Now we have observed a number of tennis gamers obtain marriage proposals from tennis enthusiasts at the court docket right through their suits, together with Steffi Graf and Rafael Nadal among others. However it isn’t frequently that tennis gamers suggest to their spouse at the court docket.
However that is precisely what came about after the lads’s doubles ultimate on the South East Asian Video games males’s doubles ultimate on Saturday in Manila, Philippines. In an all-Filipino ultimate, Francis Casey Alcantara and Jeson Patrombon defeated Ruben Gonzales Jr.
and Deal with Huey. Alcantara and Patrombon claimed the gold medal whilst Gonzales Jr. and Huey needed to accept the silver medal. But it surely was once Gonzales’ female friend who can have walked away with the largest prize on Saturday. After the fit, Gonzales were given down on his knee at the court docket and proposed to his female friend Michele Bumgarner, who’s a racing automotive motive force at the court docket itself.
Bumgarner accredited his proposal. 34-year-old Gonzales Jr. is these days ranked No. 210 within the ATP doubles ratings and was once ranked as prime as No. 131 in September 2018. He has gained four ATP Challenger titles and 17 ITF titles at the doubles circuit – the latest of them being the Las Vegas Challenger previous this 12 months.
Here’s wishing the newly engaged couple all of the best for his or her long term.
Excluding a SEAG silver medal, Filipino netter Ruben Gonzales Jr. additionally will get a ‘sure’ from his female friend Michele Bumgarner. 💍💍💍 @TribuneSportsPh @tribunephl #SEAGames2019 percent.twitter.com/azsTxFQNZ1 — Bea Micaller (@tribunephl_bea) December 7, 2019
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