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Thailand reclaim AFF Suzuki Cup!

by Circle News, on Jan 2, 2022 8:42:25 AM

Thailand reclaim AFF Suzuki Cup!

(Thais win 6th AFF Suzuki Cup. Photo Credit : Football Association of Thailand) By Sadat Osman Thailand and Indonesia drew 2-2 in the 2020 AFF Suzuki Cup second leg Final …

Topic: Football | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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TeamSG's Top 4 headlining athletes in 2021, celebrate in open-top bus parade!

by Circle News, on Dec 27, 2021 10:22:36 AM

TeamSG's Top 4 headlining athletes in 2021, celebrate in open-top bus parade!

(From L to R : TeamSG's Loh Kean Yew, Aloysius Yapp. Shayna Ng and Yip Pin Xiu on an open-top bus. Photo Credit : Sport Singapore) By Raj Kumar For …

Topic: Team Singapore | yip pin xiu | Loh Kean Yew | Shayna Ng | Competitions | Sports Feature | aloysius yapp

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Thailand's quest for a historic 6th AFF Suzuki Cup remain intact, following 2-0 aggregate Semis win over Vietnam!

by Circle News, on Dec 27, 2021 7:45:30 AM

Thailand's quest for a historic 6th AFF Suzuki Cup remain intact, following 2-0 aggregate Semis win over Vietnam!

(Team Thailand. Photo Credit : Junpiter Futbol/HIM) By Sadat Osman With a 2-0 lead from the first leg, a goalless draw at the National Stadium on Sunday evening (26 Dec), …

Topic: Football | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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Indonesia's hard-fought 5-3 semi-finals aggregate win over Singapore, puts the Garuda on course for their 1st Suzuki Cup trophy!

by Circle News, on Dec 26, 2021 10:07:28 AM

Indonesia's hard-fought 5-3 semi-finals aggregate win over Singapore, puts the Garuda on course for their 1st Suzuki Cup trophy!

(Team Singapore. Image extracted from Live Stream) By Sadat Osman Tears and heartbreak for Team Singapore in the 2nd leg of the 2020 AFF Suzuki Cup semi-final, after they fell …

Topic: Team Singapore | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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Thailand's 2-0 win over Vietnam in 1st leg Semis, puts them on course for a 6th AFF Suzuki Cup!

by Circle News, on Dec 24, 2021 10:18:29 AM

Thailand's 2-0 win over Vietnam in 1st leg Semis, puts them on course for a 6th AFF Suzuki Cup!

(Poster Credit : AFF Suzuki Cup Facebook Page) By Renald Loh Going up against defending AFF Suzuki Cup champions Vietnam (23 Dec), Thailand coach Alexandré Pölking fielded a completely different …

Topic: Football | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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Singapore and Indonesia locked in 1-1 draw, at the end of 1st leg Semis clash in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

by Circle News, on Dec 23, 2021 7:53:28 AM

Singapore and Indonesia locked in 1-1 draw, at the end of 1st leg Semis clash in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

(Poster Credit : AFF Suzuki Cup Facebook Page) By Sadat Osman It was Singapore's very 1st Suzuki Cup Semi-final match in almost 10 years. Their last trip was in the …

Topic: Team Singapore | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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TeamSG Legends & Athletes send tributes, in recognition of Badminton's new World Champion - Loh Kean Yew!

by Circle News, on Dec 20, 2021 4:50:21 PM

TeamSG Legends & Athletes send tributes, in recognition of Badminton's new World Champion - Loh Kean Yew!

(TeamSG's Loh Kean Yew after winning his 1st World Championship title! Photo Credit : Badminton Photo) By Raj Kumar On Loh Kean Yew's Instagram Page this morning (20 Dec), he …

Topic: Team Singapore | Badminton | Loh Kean Yew | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Thailand finish as Group A leaders, after 2-0 win over TeamSG in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

by Circle News, on Dec 19, 2021 12:30:00 AM

Thailand finish as Group A leaders, after 2-0 win over TeamSG in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

(Singapore Lions. Photo Credit : Football Association of Singapore) By Sadat Osman In the final group A match of the 2020 AFF Suzuki Cup played at the National Stadium on …

Topic: Team Singapore | Football | Competitions | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 | Sports Feature

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TeamSG's Loh Kean Yew : This is a good milestone for my career and I will continue working hard to make sure there is more to come!

by Circle News, on Nov 8, 2021 9:41:26 AM

TeamSG's Loh Kean Yew : This is a good milestone for my career and I will continue working hard to make sure there is more to come!

(Loh Kean Yew wins 2021 Hylo Open - Image credit : Badminton Photo) By Raj Kumar He came into the grand final of the Hylo Open in Germany, on the …

Topic: Team Singapore | Loh Kean Yew | Sports | Yeo Jia Min | Competitions

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TeamSG Bowlers are prepped and ready to roll, at IBF Super World Championships 2021!

by Circle News, on Nov 5, 2021 4:49:59 PM

TeamSG Bowlers are prepped and ready to roll, at IBF Super World Championships 2021!

(TeamSG Bowlers @IBF Super World Championships 2021 - Photo by Singapore Bowling) By Raj Kumar When it comes to the sport of Tenpin Bowling, Team Singapore are no strangers to …

Topic: Team Singapore | cherie tan | Tenpin Bowling | Sports | Shayna Ng | New Hui Fen | Competitions

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Singapore's Young Lions defeat Philippines 1-0 in AFC Under-23 Asian Cup qualifier!

by Circle News, on Oct 29, 2021 1:36:40 AM

Singapore's Young Lions defeat Philippines 1-0 in AFC Under-23 Asian Cup qualifier!

(Team Singapore before kickoff - Image from Live Stream) By Raj Kumar 2 days ago at the Jalan Besar Stadium, the AFC Under-23 Asian Cup 2022 Group H qualifiers opened …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | Competitions | U23 Asian Cup

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Back-to-back training stints in 2 continents, pays off for TeamSG's badminton star, Loh Kean Yew!

by Circle News, on Oct 27, 2021 6:20:20 PM

Back-to-back training stints in 2 continents, pays off for TeamSG's badminton star, Loh Kean Yew!

(Loh Kean Yew competing at the 2021 Denmark Open. Photo Credit - Loh Kean Yew's Instagram Page) By Raj Kumar Team Singapore shuttler Loh Kean Yew spent 4 weeks (departed …

Topic: Team Singapore | Loh Kean Yew | Sports | Competitions

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10-man Timor Leste force TeamSG to a 2-2 draw, in sold-out AFC Under-23 Asian Cup 2022 qualifier!

by Circle News, on Oct 26, 2021 8:42:48 AM

10-man Timor Leste force TeamSG to a 2-2 draw, in sold-out AFC Under-23 Asian Cup 2022 qualifier!

(Team Singapore before kickoff at Jln Besar Stadium - Image from Live broadcast) By Raj Kumar As the host of this series of Group H qualifiers of the AFC Under-23 …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | Singapore Lions | Competitions | U23 Asian Cup

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May 2022 & May 2023 : Vietnam and Cambodia to host their respective SEA Games within a historic 12-month period!

by Circle News, on Oct 21, 2021 2:51:14 PM

May 2022 & May 2023 : Vietnam and Cambodia to host their respective SEA Games within a historic 12-month period!

(TeamSG athletes at the Opening Ceremony of 2019 SEA Games - Photo Credit : Singapore National Olympic Council FB Page) By Raj Kumar For the first time in the history …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | Competitions | SEA Games

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SPL : Resilient Lion City Sailors thrash Balestier Tigers 4-1 to win their 1st league trophy!

by Circle News, on Oct 10, 2021 10:06:32 PM

SPL : Resilient Lion City Sailors thrash Balestier Tigers 4-1 to win their 1st league trophy!

(Lion City Sailors are Champions - Image extracted from Live stream) By Chia Han Keong For 6 seasons from 2015 to 2020, the Singapore Premier League (SPL) title was won …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions | Play

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SPL : An 8-goal thriller led to Albirex Niigata's downfall in final game of the season!

by Circle News, on Oct 10, 2021 9:20:22 PM

SPL : An 8-goal thriller led to Albirex Niigata's downfall in final game of the season!

(Albirex Niigata settle for 2nd place finish - Image from Live stream) By Sadat Osman On the final matchday (10 Oct) of the 2021 Singapore Premier League (SPL) season, where …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions | Play

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SPL : Lion City Sailors crush Geylang Eagles 3-0, to top the league table on goal difference!

by Circle News, on Sep 27, 2021 11:50:11 AM

SPL : Lion City Sailors crush Geylang Eagles 3-0, to top the league table on goal difference!

(Lion City Sailors before kickoff - Image extracted from Live Stream) By Chia Han Keong One more win. That is more or less what the Lion City Sailors (LCS) need …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL: Defending champions and current leaders Albirex's title hopes in jeopardy, after 0-0 home draw against Tampines Rovers!

by Circle News, on Sep 25, 2021 11:23:45 AM

SPL: Defending champions and current leaders Albirex's title hopes in jeopardy, after 0-0 home draw against Tampines Rovers!

(1 minute silence held before kickoff in memory of the late TeamSG football legend, Mat Noh - Image from Live Stream) By Sadat Osman Tampines Rovers FC (TRFC), off the …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL: Lion City Sailors thrash Tampines Rovers 6-1, to keep the title race alive!

by Circle News, on Sep 22, 2021 2:12:32 PM

SPL: Lion City Sailors thrash Tampines Rovers 6-1, to keep the title race alive!

(Celebrations for Lion City Sailors - Photo from Lion City Sailors Facebook Page) By Sadat Osman A dominant display by Lion City Sailors FC (LCSFC) saw them secure a spot …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Hougang United drop crucial points after 1-1 draw against Tanjong Pagar United!

by Circle News, on Sep 19, 2021 9:12:03 AM

SPL : Hougang United drop crucial points after 1-1 draw against Tanjong Pagar United!

(Amri scores equaliser - Photo by Tanjong Pagar United FC) By Chia Han Keong Tanjong Pagar United (TPUFC) have made by far, the biggest mid-season improvement among all Singapore Premier …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Hougang United crush Tampines Rovers 7-3 for their biggest win of the season!

by Circle News, on Sep 12, 2021 1:41:19 PM

SPL : Hougang United crush Tampines Rovers 7-3 for their biggest win of the season!

(Photo of HGFC - By Hougang United FC) By Chia Han Keong A high-scoring league match may be great entertainment for the spectators, but for the 2 teams involved, it …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo Paralympics : Congratulations to the Class of 2020, on Singapore's 2nd Best Showing in 9 Paralympic campaigns!

by Circle News, on Sep 4, 2021 12:53:01 PM

Tokyo Paralympics : Congratulations to the Class of 2020, on Singapore's 2nd Best Showing in 9 Paralympic campaigns!

