Ilocos Norte Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc had his moment with the biggest stars of the Philippine sports.
The Ilocano politiko shared his picture with the eight sporting gods who carried the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games Federation flag during the opening of the 30th SEA Games on Saturday, November 30.
Manotoc was joined by seven-time SEA Games track gold medalist Lydia de Vega, four-time eight-ball world champion Efren “Bata” Reyes, 15-time SEA Games gold medalist swimmer Eric Buhain, four-time bowling world champion Bong Coo, PBA legend Alvin Patrimonio, two-time SEA Games boxing gold medalist and Olympic silver medalist Onyok Velasco, six-time bowling world champion Paeng Nepomuceno, and seven-time SEA Games gold medalist swimmer Akiko Thomson.
“Truly legendary!!! I am not worthy,” Manotoc said on his Instagram caption.