MANILA, Philippines—Rosegie Ramos made a superb account of herself in her Southeast Asian Games debut.
Ramos confirmed she’s a part of Philippine weightlifting’s promising future after nabbing the bronze medal within the ladies’s 49kg occasion at Hanoi Sports Training and Competition Center in Vietnam.
The 17-year-old Zamboanga native had a complete carry of 179kg.
Surodchana Khambao of Thailand set a SEA Games file with 195kg to win the gold whereas Dinh Thi Pham of Vietnam copped silver with 183kg.
The Philippine weightlifting crew is anticipated to deliver extra medals within the coming days—one among which is from Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz.
Diaz, a cinch to assert the gold, competes within the ladies’s 55kg class on Friday.
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