1 Play Sports boost for Chiam See Tong Sports Fund

The Chiam See Tong Sports Fund (CSTSF) received a shot in the arm ahead of the “LIVE for Sports E-Gala 2020” fundraiser which will take place on 2 October.  On 30 September, online broadcaster and streaming firm 1 Play Sports confirmed a partnership that will see the online broadcast experts provide technical expertise and backup […]

Four simracers to earn pro contracts after season ending Battle of the Racers

The Legion of Racers is on the hunt to sign four professional athletes for the 2021 season in a bid to expand the team roster.  The four simracers who will earn contracts will also get a chance to show off their skills in the first-ever Battle of the Racers (BOTR) which will be organised by […]

Team Ground Up get nod to lead Singapore Athletics for two years

The general manager of ride-hailing firm Gojek Singapore, Mr Lien Choong Luen, and his team of nine will lead Singapore Athletics for the next two years.  Lien’s team were elected en bloc after his Team Ground Up won the SA Elections during the national sports association’s Annual General Meeting on 25 September.  Lien, 43, secured […]

TeamSGP Athletics ups the ante as it reveals $1 million sponsorship target

A team led by lawyer Edmond Pereira has submitted its nomination forms in preparation for the elections for office bearers at the Singapore Athletic Association to be held on 25 September. The list of candidates in TeamSGP Athletics are as follows: All forms were submitted ahead of deadline on 15 September. “We have a diverse […]

Catch Irfan Fandi ‘LIVE’ on 1 Play Sports as Thai League resumes

Fans of Irfan Fandi and Thai football are in for an online treat with the resumption of the 2020/21 season of Thailand’s top flight league T1 on Saturday, 12th September. 1 Play Sports, which is a leading Singapore-based sports media narrowcasting startup,  has secured an agreement to broadcast four T1 live games every weekend on […]

Legion of Racers Andika Rama earns podium finish at Honda sim race in Indonesia

Legion of Racers (LOR) athlete Andika Rama who is based in Indonesia has emerged champion of the Honda Simulator Championship. The tournament was held for simracers in Indonesia. Organised by Honda Prospect Motor and HM Engineering, participants tested their skills against each other in rFactor 2 and utilised the Honda Civic Type R FK8 TCR […]

Singapore Athletics to have new President as Tang Weng Fei steps out

Singapore Athletics will have a new President in place after the next annual general meeting to be held on 25 September. On 27 August, it was confirmed in the Straits Times that oil trader and businessman Tang Weng Fei will not seek re-election to the top post. The 66-year old told the Straits Times that […]

Star simracer Josh Purwien signs up for 2020 Legion of Racers Online League

One of the most recognised speed demon simracers on the circuit has signed up for the 2020 Legion of Racers (LOR) Online League season.  With slightly less than a month left before the LOR Online season flags off on 12 June 2020, Australian Josh Purwein has signed up to start on the grid. The Australian […]

Clean sweep for Legion of Racers simracers in eRGP editions

Singaporean simracers Ar Muhammad Aleef Mohamed Rafik and Jason Tay have clinched the Overall Championship Pro Class in the eRacing Grand Prix Southeast Asia (eERGP SEA) Causeway Edition. Both simracers, who are Legion of Racers (LOR) professional athletes, took the top two spots in the competition which pit Singapore’s best against the top simracers from […]

Legion of Racers and The Rice Company Limited partner to help under-resourced kids

Local simracing start-up The Legion of Racers partnered with The Rice Company Limited (TRCL) to provide Racing Simulation Online Classes for the underprivileged children during the circuit breaker period before the holidays kicked in. The programme was part of TRCL’s #ENGAGE initiative which provides vulnerable children and youth during the Covid -19 Circuit Breaker with online arts […]