Arafura Games 2019 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Arafura Games 2019


Tankers push PH gold tally to 28 in 2019 Arafura Games Day 3

Apr 30, 2019 - 12:39 PM

All 6 gold medalists from the Philippine swimming team pull off record-breaking feats

SURPASSING EXPECTATIONS. Philippine swimming contributes the most gold medals in the 2019 Arafura Games. Photo from Team Phil Arafura Games 2019 Facebook

PH swimming anchors 8-gold haul in 2019 Arafura Games Day 2

Apr 29, 2019 - 3:55 PM

Joshua Del Rio and John Paul Elises shatter Arafura Games records in the swimming competition

MULTIPLE MEDALISTS. Philippine swimming gives the delegation 5 gold medals in Day 2 of the 2019 Arafura Games. Photo from Team Philippines Arafura Games 2019 Facebook

Hidilyn Diaz niece cops Arafura weightlifting silver

Apr 27, 2019 - 3:01 PM

Fifteen-year-old Kate Diaz bags the Philippines’ first medal in the 2019 Arafura Games

PROMISING. Kate Diaz also hopes to make the cut in this year’s Southeast Asian Games. Photo from Team Philippines-Arafura Games Facebook page

PH pins medal hopes on muay thai, boxing in 2019 Arafura Games

Apr 26, 2019 - 2:17 PM

Young boxers and muay thai fighters banner the Philippines' campaign in the multisport event in Darwin, Australia

FRIENDLY GAMES. Philippines sends 91 athletes to compete in the Darwin-hosted 2019 Arafura Games. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler