Wushu star Agatha Wong cops second SEA Games 2019 gold

Alexx Esponga
A composed Agatha Wong rules the women's wushu taolu taijijian event

 

DOUBLE GOLD. Agatha Wong stays on top of her game. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

MANILA, Philippines — Despite competing with multiple injuries, a composed Agatha Wong secured another gold medal for the Philippines in the women’s wushu taolu taijian event in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games on Tuesday, December 3, at the World Trade Center.

The 21-year-old Wong scored 9.65 in the final round to easily beat 8 other competitors in the event.

It’s Wong’s second gold medal in this year’s biennial regional meet as she also defended her title in the women’s taolu taijiquan on Sunday, December 1. — Rappler.com