- Nesthy Petecio, after bringing pride to the country, will be met with well-deserved rewards from various organizations and companies
- Just recently, Petecio became the first-ever Filipina boxer to win an Olympic medal after bagging a silver in the women’s featherweight final at the Tokyo Olympics
- The Olympic silver medalist will then receive at least P17 million in cash rewards
- Aside from cash rewards, a house and lot, a condo and free flights also await Petecio
Nesthy Petecio once again brought pride to the country after her tremendous performance at the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
On Tuesday, Petecio bagged a silver medal in the women’s featherweight final at the Olympics, making her the first-ever Filipina boxer to win an Olympic medal.
Meanwhile, Petecio is set to receive jaw-dropping rewards and perks pledged by various organizations and companies.
As an Olympic silver medalist, a total of P5 million will be given to her by the Philippine government as mandated by Republic Act 10699, GMA News reported.
The MVP Sports Foundation and business tycoon Ramon S. Ang also pledged to give P5 million respectively for every Filipino athlete who will win a silver medal.
Additionally, Athlete, sports patron, and Rep. Mikee Romero will add P2 million in the said pot.
Aside from cash rewards, a P2.5M house and lot from Ovialand also awaits Petecio, as per Spin.ph.
In a report by Rappler, Real estate tycoon Andrew Tan is also giving Petecio a fully-furnished condominium unit in Davao City worth P10 million.
On the other hand, Philippine Airlines rewards the Pinay boxer a 'Forever Flyer', which will give her 60,000 Mabuhay Miles per year in her lifetime.
Nesthy Petecio is a Filipina boxer. She has won a gold medal at the 2019 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships.
Hidilyn Diaz recently expressed how proud she is of Petecio. This, after the Filipina boxer bagged a silver medal in the women’s featherweight final at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. According to Diaz, she also became emotional while watching :Petecio’s fight against Japan’s Sena Irie.
Hidilyn Diaz’s recent viral video was able to touch the hearts of many netizens. In the video, the first-ever Filipino Olympic gold medalist could be heard reacting to Petecio’s previous fight at the Tokyo Olympics. Diaz could likewise be heard praying so hard for Petecio before the announcement of winner.
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