(Yip Pin Xiu's Gold Medal Victory Ceremony - Photo by SportSG) By Kenneth Tan The city of Tokyo saw the successful completion of another global multi-sports meet following the July …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Feature | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Swimmer Toh Wei Soong agonisingly misses out on his 1st Paralympic medal, despite setting new National Record in 50m Butterfly S7 final!

by Circle News, on Sep 3, 2021 7:54:08 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Swimmer Toh Wei Soong agonisingly misses out on his 1st Paralympic medal, despite setting new National Record in 50m Butterfly S7 final!

(TeamSG para-swimmer Toh Wei Soong - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan 16 hundredth of a second (0.16s) – that was the difference between Team Singapore para-swimmer Toh Wei …

Topic: Toh Wei Soong | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: Yip Pin Xiu secures S'pore's 2nd Paralympic Gold, with superb win in 50m Backstroke S2 Final!

by Circle News, on Sep 2, 2021 9:12:21 PM

Tokyo 2020: Yip Pin Xiu secures S'pore's 2nd Paralympic Gold, with superb win in 50m Backstroke S2 Final!

(TeamSG's Yip Pin Xiu @Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Minister Edwin Tong) By Kenneth Tan She came, she saw and she conquered! Having successfully defended her 100 metres Backstroke Gold …

Topic: yip pin xiu | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Play | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Swimmer Toh Wei Soong sets new national record, with a fine showing in 50 metres Freestyle S7 final!

by Circle News, on Aug 31, 2021 8:06:27 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Swimmer Toh Wei Soong sets new national record, with a fine showing in 50 metres Freestyle S7 final!

(TeamSG's Toh Wei Soong @Tokyo2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Team Singapore para-swimmer Toh Wei Soong continued to impress in his 1st-ever Paralympic campaign, as he achieved …

Topic: Toh Wei Soong | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Laurentia Tan misses out on her 5th Paralympic medal, despite brilliant Individual Freestyle Dressage display!

by Circle News, on Aug 30, 2021 11:06:36 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Laurentia Tan misses out on her 5th Paralympic medal, despite brilliant Individual Freestyle Dressage display!

(TeamSG's Laurentia Tan @Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Experienced Team Singapore para-equestrienne Laurentia Tan, finished her 4th Paralympic campaign in style, as she achieved a …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Laurentia Tan | Competitions | Sports Feature

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SPL : Tanjong Pagar Utd prevent Tampines Rovers from catching up with top 3, with 2-2 draw!

by Circle News, on Aug 30, 2021 10:52:38 AM

SPL : Tanjong Pagar Utd prevent Tampines Rovers from catching up with top 3, with 2-2 draw!

(A moment of silence in memory of the recent passing of former Tampines Rovers manager, Francis Wong) By Sadat Osman Tanjong Pagar United FC (TPUFC) had to come from behind …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Md Diroy Bin Noordin sets new National Record, in splendid Men’s Shot Put F40 showing!

by Circle News, on Aug 29, 2021 12:18:17 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Md Diroy Bin Noordin sets new National Record, in splendid Men’s Shot Put F40 showing!

(TeamSG's Md Diroy Bin Noordin at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan With a couple of sharp spins, Md Diroy Bin Noordin released the heavy 726kg …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Diroy Noordin | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Laurentia Tan, Gemma Foo & Maximillian Tan, combined for a score of 200.792% in good Team Dressage showing!

by Circle News, on Aug 29, 2021 12:17:33 AM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Laurentia Tan, Gemma Foo & Maximillian Tan, combined for a score of 200.792% in good Team Dressage showing!

(TeamSG's Laurentia Tan at Tokyo 2020 : Photo by SportSG) By Kenneth Tan Team Singapore’s para-equestrian squad comprising Laurentia Tan, Gemma Foo and Maximillian Tan, put up a good showing …

Topic: Sports | Gemma Foo | Maximillian Tan | Laurentia Tan | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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The Science behind the Shot!

by Circle News, on Aug 28, 2021 8:31:47 PM

The Science behind the Shot!

(TeamSG Shot Putter Md Diroy Noordin) By Desmond Boey & Danny Lum The Olympics saw the crème de la crème from each sport competing for personal and national glory; a …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Diroy Noordin | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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SPL : Hougang United deny Lion City Sailors from going joint-top spot, with a 1-1 away draw!

by Circle News, on Aug 28, 2021 10:45:48 AM

SPL : Hougang United deny Lion City Sailors from going joint-top spot, with a 1-1 away draw!

(LCS' Stipe Plazibat scores - Photo by Lion City Sailors FC) By Sadat Osman Singapore Premier League (SPL) title-contenders Lion City Sailors (LCS) and Hougang United FC (HGFC) played out …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Equestrienne Laurentia Tan reaches grand final, while team-mate Gemma Foo misses out!

by Circle News, on Aug 27, 2021 7:37:59 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Equestrienne Laurentia Tan reaches grand final, while team-mate Gemma Foo misses out!

(TeamSG's Laurentia Tan @Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Experienced Team Singapore para-equestriennes Laurentia Tan and Gemma Foo, put up displays to be proud of, in …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Gemma Foo | Laurentia Tan | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Equestrian Maximillian Tan puts up decent Individual Dressage showing on 3rd Paralympic outing!

by Circle News, on Aug 26, 2021 5:34:33 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Para-Equestrian Maximillian Tan puts up decent Individual Dressage showing on 3rd Paralympic outing!

(TeamSG Equestrian Maximillian Tan - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan As he and his long-time horse partner "Don’s Day Dream" trotted off the arena, Team Singapore para-equestrian Maximillian …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Maximillian Tan | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo says,

by Circle News, on Aug 26, 2021 4:07:18 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo says, "One Day, I would like to win a Paralympic medal for Singapore"!

(TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo - Photo by Gemma) By Raj Kumar At the age of 25, she's already on the verge of her 3rd Paralympic campaign. And her utmost desire …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Gemma Foo | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Tandem Para-cycling duo of Steve Tee and Ang Kee Meng, shrugged off their recent training injuries to achieve Personal Best!

by Circle News, on Aug 25, 2021 9:33:49 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG's Tandem Para-cycling duo of Steve Tee and Ang Kee Meng, shrugged off their recent training injuries to achieve Personal Best!

(TeamSG's Steve Tee and Ang Kee Meng at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan All the hard work and sacrifices paid off for Team Singapore para-cyclist …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Steve Tee | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020 : A 12-year dream comes true for TeamSG Para-Swimmer Sophie Soon, on her Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 24, 2021 7:31:11 PM

Tokyo 2020 : A 12-year dream comes true for TeamSG Para-Swimmer Sophie Soon, on her Paralympic debut!

(TeamSG's Sophie Soon - Image from Sophie's IG) By Raj Kumar The Paralympic dream for Team Singapore swimmer Sophie Soon began at the age of 12. And it's taken her …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Sophie Soon | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020 : After spending 2 1/2 years of prepping, TeamSG Para-Cyclist Steve Tee is ready for his Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 23, 2021 6:03:35 PM

Tokyo 2020 : After spending 2 1/2 years of prepping, TeamSG Para-Cyclist Steve Tee is ready for his Paralympic debut!

(Team SG's Steve Tee and Ang Kee Meng - Photo by Huw Fairclough Photography) By Raj Kumar How does a Visually Impaired person, ride a bicycle, let alone train and …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Ang Kee Meng | Steve Tee | Competitions | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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SPL : Albirex Niigata (S) edge Young Lions 1-0, to move 3 points clear at the the top!

by Circle News, on Aug 23, 2021 8:32:32 AM

SPL : Albirex Niigata (S) edge Young Lions 1-0, to move 3 points clear at the the top!

(Albirex Niigata FC Singapore - Image from Live Stream) By Sadat Osman Albirex Niigata FC (S) (ANFCS) travelled to the Jalan Besar Stadium to take on the Young Lions (YL) …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Lion City Sailors rise to the top of the table, after 2-1 win over Tanjong Pagar United FC!

by Circle News, on Aug 21, 2021 9:54:28 AM

SPL : Lion City Sailors rise to the top of the table, after 2-1 win over Tanjong Pagar United FC!

(Lion City Sailors FC - Image from Live Stream) By Sadat Osman The Lion City Sailors (LCS) had to hold on to their slender lead to defeat a gutsy Tanjong …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Hougang United maintain 3rd spot with confidence-boosting 2-1 win over Geylang International FC!

by Circle News, on Aug 21, 2021 8:57:09 AM

SPL : Hougang United maintain 3rd spot with confidence-boosting 2-1 win over Geylang International FC!

(Match officials + Geylang Eagles' captain Yuki Ichikawa and Hougang United skipper, Fabian Kwok - Image from Live Stream) By Chia Han Keong Before the June international break, Hougang United …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Team Singapore : Class of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

by Circle News, on Aug 18, 2021 11:33:31 AM

Team Singapore : Class of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

By Kenneth Tan It's been over a week since the conclusion of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. But there is another huge sporting tournament coming up in less than a …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Feature | Sports Feature | Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini is hoping to create history on her Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 17, 2021 6:51:34 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini is hoping to create history on her Paralympic debut!

(TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini bte Mohd Yasli - Photo by Sembawang GRC) Raj Kumar She made her international debut in the sport of para-powerlifting less than 5 years ago, at the …

Topic: Tokyo 2020 | Nur'Aini Bte Mohd Yasli | Competitions | Feature | Sports Feature

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SPL : Tampines Rovers crash 4-1 to Lion City Sailors, in their 1st league match in 3 months!

by Circle News, on Aug 16, 2021 9:45:56 AM

SPL : Tampines Rovers crash 4-1 to Lion City Sailors, in their 1st league match in 3 months!

(Lion City Sailors - Image from Live Stream) By Sadat Osman Lion City Sailors (LCS) came away with a comprehensive victory, as they beat Tampines Rovers (TRFC) 4-1 at the …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Leaders Albirex Niigata (S) are 6 points clear, after a 4-1 win over Hougang United FC!

by Circle News, on Aug 14, 2021 12:21:35 PM

SPL : Leaders Albirex Niigata (S) are 6 points clear, after a 4-1 win over Hougang United FC!

(Albirex Niigata (S) FC - Photo by Football Association of Singapore) By Sadat Osman After a dominant display at the Jurong East Stadium, league leaders Albirex Niigata (S) (ANFCS) put …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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The Science behind the transformation and success of 4-time SEA Games Gold medallist and 1 of TeamSG's newest Olympians, Ryan Lo!

by Circle News, on Aug 11, 2021 9:24:31 PM

The Science behind the transformation and success of 4-time SEA Games Gold medallist and 1 of TeamSG's newest Olympians, Ryan Lo!

