February 28, 2024

Fans rally behind Des Cheng as Choco Mucho star suffers season-ending ACL tear

Fans rally behind Des Cheng as Choco Mucho star suffers season-ending ACL tear
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In a sad development, the Choco Mucho Flying Titans confirmed the worst fears of some fans that star hitter Des Cheng suffered another ACL tear.

Cheng hurt her right knee during the Flying Titans' match against the Cignal HD Spikers On Thursday. According to the Choco Mucho management, the injury will require surgery and rehabilitation.

"Management will ensure that Des is given the best possible treatment and medical care in order to get back in fighting form," the Flying Titans said in a statement.

"The team is saddened over this development, but is hopeful for her safe return."

The unfortunate development marks Cheng's second ACL injury. The former De La Salle Lady Spiker injured her left knee in college.

The whole ube community is rallying behind Cheng in another journey to recovery.

"I'm praying for your fast recovery achi Des. Rest assured that the whole ube community as well is praying for you. Come back stronger!" X (formerly Twitter) user @eloquent_worthy said in a tweet.