The two national teams will hold an exhibition game for the benefit of the victims of typhoon Ondoy on Monday, October 5 at the Araneta Coliseum. Smart Gilas is composed of collegiate stars, while Powerade Team Pilipinas will be banered by PBA giants.
Acording to Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas executive director Noli Eala, the fundraiser, entitled “Pinoy Basketbol Kakampi Niyo”, will also pit a selection of UAAP and NCAA cagers against the amateur stars of the PBL and Liga Pilipinas.
Ticket prices are P200 for patron/ringside, P100 for lower box and P50 for upper A. Upper B and bleachers, on the other hand, will be free of charge.