- Rendon Labador extended his congratulations and a formal apology to former Smart Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes
- The apology came following the team's historic gold medal win at the Asian Games 2023 Men's Basketball finals
- The influencer offered a formal apology to Coach Chot and his family, acknowledging that he had been outspoken and critical in the past
- Furthermore, he praised Coach Chot for his courage in facing the criticism and for ultimately stepping down from his position
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In a heartfelt Instagram post, social media influencer Rendon Labador extended his congratulations and a formal apology to former Smart Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes following the team's historic gold medal win at the Asian Games 2023 Men's Basketball finals. The victory marked the Philippines' first gold medal in Men's Basketball at the Asian Games in 61 years.
Rendon, who had previously been a vocal critic of Coach Chot Reyes, took to social media to acknowledge the team's remarkable achievement and express his newfound respect and admiration for the former coach.
In his Instagram post, Labador stated, "Congratulations GILAS #TeamPilipinas!!! Coach Chot Reyes lablab na tayo!" The use of the term "lablab" is an informal expression of affection and reconciliation.
The influencer went on to offer a formal apology to Coach Chot Reyes, acknowledging that he had been outspoken and critical in the past. He admitted that his words may have been hurtful and expressed his regret for any pain he may have caused Coach Reyes and his family. He praised Coach Reyes for his courage in facing the criticism and for ultimately stepping down from his position.
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The influencer ended his message by saluting Coach Chot Reyes for his sacrifices and bravery.
Here is Rendon’s full post:
“Congratulations GILAS #TeamPilipinas!!! Coach Chot Reyes lablab na tayo!
”Ito ay pormal na pag hingi ko ng paumanhin kay coach Chot Reyes na nasita natin at nakapag sabi tayo ng mga salitang nakaka #SampalNgKatotohanan, aminado akong masakit talaga ako mag salita kaya ako na mismo ang hihingi ng paumanhin sayo at sa iyong pamilya. Humanga ako sa ginawa mong pag bibitiw sa pwesto at matapang mo paring hinarap ang mga pambabatikos na ibinabato sayo. Saludo ako sayo Coach Chot Reyes!!!
“Dahil sa iyong sakripisyo at katapangan nanalo tayong lahat, nanalo ang Pilipino, nanalo ang Pilipinas,” Rendon posted.
Rendon Labador is a social media personality and motivational speaker. He has been very expressive when it comes to his opinions. He has also crossed swords with many celebrities due to his pronouncements.
In a previous report by KAMI, Rendon Labador escalated his feud with Ion Perez as he challenged the latter to a physical fight. It all began due to Rendon’s critique of Ion and Vice Ganda’s controversial cake-eating scene on ‘It’s Showtime.' According to Rendon, he is challenging Ion to a fistfight due to the latter’s IG story that allegedly contained subtle jabs directed at him. Ion has not yet responded to Rendon's challenge.
Earlier, Xian Gaza’s post about Mimiyuuuh and Rendon caught the attention of his followers. In his post, Xian shared his realization after looking closely at the two internet personalities’ pictures. As per Xian, he noticed that Mimiyuuuh and Rendon look alike. The businessman and influencer also wrote frank remarks in the comments section.
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