(TeamSG Sailor Ryan Lo - Photo from Ryan Lo's IG Acct) By Dr Ricco Swinbourne and Ranald Joseph Olympic athletes work hard and hard work requires fuel. For Olympic sailor …

Topic: Team Singapore | Wellness | Tokyo 2020 | Ryan Lo | Competitions

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SPL : Lion City Sailors remain 3 points off the lead, after being held 1-1 by Balestier Tigers!

by Circle News, on Aug 9, 2021 8:27:57 AM

SPL : Lion City Sailors remain 3 points off the lead, after being held 1-1 by Balestier Tigers!

(Lion City Sailors - Photo by Football Association of Singapore) By Sadat Osman Balestier Khalsa FC (BKFC) had the right gameplan going into this ‘David and Goliath’ clash against the …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 Review : A lookback on the performances of our Team Singapore athletes at the XXXII Summer Games!

by Circle News, on Aug 8, 2021 9:50:07 PM

Tokyo 2020 Review : A lookback on the performances of our Team Singapore athletes at the XXXII Summer Games!

(Tokyo 2020 Closing Ceremony - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan After a year’s delay and much uncertainty, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics was finally successfully held from July 23 …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature

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SPL : Tanjong Pagar United end Albirex Niigata's 13-match unbeaten league streak with 2-1 win!

by Circle News, on Aug 7, 2021 11:52:47 AM

SPL : Tanjong Pagar United end Albirex Niigata's 13-match unbeaten league streak with 2-1 win!

(Tanjong Pagar United FC - Photo By Football Association of Singapore) By Sadat Osman A dogged defensive display saw Tanjong Pagar United FC (TPUFC) stun the defending champions Albirex Niigata …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 - Jonathan Chan becomes Singapore’s first-ever male Olympic diver after creditable showing!

by Circle News, on Aug 6, 2021 6:38:42 PM

Tokyo 2020 - Jonathan Chan becomes Singapore’s first-ever male Olympic diver after creditable showing!

(TeamSG Diver Jonathan Chan at Tokyo 2020 : Photo Credit : Kong Chong Yew/SNOC) By Kenneth Tan Flashing his trademark boyish smile after each dive, Jonathan Chan has every reason …

Topic: Jonathan Chan | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 - TeamSG's new Olympians Amita Berthier and Kiria Tikanah, are confident of stronger performances against world's best in the future!

by Circle News, on Aug 5, 2021 9:06:25 PM

Tokyo 2020 - TeamSG's new Olympians Amita Berthier and Kiria Tikanah, are confident of stronger performances against world's best in the future!

(Zoom recording with TeamSG Fencers Amita Berthier and Kiria Tikanah on 5 Aug 2021) By Raj Kumar No athlete, especially on their Olympic debut would want or wish to face …

Topic: Amita Berthier | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Kiria Tikanah | Competitions | Sports Feature

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NSG 2021 : It means much more, than just an Annual Competition!

by Circle News, on Aug 5, 2021 7:42:33 PM

NSG 2021 : It means much more, than just an Annual Competition!

Photo Credit: Singapore Chinese Girls’ School By Sherman Yong “It’s not the result that’s important, but who you become in the process of achieving the result.” (Jack Canfield, author of …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | National School Games | School | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020: Freida Lim creates history, as Singapore’s first ever, female Olympic diver!

by Circle News, on Aug 4, 2021 6:19:22 PM

Tokyo 2020: Freida Lim creates history, as Singapore’s first ever, female Olympic diver!

(TeamSG Diver Freida Lim at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Finishing 30th overall with a 5-dive score of 215.90 in the Women’s 10metres Platform Preliminaries, …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Freida Lim | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG paddlers' valiant effort against China, wasn't good enough to advance to semis!

by Circle News, on Aug 3, 2021 5:06:18 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG paddlers' valiant effort against China, wasn't good enough to advance to semis!

(Team SG's Lin Ye and Yu Mengyu in Team QF at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by SportSG) By Kenneth Tan The Singapore women’s table tennis team’s journey in Tokyo 2020, …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Feng Tianwei | Yu Mengyu | Lin Ye | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Tokyo 2020 : Team SG books a date with China (No 1) in Table Tennis Team Quarter-finals, after 3-0 sweep of France!

by Circle News, on Aug 2, 2021 12:39:06 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Team SG books a date with China (No 1) in Table Tennis Team Quarter-finals, after 3-0 sweep of France!

(Team SG's Lin Ye, Yu Mengyu and Feng Tianwei - Photo by Singapore Table Tennis Association) By Kenneth Tan Singapore's Women's squad will face a crunch quarter-final clash against top …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Feng Tianwei | Yu Mengyu | Lin Ye | Competitions | Sports Feature

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SPL : Geylang Eagles soar to their 2nd straight win, after taking down Tanjong Pagar Utd 3-1!

by Circle News, on Aug 2, 2021 11:23:21 AM

SPL : Geylang Eagles soar to their 2nd straight win, after taking down Tanjong Pagar Utd 3-1!

(Photo of Geylang International FC - By Football Association of S'pore) By Sadat Osman A dominant showing at the Jurong East Stadium saw Geylang International FC (GIFC) re-establish their 5th …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Sprinter Shanti Pereira is banking on her wealth of experience at previous Major Games, for a good showing in her Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 1, 2021 11:14:29 AM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Sprinter Shanti Pereira is banking on her wealth of experience at previous Major Games, for a good showing in her Olympic debut!

(TeamSG's Shanti Pereira in Nov 2020 - Photo by Shanti Pereira) By Raj Kumar "65 Million Years In the Making", was the promotional tagline when the very 1st Jurassic Park …

Topic: Shanti Pereira | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature

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SPL : Young Lions clinch 1st win of the season, after taking down Balestier Tigers 3-2!

by Circle News, on Aug 1, 2021 9:29:26 AM

SPL : Young Lions clinch 1st win of the season, after taking down Balestier Tigers 3-2!

(Photo of the Young Lions : By Football Association of Singapore) By Sadat Osman A superb team performance saw the Young Lions (YL) claim their first win of the season, …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 : Fulltime Staff Nurse & TeamSG Sculler Joan Poh, finishes her maiden Olympic campaign with her best race performance!

by Circle News, on Jul 30, 2021 11:07:56 AM

Tokyo 2020 : Fulltime Staff Nurse & TeamSG Sculler Joan Poh, finishes her maiden Olympic campaign with her best race performance!

(TeamSG Rower Joan Poh in the E Finals of the Single Sculls event at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Raj Kumar 1 week ago on a bright …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Joan Poh | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Tokyo 2020 : Profile of Singapore's Fastest Woman - Shanti Pereira, ahead of her Olympic debut

by Circle News, on Jul 30, 2021 8:26:15 AM

Tokyo 2020 : Profile of Singapore's Fastest Woman - Shanti Pereira, ahead of her Olympic debut

(Team Singapore sprinter, Shanti Pereira - Photo by Richard Seow) By Nick Aplin Once described in 2013 as shy, a little gawky, yet charmingly polite and ever ready to break …

Topic: Shanti Pereira | Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020: Team SG paddler Yu Mengyu turns focus to Team event, after 4th place finish in Singles!

by Circle News, on Jul 29, 2021 10:41:44 PM

Tokyo 2020: Team SG paddler Yu Mengyu turns focus to Team event, after 4th place finish in Singles!

(Yu MengYu vs Mima Ito at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan She was the massive underdog, but that did not stop Team Singapore paddler Yu …

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Tokyo 2020 : Yu Mengyu remains on course to becoming, Team Singapore's 4th Individual Olympic Medallist in history!

by Circle News, on Jul 29, 2021 2:10:03 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Yu Mengyu remains on course to becoming, Team Singapore's 4th Individual Olympic Medallist in history!

(TeamSG's Yu Mengyu vs Chen Meng at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Down but certainly not out! Her gold medal hopes were dashed and she …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG's top shuttler Loh Kean Yew, goes down fighting hard against world no. 7, Christie!

by Circle News, on Jul 28, 2021 10:58:24 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG's top shuttler Loh Kean Yew, goes down fighting hard against world no. 7, Christie!

(Loh Kean Yew vs Jonatan Christie in Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan It was never going to be easy to defeat the defending Asian Games …

Topic: Loh Kean Yew | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature

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by Circle News, on Jul 28, 2021 8:59:16 PM

Tokyo 2020 : "Resilience" is the middle name of TeamSG Windsurfer Amanda Ng, in her 2nd Olympic campaign!

(Team SG's Amanda Ng competing at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Raj Kumar She was in a wheelchair, arriving daily at the Olympic qualification in Oman back …

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG shuttler Yeo Jia Min’s maiden Olympics journey ends, after defeat to higher-ranked South Korean opponent!

by Circle News, on Jul 28, 2021 10:50:09 AM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG shuttler Yeo Jia Min’s maiden Olympics journey ends, after defeat to higher-ranked South Korean opponent!

(Yeo Jia Min vs Kim Ga-eun in Group Stage of Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan After a strong and assertive start to her Olympic campaign …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Yeo Jia Min | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Tokyo 2020 : Team SG paddler Feng Tianwei loses battle against familiar foe, to bow out in Round of 16!

by Circle News, on Jul 27, 2021 11:20:11 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Team SG paddler Feng Tianwei loses battle against familiar foe, to bow out in Round of 16!

(Feng Tianwei vs Han Ying in Round of 16 at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Having lost the past 4 head-to-head encounters, there was the …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG shuttler Yeo Jia Min makes her Olympic debut, with a strong and decisive performance!

by Circle News, on Jul 27, 2021 6:31:55 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG shuttler Yeo Jia Min makes her Olympic debut, with a strong and decisive performance!

(Yeo Jia Min vs Haramara Gaitan at Tokyo 2020 - Image by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan She had to wait for more than two hours than expected, to make …

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew is victorious on his Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jul 26, 2021 10:41:26 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew is victorious on his Olympic debut!

(Loh Kean Yew vs Aram Mahmoud in Group Stage of Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Team Singapore shuttler Loh Kean Yew showed no nerves on …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Padder Feng Tianwei is just 1 step away from reaching Women's Singles QF stage!

by Circle News, on Jul 26, 2021 6:25:55 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Padder Feng Tianwei is just 1 step away from reaching Women's Singles QF stage!

