Agatha Wong - updates

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WATCH: Agatha Wong's tips for self-empowerment

Mar 31, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Wushu wonder Agatha Wong shares her tips to people struggling with discrimination, body image, bashers, and failure

Fighting on: Agatha Wong finds a voice in wushu

Mar 18, 2020 - 8:22 PM

Philippine wushu star Agatha Wong stands up against discrimination and other challenges in a male-dominated sport

Make establishments aware of athletes' discount law, says Agatha Wong

Dec 22, 2019 - 4:19 PM

‘Gets quite annoying to keep having to explain to managers that this kind of benefit actually exists You think I'm a liar?’ tweets wushu athlete Agatha Wong

FIGHT FOR HONOR. National wushu star Agatha Wong fights for awareness of the National Athletes and Coaches Benefits and Incentives Act. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Netizens rally behind Agatha Wong after 'I'm a Filipina more than anything' tweet

Dec 08, 2019 - 11:20 AM

After winning two gold medals in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games, Philippine wushu star Agatha Wong took to Twitter to respond to her critics

Agatha Chrystenz Wong of the Philippines performs in the wome's Taijijian Wushu competition with a 9.65 points in the 30th SEA Games on December 3, 2019 at the World Trade Center. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Wushu star Agatha Wong cops second SEA Games 2019 gold

Dec 03, 2019 - 10:50 AM

A composed Agatha Wong rules the women's wushu taolu taijijian event

DOUBLE GOLD. Agatha Wong stays on top of her game. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Still on top: Agatha Wong defends SEA Games 2019 gold

Dec 01, 2019 - 9:55 AM

(UPDATED) Agatha Wong's successful title defense hands the Philippines its second gold medal in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games

2ND GOLD. Agatha Wong cops the Philippines' 2nd gold in the 2019 SEA Games. File photo from 2018 Asian Games media pool

From bullying to budget cuts, wushu star Agatha Wong fights on

Sep 07, 2018 - 3:06 AM

The 2018 Asiad bronze medalist reveals that she overcame many challenges, including bullying and lack of financial support for her sport

Photo from Asian Games media pool

Agatha Wong emerges as day's lone PH medalist

Aug 21, 2018 - 9:20 AM

The wushu star becomes the highlight of the Philippine delegation on Monday, August 20

DAY 2 HIGHLIGHT. Agatha Wong nabs the lone medal of the day. Photo from Asian Games media pool

Long journey for wushu wonder Wong

Aug 20, 2018 - 4:20 PM

Bronze medalist Agatha Wong overcomes challenges and injuries to compete in the 2018 Asian Games

ROAD BLOCKS. Agatha Wong's journey to the 2018 Asian Games photo didn't come easy. Photo by Adrian Portugal / Rappler

Agatha Wong snatches wushu bronze in Asian Games debut

Aug 20, 2018 - 11:37 AM

The Philippine wushu bet proves she's one of Asia's best practitioners

THIRD BRONZE. Agatha Wong wins the Philippines' third medal in the 2018 Asian Games. Photo from Asian Games media pool

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Aug 22, 2017 - 8:21 PM

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