MANILA, Philippines – Relationship rumors between Kobe Paras and Erika Poturnak intensified following the basketball player’s recent birthday greeting to Erika.
In a series of Instagram stories on Monday, October 10, Kobe shared pictures of them hugging and kissing each other.
The birthday greeting comes after the rumored couple stirred breakup speculations in late September, after eagle-eyed fans noticed that the two had unfollowed each other on Instagram – only for them to follow each other again the same day.
Kobe and Erika have been embroiled in relationship rumors since June, after the two were first spotted together on a beach trip with friends.
The two have yet to confirm or deny the speculations, but both have been posting photos of each other on their respective social media accounts.
Erika, 21, is the daughter of actress Ina Raymundo. She is currently in college, studying at the Berklee College of Music in the United States.
Kobe, 24, is a professional basketball player who last played for Japan’s Niigata Albirex BB club. In May, his team announced that he would be a free agent in the Japan Professional Basketball League. He is the son of celebrities Benjie Paras and Jackie Foster. – Rappler.com