General view of performers during the opening ceremony Southeast Asian Games at My Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, May 12, 2022. The 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) kicked off with a spectacular opening ceremony in Hanoi, Vietnam on Thursday (May 12), after being delayed for a year due to the COVID pandemic. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Representative of the Vietnam contingent carries the flame during the opening ceremony Southeast Asian Games at My Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, May 12, 2022. The 31st SEA Game is hosted in Hanoi and 11 surrounding cities until May 23, with Vietnam hosting for a second time after the 2003 edition. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

General view of the cauldron lit during the opening ceremony Southeast Asian Games at My Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

General view of performers during the opening ceremony Southeast Asian Games at My Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Indonesia contingent is seen during the athletes parade during Opening Ceremony Southeast Asian Games at My Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar