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Living Better Through Sport - Nabil

by Circle News, on Dec 13, 2021 4:51:42 PM

Living Better Through Sport - Nabil

Passing it on through Sports Young aspirant gives back to the community through Sports just as he benefitted from guidance through the SportCares - Li Foundation MultiSport Programme By Yeo …

Topic: SportCares | Sports | Inclusive Sports | Feature

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Singapore will battle Team USA for a 15th place finish, at the 2020 IFF Men's Floorball Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 8, 2021 11:07:28 AM

Singapore will battle Team USA for a 15th place finish, at the 2020 IFF Men's Floorball Championships!

(Team Singapore. Photo Credit : International Floorball Federation) By Gracia Sengutuvan Team Singapore came into Tonight's (Dec 7) Classification match in Finland, on the back of 3 straight losses. And …

Topic: Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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World Champion, World No 1 and the 1st ever Men's Singles winner of the WTT Cup Finals : Fan Zhendong!

by Circle News, on Dec 8, 2021 8:59:45 AM

World Champion, World No 1 and the 1st ever Men's Singles winner of the WTT Cup Finals : Fan Zhendong!

(Poster Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh After a grueling 45-minute battle, it was the world no. 1, Fan Zhendong, who stood on the winner's podium at the OCBC Arena …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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World No 2 Sun Yingsha creates History, by winning the Women's Singles at the 1st ever WTT Cup Finals!

by Circle News, on Dec 8, 2021 8:09:52 AM

World No 2 Sun Yingsha creates History, by winning the Women's Singles at the 1st ever WTT Cup Finals!

(Poster Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh At the Women’s Singles Finals of the inaugural WTT Cup Finals held in Singapore (7 Dec), it was 21-year-old Sun Yingsha who scored …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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World Champion Fan Zhendong sets up grand finale against Tomokazu Harimoto, in WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

by Circle News, on Dec 7, 2021 12:18:43 PM

World Champion Fan Zhendong sets up grand finale against Tomokazu Harimoto, in WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

(World No 1 Fan Zhendong. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh In a stiff semi-final battle between top seeded Fan Zhendong and compatriot Wang Chuqin (6 Dec), it was …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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TeamSG will meet Thailand after 13-2 defeat by Estonia, at the 2020 IFF Men's Floorball World Championship!

by Circle News, on Dec 7, 2021 10:11:44 AM

TeamSG will meet Thailand after 13-2 defeat by Estonia, at the 2020 IFF Men's Floorball World Championship!

(TeamSG's Jenmark Sorreda with the ball. Photo Credit : WTT) By Gracia Sengutuvan Team Singapore met the formidable Estonians in their last match in the Group D stage of the …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Hina Hayata scored big win in QFs, but crashed out in the last 4 to Sun Yingsha in WTT Cup Finals!

by Circle News, on Dec 7, 2021 8:41:11 AM

Hina Hayata scored big win in QFs, but crashed out in the last 4 to Sun Yingsha in WTT Cup Finals!

(Japan's Hina Hayata. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh After staging a massive upset against world no. 4 Wang Manyu in the round of 16 on Sunday (5 Dec), …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Group B Previews of Vietnam, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia and Indonesia!

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 5:05:32 PM

AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Group B Previews of Vietnam, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia and Indonesia!

(Team B Poster. Credit Design : AFF Suzuki Cup Facebook Page) By Sadat Osman AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 sees 10 regional teams competing in Singapore with matches taking place at …

Topic: Football | Sports | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

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AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 : Hosts Singapore kick off tournament with comfortable 3-0 win over Myanmar!

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 12:54:29 PM

AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 : Hosts Singapore kick off tournament with comfortable 3-0 win over Myanmar!

(TeamSG celebrates after opening goal against Myanmar. Photo Credit : Lions of Asia FB Page) By Renald Loh There was a great deal of anxiety, fear and nervousness for the …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

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World no. 1 Chen Meng knocks out Singapore's star paddler Feng Tianwei 3-0, to progress to the last 4 of the WTT Cup Finals!

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 11:13:48 AM

World no. 1 Chen Meng knocks out Singapore's star paddler Feng Tianwei 3-0, to progress to the last 4 of the WTT Cup Finals!

