Ginebra coach fined for flashing dirty finger


Posted at May 18 2013 05:57 PM | Updated as of May 19 2013 08:53 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Barangay Ginebra coach Alfrancis Chua is under fire for flashing a dirty finger towards basketball fans at the height of the PBA Finals Game 2 action between the Gin Kings and the Alaska Aces last Friday.

The league has meted Chua a P10,000 fine for his action.

“This is certainly conduct unbecoming of a head coach and offensive to the sensibilities of our fans. Even if allegedly provoked, this type of behavior will not be tolerated by the league,” the PBA said in an announcement

Chua reportedly flashed a dirty finger at the fans and officials seated behind the Alaska bench.

The Gin Kings suffered its second straight loss in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup finals, bowing to the Aces in Game 2, 104-90.