SEA Games: Wong claims silver in wushu


Posted at Aug 21 2017 04:57 PM


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Team Philippines claimed another silver medal in the 29th Southeast Asian Games on Monday, this time for wushu.

Agatha Wong finished in second place after scoring 9.65 in women's taijijian (straight two-edged sword). 

Indonesia got the gold with 9.68 points, while Malaysia settled for bronze with 9.64 points

It was the first medal won by the Philippine wushu team in the Kuala Lumpur Games.

Earlier Monday, Pinoys Nikko Huelgas and Kim Mangrobang completed a sweep of the triathlon gold medals.

The Philippines, now ranked sixth overall in the medal tally, has 3 gold, 5 silver and 5 bronze medals as of Monday afternoon.

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