(World No 1 Chen Meng. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh The Quarter-final round of the WTT Cup Finals began on Sunday (5 Dec) evening, as local Table Tennis …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | Feng Tianwei | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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Singapore's Men's Floorballers collapsed 9-4 against lower-ranked Philippines, in 2020 IFF World Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 9:53:05 AM

Singapore's Men's Floorballers collapsed 9-4 against lower-ranked Philippines, in 2020 IFF World Championships!

(Team Singapore before facing the Philippines. Photo Credit : IFF) By Gracia Sengutuvan Following the formation of the Philippines (PHI) Men's Floorball team less than 8 years ago, they'd always …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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World no. 4 Hugo Calderano storms into the last 8 of WTT Cup Finals, after a convincing 3-0 victory against China’s Lin Gaoyuan!

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 7:35:09 AM

World no. 4 Hugo Calderano storms into the last 8 of WTT Cup Finals, after a convincing 3-0 victory against China’s Lin Gaoyuan!

(Hugo Calderano celebrates. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh The final Round of 16 match at the WTT Cup Finals on Sunday afternoon (5 Dec), saw a stiff face-off …

Topic: Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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As the host nation of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020, Singapore Lions MUST break the streak of 3 straight Group stage Exits!

by Circle News, on Dec 5, 2021 6:54:12 PM

As the host nation of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020, Singapore Lions MUST break the streak of 3 straight Group stage Exits!

(Team Singapore Lions. Photo Credit : FAS) By Sadat Osman Singapore are the 2nd most successful side in the AFF Suzuki Cup with 4 previous title wins. Those successful title-winning …

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

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Myanmar and Timor Leste could prove to be detrimental, to the Favourites in Group A of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

by Circle News, on Dec 5, 2021 2:58:30 PM

Myanmar and Timor Leste could prove to be detrimental, to the Favourites in Group A of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020!

(Group A Poster. Photo Credit : AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Facebook Page) By Sadat Osman After getting postponed twice due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 13th edition of the AFF …

Topic: Football | Sports | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

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TeamSG's Feng Tianwei sets up a showdown against World No 1 Chen Meng in the last 8, at the star-studded WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

by Circle News, on Dec 5, 2021 10:15:26 AM

TeamSG's Feng Tianwei sets up a showdown against World No 1 Chen Meng in the last 8, at the star-studded WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

(TeamSG's Feng Tianwei at the WTT Cup Finals. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh 40 minutes was all it took for Team Singapore's Feng Tianwei, to claim her maiden …

Topic: Team Singapore | Table Tennis | Sports | Feng Tianwei | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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World no 1 Chen Meng knocks out Japanese favourite Kasumi Ishikawa, to advance to the last 8 of the WTT Cup Finals!

by Circle News, on Dec 4, 2021 9:29:46 PM

World no 1 Chen Meng knocks out Japanese favourite Kasumi Ishikawa, to advance to the last 8 of the WTT Cup Finals!

(Olympic Champion Chen Meng. Photo Credit : WTT) By Pearlyn Koh Olympic Gold medalist Chen Meng opened her WTT Cup Finals campaign today with a win. Known for her speed …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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Singapore's Men's Floorballers go down 9-8 to Canada, in a nail-bitting opening match at the 2020 IFF World Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 4, 2021 10:09:33 AM

Singapore's Men's Floorballers go down 9-8 to Canada, in a nail-bitting opening match at the 2020 IFF World Championships!

(Singapore's Men's Floorball Team. Photo Credit : International Floorball Federation) By Gracia Sengutuvan Singapore took on Canada in the opening match for the Men’s World Floorball Championships (WFC), which was …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Olympic Champion and World No 1 Chen Meng, is favoured to win the Women's Singles in WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

by Circle News, on Dec 3, 2021 7:31:23 PM

Olympic Champion and World No 1 Chen Meng, is favoured to win the Women's Singles in WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

(World No 1 Chen Meng. Photo Credit : World Table Tennis) By Pearlyn Koh The first-ever inaugural WTT Cup Finals will be held in Singapore from 4 - 7 Dec …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | Feng Tianwei | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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Singapore's Men's Floorball Team, hope to end their dubious streak of finishing 16th in 4 straight World Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 3, 2021 5:23:22 PM

Singapore's Men's Floorball Team, hope to end their dubious streak of finishing 16th in 4 straight World Championships!

