MEDAL TALLY: Palarong Pambansa 2018

Bookmark this page for the updated Palarong Pambansa 2018 medal tally from April 15-21

MANILA, Philippines – It's time for the largest sporting event in the Philippines!

From April 15 to 21, over 12,000 student-athletes from all regions in the country will converge in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, for the 61st edition of the annual Palarong Pambansa.

In 2017, the National Capital Region was the overall champion for 13th straight year with 98 golds, 66 silvers, and 45 golds. Southern Tagalog Region came second with 41-57-57 medal haul, while Western Visayas Region settled for third place with 38-29-40 medal count. (READ: What will it take to eventually beat NCR at Palaro?)

Which region will emerge as the overall champion in this year's edition of Palarong Pambansa? Follow all updates from Rappler's team in Vigan, Ilocos Sur on Rappler's live blog below: