Are Filipino basketball players getting taller?

Many hope the Philippines' basketball team is about to get a boost from a national growth spurt.

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    People in the Philippines love basketball and wish their team played better.

    Many feel it's the country's short stature that's holding it back.

    But is a nationwide "growth spurt" about to change that?

     

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Manila.


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