(Singapore's Men's Floorballers. Photo Credit : Singapore Floorball Association) By Raj Kumar For most parts of the pandemic period in Singapore (Feb 2020 to present day), the Republic's athletes faced …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Singapore's Men's Floorball Team are set to do battle, in the 2020 IFF Men's World Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 3, 2021 1:24:46 PM

Singapore's Men's Floorball Team are set to do battle, in the 2020 IFF Men's World Championships!

(TeamSG's Men's Floorballers in Finland. Photo Credit : Singapore Floorball Association) By Raj Kumar It's been 25 years since Singapore's Men's Floorballers first appeared competed at the inaugural International Floorball …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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TeamSG's Floorballers wrapped up their 2021 IFF Women's World Championships with a 14th place overall finish!

by Circle News, on Dec 3, 2021 9:03:43 AM

TeamSG's Floorballers wrapped up their 2021 IFF Women's World Championships with a 14th place overall finish!

(TeamSG celebrates. Photo Credit : International Floorball Federation) By Gracia Sengutuvan Singapore and Estonia met again for the 2nd time in their last game at the 2021 Women's World Floorball …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Fan Zhendong leads world’s best Men’s Singles players to compete, at the first ever WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

by Circle News, on Dec 2, 2021 11:29:56 PM

Fan Zhendong leads world’s best Men’s Singles players to compete, at the first ever WTT Cup Finals in Singapore!

(China's star paddler, Fan Zhendong. Photo Credit : Global Times) By Pearlyn Koh A historic moment for Singapore and World Table Tennis (WTT), as the inaugural WTT Cup Finals makes …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | WTT Cup Finals 2021

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Team SG's Floorballers clinch sudden-death 2-1 win over Thailand, to book rematch against Estonia at the 2021 IFF Women's World Championships!

by Circle News, on Dec 2, 2021 9:28:52 AM

Team SG's Floorballers clinch sudden-death 2-1 win over Thailand, to book rematch against Estonia at the 2021 IFF Women's World Championships!

By Gracia Sengutuvan Singapore faced off against regional rivals Thailand (1st Dec), in the Classification Round for a 13th-16th place finish, at the ongoing IFF Women's World Floorball Championships. Previously, …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 : Group A Previews of Thailand & the Philippines

by Circle News, on Dec 1, 2021 10:02:33 PM

AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 : Group A Previews of Thailand & the Philippines

(Thailand's Adisak Kraisorn and Azkals' Bienvenido Maranon) By Sadat Osman After getting postponed twice due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 13th edition of the AFF Suzuki Cup will take place …

Topic: Football | Sports | AFF Suzuki Cup 2020

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TeamSG misses out on a Playoff spot, after a 4-2 loss to Norway at the 2021 World Floorball Championships!

by Circle News, on Nov 30, 2021 9:18:16 AM

TeamSG misses out on a Playoff spot, after a 4-2 loss to Norway at the 2021 World Floorball Championships!

(TeamSG before their match against Norway. Photo Credit : International Floorball Federation) By Gracia Sengutuvan Donning an all-blue kit for the first time, Singapore met the Norwegian team (29 Nov) …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports

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TeamSG battled NFFR (Russia) to a 5-5 draw, to keep their hopes alive in the 2021 Women's World Floorball Championships!

by Circle News, on Nov 29, 2021 8:29:05 AM

TeamSG battled NFFR (Russia) to a 5-5 draw, to keep their hopes alive in the 2021 Women's World Floorball Championships!

(TeamSG at the Women's World Floorball Championships 2021 : Image extracted from Live Stream) By Gracia Sengutuvan Having lost 4-3 to Estonia in their opening match on 28 Nov, Team …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Estonia defeat Team Singapore 4-3, in a pulsating opening match of the 2021 IFF Women's World Floorball Championships!

by Circle News, on Nov 28, 2021 1:41:27 AM

Estonia defeat Team Singapore 4-3, in a pulsating opening match of the 2021 IFF Women's World Floorball Championships!

(TeamSG's Angela Model fending off a challenge from an Estonian player in Sweden. Photo Credit : International Floorball Federation) By Gracia Sengutuvan The 13th IFF Women's World Floorball Championships held …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Preview of Team Singapore - 2021 IFF Women's World Floorball Championships in Uppsala (Sweden)

by Circle News, on Nov 27, 2021 10:07:52 AM

Preview of Team Singapore - 2021 IFF Women's World Floorball Championships in Uppsala (Sweden)

(Singapore's Women's Floorball Team at the 2021 IFF World Championships. Photo Credit : Singapore Floorball Association) By Raj Kumar It's the opening day (27 Nov) of the 2021 IFF Women's …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports

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ROAR with Team Singapore at the IFF Women's World Floorball Championships!

by Circle News, on Nov 26, 2021 7:20:42 PM

ROAR with Team Singapore at the IFF Women's World Floorball Championships!

