Anne Curtis to face NBA's Derrick Rose at PH event
MANILA -- NBA superstar Derrick Rose can expect one of his fans, actress Anne Curtis, in full "D Rose" gear as she faces him on the basketball court on Sunday.
The Chicago Bulls player and the Kapamilya star will meet during the Philippine stop of his "D Rose Tour" at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on September 15.
Rose, the 2011 NBA Most Valuable Player, will watch the finals of the adidas 3-on-3 tournament between the top high school teams in Southeast Asia.
Curtis, in a post on image-sharing service Instagram on Saturday, expressed excitement about getting to play with Rose, whom she met in 2010 during a film shoot in the United States.
She shared a photo of him with Rose, as well as actress Claudine Barretto, captioned: "The first time I met Derrick Rose was when we were shooting along Rodeo Drive."
"[Richard Gutierrez] took the pic of me and Ate Clau with him! Then tomorrow I'll be playing basketball with him at the @adidasph #drosetour waaaaah! I'M SO EXCITED!" she said.
In a another post, Curtis said she is "all ready" to meet Rose, as she showed a cap, a pair of shoes and a shirt, all from Adidas' D Rose line of merchandise.