Gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz, of the Philippines, celebrates her Tokyo 2020 Olympics triumph. Photo: Reuters
Gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz, of the Philippines, celebrates her Tokyo 2020 Olympics triumph. Photo: Reuters

Tokyo Olympics: Manny Pacquiao ‘so proud’ of Hidilyn Diaz for winning Philippines’ first gold medal

  • The boxing Senator pays tribute to Filipino weightlifter after triumph in 55kg event
  • Sporting stars weigh in to congratulate Diaz after ending Philippines’ 97-year wait for an Olympic champion

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz, of the Philippines, celebrates her Tokyo 2020 Olympics triumph. Photo: Reuters
Gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz, of the Philippines, celebrates her Tokyo 2020 Olympics triumph. Photo: Reuters
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