(Team Singapore in Finland for their recent training stint - Photo Credit : Singapore Floorball Association) By Raj Kumar Singapore’s Women’s Floorball Team will kick off their IFF World Championships …

Topic: Team Singapore | Floorball | Sports | World Floorball Championships 2021

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Dauntless: Tong Zi Yang

by Circle News, on Nov 24, 2021 9:01:39 AM

Dauntless: Tong Zi Yang

Listen to Zi Yang's story as he took charge of caring for our migrant workers through Operation Sayang. The only easy day… was yesterday. This couldn’t be more true for …

Topic: Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training

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Preview of Team Singapore - 2021 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships, Houston (USA)

by Circle News, on Nov 23, 2021 5:02:33 PM

Preview of Team Singapore - 2021 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships, Houston (USA)

(TeamSG Padders in final training session at the 2021 ITTF World Championships in Houston 23/11/21. Photo by STTA) By Raj Kumar It's been 11 years since Team Singapore's Table Tennis …

Topic: Team Singapore | koen pang | Sports | Feng Tianwei | Lin Ye

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When Duty Calls: Denice Ng

by Circle News, on Nov 23, 2021 12:03:03 PM

When Duty Calls: Denice Ng

Learn more about how Sports Champion Denice Ng helps Singaporeans to Live Better Through Sports on Circle Watch! Sport inspires and evokes the Singapore spirit through shared experiences and strengthens …

Topic: Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories

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1-on-1 discussion with Singapore's Men's National Bowling Team, after a historic run at the 2021 IBF Super World Championships!

by Circle News, on Nov 20, 2021 10:55:08 AM

1-on-1 discussion with Singapore's Men's National Bowling Team, after a historic run at the 2021 IBF Super World Championships!

(TeamSG Men's Bowlers on a virtual recording with Raj Kumar on 19/11/21) By Raj Kumar 4 days after being crowned the 2nd Best in the World, Singapore's national Men's Bowling …

Topic: Team Singapore | Tenpin Bowling | Sports

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Dr Teh Kong Chuan : A tribute to 1 of Singapore's Pioneers in Sports medicine and a highly revered Legend by TeamSG Athletes!

by Circle News, on Nov 17, 2021 10:08:29 PM

Dr Teh Kong Chuan : A tribute to 1 of Singapore's Pioneers in Sports medicine and a highly revered Legend by TeamSG Athletes!

(Dr Teh Kong Chuan : 1949 - 2021) By Raj Kumar 2015 marked Singapore’s 4th time as hosts of the Southeast Asian Games. After a 22-year wait and the completion …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports

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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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All you need to know about TTX!

by Circle News, on Oct 29, 2021 10:42:59 AM

All you need to know about TTX!

It’s GetActive! Playtime, and you want to try your hand at the Street Games. You see a familiar game but with a different name, TTX! Don't let the name daunt …

Topic: Table Tennis | Sports | Fitness | GetActive! Playtime | Sports & Training | Play

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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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All you need to know about Air Badminton!

by Circle News, on Oct 28, 2021 1:06:19 PM

All you need to know about Air Badminton!

It’s GetActive! Playtime, and you want to try your hand at the Street Games. Front and center are the words “AIR BADMINTON”. “What’s that?” you ask, as you fill-up the …

Topic: Badminton | Sports | Fitness | GetActive! Playtime | Sports & Training | Play

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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 …

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

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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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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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Let's GetActive! Singapore

by Circle News, on Jul 23, 2021 2:47:59 PM

Let's GetActive! Singapore

By Yeo Chee Yew With Singapore flitting in and out of Phase 2: Heightened Alert, we’ve all had to improvise, adapt and stay the course. Coupled with further tightening of …

Topic: GetActive! Singapore | Sports | Fitness | Tokyo 2020 | Sports & Training

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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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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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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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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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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 …

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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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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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Exercise-Related Cardiac Death, How Does It Happen?

by Dr Yeo Tee Joo, on May 12, 2021 6:15:12 PM

Exercise-Related Cardiac Death, How Does It Happen?

