Kelra Apologizes for Homophobic Feedback After Backlash From Cell Legends Neighborhood
The star rookie of Omega Esports, Duane “Kelra” Pillas apologized for his homophobic feedback. His apology was posted on his official Fb web page the place he promised to be conscious of his phrases sooner or later. Not too long ago, a TikTok video the place Kelra made unsavory statements concerning the dynamic duo of Blacklist Worldwide, Johnmar “OhMyV33nus” Villaluna and James “Sensible” Del Rosario went viral. Whereas the unique video is now not obtainable, the clip has been uploaded and posted on varied social media platforms. As a result of his controversial statements, Kelra obtained heavy backlash from the Cell Legends and the LGBTQ communities.
Kelra beneath fireplace for homophobic statements concerning the favored VeeWise duo
Kelra is without doubt one of the star rookies of Cell Legends Skilled League (MPL) Philippines (PH) who helped Execration safe its championship title within the Cell Legends Southeast Asia Cup (MSC) 2021. The younger prodigy is at present beneath fireplace for his controversial feedback in a brief video that has been circulating across the Cell Legends neighborhood.
The video originated from a TikTok publish made by the person @secsipa. Kelra was reportedly heard saying unsavory sexual feedback concerning the VeeWise duo whereas taking part in with the Indonesian RRQ squad. The TikTok video is now not obtainable however the clip has been uploaded on different social media platforms.
Loads of followers identified his mistake and went to Twitter to publish their issues concerning Kelra’s homophobic statements. One of many MPL shoutcasters, Theo “Uomi” Ignacio, acknowledged that bullying the professional participant won’t assist him do higher.
“Bullying the child will not assist the trigger. A part of educating individuals is giving the house to study,” acknowledged Uomi.
Kelra posted an apology assertion on his official Fb web page on fifteenth Aug 2021. He admitted that what he mentioned was out of line and he apologizes to the neighborhood particularly to the VeeWise duo. He additionally added that he has messaged each OhMyV33nus and Sensible to say sorry.
“I promise to be a greater individual and I’ll attempt to be a very good position mannequin as knowledgeable participant,” Kelra acknowledged.
Omega Esports and MPL PH are but to make any statements concerning the problem. It’s nonetheless not confirmed whether or not Kelra will obtain any type of sanctions for his actions.