(Feng Tianwei vs Maria Xiao in Rd of 32 at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Kong Chong Yew/Singapore National Olympic Council) By Kenneth Tan She got off to a sluggish …

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SPL : Geylang International end 3-match losing streak with 3-1 win over Balestier Tigers

by Circle News, on Jul 26, 2021 12:25:55 PM

SPL : Geylang International end 3-match losing streak with 3-1 win over Balestier Tigers

(Geylang International FC before kickoff - Image from live stream) By Sadat Osman Just before the international break in late May, Geylang International FC (GIFC) had suffered 3 straight losses, …

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Tokyo 2020 : Team SG Equestrienne Caroline Chew suffers unfortunate disqualification on her Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 8:57:14 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Team SG Equestrienne Caroline Chew suffers unfortunate disqualification on her Olympic debut!

(Caroline Chew and Tribiani at Tokyo 2020 : Photo from Caroline Chew's Facebook Page) By Kenneth Tan It was supposed to be a memorable and significant day in Singapore's sporting …

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew puts up impressive display, before making 2nd Round exit

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 6:17:00 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew puts up impressive display, before making 2nd Round exit

(Clarence Chew versus Daniel Habesohn in 2nd round at Tokyo 2020 - Photo credit: Kong Chew Yew/Singapore National Olympic Council) By Kenneth Tan He could not produce another miracle, but …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Paddler Yu Mengyu dispatches Portuguese opponent in 30 minutes to reach 3rd round!

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 5:03:54 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Paddler Yu Mengyu dispatches Portuguese opponent in 30 minutes to reach 3rd round!

(Yu Mengyu vs Shao Jieni in Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Raj Kumar 30 minutes is all it took for Team Singapore's Yu Mengyu to open her …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Fencer Amita Berthier bows out after hard fought opening defeat to World No 5, Kiefer Lee!

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 12:49:13 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Fencer Amita Berthier bows out after hard fought opening defeat to World No 5, Kiefer Lee!

(Amita Berthier vs Kiefer Lee at Tokyo 2020 in Table of 32 bout - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Gary Koh 159 seconds was how long Amita Berthier’s debut Olympic …

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SPL : Tanjong Pagar Utd stun highflying Hougang 4-1 for 2nd win of the season!

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 11:33:17 AM

SPL : Tanjong Pagar Utd stun highflying Hougang 4-1 for 2nd win of the season!

(Tanjong Pagar United FC - Photo by Football Association of S'pore) By Sadat Osman The battle of the big cats brought out a surprising result as Tanjong Pagar United FC …

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TeamSG Fencer Amita Berthier : I'm the underdog going to the Games, but I'll do my very best to make the nation proud!

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 11:29:25 PM

TeamSG Fencer Amita Berthier : I'm the underdog going to the Games, but I'll do my very best to make the nation proud!

(Team Singapore Fencer, Amita Berthier - Image from Amita's IG) By Raj Kumar She picked up the sport of fencing from the age of 7. And in the last 13 …

Topic: Amita Berthier | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew is off to a flying start on his Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 6:12:25 PM

Tokyo 2020: TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew is off to a flying start on his Olympic debut!

(Clarence Chew's Olympic debut - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan As his opponent’s backhand attempt went into the net to confirm his victory, he could not help but …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Rower Joan Poh misses out on QF spot, despite decent showing in Repechage

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 2:43:41 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Rower Joan Poh misses out on QF spot, despite decent showing in Repechage

(Joan Poh competing on 23 July - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Team Singapore rower Joan Poh continued to push hard in her debut Olympic campaign, as she …

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah's Olympic debut ends, after heroic battle against current World No 1!

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 1:50:36 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah's Olympic debut ends, after heroic battle against current World No 1!

(Kiria Tikanah competing in round of 32 against Popescu at Tokyo 2020 - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Gary Koh Defeated but not overawed, Singapore fencer Kiria Tikanah Abdul Rahman …

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Tokyo 2020 : Using Sport to Unify the World!

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 10:50:23 AM

Tokyo 2020 : Using Sport to Unify the World!

(Team Singapore at Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony's Parade of Nations / Photo credit: Kong Chew Yew - Singapore National Olympic Council) By Raj Kumar It was the first time in …

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SPL : Leaders Albirex Niigata maintain 12-match unbeaten run with 1-1 draw against 2nd-ranked Sailors!

by Circle News, on Jul 24, 2021 8:36:44 AM

SPL : Leaders Albirex Niigata maintain 12-match unbeaten run with 1-1 draw against 2nd-ranked Sailors!

(Team Captains Hassan Sunny and Kazuki Hashioka with Match Officials before Kickoff - Image from Live Stream) By Sherman Yong On an early Friday evening in Jurong East Stadium, all …

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Tokyo 2020 : Rower Joan Poh kicks off TeamSG’s campaign with a brave performance on her Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jul 23, 2021 1:20:44 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Rower Joan Poh kicks off TeamSG’s campaign with a brave performance on her Olympic debut!

(Joan Poh competes in the Women's Single Sculls rowing heats during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, at the Sea Forest Waterway - Photo by Sport Singapore) By Kenneth Tan Local …

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TeamSG Shuttler Yeo Jia Min : Even though it's my Olympic debut, I hope Singaporeans will watch me fight in every match and also enjoy the Games!

by Circle News, on Jul 21, 2021 10:28:03 PM

TeamSG Shuttler Yeo Jia Min : Even though it's my Olympic debut, I hope Singaporeans will watch me fight in every match and also enjoy the Games!

(Yeo Jia Min - Image by Singapore Badminton Association) By Raj Kumar The last time she tasted success and won a championship title was back in August 2019. That was …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Yeo Jia Min | Competitions

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TeamSG Rower Joan Poh : I hope to use my Olympic debut to help inspire and groom the next generation of rowers for the nation!

by Circle News, on Jul 21, 2021 11:18:02 AM

TeamSG Rower Joan Poh : I hope to use my Olympic debut to help inspire and groom the next generation of rowers for the nation!

(TeamSG Rower, Joan Poh - Photo by Joan) By Raj Kumar She is a current fulltime staff nurse at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Renal Department). And yet, she has managed …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Joan Poh | Competitions

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Team Singapore : Class of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

by Circle News, on Jul 19, 2021 9:40:41 PM

Team Singapore : Class of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Team Singapore will be making its 17th summer Olympic Games appearance in Tokyo 2020. And that's with 23 athletes competing in a record number of sporting disciplines (12) in this …

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SPL : Tanjong Pagar United & Young Lions battle to 1-1 draw in bottom-of-table clash!

by Circle News, on Jul 18, 2021 8:24:50 AM

SPL : Tanjong Pagar United & Young Lions battle to 1-1 draw in bottom-of-table clash!

(Tanjong Pagar's Luiz Junior - Photo by Football Association of S'pore) By Chia Han Keong After nearly two months of inaction, the Singapore Premier League (SPL) made its long-awaited return …

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TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew : I first picked up a table tennis bat at the age of 5 and today (at 25), I'm ready to represent Singapore at the Olympics!

by Circle News, on Jul 15, 2021 8:41:39 PM

TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew : I first picked up a table tennis bat at the age of 5 and today (at 25), I'm ready to represent Singapore at the Olympics!

(Clarence Chew) By Raj Kumar At the age of 18 in 2014, he won his first Gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. Together with 4 others including Gao Ning and …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Clarence Chew | Competitions

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TeamSG Shooter Adele Tan : Be Happy in your Sports journey and don't chase things blindly!

by Circle News, on Jul 12, 2021 8:25:09 PM

TeamSG Shooter Adele Tan : Be Happy in your Sports journey and don't chase things blindly!

(Adele Tan - TeamSG Shooter) By Raj Kumar In January 2020, she won the prestigious Gold medal in the Women's 10meters Air Rifle Event at the H & N Cup …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Adele Tan | Competitions

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TeamSG Sailor Ryan Lo : I hope the performances of our athletes in Tokyo, will be a source of positivity for S'poreans!

by Circle News, on Jul 7, 2021 8:03:24 PM

TeamSG Sailor Ryan Lo : I hope the performances of our athletes in Tokyo, will be a source of positivity for S'poreans!

(Ryan Lo at 2019 SEA Games - Photo by SportSG) By Raj Kumar His sister represented Team Singapore at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. 3 years prior, Lo Man Yi …

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TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew : It's my Olympic debut and I'm looking at 1 match and 1 round at a time!

by Circle News, on Jul 5, 2021 10:26:08 PM

TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew : It's my Olympic debut and I'm looking at 1 match and 1 round at a time!

(Loh Kean Yew) By Raj Kumar He will be going from 1 Major Games campaign to another, without physically seeing his family members in person. That is the story of …

Topic: Loh Kean Yew | Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions

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TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah : My 13-year dream is finally about to be realised in Tokyo!

by Circle News, on Jul 2, 2021 4:23:18 PM

TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah : My 13-year dream is finally about to be realised in Tokyo!

(TeamSG Fencer, Kiria Tikanah Abdul Rahman) By Raj Kumar 1 July 2021, will be a day she will never forget as Kiria Tikanah Abdul Rahman, for the very 1st time, …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Kiria Tikanah | Competitions

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Bringing Presidential cheer to TeamSG's Olympic-bound athletes

by Circle News, on Jul 1, 2021 6:52:30 PM

Bringing Presidential cheer to TeamSG's Olympic-bound athletes

From L to R - Eric Chua (Parliamentary Secretary, MCCY), Minister Edwin Tong (MCCY), President Halimah Yacob, Yeo Jia Min (Badminton Women's Singles, TeamSG) and Loh Kean Yew (Badminton Men's …

Topic: Loh Kean Yew | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Kiria Tikanah | Competitions

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TeamSG Equestrienne Caroline Chew : After a journey of 6 years, I'm just weeks away from achieving my Olympic dream!

by Circle News, on Jun 29, 2021 5:10:39 PM

TeamSG Equestrienne Caroline Chew : After a journey of 6 years, I'm just weeks away from achieving my Olympic dream!

(Caroline Chew at the recent Olympic qualifier in Le Mans, France -Photo by Equestrian Federation of Singapore) By Raj Kumar Her mother (Melanie) was a showjumper who later, went on …

Topic: Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Caroline Chew | Competitions | Sports Feature

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TeamSG Artistic Gymnast Tan Sze En : After almost 2 years of preps, I'm looking to excel on my Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jun 23, 2021 11:29:27 AM

TeamSG Artistic Gymnast Tan Sze En : After almost 2 years of preps, I'm looking to excel on my Olympic debut!

(Tan Sze En at the 2019 World Championships - Photo by Singapore Gymnastics) By Raj Kumar She missed out on the 2017 SEA Games due to a fractured ankle. She …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Tan Sze En | Competitions

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NSG 2021: Coping with COVID-19 and future aspirations

by Circle News, on Jun 14, 2021 11:04:00 AM

NSG 2021: Coping with COVID-19 and future aspirations

(Photo Credit: Singapore Sports School) Faithe Odelia de Souza (left), Ariana Beh Yoke Ching (centre), Soh Yiwei (right) By Sherman Yong Aside from pitting our student-athletes against each other, the …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | National School Games | Competitions

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Saudi Arabia's 3 late goals deny Singapore a commendable showing!

by Circle News, on Jun 12, 2021 10:47:16 AM

Saudi Arabia's 3 late goals deny Singapore a commendable showing!

