Ravena wants to move on

first_imgKiefer Ravena answers questions from the press. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOKiefer Ravena is hoping to put the controversy over his leaked photos behind him, saying he just wants to keep his focus on basketball.Ravena, who made his debut for Alab Pilipinas last Sunday, has apologized for the hurt he caused his family, friends and girlfriend Alyssa Valdez over his lewd photos and sexually explicit conversations on Viber that spread online.ADVERTISEMENT Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite LATEST STORIES Presidency bid needs ‘deep reflection’ – Sara Duterte READ: Ravena returns to hardcourtWhile he had granted several interviews since he arrived in Manila last week, it was the first time that Ravena tackled the issue head on.The former Ateneo star said he made a mistake in “engaging” in the conversations with another person, screenshots of which ended up all over the internet.“I want to apologize for what happened. I’m very sorry for entertaining (the conversation with another person) and it ended up this way,” Ravena said.READ: Fellow Atenean nabbed over leak of Ravena’s lewd photos ADVERTISEMENT View comments SpaceX launches, destroys rocket in astronaut escape test Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town Ravena has filed a case against a former Ateneo student, who was arrested in an entrapment operation for allegedly leaking the photos and trying to extort money from him.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Dozens wounded as Iraqi protesters up pressure on government On the edge of America, census begins in a tiny Alaska town Panelo: Duterte only wants to emulate strong political will of Marcos Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Canadian military mobilized to help Newfoundland dig out FEU going all out as UAAP Final Four ‘anybody’s game’ READ: Ravena apologizes for photo scandal: ‘I made a mistake’ “This is the last time I’ll talk about this. I just want to focus on basketball, to move on,” said Ravena Tuesday in an interview with select reporters.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return“Of course, I won’t be able to stop other people from saying things but I’d like to apologize to all I affected. I just want to move forward in terms of my career, my relationships with other people. Hopefully in time, everything will be OK.”Ravena returned to the hardcourt after a hand injury and dropped 16 points in Alab Pilipinas’ 67-77 loss to Singapore on the road in their best-of-three semifinals series. Palace: Crisis over ABC-CBN franchise unlikely MOST READ last_img