HISTORICAL AND EMOTIVE. Hidilyn Díaz made history in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2021 by achieving the first gold medal in the entire history of the Philippines. The 30-year-old athlete starred in a moving moment after a feat that made Marca Claro commentators cry. Look at the video. Tremendous!
The 30-year-old athlete, who already has 4 Olympic Games, participated in the test of up to 55 kilos and lifted 127 kilos (an Olympic record) in the last load to win the gold medal for her country. He beat the Chinese Qiuyun Liao by a kilo.
“Very good! It beat China! Is incredible! Look how it is! I am crying with happiness! Hats off! ”, The international commentator shouted after seeing the scene of Hidilyn Diaz in what is known as weightlifting.
Hidilyn Díaz (Philippines) he took the gold medal, Qiuyun Liao (China) the silver and Zulfiya Chinshanlo (Kazakhstan) closed the podium with bronze. Ana López (Mexico) finished in ninth position.
700 THOUSAND DOLLARS PRIZE
In addition to food, Hidilyn Díaz will no longer have money problems on the horizon. So far there is a little of about 33 million Philippine pesos (equivalent to $ 655,000) that await you when you return to the Philippines.
It is an amount collected from public and private funds. We say that until now because the safest thing is that the number will continue to increase. In addition, the athlete will also have a house whose value includes 14 million Philippine pesos (about 278 thousand dollars).
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