Gymnast Capellan delivers Team PHI's fourth gold
ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 22, 2017 12:00 PM
Reyland Capellan competes in the men's floor exercise event of the gymnastics competition of the 29th Southeast Asian Games Tuesday at the MATRADE Exhibition and Convention Centre in Kuala Lumpur. Capelan scored 13.950 points to win the gold medal.
KUALA LUMPUR –-- The Philippines captured its fourth gold medal in the 29th Southeast Asian Games Tuesday courtesy of Reyland Capellan in men’s gymnastics floor exercise.
Capellan bested the field as he wowed the judges to earn 13.95 points.
The 4-foot-11 Capellan added another mint in Team PHI coffer after Mary Joy Tabal conquered the women’s marathon Saturday and the triathlon golden finishes of Kim Mangrobang and Nikko Huelgas in the women’s and men’s divisions, respectively.