The Philippines welcomes home nation’s first Olympic gold medallist, Hidilyn Diaz

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “The Philippines welcomes home nation’s first Olympic gold medallist, Hidilyn Diaz” – below is their description.

The Philippines’ first-ever Olympic gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz received a hero’s welcome upon her arrival in the capital Manila on July 28, 2021. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte congratulated Diaz during a video chat, saying the nation is “extremely proud”.

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