Alberto Batungbacal narrowly beat Ianiko Limfilipino for the gold medal of the men's 200-meter breastroke with a time of 2:22.14, .14 seconds faster than the silver medalist
's time of 2:22.28.
Ramirez said Diaz, a silver medalist
in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be getting an initial package amounting to PHP2 million.
2017 SEA Games silver medalist
John Chicano, a SEA Games silver medalist
in 2017 and 2018 Asian Games veteran Kim Kilgroe of the Philippine triathlon team emerged victorious in the National Age-Group Triathlon (NAGT) 2019 series opener at San Bernardino inside Subic Bay Freeport yesterday.
Meanwhile, 2018 India Open silver medalist
Sonia (57 kg) and 2012 World Championship bronze medalist Kavita Chahal (81 kg) assured bronze for India in the tournament.
Among those who won't join the traditional parade of teams are 2014 Incheon Asian Games silver medalist
Daniel Parantac and Agatha Krystenzen Wong, who bagged a gold and silver medal in taolu (forms) at the 2017 Malaysia Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur last year.
World 1,500m silver medallist Timothy Cheruiyot, Olympic 800m bronze medallist Margaret Nyairera and Africa 10,000m silver medalist
Wilfred Kimitei have been promoted by the Kenya Prisons Service to the rank of Corporal.
Taiwanese athletes, including 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade gold medalist for the Men's 100m dash- Yang Chun-han, the Men's 400m Hurdles silver medalist
Chen Chieh, and the Asian record holder for Men's Javelin Throw Cheng Chao-tsun will be participating in the upcoming Taiwan Athletics Open.
Afaf Fatima while Rs 200,000 each to silver medalist
in MBBS Ms.
Allyson Felix, Four-time Olympic gold and two-time silver medalist
; track and field
The 11 hopefuls racing at British Rowing's National Training Centre in Caversham near Reading include world silver medalist
Graeme Thomas and GB U-23 cap and Cardiff University graduate Tom Barras in open weight men's singles.
Valeria Korobova (Russia) - Silver Medalist
of 2014 World Championship
World Championship silver medalist
Lidya Chepkurui of Kenya and bronze medalist Sofia Assefa of Ethiopia will give Chemos a challenge.