THE DAY IN PHOTOS: November 28, 2019
Here are the day's big stories in photos.
All out support
A Thailand floorball team fan gestures as he watches the game against Singapore during the women's preliminary round match at the 30th South East Asian Games in Manila, Philippines on Wednesday. The country is hosting the SEA games that officially opens on Nov. 30-Dec. 11. Singapore won 4-1. Aaron Favila, AP
A male Philippine eagle named Geothermica is seen in an enclosure at Jurong Bird Park in Singapore on Wednesday. Singapore unveiled two Philippine eagles at its main aviary November 27, the first breeding pair of the critically endangered raptors to be brought outside their native country as part of a conservation plan. Roslan Rahman, AFP
PNP prepares for SEA Games
Members of the Philippine National Police inspect buses provided by the Yanson Group of companies (Ceres Transport), to be utilized for the upcoming SEA Games, at the NCRPO Grandstand in Camp Bagong Diwa, Taguig City on Thursday. The Eastern and Southern Police Districts and Aviation Security Group will be provided one bus each, 2 for the Manila Police District and 3 for the Regional Mobile Force Battalion. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News
Go for goal!
Philippines' Gabriella Sicat, left, passes the ball during their 1st round robin water polo women's match against Thailand at the 30th South East Asian Games at the New Clark City Sports Complex, Tarlac on Thursday. Thailand won 32-5. Aaron Favila, AP
Provisions for Thai delegates
Athletes arriving from Thailand receive provisions from a representative at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 in Parañaque City on Thursday. Around 8,750 athletes from 11 countries will compete for 4,800 medals in 56 different sporting events during the 2019 SEA Games from November 30 to December 11. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News
When the moon and planets align
A rare lunar and planetary alignment at sunset is seen from Quezon City on Thursday. The picture shows a thin waxing crescent moon lining up with the planets Jupiter in the middle and Venus looking shinier and bigger in appearance from the Earth. Gigie Cruz, ABS-CBN News
SEA Games: Philippines beats Thailand in water polo
Vincent Sicat (6) grabs the ball against goalkeeper Chanokhan Kaewmanee (1) of Thailand during their match in SEA Games water polo at New Clark City Aquatics Center in Capas town, Tarlac on Thursday. The Philippines downed Thailand 7-4 to secure its first victory in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News