(Photo of Team Singapore before kickoff) By Chia Han Keong For 83 minutes, Singapore’s national team looked as if they could produce an unlikely draw against Saudi Arabia - one …

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TeamSG's Chantal Liew en route to Portugal for Olympic qualification

by Circle News, on Jun 12, 2021 9:31:30 AM

TeamSG's Chantal Liew en route to Portugal for Olympic qualification

By Raj Kumar Singapore's most prominent open-water swimmer Chantal Liew is aiming to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympiad, before retiring from the sport altogether. The 22 year old is …

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SG Lions suffer 2nd straight defeat in World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan!

by Circle News, on Jun 8, 2021 11:18:21 AM

SG Lions suffer 2nd straight defeat in World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan!

(Photo Credit : Uzbekistan Football Association Facebook Page) By Chia Han Keong The heavy defeats kept piling up for the Singapore national football team in the Saudi Arabian capital of …

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NSG 2021: Persevering on despite the hurdles & challenges

by Circle News, on Jun 6, 2021 10:12:32 PM

NSG 2021: Persevering on despite the hurdles & challenges

(Photo Credit: Bukit Panjang Govt High School) By Sherman Yong Former US President Franklin D Roosevelt once said, "A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor." Akin to life, our …

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Short-handed Singapore Lions dealt 0-4 defeat by Palestine in World Cup qualifier!

by Circle News, on Jun 4, 2021 11:05:08 AM

Short-handed Singapore Lions dealt 0-4 defeat by Palestine in World Cup qualifier!

(Photo Credit : Football Association of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong Any football team would struggle without three of their best players in the starting 11. And Singapore's national team …

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It’s a party in the MOBA way : INS clinches Telematch Mobile Legends 515 title!

by Circle News, on May 26, 2021 8:23:51 AM

It’s a party in the MOBA way : INS clinches Telematch Mobile Legends 515 title!

Final Roster - Image from TeleTrip.Gaming Live Stream By Yeo Chee Yew May was a month of hype for Singaporean Mobile Legends players. The first weekend saw MPL SG crown …

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NSG 2021: What does Sport mean to you?

by Circle News, on May 25, 2021 7:37:45 PM

NSG 2021: What does Sport mean to you?

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Sherman Yong A simple question (see Article header), yet it can have several different responses. Until its recent suspension, the 2021 National School …

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SPL : Albirex regain top spot after come-from-behind win over Geylang Eagles!

by Circle News, on May 24, 2021 9:51:48 PM

SPL : Albirex regain top spot after come-from-behind win over Geylang Eagles!

(Photo Credit: Football Association of Singapore) By Sherman Yong Running on an impressive 11-match unbeaten streak, Albirex Niigata Football Club (Singapore) or ANFCS, looked poised to claim yet another championship …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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SPL : Balestier Khalsa and Tanjong Pagar United in a hard fought 4-goal thriller!

by Circle News, on May 24, 2021 8:32:24 PM

SPL : Balestier Khalsa and Tanjong Pagar United in a hard fought 4-goal thriller!

(Photo Credit : Balestier Khalsa FC) By Chia Han Keong The good news for Tanjong Pagar United is that they have surpassed their points total for their poor 2020 Singapore …

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SPL : Hougang United stun title contenders Tampines Rovers 3-2!

by Circle News, on May 23, 2021 7:58:45 AM

SPL : Hougang United stun title contenders Tampines Rovers 3-2!

(Photo of HGFC : Football Association of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong Hougang United (HGFC) may not be playing the prettiest football in the Singapore Premier League (SPL). But they've …

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NSG 2021 : The importance of Sport in developing the resilience of character

by Circle News, on May 20, 2021 7:18:01 AM

NSG 2021 : The importance of Sport in developing the resilience of character

(Photo of SCGS by Chia Han Keong) By Sherman Yong Troubled by COVID-19 developments, the 2021 National School Games (NSG) was forced to be suspended (on 8 May) after almost …

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Lion City Sailors sent Tanjong Pagar United packing with 3-1 victory!

by Circle News, on May 17, 2021 12:23:41 PM

Lion City Sailors sent Tanjong Pagar United packing with 3-1 victory!

Photo Credit: Lion City Sailors Football Club By Sherman Yong By all accounts, the Lion City Sailors (LCS) looked poised for an easy victory against Tanjong Pagar United Football Club …

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SPL: Hougang United's Tomoyuki Doi scores twice to top the scorers chart!

by Circle News, on May 17, 2021 8:01:16 AM

SPL: Hougang United's Tomoyuki Doi scores twice to top the scorers chart!

(Photo Credit of HGFC : Football Association of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong Hougang United’s title challenge in this Singapore Premier League (SPL) season may have faded in recent weeks …

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2021 NSG Highlights : Talent and Grit were on show, as student-athletes excelled at the Games!

by Circle News, on May 14, 2021 8:52:55 AM

2021 NSG Highlights : Talent and Grit were on show, as student-athletes excelled at the Games!

(Photo of Queenstown Secondary School's Girls' B Division Volleyball squad : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It may have been just five weeks of action, but the 2021 …

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NSG : Student-athletes take safe-distancing measures in their stride, as they adapt to a unique Games format

by Circle News, on May 12, 2021 8:36:10 AM

NSG : Student-athletes take safe-distancing measures in their stride, as they adapt to a unique Games format

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The year 2021 has seen a National Sports Games (NSG) unlike any of its past 61 annual editions. The ongoing …

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NSG Badminton: RI's shuttlers take top spot in Group C, after their recent 4-1 triumph over VJC!

by Circle News, on May 11, 2021 9:31:05 AM

NSG Badminton: RI's shuttlers take top spot in Group C, after their recent 4-1 triumph over VJC!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It was a showdown for top spot in Group C of the National School Games (NSG) A Division Boys’ badminton competition …

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Lion City Sailors defeat Eagles to stay 1 point behind leaders, Albirex!

by Circle News, on May 10, 2021 2:51:16 PM

Lion City Sailors defeat Eagles to stay 1 point behind leaders, Albirex!

(Photo Credit of Lion City Sailors FC : Football Assn of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong The Singapore Premier League (SPL) table may be showing that second-placed Lion City Sailors …

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Hougang United defeat Balestier Tigers 4-3 in 7-goal thriller!

by Circle News, on May 10, 2021 1:59:29 PM

Hougang United defeat Balestier Tigers 4-3 in 7-goal thriller!

(Photo by Football Association of Singapore) By Sherman Yong Reeling from their recent loss in the current season, Hougang United FC (HGFC) and Balestier Khalsa FC (BKFC) were headed for …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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NSG Girls' Volleyball : ACJC makes it 3 wins out of 3, to set up showdown with defending champions, NYJC!

by Circle News, on May 6, 2021 8:19:47 PM

NSG Girls' Volleyball : ACJC makes it 3 wins out of 3, to set up showdown with defending champions, NYJC!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Anglo-Chinese Junior College (ACJC) set up a potential preliminary group showdown with 2019 champions Nanyang Junior College (NYJC), as they won …

Topic: National School Games | School | Competitions | Sports Feature

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NSG Badminton : Holy Innocents’ Primary School edge out Fairfield Methodist Primary to finish 3rd!

by Circle News, on May 6, 2021 6:02:23 PM

NSG Badminton : Holy Innocents’ Primary School edge out Fairfield Methodist Primary to finish 3rd!

(Photo by Sherman Yong) By Sherman Yong The incessant sounds of chatter among the boys from both Holy Innocents’ Primary School (HIPS) and Fairfield Methodist Primary School (FMPS) filled up …

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NSG Badminton:  SJI Junior's shuttlers dominate ACS Primary in grand final to retain championship trophy!

by Circle News, on May 6, 2021 9:09:00 AM

NSG Badminton:  SJI Junior's shuttlers dominate ACS Primary in grand final to retain championship trophy!

(Photo of St Joseph's Institution Junior by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It was a performance that would make any sports coach proud -- a group of players …

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NSG Taekwondo : Punches, kicks and shouts as TKD athletes perform their best routines on camera!

by Circle News, on May 5, 2021 10:48:05 PM

NSG Taekwondo : Punches, kicks and shouts as TKD athletes perform their best routines on camera!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The usually-deserted former campus of Raffles Junior College along Ghim Moh Road was a bustle of activity on Tuesday (4 May), …

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NSG Table Tennis : Hwa Chong Institution's Girls' team extend their unbeaten streak to 5 matches!

by Circle News, on May 5, 2021 11:09:10 AM

NSG Table Tennis : Hwa Chong Institution's Girls' team extend their unbeaten streak to 5 matches!

1st Doubles Round in the Quarter-Finals with Anderson-Serangoon Junior College (left) facing off against Hwa Chong Institution (Photo by Sherman Yong) By Sherman Yong Emerging from their respective preliminary groupings, …

Topic: National School Games | Competitions | Sports Feature

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Engagement is the key to unify efforts to play safely

by Circle News, on May 4, 2021 9:47:26 PM

Engagement is the key to unify efforts to play safely

(Safe Sport FGD with Mr Eric Chua, Parliamentary Secretary for Culture, Community and Youth) Tuesday, 4 May 2021 – As part of efforts to develop a Safe Sport Unified Code and a …

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NSG Table Tennis : Kong Hwa School's paddlers display grit to retain championship title!

by Circle News, on Apr 30, 2021 6:56:40 AM

NSG Table Tennis : Kong Hwa School's paddlers display grit to retain championship title!

(Photo of Kong Hwa School by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The two finalists of the National Sports Games (NSG) East Zone Senior Division boys’ table tennis competition …

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NSG Badminton : Rosyth School wins back-to-back Boys' championship title!

by Circle News, on Apr 29, 2021 11:09:39 PM

NSG Badminton : Rosyth School wins back-to-back Boys' championship title!

(Photo of Rosyth School by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong In 2019, Rosyth School were victorious in both the Junior and Senior Divisions, by clinching top spots in …

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NSG B Division Tennis : S'pore Chinese Girls' School end their 20-odd year quest for gold on a high!

by Circle News, on Apr 28, 2021 7:57:17 AM

NSG B Division Tennis : S'pore Chinese Girls' School end their 20-odd year quest for gold on a high!

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong For over 20 years, Singapore Chinese Girls’ School (SCGS) had tried to return to the summit of the National School …

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SPL: Albirex Niigata (S) rip apart Balestier Khalsa with 4-1 victory!

by Circle News, on Apr 26, 2021 11:27:35 PM

SPL: Albirex Niigata (S) rip apart Balestier Khalsa with 4-1 victory!

