SEA Games: Chloe Isleta, Jessica Geriane get podium in 100m backstroke | Inquirer Sports

SEA Games: Chloe Isleta, Jessica Geriane get podium in 100m backstroke

By: - Online Sports Editor / @CFColinaINQ
/ 10:36 PM May 17, 2022
Jessica Geriane and Chloe Isleta celebrate their podium finishes. LAILANI VELASCO/Philippine Swimming Inc

Jessica Geriane and Chloe Isleta celebrate their podium finishes. LAILANI VELASCO/Philippine Swimming Inc

MANILA, Philippines–Chloe Isleta and Jessica Geriane added two more medals to the Philippine swimming’s haul after their silver-bronze finish in the women’s 100-meter backstroke event Tuesday in the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam.

Isleta, who delivered the breakthrough gold in 200m backstroke on Monday, clocked in at 1:03.780 for the silver medal behind Indonesia’s Flairene Candrea Wonomiharjo, who swam to the gold with a time of 1:03.360.

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Geriane, who won the silver in women’s 50m backstroke, finished at third for the bronze with a clocking of 1:03.860.

Meanwhile, Miranda Renner set a new Philippine record in women’s 50m butterfly with time of 26.99 in the final but narrowly missed the podium.

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Renner claimed the bronze in the women’s 100m freestyle over the weekend.


Inquirer’s special coverage of the Hanoi SEA Games 2021.

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