Friday, October 19, 2018
Close  
  • share this

Troy Rosario avoids serious injury after scary fall

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 06:03 PM February 08, 2018

TNT forward Troy Rosario stretchered off after a bad landing during a game against Phoenix at Mall of Asia Arena. Mark Giongco/INQUIRER.net

Troy Rosario showed no signs of serious injury after the TNT forward suffered a nasty fall in their game against Phoenix Wednesday at Mall of Asia Arena.

Rosario, though, suffered a wound on his chin that needed stitches.

ADVERTISEMENT

“He’s okay. These are good signs, no fracture or dislocation,” said TNT coach Nash Racela in Filipino. “There’s a big wound, and the doctors will just observe him because he really fell hard.”

READ: Troy Rosario stretchered off after hard fall 

FEATURED STORIES

Rosario fell face first to the floor with just 24 seconds into the fourth quarter. He was stretched off the floor with a brace securing his neck and was rushed to Makati Medical Center for observation.

TNT lost Phoenix, 74-72, after Doug Kramer made the game-winner with seconds to spare.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Jia Morado, PBA Philippine Cup, Sports, TNT KaTropa
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.