2018 Asian Games PH medalists awarded with high cash incentives
Asian games 2018 medalists were awarded with as high as P2 Million cash incentives in front of a cheering crowd at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on September 23.
PBA ticket holders who attended the games between Magnolia Hotshots vs Phoenix Fuelmasters and Brgy Ginebra vs San Miguel Beermen were in for a treat as they witnessed this recognizing event to our Pinoy athletes.
Headed by Philippine Olympic Commission President Ricky Vargas, checks worth P2,000,000 for Gold Medalists, P500,000 for Silver Medalists and P300,000 for Bronze Medalists were handed to the winners. These cash incentives were made possible by San Miguel Corporation, the Philippine Basketball Association and the MVP Sports Foundation with the aim of expressing appreciation, support and gratitude to our athletes who gave pride to the country.
The Philippines won a total of 21 medals (4 gold, 2 silver, and 15 bronze) to finish 19th overall in the medal tally of the games.
See below complete list of medals won by the Philippines in the 2018 Asian Games: