Tag: Kai Zachary Sotto

Is Kai Sotto already 7’2″?

Kai Sotto with 7'1 Isaiah Austin

Isaiah Austin’s 2014 NBA Draft Combine Measurements are 6’11.50″ height without shoes and 7’0.50″ height with shoes. If you look at the picture above Kai Sotto is really 7’2″ height with shoes standing beside Philippines naturalization candidate Isaiah Austin.

Philippines U16 generation definitely not your father’s Batang Gilas

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FIBA reports that 2001-02-born U16 Philippines generation definitely not your father’s Batang Gilas. Basketball fans looking forward to the FIBA U16 Asia Championship 2017 should brace themselves for a very uncommon sight – namely a Philippines team that could tower over their…

Meet 6’7 Raven Cortez & 6’8 Geo Chiu

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Fox Sports Asia reports about Batang Gilas’s other giants – 6’7 Raven Cortez & 6’8 Geo Chiu. Much has been written about gentle giant Kai Sotto, and deservingly so. At 6’11 and just 14 years old, Sotto is projected to be one…

14 years old 7’1″ Liu Zewen(Chinese little Yao Ming)

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According to The Chinese News, 2.16 m boy to be Yao Ming successor and will lead the men’s basketball team return to the peak. Perhaps the most familiar with NBA in the Chinese star everyone will think of Yao Ming, Wang Zhizhi, Yi Jianlian…

Kai Sotto now stands 6’11” – and still growing

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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…

6’11 Kai Sotto tallies 8 points, 14 rebounds and 4 blocks as Ateneo Blue Eaglets nip FEU Baby Tams

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According to Spin, Blue Eaglets nip Baby Tams to force playoff for second place, twice-to-beat edge in Final Four. JOAQUIN Manuel scored 18 points and connected on a crucial triple late in the game to lift Ateneo to a 75-70 victory…

6’10 Kai Sotto to play for Batang Gilas in SEABA U-16 Manila

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According to Interaksyon, 6’10″ teenager Kai Sotto to play for Batang Gilas in SEABA U-16 in Manila, says dad. Filipino fans will finally get a glimpse of the towering 14-year-old project player Kai Sotto as he will suit up for the Philippine…

Potential is written all over the 6-foot-11 frame of 14-year old Kai Sotto

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Fox Sports Asia reports that Kai Sotto shows glimpse of potential. Kai, the son of former PBA big man Ervin Sotto, has embraced the massive pressure of reaching his maximum potential. Slowly but surely. Just this weekend, Kai showcased a glimpse of…

Twin Tower for Batang Gilas in Asia U-16 junior tourney

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Philippine Star reports that Gilas enlists Twin Tower for Asia U-16 junior tiff. The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas welcomes 2017 hopeful of bright prospects, including one for the Batang Gilas team to be bannered by two young behemoths in Kai Sotto and…

6’7 15 years old Carl Tamayo and 6’10 14 years old Ethan Kirkness

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Photo Credit: Hazel Siy 6’7 Carl Tamayo, 6’10 Ethan Kirkness and 6’11 Kai Sotto to man the paint for the Batang Gilas in next year FIBA Asia U-16 Tournament?

6’10 Ethan Kirkness and 6’11 Kai Sotto

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6’10 Fil-Aussie Ethan Kirkness and 6’11 Kai Sotto, they are both 14 years old and the future frontcourt partner of the Batang Gilas and Gilas Pilipinas along with 6’9 Fil-Nigerian A.J. Edu and 6’10 Jeremiah Pangalangan.

SJ Belangel had 20 points and 15 rebounds, while 6’10 Kai Sotto played limited minutes in his UAAP debut as Ateneo beat University of Santo Tomas

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According to Spin, SJ Belangel had 20 points and 15 rebounds, while 6’10 Kai Sotto played limited minutes in his UAAP debut as Ateneo beat University of Santo Tomas. SJ BELANGEL had 20 points and 15 rebounds, while Kai Sotto played limited…