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Pilipino Star
Turkey, New Zealand out: Canada, France dispute Rio slotengaged the Canadians in a nip-and-tuck battle before succumbing at the finish
Turkey, New Zealand out: Canada, France dispute Rio slot
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
engaged the Canadians in a nip-and-tuck battle before succumbing at the finish upon the exit of big men Robert Loe and Mika Vukona on fouls. With Loe and Vukona gone, the Canadians moved in for the kill at the paint and roared to within a game... Read more
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16d
Pilipino Star
Canada plays nz in other semis duel Batum reinforces France vs TurkeyJoseph, Tyler Ennis and Philip Scrubb versus Kiwi backcourt men Corey Webster,
Canada plays nz in other semis duel Batum reinforces France vs Turkey
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
Joseph, Tyler Ennis and Philip Scrubb versus Kiwi backcourt men Corey Webster, Tai Jack Webster and Ili Shea. Isaac Fotu, Mika Vukona and Robert Loe, meanwhile, are likely to take on Canadian NBA center Tristan Thompson. Canada and New Zealand... Read more
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17d
Pilipino Star
All-out war looms as FIBA Olympic qualifer down to Final 4Joseph, Tyler Ennis and Philip Scrubb versus Kiwi backcourt men Corey Webster,
All-out war looms as FIBA Olympic qualifer down to Final 4
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
Joseph, Tyler Ennis and Philip Scrubb versus Kiwi backcourt men Corey Webster, Tai Jack Webster and Ili Shea. Isaac Fotu, Mika Vukona and Robert Loe, meanwhile, are likely to take on Canadian NBA center Tristan Thompson. Canada and New Zealand... Read more
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17d
Otago Daily Times
Tall Blacks come up shortthe Tall Blacks were defying their height disadvantage with outstanding work on
Tall Blacks come up short
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
the Tall Blacks were defying their height disadvantage with outstanding work on the boards. Isaac Fotu (10 rebounds) and Mika Vukona (12 boards) combined for 14 offensive rebounds, smartly tipping out loose balls to perimeter shooters for open... Read more
17d
The New Zealand Herald
Mammoth effort falls short for Tall Blacksthe Tall Blacks were defying their height disadvantage with outstanding work on
Mammoth effort falls short for Tall Blacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the Tall Blacks were defying their height disadvantage with outstanding work on the boards. Isaac Fotu (10 rebounds) and Mika Vukona (12 boards) combined for 14 offensive rebounds, smartly tipping out loose balls to perimeter shooters for open... Read more
17d
Manila Standard Today
Gilas PH bows outto New Zealand, 89-80, Wednesday night at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
Gilas PH bows out
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 days ago
to New Zealand, 89-80, Wednesday night at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Gilas PH's Andray Blatche against NZ's Mika Vukona Brothers Tai and Cory Webster dominated from start to finish and did damage from all over the floor to lead the... Read more
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18d
Pilipino Star
Tall Blacks’ 'Haka' dance spices up Gilas tussleon an easy layup by Corey Webster and breakaway jam by Thomas Abercrombie from
Tall Blacks’ 'Haka' dance spices up Gilas tussle
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
on an easy layup by Corey Webster and breakaway jam by Thomas Abercrombie from a steal. From 15-17 down, Tai Webster and Mika Vukona scored six straight points, and the Kiwis carried a four-point lead over into the next quarter. They appeared to... Read more
19d
Rappler
New Zealand ‘not intimidated’ by expected hostile crowd vs Gilason Philippine crowd, Gilas guards) The relatively young team, whose average ag
New Zealand ‘not intimidated’ by expected hostile crowd vs Gilas
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
on Philippine crowd, Gilas guards) The relatively young team, whose average age is 25 years old, will be led by veteran Mika Vukona as well as USA NCAA Division I player Tai Webster, guard Corey Webster, and forward Isaac Fotu. Though the kind... Read more
19d
Philboxing
NEW ZEALAND TALL BLACKS READY FOR VITAL GAME AGAINST GILAS PILIPINASTall Blacks �match up reasonably well against Gilas Pilipinas who �size-wise co
NEW ZEALAND TALL BLACKS READY FOR VITAL GAME AGAINST GILAS PILIPINAS
Philboxing / Posted 19 days ago
Tall Blacks �match up reasonably well against Gilas Pilipinas who �size-wise compare to us pretty well� with Isaac Fotu and Mika Vukona �always play bigger than the stat sheet might suggest. It will be a big battle� against naturalized player Andray... Read more
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19d
CBC.ca
Can Thompson, Joseph lead Canadian men's basketball team to Rio?to make their first Olympics since 2004, including eight returning players from
Can Thompson, Joseph lead Canadian men's basketball team to Rio?
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
to make their first Olympics since 2004, including eight returning players from the 2014 FIBA World Cup Basketball roster. Mika Vukona is one of the returnees, averaging 7.2 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 1.3 steals per game at the 2014 tournament,... Read more
20d
Otago Daily Times
Tall Blacks ready to goteams - size wise they compare to us pretty well, they might still be a little
Tall Blacks ready to go
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
teams - size wise they compare to us pretty well, they might still be a little bit bigger, but guys like Isaac Fotu and Mika Vukona always play bigger than the stat sheet might suggest, it will be a big battle." With 16,000 in the sold out Mall... Read more
20d
The New Zealand Herald
Tall Blacks ready for Philippines openerMika Vukona during the game two match between the Tall Blacks and Australia. Ph
Tall Blacks ready for Philippines opener
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Mika Vukona during the game two match between the Tall Blacks and Australia. Photo / Getty Images The Tall Blacks are all but ready for their vital opening game at the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Manila on Thursday morning against the host... Read more
22d
Inquirier.net
Gilas Pilipinas ‘a lot harder to beat,’ says New Zealand skipperNew Zealand team captain Mika Vukona during New Zealand’s media availability on
Gilas Pilipinas ‘a lot harder to beat,’ says New Zealand skipper
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
New Zealand team captain Mika Vukona during New Zealand’s media availability on Saturday at Cuneta Astrodome. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net With a slew of NBA talents led by Tony Parker, France is an easy bet to win the Fiba Olympic... Read more
27d
Rappler
Road to Manila: New Zealand announces FIBA OQT rosterAbercrombie, BJ Anthony, Everard Bartlett, Isaac Fotu, Shea Ili, Michael Karena
Road to Manila: New Zealand announces FIBA OQT roster
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
Abercrombie, BJ Anthony, Everard Bartlett, Isaac Fotu, Shea Ili, Michael Karena, Rob Loe, Jordan Ngatai, Derone Raukawa, Mika Vukona, Cory Webster, and Tai Webster. Cut from the team were forward Finn Delany and shooting guard Ethan... Read more
30d
Pilipino Star
Blatche, Changsha vets make ‘Last 12’?Zealand coach Paul Henare, on the other hand, announced yesterday his final 12
Blatche, Changsha vets make ‘Last 12’?
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
Zealand coach Paul Henare, on the other hand, announced yesterday his final 12 led by World Cup veterans Everard Bartlett, Mika Vukona, Corey Webster, Tom Abercrombie, BJ Anthony, Isaac Fotu, Tai Webster and Rob Loe. Shea Ili, Derone Raukawa,... Read more
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