Champion weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz graces Baton run

2016 Rio Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz (2nd from left) shows the baton of the rising together-baton run for the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and 9th ASEAN Para Games opening ceremonies at Mendiola parking lot in Manila City on Sunday (March 12, 2017). Also in photo are Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William Ramirez (3rd from left); Presidential Spokesperson Secretary Ernesto Abella (4th from right); Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) Commissioner Ramon Fernandez (3rd from right) and Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Datu Raszlan Abdul Rashid (right). (PNA photo by Joey O. Razon)