Photo Credit : Albirex Niigata (S) By Chia Han Keong When Albirex Niigata (Singapore) won their first three Singapore Premier League (SPL) titles from 2016 to 2018, they were an …

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NSG South Zone B Div Girls’ 3 v 3 Volleyball: “Battle of the Queens” saw Queenstown edge Queensway in thrilling final!

by Circle News, on Apr 22, 2021 9:35:55 AM

NSG South Zone B Div Girls’ 3 v 3 Volleyball: “Battle of the Queens” saw Queenstown edge Queensway in thrilling final!

(Photo Credit of Queenstown Sec by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Whenever Queenstown Secondary School and Queensway Secondary School face each other at the National School Games (NSG), …

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NSG B Division Boys’ Tennis: Victoria stuns SJI 3-2 to reach first final in over a decade

by Circle News, on Apr 22, 2021 9:21:47 AM

NSG B Division Boys’ Tennis: Victoria stuns SJI 3-2 to reach first final in over a decade

(Photo Credit of VS Doubles Team : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong They were the underdogs in their first trip to the National School Games (NSG) B Division …

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NSG Rope Skipping : Youngsters deliver creative & exciting skills after months of hardwork and training!

by Circle News, on Apr 21, 2021 9:50:29 PM

NSG Rope Skipping : Youngsters deliver creative & exciting skills after months of hardwork and training!

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Twirling their skipping ropes so rapidly that the ropes were a near-invisible blur, students from Holy Innocents’, Bendemeer and Kuo …

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NSG Gymnastics : Athletes light up competition with flips, twists and somersaults!

by Circle News, on Apr 21, 2021 8:32:31 PM

NSG Gymnastics : Athletes light up competition with flips, twists and somersaults!

(Photo credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong One by one, the young girls stood beside their apparatus, anxiously waiting for the call to perform. When the judges …

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SPL: Late equaliser cruelly denies Young Lions a stunning upset over Hougang United

by Circle News, on Apr 18, 2021 9:31:01 PM

SPL: Late equaliser cruelly denies Young Lions a stunning upset over Hougang United

(Photo Credit : Football Association of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong They had just come off two heavy defeats, and were rooted at the bottom of the Singapore Premier League …

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NSG B Div Wushu: Kicks, flips and punches galore as wushu athletes dazzle with their pugilistic prowess

by Circle News, on Apr 16, 2021 6:53:03 AM

NSG B Div Wushu: Kicks, flips and punches galore as wushu athletes dazzle with their pugilistic prowess

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Like actors going for auditions, athletes participating in the National School Games (NSG) B Division Wushu competition stepped into the cavernous …

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NSG B Div Girls’ Shooting C’ship: A stern test of focus as shooters aim for success

by Circle News, on Apr 15, 2021 11:36:46 PM

NSG B Div Girls’ Shooting C’ship: A stern test of focus as shooters aim for success

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Along the 30 lanes of air rifle targets at SAFRA Yishun’s indoor air weapon range on Thursday (15 April), participants …

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SPL: Biggest-ever signing Diego Lopes finally breaks out with hat-trick, 2 assists as Lion City Sailors thrash Geylang 8-0!

by Circle News, on Apr 12, 2021 12:40:37 PM

SPL: Biggest-ever signing Diego Lopes finally breaks out with hat-trick, 2 assists as Lion City Sailors thrash Geylang 8-0!

(Photo of LCS by Football Association of Singapore) By Chia Han Keong It has taken Diego Lopes -- the Singapore Premier League's (SPL) most expensive signing -- five matches to …

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NSG B Div Sepak Takraw: Bartley Sec aims top-4 finish after topping their prelim group with win over Yishun Sec

by Circle News, on Apr 11, 2021 9:22:35 AM

NSG B Div Sepak Takraw: Bartley Sec aims top-4 finish after topping their prelim group with win over Yishun Sec

Photo of Bartley Sec (Light Blue jerseys) vs Yishun Sec by Chia Han Keong By Chia Han Keong They are aiming for a top-four finish at the National School Games …

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National Biomechanics Day 2021 : 200 Sec school students & teachers learnt biomechanics principles to help improve NAPFA Test results!

by Circle News, on Apr 9, 2021 9:22:41 AM

National Biomechanics Day 2021 : 200 Sec school students & teachers learnt biomechanics principles to help improve NAPFA Test results!

(Student and teacher-participants performing the Big 3 core intervention as part of the breakout session remotely facilitated by Dr Marcel Rossi, Sport Biomechanist) National Biomechanics Day (NBD) is a worldwide …

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NSG B Div Girls’ Badminton: Compassvale Sec boost hopes of advancing to next round after 4-1 win over Woodlanders

by Circle News, on Apr 8, 2021 11:23:19 PM

NSG B Div Girls’ Badminton: Compassvale Sec boost hopes of advancing to next round after 4-1 win over Woodlanders

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Compassvale Secondary School took a big step towards advancing out of the preliminary stage of the National Sports Games (NSG) …

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Tampines Rovers bounce back from heavy defeat to maul Young Lions 7-0!

by Circle News, on Apr 8, 2021 8:16:20 PM

Tampines Rovers bounce back from heavy defeat to maul Young Lions 7-0!

(Photo of Tampines Rovers by Football Association of S'pore) By Chia Han Keong Humbled 1-5 in their previous match, Tampines Rovers found the perfect riposte on Wednesday, (7 April) as …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Sports | Competitions

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NSG B Div Boys’ Table Tennis: Victoria Sch are 2-for-2 with 5-0 win over Pasir Ris Crest!

by Circle News, on Apr 8, 2021 9:34:17 AM

NSG B Div Boys’ Table Tennis: Victoria Sch are 2-for-2 with 5-0 win over Pasir Ris Crest!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong So far, so good. Victoria School recorded their second 5-0 win in as many matches in the National School Games (NSG) …

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NSG A Div Sepak Takraw: Woodlands Sec show title intent in 3-0 series win over Northlight!

by Circle News, on Apr 6, 2021 8:00:02 PM

NSG A Div Sepak Takraw: Woodlands Sec show title intent in 3-0 series win over Northlight!

Woodlands Sec (Blue) vs Northlight / Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong By Chia Han Keong They had won the B Division boys’ sepak takraw title in 2019, the last …

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NSG B Div Boys’ Tennis: Victoria Sch beats St Andrew’s 5-0 to set up crunch clash with ACS(I)

by Circle News, on Apr 6, 2021 6:51:38 PM

NSG B Div Boys’ Tennis: Victoria Sch beats St Andrew’s 5-0 to set up crunch clash with ACS(I)

(NSG B Div Boys Tennis action @ Kallang Tennis Centre / Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Victoria School made it two victories out of two …

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NSG 2021 : Sepak Takraw B Div Boys Prelim (National) - 1 Apr

by Circle News, on Apr 5, 2021 10:31:36 PM

NSG 2021 : Sepak Takraw B Div Boys Prelim (National) - 1 Apr

Highlights of Geylang Methodist School (Sec) vs CHIJ Katong Convent and Temasek Junior College vs Chung Cheng High Sch (Main) (For the latest schedules on live streams, news updates and …

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NSG 2021 : Badminton B Div Boys & Girls Prelims (East) - 1 Apr

by Circle News, on Apr 5, 2021 10:16:10 PM

NSG 2021 : Badminton B Div Boys & Girls Prelims (East) - 1 Apr

Highlights of Ngee Ann Sec vs Chung Cheng High (Main) and Geylang Methodist School vs Junyuan Sec Highlights of Geylang Methodist School (Sec) vs CHIJ Katong Convent and Temasek Junior …

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Moment of naivety costs Geylang dear, as Albirex eke out 1-0 win!

by Circle News, on Apr 5, 2021 1:00:00 PM

Moment of naivety costs Geylang dear, as Albirex eke out 1-0 win!

(Albirex Niigata FC / Photo Credit : ANFCS) By Chia Han Keong For more than half an hour last night, they held their own admirably against the Singapore Premier League …

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NSG 13-time Gold medallist Elizabeth-Ann Tan :  NSG has certainly helped to cultivate the values of hard work, perseverance and self-discipline in me

by Circle News, on Apr 4, 2021 11:29:25 AM

NSG 13-time Gold medallist Elizabeth-Ann Tan :  NSG has certainly helped to cultivate the values of hard work, perseverance and self-discipline in me

(Elizabeth-Ann Tan and her parents at 2019 ASEAN Schools Games) By Raj Kumar Over a period of 8 years, Elizabeth-Ann Tan rewrote the history books at the National School Games …

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NSG Silver medallist Jordan Tan : Trusting the process, being patient and staying hungry, would help propel anyone in the right direction!

by Circle News, on Apr 4, 2021 9:51:27 AM

NSG Silver medallist Jordan Tan : Trusting the process, being patient and staying hungry, would help propel anyone in the right direction!

(TeamSG Youth Hurdler, Jordan Tan) By Raj Kumar Team Singapore youth hurdler Jordan Tan, represented his current School of Science & Technology (Singapore) in the 2019 National School Games. Back …

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NSG 2021 : Yuhua & Xinmin volleyballers put up thrilling battle in Snr Div, as they share one win each

by Circle News, on Apr 2, 2021 5:40:09 PM

NSG 2021 : Yuhua & Xinmin volleyballers put up thrilling battle in Snr Div, as they share one win each

(Yuhua Primary (blue) vs Xinmin Primary (black) at the NSG Senior Division Girls' volleyball preliminary stage. Photo credit - Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Their skills may not …

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NSG 2021 : 3 v 3 Volleyball Snr Div Boys Prelims - 31 Mar

by Circle News, on Apr 2, 2021 4:09:32 PM

NSG 2021 : 3 v 3 Volleyball Snr Div Boys Prelims - 31 Mar

Highlights from 31/3 Round-robin matches of Catholic High School's 2-0 win over East Spring Primary. And Qifa Primary's 2-nil victory over Yumin Primary. (For the latest schedules on live streams, …

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National School Games : An Experience of a Lifetime for All!

by Circle News, on Apr 2, 2021 10:20:43 AM

National School Games : An Experience of a Lifetime for All!

(2019 B Division Sepak Takraw Champions, Woodlands Secondary School. Photo Credit : Raj Kumar) By Raj Kumar Just 2 years ago in 2019, I had the privilege of doing match …

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6-time NSG Athlete Kieren Lee : Learn from your competitors. Win with humility and lose with grace

by Circle News, on Apr 2, 2021 9:31:14 AM

6-time NSG Athlete Kieren Lee : Learn from your competitors. Win with humility and lose with grace

(TeamSG Youth Sprinter, Kieren Lee) By Raj Kumar Current Team Singapore youth sprinter Kieren Lee, represented his Alma Mater Victoria School at the National School Games from 2017 to 2019 …

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NSG : From High jumper in Primary to Sprinter in Sec school!

by Circle News, on Apr 1, 2021 5:14:21 PM

NSG : From High jumper in Primary to Sprinter in Sec school!

