Here is the 31st Dubai International Basketball Championship live streaming video of the clash between the Mighty Sports Philippines and the team UAE which will take place at the Shabab Al Ahli Sports Club in Dubai, UAE. The game time is at 11:00 PM (PHI time) on January 23, 2020.
Note: Live streaming will start at 11:00 PM (PHI time). Scroll down below to watch the video.
Mighty Sports Philippines road to glory in Dubai will start tonight and right-off the bat they’ll be facing the host country’s national team, the United Arab Emirates basketball squad.
The first time Mighty Sports announced that they’ll be flying back to Dubai to participate in the 31st Dubai International Basketball Championship, Pinoy fans went frenzy and one of the reasons is Kai Sotto.
However, the 7-foot-2 Gilas cadet unable to join the coach Charles Tiu-led squad due to issues in logistic and to his schedule. Still, team Philippines is loaded with strong young guns that will attract Pinoys in UAE to flock the arena.
“We’re all hoping we can bring more excitement to the Filipinos in the Emirates so we hope we can hurdle our first two games,” said team owner Alex Wongchuking.
Likewise, there’s a minor concern with regards to the injured hand of former Gilas Pilipinas player Andray Blatche.
“Andray’s been hurt,” said coach Charles Tiu. “His hand’s been bothering him since he arrived but hopefully we can get him healthy in time cause it’s gonna be a tough tournament for us.”
Yet, the NBA veteran assured fans that he’ll be ready for the upcoming battle.
“I’ll be fine. This injury’s nothing. All we want is to win the championship,” said Blatche.