According to ABS-CBN, when his story went viral in 2016, Kai Sotto was “just” 6’9″. Now a year after, he stands 6’11” – and still growing.
There are not that many Filipinos who can claim to be taller – or even come close – than three-time PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo.
One of those few, just so happens to be a 14-year-old.
Kai Sotto, Ateneo de Manila High School’s prized prospect, is now listed at six-feet and 11-inches. Yes, that’s one inch taller than San Miguel’s franchise player who stands at 6’10”, according to FIBA.
The UAAP 79 Juniors Rookie of the Year and NBTC All-Star confirmed the development himself. “Totoo po. Nung sinukat namin, 6’11” talaga,” he said, talking about the biometrics done by the league.
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