IN PHOTOS: Filipino athletes in victory and defeat at SEA Games 2017
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – The 2017 Southeast Asian Games ended with a resounding dud for the Philippines. But that doesn't mean Filipino athletes didn't compete to the best of their abilities.
Regardless of the odds stacked against them, Filipinos fought tooth and nail to deliver medals for their country, and for the fulfillment of their personal dreams.
The hard reality is that some succeeded, while some fell short. The underdogs stepped up, while the expected winners had a bit of tough luck.
See below photos of our Filipino athletes in their moments of victory and in defeat.