Jeron Teng voted Favorite Asian Sports Star in 2016 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards
Jeron Teng beat Singaporean footballer Irfan Fandi, German-born Indonesian footballer Kim Kurniawan, and Malaysian diver Pandelela Rinong in the Favorite Asian Sports Star category. Jerome Ascano

JERON Teng was named Favorite Asian Sports Star in the 2016 Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards 2016.

The La Salle Green Archers star joined showbiz personality Maine Mendoza as the only Filipino winners in this year's staging of Nickelodeon's annual awards event held Sunday (Monday, Manila time) at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Teng beat Singaporean footballer Irfan Fandi, German-born Indonesian footballer Kim Kurniawan, and Malaysian diver Pandelela Rinong in the category.

Meanwhile, Mendoza beat Enrique Gil, James Reid, and Kathryn Bernardo in the Favorite Pinoy Personality category.

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