(TeamSG Youth Sprinter, Lim Yu Hng) By Raj Kumar Current Team Singapore youth sprinter Lim Yu Hng was previously from Bedok View Secondary School. And his years of competing in …

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National School Games makes welcomed return after 1-year absence

by Circle News, on Mar 31, 2021 8:09:26 AM

National School Games makes welcomed return after 1-year absence

(Defending Table Tennis Champions Raffles Institution won 5 of 6 titles at the 2019 NSG campaign. Photo Credit : Raffles Photographic Society) By Chia Han Keong It may not have …

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Balestier Tigers stun leaders Albirex with 0-0 draw!

by Circle News, on Mar 22, 2021 4:35:23 PM

Balestier Tigers stun leaders Albirex with 0-0 draw!

(Photo Credit :Albirex Niigata Singapore FC) By Marvin Gold The pre-match interviews revealed two teams who knew each other very well and had a clear idea of their strategy for …

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Hougang United come from behind to deal the Eagles, a shocking big defeat!

by Circle News, on Mar 18, 2021 3:15:23 PM

Hougang United come from behind to deal the Eagles, a shocking big defeat!

(HGFC Photo Credit : Football Association of Singapore) By Marvin Gold Last night in Round 2 of the Singapore Premier League, Hougang United FC bounced back from their opening day …

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19 Goals scored in Rd 1 of the Singapore Premier League!

by Circle News, on Mar 15, 2021 12:49:14 PM

19 Goals scored in Rd 1 of the Singapore Premier League!

(Geylang Int'l Photo credit : Football Association of Singapore) By Marvin Gold It was a fantastic start to the 2021 AIA Singapore Premier League, with a whopping tally of 19 …

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Final Countdown to the 2021 SPL Season!

by Circle News, on Mar 13, 2021 12:53:36 PM

Final Countdown to the 2021 SPL Season!

By Marvin Gold All 8 clubs are in action this weekend for the opening round of the 2021 AIA Singapore Premier League. So let's take a brief look at the …

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Samuel Kang wins DYMON Asia SGSquash circuit #1 main event, to kick off the annual squash season

by Circle News, on Mar 10, 2021 11:32:20 AM

Samuel Kang wins DYMON Asia SGSquash circuit #1 main event, to kick off the annual squash season

The 2021 squash calendar kicked off with the DYMON ASIA SGSquash Circuit #1 at the Kallang Squash Centre held from 27 February to 6 March. The event featured four categories …

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SG's No 2 Lynelle Lim : The STO & the upcoming KTC serve as a major inspiration for local tennis fans and players

by Circle News, on Mar 3, 2021 10:22:58 AM

SG's No 2 Lynelle Lim : The STO & the upcoming KTC serve as a major inspiration for local tennis fans and players

By Lynelle Lim As compared to other countries, tennis has never been a big thing here in our little red dot. It definitely was not as common as it is …

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STO Review - The Highs, Lows and the Surprise packages!

by Circle News, on Mar 2, 2021 12:32:13 PM

STO Review - The Highs, Lows and the Surprise packages!

By Dillon Lim The US$300,000 Singapore Tennis Open came to an end last Sunday, after a week of high quality tennis at the OCBC arena. We saw a first time …

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Shaheed Alam : Singapore pulled off a truly world-class tennis event in under 4 weeks!

by Circle News, on Mar 1, 2021 11:18:15 AM

Shaheed Alam : Singapore pulled off a truly world-class tennis event in under 4 weeks!

By Shaheed Alam In the last seven years, tennis has hit Singapore’s shores in a tremendous way! Seeing the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Tour Finals from 2014 to 2018 hosted …

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STO 2021 Champion Alexei Popyrin : This 1st ATP Tour title victory is for my Family!

by Circle News, on Feb 28, 2021 6:59:34 PM

STO 2021 Champion Alexei Popyrin : This 1st ATP Tour title victory is for my Family!

(By Dillon Lim) The second grand final scheduled for play on Day 7 at the Singapore Tennis Open is the coveted Men’s Singles battle. 250 lucky fans gathered to catch …

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Sander Gillé & Joran Vliegen win STO Doubles Final in convincing fashion, for their 5th ATP Tour title!

by Circle News, on Feb 28, 2021 4:38:05 PM

Sander Gillé & Joran Vliegen win STO Doubles Final in convincing fashion, for their 5th ATP Tour title!

By Dillon Lim After nearly a week of intense action, it was time for the Men’s Singles and Men’s Doubles finals on Day 7 of the Singapore Tennis Open. The …

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NextGen stars Bublik and Popyrin to meet on ATP-Tour level for 1st time in STO grand final!

by Circle News, on Feb 27, 2021 10:18:59 PM

NextGen stars Bublik and Popyrin to meet on ATP-Tour level for 1st time in STO grand final!

By Shaheed Alam In the last match of the penultimate day of the ATP 250 Singapore Tennis Open, the OCBC Arena witnessed Kazakhstan’s Alexander Bublik and Moldova’s Radu Albot fight …

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NextGen Aussie star Popyrin remains on course for history, after 3rd seed Cilic crashes out in STO semis!

by Circle News, on Feb 27, 2021 7:18:02 PM

NextGen Aussie star Popyrin remains on course for history, after 3rd seed Cilic crashes out in STO semis!

By Dillion Lim On Day 5 of the Singapore Tennis Open on Centre Court, 3rd seed Marin Cilic of Croatia took on Australian youngster, Alexei Popyrin, in the first semi-final of …

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STO Dbls 4th seeds Ebden and Smith set up clash against top-ranked Belgians in final!

by Circle News, on Feb 27, 2021 4:17:56 PM

STO Dbls 4th seeds Ebden and Smith set up clash against top-ranked Belgians in final!

By Dillon Lim Spectators were allowed to attend the Singapore Tennis Open for the very first time at the OCBC Arena today. A maximum of 250 fans under strict safety …

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STO 3rd seed Cilic holds off tough Korean challenge to reach the semis!

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 9:30:25 PM

STO 3rd seed Cilic holds off tough Korean challenge to reach the semis!

By Dillon Lim The third Men’s Singles quarter-finals of Day 5 at the Singapore Tennis Open saw the 8th seed, Kwon Soon-woo (ranked 81) take on the 3rd seed, Marin …

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Au Revoir Mannarino as STO Top seed is taken down by Albot in QF!

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 8:56:28 PM

Au Revoir Mannarino as STO Top seed is taken down by Albot in QF!

(Radu Albot) By Lynelle Lim Fighting for a spot in the semi-finals of the Singapore Tennis Open, the Centre Court at the OCBC Arena saw Radu Albot and top seed …

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Australian sensation Popyrin storms into STO semi-finals after close victory over compatriot, Ebden

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 6:05:25 PM

Australian sensation Popyrin storms into STO semi-finals after close victory over compatriot, Ebden

(Alexei Popyrin) By Lynelle Lim In a battle of the Australians on Day 5 of the Singapore Tennis Open, wildcard Matthew Ebden (ranked #316), went up against his compatriot and rising …

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STO Dbles Top Seeds Sander Gillé & Joran Vliegen, have a date with destiny in Sunday's grand final!

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 3:48:20 PM

STO Dbles Top Seeds Sander Gillé & Joran Vliegen, have a date with destiny in Sunday's grand final!

By Dillon Lim The first Doubles semi-final kicked things off on Day 5 of the Singapore Tennis Open on Centre court. Top seeded Belgian duo, Joran Vliegen and Sander Gillé, …

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S'pore's No 1 Shaheed Alam : I will train even harder and aim to play professionally on the ATP Tour!

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 9:39:55 AM

S'pore's No 1 Shaheed Alam : I will train even harder and aim to play professionally on the ATP Tour!

By Shaheed Alam The ongoing US$300,000 Singapore Tennis Open is the highest level of Men’s professional tennis in a while. There's been a great deal of publicity and news about …

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STO Top seed Mannarino, books his spot in the last 8, after defeating huge serving Marcora!

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 10:15:30 PM

STO Top seed Mannarino, books his spot in the last 8, after defeating huge serving Marcora!

By Lynelle Lim In the second last match on day 4 of the Singapore Tennis Open, top seed Adrian Mannarino from France (whose rank is #35), went up against Italy’s …

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STO 2nd seed Millman in shocking Rd of 16 exit, no thanks to wildcard, Ebden!

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 8:17:28 PM

STO 2nd seed Millman in shocking Rd of 16 exit, no thanks to wildcard, Ebden!

By Shaheed Alam Day 4 of the Singapore Tennis Open saw two Australians on court for the 2nd time in their respective ATP Tour careers. It was the clash between …

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STO 6th seed Albot saved 3 match points to stop German underdog Hanfmann

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 6:59:10 PM

STO 6th seed Albot saved 3 match points to stop German underdog Hanfmann

By Lynelle Lim Eyeing a spot in the quarterfinal at the Singapore Tennis Open, Yannick Hanfmann looked to cause an upset against Moldova’s Radu Albot, who is the 6th seed of …

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STO 3rd seeds Bambridge & Inglot fend off huge comeback to stay alive!

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 4:46:11 PM

STO 3rd seeds Bambridge & Inglot fend off huge comeback to stay alive!

By Dillon Lim The 3rd doubles quarterfinals took place on Court 1 on Day 4 of the Singapore Tennis Open at the OCBC Arena. And the 3rd seeded British pair …

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STO Top Dbls pair of Vliegen and Gillé struggle to reach the last 4!

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 4:02:33 PM

STO Top Dbls pair of Vliegen and Gillé struggle to reach the last 4!

By Dillon Lim The first match of Day 4 of the Singapore Tennis Open saw the Top seeded Belgian pair of Joran Vliegen and Sander Gillé, up against the Indian duo …

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Popyrin triumphs in battle of the NextGen stars to reach STO QF!

by Circle News, on Feb 25, 2021 9:42:25 AM

Popyrin triumphs in battle of the NextGen stars to reach STO QF!

