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UK tennis star Emma Raducanu: ‘I love it here (Singapore)! Can’t wait to come back again…’

SINGAPORE — “I love it here,” wrote former US Open champion Emma Raducanu on Instagram recently, having spent a week in the country before heading to New Zealand for a new tennis season. The 20-year-old athlete posted photos of herself...

Pele is gone, but the magic remains

Pele is a four-letter word that’s globally more popular than royalties or politicians. And the world was left speechless when the undisputed “king of football” kicked the bucket early Friday morning. The list of accolades and awards comes endlessly, and...

AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup: Irfan Fandi scored in Singapore win against spirited Laos

The Singapore national football team maintained their perfect record in the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup Group B match as they came away with a 2-0 win, courtesy of a goal each from Irfan Fandi and Shawal Anuar, against Laos...

Former world No. 1 Ko Jin-young to defend title at HSBC Women’s World Championship

South Korean golfer Ko Jin-young will be back in Singapore to defend her title at the 2023 HSBC Women’s World Championship at Sentosa Golf Club from March 2 to 5. Ko, who took the top spot in the Rolex World...

Fundraising for Singapore water polo, recruitment for women’s water polo development team

The Singapore water polo arm of the Singapore Swimming Association will be aiming to raise $50,000 during their community fundraising event on 7 and 8 Jan at the Our Tampines Hub. The objective of the fundraising is to support new...

AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup: Valuable 3 points for Singapore against Myanmar

A spirited Singapore national football team did well to fight off the challenge from Myanmar as the host laboured to a 3-2 in their opening Group A match in the 2022 AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup at the Jalan Besar...

SportSG CEO Lim Teck Yin steps down, MCI deputy secretary Alan Goh takes over

SINGAPORE — After more than a decade in the post, Sport Singapore (SportSG) chief executive officer Lim Teck Yin will be handing over the reins to Alan Goh, deputy secretary (development and regulation) at the Ministry of Communications and...

‘Twinkletoes’ Chia Boon Leong, the only Singaporean footballer to play in Olympics passes away at 97

SINGAPORE — He was just three years short of his century birthday, but “Twinkletoes” Chia Boon Leong died on Tuesday. To be nicknamed “Twinkletoes” was a rarest footballing tribute as he had exemplary footwork and ball control, sparkling on the...

Singapore begin quest for 5th AFF Cup title without injured duo Ikhsan Fandi & Adam Swandi

Singapore national football team has announced their 23-man squad for their 2022 AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup, and they will be without two key players, forward Ikhsan Fandi and midfielder Adam Swandi. The duo sustained a knee injury during their...

Lion City Sailors appoints ex-Red Star Belgrade and Real Betis defender Risto Vidakovic as head coach

Singapore Premier League club Lion City Sailors have appointed former Red Star Belgrade and Real Betis defender Risto Vidakovic as their new head coach for the upcoming 2023 football season, replacing the role vacated by Luka Lalic, technical director...
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Neo Kian Hong elected as chairman of Singapore Golf Association

SINGAPORE — Former SMRT group chief executive Neo Kian Hong has been elected as the Singapore Golf Association’s (SGA)...
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‘This guy stole my brother’s iphone, then denied he stole’ — Netizen shares CCTV footage of alleged theft

SINGAPORE — An online user shared security camera footage on Tuesday (Jan 31), claiming that a man seen in the video stole his brother's...

‘Brand new BTO, Westscape Bukit Batok, yet this is the state of our estate’ — Resident on wall cracks & water leakage in public...

SINGAPORE — A Singaporean resident shared a video of a huge crack along a carpark wall of a supposedly new BTO estate on Tuesday...

Rising Interest Rates and Returns for Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB) – Should You Start Investing In It?

With the increased attention towards personal assets, people are looking to strengthen their portfolios by investing in low-risk bonds. Learn more about Singapore Savings...

Maid says she’s unhappy working for her employer’s mother in Australia, wants to break her contract and come back to Singapore in few months’...

SINGAPORE — A foreign domestic helper working in Singapore for about eight years took to social media complaining about her employer's mother. In a Facebook...

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