2021 Tokyo Olympian Tracker - Nesthy Petecio | Philstar.com

Team Philippines Athlete Tracker at the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics


Nesthy Petecio


No stopping Nesthy Petecio until she wins Olympic gold

Falling only a hairline short of winning the elusive gold medal for the Philippine boxing team in the recently concluded Games, the 29-year-old Petecio is going to try and try again.

Nesthy Petecio named flag bearer for Tokyo Olympics closing ceremonies

Petecio, who won silver in the women's featherweight division, will be joined by her three teammates in the Philippine boxing team: Irish Magno, fellow silver medalist Carlo Paalam, and bronze medalist Eumir Marcial.

How depression almost knocked Nesthy Petecio out of boxing

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics silver medalist almost never made it to the Games.

Petecio earns place in Philippine sports lore with sterling Olympic silver

Nesthy Petecio’s swashbuckling show atop the ring in the Tokyo Games culminated in a silver-medal feat.

For Olympic silver that shines like gold, Petecio set to have own prize stockpile

For someone who experienced living in a makeshift shelter covered by a mere tarpaulin to owning a posh condominium and another house and lot now, Tokyo Olympics boxing silver medalist Nesthy Petecio has gone a long way.
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