By Lynelle Lim For the last match on Day 3 of the Singapore Tennis Open, the Centre Court at the OCBC Arena saw 20-year-old wildcard Adrian Andreev (ranked #423), take …

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STO 4th seed Bublik inflicts devastating defeat upon Çelikbilek in Rd of 16

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 10:55:57 PM

STO 4th seed Bublik inflicts devastating defeat upon Çelikbilek in Rd of 16

By Shaheed Alam In the night session of Day 3 of the Singapore Tennis Open, the OCBC Arena saw Turkey's Altuğ Çelikbilek go up against Alexander Bublik, to vie for a …

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STO Dbls 4th seeds Ebden and Smith advance to QF after straight sets win

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 10:23:33 PM

STO Dbls 4th seeds Ebden and Smith advance to QF after straight sets win

By Dillon Lim The final match of Day 3 on Court 1 at the Singapore Tennis Open, saw the 4th seeded Australian duo of Matthew Ebden and John-Patrick Smith take …

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STO 5th seed Nishioka eases into QF stage, after taking down big serving American, Maxime Cressy!

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 8:43:30 PM

STO 5th seed Nishioka eases into QF stage, after taking down big serving American, Maxime Cressy!

By Lynelle Lim On Day 3 of the action on Court 1 at the Singapore Tennis Open, Maxime Cressy of America (ranked #156) looked to battle for a spot in the …

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STO 3rd seed Marin Cilic bags his first win of 2021!

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 8:12:55 PM

STO 3rd seed Marin Cilic bags his first win of 2021!

By Dillon Lim In the 2nd singles match on Centre Court on Day 3 of the Singapore Tennis Open, Croatian 3rd seed Marin Cilic, opened his campaign against Japan’s Taro …

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STO 8th seed Soon-woo eliminates tough American challenge to reach 2nd Rd

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 7:36:32 PM

STO 8th seed Soon-woo eliminates tough American challenge to reach 2nd Rd

By Shaheed Alam Day 3 of the Singapore Tennis Open sees Korea’s Soon-woo Kwon and America’s Thai-son Kwiatkowski battle it out on Court One for a place in the last 16 …

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STO Dbls 3rd seeds Bambridge and Inglot cruise into the QF

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 5:01:05 PM

STO Dbls 3rd seeds Bambridge and Inglot cruise into the QF

By Dillon Lim Day 3 of the Singapore Tennis Open saw the pairing Germany’s Yannick Hanfmann and Australia’s John Millmann face off against the 3rd seeded British pairing of Luke …

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Cerretani & Shamasdin reach STO QF, with a masterclass performance

by Circle News, on Feb 24, 2021 11:01:12 AM

Cerretani & Shamasdin reach STO QF, with a masterclass performance

By Rehmat Nohal Veteran doubles pair James Cerretani of the USA and Adil Shamasdin of Canada took on youngsters Alexander Bublik of Kazakhstan and Marc Polmans of Australia in a 1st …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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STO Dbls Top seeds Gillé & Vliegen deliver sterling performance to reach QF!

by Circle News, on Feb 23, 2021 7:47:04 PM

STO Dbls Top seeds Gillé & Vliegen deliver sterling performance to reach QF!

(By Lynelle Lim) The American pair of Evan King (ranked #134 in doubles) and his partner Hunter Reese (ranked #129), looked to cause a major upset against the top seeds …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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STO 6th seed Radu Albot clings on to victory, after surviving a scare from doubles specialist, John-Patrick Smith!

by Circle News, on Feb 23, 2021 5:47:15 PM

STO 6th seed Radu Albot clings on to victory, after surviving a scare from doubles specialist, John-Patrick Smith!

By Lynelle Lim On Day 2 at the Singapore Tennis Open, Australian qualifier, John-Patrick Smith ranked #306, took on the 6th seed of the tournament, Radu Albot of Moldova (ranked #76) …

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Martinez & Hernandez took down 2nd seeds Bopanna & McLachlan in STO Rd of 16 !

by Circle News, on Feb 23, 2021 3:41:31 PM

Martinez & Hernandez took down 2nd seeds Bopanna & McLachlan in STO Rd of 16 !

By Dillon Lim On Day 2 of the Singapore Tennis Open, Luis David Martinez from Venezuela and David Vega Hernandez from Spain faced 2nd seeds, Rohan Bopanna from India and …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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5th seed Nishioka survives strong American challenge to reach STO Rd of 16

by Circle News, on Feb 23, 2021 9:11:11 AM

5th seed Nishioka survives strong American challenge to reach STO Rd of 16

By Lynelle Lim In the last match of Day 1 of the main draw at the Singapore Tennis Open, American Michael Mmoh, (ranked 178) faced the 5th seed Japanese Yoshihito …

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NextGen star Popyrin takes down

by Circle News, on Feb 22, 2021 10:44:48 PM

NextGen star Popyrin takes down "gentle giant" Eubanks to reach STO 2nd Rd

By Dillon Lim In the first round of the Singapore Tennis Open, American Christopher Eubanks (ranked 240), faced Australia's Alexei Popyrin, (ranked 114) for a spot in the second round …

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Bulgarian wildcard Andreev sends STO 7th seed Harris packing!

by Circle News, on Feb 22, 2021 8:41:27 PM

Bulgarian wildcard Andreev sends STO 7th seed Harris packing!

(Adrian Andreev) By Lynelle Lim Kicking things off on Day 1 of the main draw at the Singapore Tennis Open at the OCBC Arena, the centre court saw the 7th …

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Taro Daniel sets up 1st-time clash with 3rd seed Marin Cilic in STO!

by Circle News, on Feb 22, 2021 7:14:57 PM

Taro Daniel sets up 1st-time clash with 3rd seed Marin Cilic in STO!

By Dillon Lim In the first round of the Singapore Tennis Open main draw, Taro Daniel of Japan, ranked 120, took on India's Ramkumar Ramanathan (ranked 200) at the OCBC …

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STO Player Profiles : Kwon Soon-woo & Alexander Bublik

by Circle News, on Feb 22, 2021 11:09:55 AM

STO Player Profiles : Kwon Soon-woo & Alexander Bublik

By Rehmat Nohal Alexander Bublik, is a Russian-born tennis professional who's representing Kazakstan on the ATP Tour. And he's now in the Lion City as the fourth seed, in the …

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STO Player Profile : John Millman

by Circle News, on Feb 21, 2021 8:49:05 PM

STO Player Profile : John Millman

By Rehmat Nohal John H. Millman, also known as "The Mailman", is the 2nd seed at the inaugural Singapore Tennis Open, and ranked 39th in the world. He reached a career-high …

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Smith ends spirited fightback by Jaziri to reach main draw of STO

by Circle News, on Feb 21, 2021 7:31:54 PM

Smith ends spirited fightback by Jaziri to reach main draw of STO

By Shaheed Alam In the second round of the qualifying match of the Singapore Tennis Open, the OCBC Arena saw the likes of Australian John-Patrick Smith and Tunisia's Malek Jaziri …

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STO Player Profile : Marin Cilic

by Circle News, on Feb 21, 2021 3:15:18 PM

STO Player Profile : Marin Cilic

By Shaheed Alam Hailing from Krstine, Međugorje, a town in Herzegovina region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, is Croatia’s No. 2 professional tennis player, Marin Čilić. Towering at a height of …

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STO Player Profiles : Luke Bambridge & Dominic Inglot

by Circle News, on Feb 21, 2021 9:26:52 AM

STO Player Profiles : Luke Bambridge & Dominic Inglot

By Dillon Lim Dominic Inglot is a British professional tennis player, born in London. He is 34 years-old and is currently ranked 60 by the ATP Tour with a career …

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Tough STO Openers for Singapore's top tennis players

by Circle News, on Feb 21, 2021 1:51:10 AM

Tough STO Openers for Singapore's top tennis players

By Rehmat Johal Home favorite Shaheed Alam kicked off his maiden ATP level match at the OCBC Arena earlier this afternoon in the first round qualifying match of the Singapore …

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STO Player Profiles : Rohan Bopanna & Ben McLachlan

by Circle News, on Feb 20, 2021 12:14:25 PM

STO Player Profiles : Rohan Bopanna & Ben McLachlan

By Lynelle Lim Rohan Bopanna is a 41-year-old professional tennis player from India, who is currently ranked #38 in doubles by the ATP Tour (Association of Tennis Professionals) and has …

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Singapore Tennis Open 2021 - All You Need to know

by Circle News, on Feb 20, 2021 9:31:39 AM

Singapore Tennis Open 2021 - All You Need to know

Tournament Details When is the Singapore Tennis Open held? Singapore Tennis Open will be held between 20 to 28 February 2021. Qualifying Rounds will be on 20 and 21 February …

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STO Player Profile : Yoshihito Nishioka

by Circle News, on Feb 19, 2021 6:23:30 PM

STO Player Profile : Yoshihito Nishioka

By Lynelle Lim Yoshihito Nishioka is a 26 year old professional tennis player from Japan who turned pro in 2014. He is currently ranked #58 by the ATP Tour and …

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STO Player Profile : Adrian Mannarino

by Circle News, on Feb 19, 2021 5:16:41 PM

STO Player Profile : Adrian Mannarino

By Dillon Lim Adrian Mannarino is a French professional tennis player, born in Soisy-sous-Montmorency. He is 32-years-old and is currently ranked 35 by the ATP Tour with a career high …

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Tatsuma Yoshida to continue to train Lions with contract extension

by Circle News, on Feb 5, 2021 2:35:53 PM

Tatsuma Yoshida to continue to train Lions with contract extension

The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) has announced that Tatsuma Yoshida will continue to serve as the Men’s National Team Coach until December 2022. Tatsuma Yoshida. Photo: FAS Tatsuma, 46, …

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SMBC Singapore Open to return in 2022

by Circle News, on Jan 22, 2021 9:00:00 AM

SMBC Singapore Open to return in 2022

The organisers of the SMBC Singapore Open have announced that the next edition of the tournament will take place in January 2022. The US$1 million event, jointly sanctioned by the …

Topic: Sports | Competitions | SMBC Singapore Open

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Fencing: Singapore Junior Challenge 2021

by Circle News, on Jan 12, 2021 6:18:51 PM

Fencing: Singapore Junior Challenge 2021

Photo: Fencing Singapore The Singapore Junior Challenge 2021, which took place at the Singapore Sports Hub from 8 to 10 January, provided a platform for junior fencers aged 13 to …

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Gabriel Quak named SPL Player of the Year

by Gary Yang, on Dec 8, 2020 4:47:27 PM

Gabriel Quak named SPL Player of the Year

L-R: Keiji Shigetomi, Gabriel Quak and Saifullah Akbar with the night’s top awards. Photo: FAS Gabriel Quak has come a long way since he started his professional career with the …

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Singapore Premier League roundup

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2020 11:45:51 AM

Singapore Premier League roundup

Albirex Niigata are the 2020 AIA Singapore Premier League champions. The Japanese side won their fourth title after a thrilling finish to the season, with Tampines Rovers settling for second …

Topic: Singapore Premier League | Competitions | Sports Feature

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