In this Jones Cup 2015 update report, we will see who won the gold, silver and bronze medals. We will also see the current Jones Cup 2015 team standings.
There is still much to be said about Jones Cup 2015, even as the Iran team finally got its fifth Jones Cup trophy.
The powerhouse, Iran team, beat Russia, 78-54, closing its run for the medal with a gold last Saturday at the Xinchuang Gymnasium, New Taipei City.
Gary David let the team Philippines with 22 points, making sure they secure the second position, earning them them silver medal. Power shooter, Terrence Romeo, had to sit out this crucial game due to an injury in their tough fight against the champions last week.
Jason Castro made 15 points with 4 assists.
In an interview with local newspaper, Manila Times, Philippines team coach, Tab Baldwin said, “With all the circumstances, I’m pleased with the second-place finish. It’s respectable. It’s not really want you want, but we take the most of it. And there are many positives.”
The loss paved the way for Chinese Taipei (Blue) to land on Bronze, regardless of the outcome of their fight with South Korea, ending in 80-73.
The US team lost to New Zealand with 3-5 team standing results.
Russia lost to Japan and ended up in the fourth place.
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