TNP PHOTO: GAVIN FOO
With two goals in two consecutive games, Singapore Under-23 striker Sahil Suhaimi has made football observers sit up and take notice of his predatory instincts.
It was his 22nd birthday and he had just one wish — a win in the crucial match against the Vietnam Under-23s to get the Young Lions’ South-east Asia (SEA) Games campaign back on track.
They may have only played one game at the South-east Asia (SEA) Games, but Singapore Under-23 captain Hariss Harun is already dreading elimination from the football tournament.
SEA GAMES (MEN'S WATER-POLO)
INDONESIA 5 SINGAPORE 8
He had a robe on, but Singapore water polo goalkeeper Nigel Tay was shaking uncontrollably.
TNP PHOTO: BENJAMIN SEETOR
If you don’t want to fall, don’t get on the horse. That is the common advice given to budding horse riders.
The occasional tumble and scrapes and bruises are all part of the discipline.
Talk to Singapore golfer Jonathan Woo about American collegiate sports, and his eyes light up.
SEA GAMES FOOTBALL (GROUP A)
SINGAPORE U-23s v LAOS U-23s
(Today, 8.10pm, Live on Toggle LIVE; Delayed telecast on MediaCorp Ch 5 at 11pm)
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In his first season in charge of the LionsXII, Fandi Ahmad has set a top-three target for the Malaysian Super League (MSL) champions.
PHOTO: ST FILE
It is the stuff of nightmares for football coaches. One by one, Malaysia’s Under-23 football coach Ong Kim Swee has seen his key players ruled out through injuries.
England have been drawn in a group of death at next summer's World Cup.
Roy Hodgson's men will open their Group D campaign in Manaus when they face Italy on Saturday, June 14, 2014.
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