Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times


John Amores has case filed by Mark Belmonte for ‘serious physical injuries’

John Amores is currently in hot water in the NCAA after figuring in a scuffle with multiple College of Saint Benilde players on Wednesday. 

However, he also has a case for “serious physical injuries” stemming from the incident involving University of the Philippines commit Mark Belmonte.

In a letter retrieved by Tiebreaker Times from a source, UP has already sent a letter to JRU president Dr. Vicente Katigbak Fabella for the “mauling incident” involving Belmonte and Amores on July 26, 2022 in a UCBL Preseason.

Belmonte suffered a gum fracture, teeth dislocation, and mouth lacerations. He also had to undergo an operation at Philippine General Hospital after the game.

The case was filed with the Office of the City Prosecutor of Quezon City on September 7, 2022.

During the game, Belmonte and Amores were jockeying for position.

Belmonte threw a short elbow to the chest of Amores. Amores then retaliated by hitting Belmonte with an elbow to his back.

As the JRU player tried to drag Belmonte up by the collar of his jersey, he swung a huge right that connected with the face of a prone Belmonte.

JRU has yet to respond to the letter, according to a source closely monitoring the situation.

CSB, meanwhile, is also pondering on filing a case against Amores.

#ReadMore  UAAP 85 WVB: La Salle escapes UST in epic opening weekend encounter
Written By

You May Also Like


Christian Standhardinger was selected first overall once more in the PBA All-Star Game Draft on Monday night at the TV5 Media Center in Pasig....


Mark Barroca and Japeth Aguilar will be headlining the 2024 PBA All-Star. The decorated veterans topped the fan voting and will therefore serve as...


University of the Philippines president Jijil Jimenez hosted a significant meeting on Monday. The gathering brought together key officials, including University of the Philippines...


Another one of Mapua University’s prodigal sons is coming home. Cyril Gonzales has left the University of the Philippines and is set to be...


After a season at University of the Philippines, Luis Pablo has decided to come home to his green roots. The NCAA Season 98 Juniors...


Colegio de San Juan has scored a blue-chip recruit. Chris Hubilla will no longer head to University of the Philippines for college, instead committing...


The National Collegiate Athletic Association of the Philippines (NCAA) is contemplating a significant calendar shift for its centennial season, particularly concerning the seniors’ basketball...


Elite programs always have a Plan B. Having missed out on Jared Bahay, University of the Philippines swiftly moved on as it was able...