SEA Games 2019 weightlifting - updates

Rappler's latest stories on SEA Games 2019 weightlifting


'Pressured' Hidilyn Diaz draws inspiration from home crowd

Dec 03, 2019 - 10:29 AM

Before bagging the SEA Games gold, weightlifting star Hidilyn Diaz admits feeling nervous as her parents watched live for the first time

UNDISPUTED. Hidilyn Diaz may have won in the world stage, but she says there were times she doubted herself. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Worth the wait: Hidilyn Diaz bags elusive SEA Games gold

Dec 02, 2019 - 5:32 PM

(UPDATED) Decorated weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz snatches her first Southeast Asian Games gold medal

STILL ON TOP. Hidilyn Diaz proves that she's still the best in the region. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Hidilyn Diaz misses SEA Games, looks forward to 2019 edition

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:58 PM

The 26 year old was denied a chance to give the Philippines a gold medal after host Malaysia scrapped women s weightlifting from this year s Southeast Asian Games

MISSING SEA GAMES. Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz admits she misses the SEA Games atmosphere. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler