SEA Games: Meggie Ochoa, Annie Ramirez deliver golds in jiu-jitsu

MANILA, Philippines — Meggie Ochoa and Annie Ramirez delivered two gold medals after ruling their respective divisions in women’s jiu-jitsu on Saturday in the 31st Southeast Asian Games at Dan Phuong Gymnasium in Vietnam.

Ochoa, a three-time world champion and Asian Games bronze winner, took down hometown bet Minh Duong Thi Thanh to complete a gold medal run in the women’s 48 kg.

She beat Khoon Yin Bless Yeap of Malaysia and Kanjutha Phattaraboonsorn of Thailand on her way to a gold medal.

Ramirez, a 2019 SEA Games gold medalist, successfully extended her reign after outlasting Thai Orapa Senatham in the final round of women’s 62 kg.

Ramirez also had a perfect run after…

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