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Indonesian or Pinoy? Australian gets confused at Kai Sotto’s nationality


What started as a troll job from Filipino basketball fans, Kai Sotto’s nationality was legitimately questioned by Australians.

After the National Basketball League announced the signing of the 18-year old, numerous Filipino netizens pretended to be Indonesian and claimed that Sotto is “Indo Pride”.

Just take a look at the pictures.

One Australian named Bevan Jonsson asked whether Kai is a Filipino or Indonesian out of confusion.
“Looking through the comments I see both Indonesians and Filipinos trying to claim him as their own. Where exactly does he come from???” he asked