Calvin Abueva goes live, breaks silence on Maika Rivera issue

Calvin Abueva goes live, breaks silence on Maika Rivera issue

- Calvin Abueva opted to go live on Facebook to address the issues hounding him and Ray Parks' girlfriend

- The basketball player stated that it was Parks' girlfriend who initially threw foul words against him

- He didn't apologize to Maika but said sorry to Ray Parks

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Calvin Abueva once more became the center of controversy after rumors circulated that he disrespected the girlfriend of Ray Parks, Maika Rivera.

KAMI learned that the issue was that he called her names during a game. As this has already circulated in social media, the Phoenix player opted to air his side of the story.

In a Facebook live, Abueva explained that it was Maika who made the first move. However, a video of Ray Parks showed that Ray was simply irked at the incident and may not have also heard Abueva's side.

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According to Abueva, Maika called him a monkey and even uttered f-u towards him.

Abueva also stated that his wife and his teammates heard and were witnesses to the incident.

In the end of his statement, he apologized to Ray Parks but he did not utter an apology towards Maika.

Here's Abueva's full statement.

Calvin Abueva is a Filipino professional basketball player. He is with Phoenix Pulse Fuel Masters. His current girlfriend is Maika Rivrea, an actress and tennis player.

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