Singapore Grand Prix to take place on 3 October 2021

The Singapore Grand Prix may return to Singapore next year if Covid-19 disappears from the face of the earth by then, or if there is already a vaccine in place to keep the virus at bay.  A statement by F1 has indicated that it is on track to have fans return to watch the races […]

Can Tampines Rovers seal its first title since 2013?

Tampines Rovers has staked its claim to the 2020 AIA Singapore Premier League title after ending Albirex’s unbeaten record in their last clash.  If they maintain their form and position at the top of the table, the Stags will go on to become the first Singapore team to capture the league title since the Warriors […]

Tampines Rovers in now or never mission against Albirex Niigata

Third placed Tampines Rovers take on table -toppers Albirex Niigata Singapore on Saturday 31 October in this weekend’s plum Singapore Premier League tie, writes Lo Weizhi. With only ten remaining matches to play in a shortened season, the clash at Our Tampines Hub is a must-win for the title-chasing Stags after last week’s shock defeat […]

DPMM FC sits out 2020 season

Defending Singapore Premier League (SPL) champions Brunei DPMM FC will sit out the 2020 SPL season. On 26 October, the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) confirmed today that Brunei DPMM FC sit out the remainder of the 2020 AIA Singapore Premier League (SPL) season. In a statement, the FAS said that it had been informed […]

New CTO for streaming startup 1 Play Sports

1 Play Sports, the fastest-growing sports media content creation and streaming startup in the Asia-Pacific region, has snagged Michael Fleshman as Consulting Chief Technology Officer to lead technology development, innovation, and strategic planning for the company. A former Chief Technology Officer of online video streaming platform service HOOQ, Fleshman brings over 20 years of exceptional […]

War over between Singapore Athletics and Soh Rui Yong

The newly elected management team at Singapore Athletics (SA) has ended its dispute with two-time Southeast Asian Games  gold medalist Soh Rui Yong.  In a statement put up on its website, SA said that “through extensive engagement with Mr Soh by the new leadership in the two weeks since assuming office, we are pleased to announce that […]

Warriors FC seek return to Singapore Premier League and Cup competitions for 2021

One of Singapore’s most iconic football clubs in Singapore – the Warriors Football Club (WRFC) – has submitted a formal note to the the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) seeking a return to the Singapore Premier League (SPL) and Singapore Cup competitions for 2021. With statutory taxes and salaries owed, the WRFC were asked to […]

Hariss Harun > Coventry?

Singapore skipper Hariss Harun has revealed in a Facebook post that he is headed to Coventry.  In a Facebook post which was put up just past 1pm on 11 October, Hariss Harun said: “I have just signed. Coventry here I come.” Coventry the football club, which is well known in this part of the region […]

SPL set for restart on 17 October but DPMM FC still a doubt

The AIA Singapore Premier League (SPL) will restart on 17 October six months after it was halted due to the Covid-19 pandemic. All 223 players and match officials who were tested for Covid-19 were also returned negative. The announcement was made by Culture, Community and Sports Minister Edwin Tong, who is also Second Law Minister. […]

Joseph Schooling, Singapore Swimming and Neo Garden cook for a cause

The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA), Neo Garden – its Official Food and Beverage Partner and 2016 Olympic gold medalist Joseph Schooling have launched a fund-raising campaign.  Neo Garden will pledge 10,000 of Neo Garden’s signature dish, “Curry Bomb” to the campaign.  The proceeds from the campaign will go towards The Straits Times School Pocket Money […]