Opening of 29th SEA Games and the 9th ASEAN Para Games

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella hits the gong to start to the Baton Run during the opening ceremony of 29th South East Asian (SEA) Games and the 9th ASEAN Para Games at Mendiola corner Arlegui Streets in San Miguel, Manila on Sunday (March 12, 2017). Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William Ramirez holds the ASEAN flag while lead runner and 2016 silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz holds the Baton. (PNA photo by Oliver Marquez)lam/fom