FIRST GOLD

Teammates throw Jylyn Nicanor in the air to celebrate the Philippines’ first gold medal in fencing in the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the World Trade Center in Pasay City on Thursday (December 5, 2019).  Nicanor came from behind to beat Indonesia’s Diah Permatasi, 15-14, in the women’s individual sabre event.  JESS ESCAROS, JR / PNA – NORTHBOUNDASIA.COM