The Philippines’ Joaquin Tuzon (left) and Laeia Si Soria compete in the mixed pair pyongwon category at the start of the 16th Asean Taekwondo Championships at Ayala Malls Manila Bay in Parañaque City on Friday (March 10, 2023). The three-day tournament serves as preparation for the Cambodia Southeast Asian Games in May. (PNA photo by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)