What is exercise-related sudden cardiac death (SCD)? It refers to instances where the heart stops beating resulting in death, occurring during or up to 24 hours following participation in physical …

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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 …

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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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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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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 …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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 …

Topic: Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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 …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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 …

Topic: Tennis | Sports | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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, …

Topic: Team Singapore | Sports | Competitions

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Farewell to Water Polo Icon, Tan Hwee Hock

by Circle News, on Jan 27, 2021 3:48:42 PM

Farewell to Water Polo Icon, Tan Hwee Hock

He embodied the values of excellence, camaraderie, leadership, passion and drive, both in his professional life as a PE Specialist/Coach, and in his sporting career as a Team Singapore athlete …

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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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New and safe ways to play amidst the COVID-19 situation

by Circle News, on Dec 7, 2020 9:54:00 AM

New and safe ways to play amidst the COVID-19 situation

Over the recent weekend, ActiveSG, in partnership with Foot Locker, organised The Playoffs, a 2v2 basketball tournament. Photo: Foot Locker Siglap Basketball Club’s Shayan and Teo Yung Juen, both 17, …

Topic: COVID-19 | Sports

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GetActive! Singapore rallies our people to celebrate the nation’s 55th birthday

by Circle News, on Jun 21, 2020 9:00:00 AM

GetActive! Singapore rallies our people to celebrate the nation’s 55th birthday

As Singaporeans adapt to the new normal, GetActive! Singapore 2020 (GASG 2020) is set to once again celebrate our nation’s birthday through sport with this year’s National Day Parade’s theme …

Topic: Singapore | GetActive! Singapore | Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories | School | Sports & Training

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Safe Return To Sport And Physical Activity and Exercise For Phase Two

by Circle News, on Jun 17, 2020 9:15:00 AM

Safe Return To Sport And Physical Activity and Exercise For Phase Two

As announced by the Multi-Ministry Taskforce, Phase Two will commence on 19 June 2020. In addition to SportSG’s latest advisory (updated 18 June), we have also prepared an infographic (see …

Topic: COVID-19 | Circle News | Sports | Fitness

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by Circle News, on Jun 17, 2020 9:11:00 AM

Advisory For Resumption Of Sport And Physical Exercise and Activity For Phase Two

UPDATED 26 AUGUST: ADVISORY FOR RESUMPTION OF SPORT AND PHYSICAL EXERCISE & ACTIVITY FOR PHASE TWO (“SAFE TRANSITION”) Sport Singapore’s Advisory For Resumption Of Sport And Physical Exercise & Activity For Phase …

Topic: COVID-19 | Circle News | Sports

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Coronavirus: Continue exercising, but only with members of the same household, advises SportSG

by Circle News, on Apr 6, 2020 4:29:00 PM

Coronavirus: Continue exercising, but only with members of the same household, advises SportSG

This includes personal training sessions that take place indoors or outdoors as well as social games.PHOTO: ST FILE All sports and physical activities involving groups - regardless of nature, size …

Topic: COVID-19 | Circle News | Sports

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Temporary suspension of senior-centric ActiveSG programmes

by Circle News, on Mar 24, 2020 5:06:00 PM

Temporary suspension of senior-centric ActiveSG programmes

On 10 March 2020, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced that it has found that many of the recent cases were transmitted during social activities and gatherings among seniors. MOH will therefore …

Topic: COVID-19 | Circle News | Sports

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Singapore sports events respond to Coronavirus Covid-19 threat

by Circle News, on Mar 13, 2020 4:10:00 PM

Singapore sports events respond to Coronavirus Covid-19 threat

The global Coronavirus outbreak is likely to continue for some time, and in a statement to the Singapore public on Thursday, 12 March 2020 at 8pm that was aired on …

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Application for 2020 Singapore Olympic Foundation-Peter Lim Scholarship opens today

by Circle News, on Jan 2, 2020 4:25:00 PM

Application for 2020 Singapore Olympic Foundation-Peter Lim Scholarship opens today

In 2019, 280 student-athletes received $781,000 in cash scholarships, including Kampton Kam (above). Photo: Sport Singapore The Singapore Olympic Foundation (SOF) invites young athletes to apply for the Singapore Olympic …

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