The Philippine polo team made sports history as it made a strong finish at its first ever championship appearance at the All Asia Cup in Thailand, placing 2nd at the final match against the home team.
Philippine team captain Mikee Romero also brought home the honor as MVP of the series, according to a PNA release.
The Filipino line up of Romero, Anthony Garcia, Adrian Garcia and Ricardo Garcia faced the Thailand team, silver medalist at the 2017 SEA Games,
The Philippine nationals defeated Brunei to advance to the finals of the All Asia Cup for the first time.
The Philippines eliminated its Group B opponents Indonesia, then China, in the polo competition held at the VR Sports Club in Bangkok.