Cendy Asusano gets gold medal in ASEAN Para Games │ GMA News Online

Paratrooper athlete Cendy Asusano added another gold to the Philippines’ medal haul in ASEAN’s 11th Para Games on Wednesday.

Asusano won its second gold in the bout as it ruled the F54 women’s shot put event. Her other gold medal came from the F54 javelin throw event.

Roland Sabido (men’s 100m backstroke S9) and Arman Dino (men’s 400m T46) added silver medals from Wednesday’s events.

Meanwhile, bronze medals were awarded to Marites Burce (women’s shot put F54), Andy Avellana (men’s high jump T42 / T63), King James Reyes (1500 men’s T46), Arnel Aba (men’s 100m butterfly S9) , Deterson Omas (para judo J1 male -60kg), Pablo Catalan Jr. and Minnie Der Cadag (mixed doubles class 10), Benedict Gaela and Andrew Arandia (men’s doubles class 9), Pablo Catalan, Jr. and Linard Sultan (men’s doubles class 9) and Russel Cundangan (para judo J1-J2 +57).

According to the tally of the Philippine Sports Commission and the Philippine Paralympic Committee, the Philippines have 14 gold, 13 silver and 29 bronze medals as of Wednesday.

—Justin Kenneth Carandang / JMB, GMA News