By way of Michael Angelo S. Murillo
PHL breaches 100-medal mark in SEA Video games 2019
THE PHILIPPINES persisted to roll within the 30th Southeast Asian Video games, breaching the 100-medal mark simply 4 days into the contest.
Impediment path racing, weightlifting and taking pictures delivered gold medals for the host nation with silver and bronze medals coming in from garden bowls, impediment path racing, gymnastics and muay thai, as of this writing, to push the rustic’s overall medal to 110 — 54 of that have been gold.
The Philippine OCR group made a rousing debut by way of choosing up two golds early on Wednesday within the 400-meter blended group help (Kyle Antolin, Kaizen dela Serna, Monolito Divina and Deanna Moncada) and blended group relay (Diana Buhler, Jeffrey Reginio, Klymille Kim Rodriguez and Nathaniel Sanchez) in competitions held on the Filinvest Town in Alabang, Muntinlupa.
The group then adopted it up with 1-2 end within the ladies’s person 100m tournament with Rochelle Suarez (46.70) and Milky Mae Tejares (47.88) annexing the gold and silver medals, respectively.
Within the males’s 100m tournament, Kevin Jeffrey Pascua seized the gold with a time of 29.92 seconds. Teammate Mark Julius Rodelas received the bronze.
In weightlifting, Kristel Macrohon gave the second one gold from the game by way of ruling the ladies’s 71-kg department on the Ninoy Aquino Stadium in Manila.
Twenty-three-year-old Macrohon adopted up at the gold medal victory of Olympian Hidilyn Diaz on Monday, lifting 216 kg (93 kg within the grab and 123 kg within the blank and jerk) to edge favourite Thi Van Nguyen, who had a complete raise of 214 kg (92 kg within the grab and 122 kg within the blank and jerk).
Indonesian Tsabitha Ramadan settled for the bronze medal with a complete raise of 203 kg.
“I’m so crushed. I didn’t be expecting this since the Vietnamese lifter is actually the No. 1 within the department. I assumed I may just simplest win a silver. However Hidilyn impressed me to head for the gold,” a jubilant Ms. Macrohon stated after her golden efficiency.
The rustic’s shooters, for his or her phase, had a golden double with Marly Martir successful the ladies’s WA 15 Precision Pistol Route tournament and becoming a member of forces with Franchette Shayne Quiroz and Elvie Baldivino to most sensible the ladies’s WA 1500 PPC Staff tournament.
CUE ARTISTS OFF TO A GOOD START
In the meantime, billiards avid gamers Rubilen Amit and Efren “Bata” Reyes made it a successful debut on this yr’s version of the SEA Video games.
Ms. Amit bucked a gradual begin to edge Siripaporn Nuanthakhamjan of Thailand, 7-5, on Wednesday within the ladies’s 10-ball singles on the Manila Lodge Tent.
The more than one 8-ball and 9-ball SEA Video games champion crawled out a 4-Zero hollow by way of successful the following 3 racks and sustained her momentum after a 5-all tie to advance to the semifinals.
Additionally advancing to the semifinals was once billiards legend Reyes, who ruled Thailand’s Thongchai Punawee, 100 to 37, within the 1-cushion carom quarterfinals.
In males’s soccer, the Philippine Underneath-22 group bowed out of the event regardless of beating Timor Leste, 6-1, in its ultimate sport in staff play on the Biñan Soccer Stadium in Laguna.
The win went for naught as Cambodia defeated Malaysia, 3-1, within the different Workforce A fit, sending the previous to the following spherical.
The Younger Azkals have been hoping to overcome Timor Leste and for the Cambodia-Malaysia sport to finish in a draw to advance to the semifinals.
Stephan Schrock, Amani Aguinaldo (hat trick), Mar Diano and Dylan de Bruycker accounted for the objectives of the Philippines in opposition to Timor Leste.
PHILIPPINES AS BEST SEA GAMES ORGANIZER
Took numerous flak within the lead-up and early into the Video games over what have been deemed to be its shaky dealing with of its affairs, the Philippine Southeast Asia Video games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) were given some type of “redemption” after its efforts have been known on the contemporary Sports activities Trade Awards Asia for “organizing the most efficient SEA Video games.”
A sports activities trade convention and awards platform, Sports activities Trade Awards (SPIA) Asia, held on the Grand Hyatt Lodge in Bonifacio World Town in Taguig from Dec. 2 to a few, acknowledges and celebrates Asia’s Best 10 in 25 distinct awards classes together with the Asia’s Absolute best Sportsman and Asia’s Absolute best Sports activities Lady class, with Gold, Silver, and Bronze being awarded to the most efficient performers.
SPIA CEO Eric Gottschalk in my opinion passed the award to the PHISGOC Chairman Alan Peter Cayetano and PHISGOC Leader Running Officer Ramon Suzara.
if(f.fbq)go back;n=f.fbq=serve as()n.callMethod?