10 months Bicol bet bags first gold in Palaro Manilatimes |Sports
DAVAO CITY: Bicol Region trackster Leslie De Lima struck the first gold medal in the 2019 Palarong Pambansa by ruling the secondary girls 3,000m event on Monday at the University of Mindanao Sports Complex here. The shoeless De Lima clocked in 10 minutes and 22.42 seconds to defend her title anew. De Lima was 10 seconds ahead of silver finisher Camila Tubiano of Northern Mindanao (10:32.32), followed by bronze medalist Lovely Cordovilla of Central Luzon (10:38.82). “I got nervous because I did not know if I would win, but thank God I was able to breakaway in the last 250 ... more