University of Baguio student-athlete and Filipino boxer Nesthy Petecio gallantly settled for silver against Sena Irie of Japan in the women's featherweight bout of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Aug. 3.

Petecio is the first female Filipino Olympian to win silver in boxing, where the Philippines previously won three bronze and two silver medals since it joined the Summer Games in 1924.

Reuters photo // Report via Baguio Midland Courier

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