KAI SOTTO RENEWS VOW TO JOIN GILAS PILIPINAS AHEAD OF 2023 FIBA WORLD CUP
Kai Sotto renewed his commitment to Gilas Pilipinas ahead of the 2023 FIBA World Cup, which will be hosted by the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia.
In a virtual conference with the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, Sotto said he is officially joining Gilas Pilipinas.
“I’m really looking forward na makasama ulit ang aking former teammates and ang mga PBA players na iniidolo ko dati pa,” Sotto said.
Sotto said committing to the national team is special for him, especially with the country hosting basketball’s biggest event in three years.
SBP program director Tab Baldwin welcomed Sotto’s willingness to represent the country.
“We all can’t wait to welcome Kai back into the Gilas fold and take the next step forward toward 2023 with him,” he said.