Tag: SEA Games

“Is this how we repay our athletes…?” Netizens are unhappy with ‘report card’ being...

Singapore—The country’s athletes placed 6th overall in the recently-concluded SEA Games, held this year in the Philippines, its lowest rank in years. Channel NewsAsia...

Brief encounter: fighter wins SEA Games gold after underwear row

by James EDGAR A Filipino martial artist was prepared to give up his chance of winning a Southeast Asian Games title because he didn't want...

Olympic swim champ Schooling vows to ‘fix’ physique after SEA Games flop

Olympic champion Joseph Schooling vowed to "fix" his physique after winning only one individual gold medal at the Southeast Asian Games, less than eight...

Filipino surfer forsakes SEA Games gold to save the life of Indonesian rival

Philippines—Roger Casugay, a Filipino surfer, heavily favoured to take home a gold medal in this year’s South East Asian Games lost the chance to...

Behind the scenes at SEA Games 2019: From not enough food to “too good...

Manila—This year’s SEA Games, hosted by the Philippines, has certainly had its share of drama—from athletes getting stuck in traffic (true), and having to...

Typhoon causes cancellation, re-scheduling of some SEA Games events

Manila—Some of the scheduled events of this year’s South East Asian  (SEA) Games in the Philippines have been cancelled or rescheduled due to the...

Fake news: Muslim athletes from Singapore NOT served pork at SEA Games in Manila

Singapore—Amidst the rocky start that a number of participants in this year’s SEA Games have experienced in Manila, Philippines, at least one story has...

SEA Games off to a rocky start, Singapore team and others face food and...

To say that the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) hosted by the Philippines is off to a rocky start is an understatement. The SEA...

Breakdown in communication between Mindef and parents led youngster Ben Davis to play for...

South China Morning Post says a “breakdown in communication” over mandatory national service resulted in Singapore’s great football hope Ben Davis joining Thailand instead...

Unfazed by haze, Singapore’s athletes keep up SEA Games training

Singapore—Haze or no haze, the country’s premier athletes are busy getting ready for the upcoming SEA Games later this year. If needed, they will...
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