18 Nov '11, 12am

Drama at the SEA Games as S'pore swim team disqualified #Singapore

Drama at the SEA Games as S'pore swim team disqualified #Singapore

It was high drama during the final night of the SEA Games swimming competition when Singapore was stripped of its silver medal for the men’s 4x100m medley relay. The relay team of Zach Ong , Ng Jia Hao , Joseph Schooling and Danny Yeo had come in second after a comfortable win by the Indonesians. But it was clear something was amiss when the swimmers looked puzzled after the race as they waited a long time for the scoreboard to light up. Officials were seen discussing among themselves while viewing slow-motion images of the race at the aquatic centre in Palembang. It’s believed the final decision to disqualify Singapore came after officials concluded there was an illegal changeover between two of the swimmers. But despite the disqualification, Singapore’s swim team has plenty to smile about with having already surpassed its previous record 14 gold medal haul. This is their...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/drama-at-the-sea-games-as-s-pore...

Tweets

Singapore crash out SEA Games football competition

Singapore crash out SEA Games football competition

straitstimes.com 17 Nov '11, 1pm

Singapore's Mohammad Afiq Bin Yunos (left) fights for the ball with Thailand's Sutjarit Jantakol during their football qua...

Young Lions defeat Thailand at the SEA Games #S...

sg.news.yahoo.com 17 Nov '11, 11am

As the Indonesia-Malaysia group match drew to a close, the Young Lions' sliver of hope faded to nothingness. Singapore's u...

SEA Games: Men's waterpolo team wins gold

SEA Games: Men's waterpolo team wins gold

channelnewsasia.com 18 Nov '11, 11am

PALEMBANG: Singapore's men's waterpolo team have won gold at the SEA Games in Palembang. They beat Malaysia 15-7, for thei...

Report card for Team S'pore at the SEA Games

sg.news.yahoo.com 21 Nov '11, 9am

SSC and MCYS must review all those 2012 funding to those sports that did not meet the SEA games KPIs without any fear or f...

S'pore men's waterpolo wins SEA Games gold

sg.news.yahoo.com 18 Nov '11, 12pm

Water polo team had always been No 1 in SEA games. Made up of part timers and with little support from Govt. Why not spons...

Team Singapore \\"has done well\\" in SEA Games

Team Singapore \\"has done well\\" in SEA Games

channelnewsasia.com 20 Nov '11, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Acting Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports Chan Chun Sing says Singapore's athletes have done ...

SEA Games: Singapore men's water polo team bags their 24th gold

SEA Games: Singapore men's water polo team bags...

channelnewsasia.com 18 Nov '11, 11pm

PALEMBANG: With beads of perspiration on his forehead, a tense Lim Teck Yin sat on the stands at the Lumban Tirta Swimming...

SEA Games: S'pore get gold in wakeboarding

SEA Games: S'pore get gold in wakeboarding

channelnewsasia.com 16 Nov '11, 12pm

INDONESIA: Singapore's Sasha Christian Wednesday won a gold medal in wakeboarding. The 18 year old, who is the IWWF Asian ...

SEA Games: S'pore wins first medal in Wushu

SEA Games: S'pore wins first medal in Wushu

channelnewsasia.com 19 Nov '11, 9am

INDONESIA: Singapore has won its first medal for wushu at the SEA Games in Jakarta. 22-year-old Valerie Wee scored 19.36 p...

Sasha Christian rides to SEA Games wakeboarding...

sg.news.yahoo.com 16 Nov '11, 9am

Singapore’s wakeboarding team got off to a winning start at the SEA Games in Palembang on Wednesday afternoon. Sasha Chris...

SEA Games: Indonesia kick into final

SEA Games: Indonesia kick into final

channelnewsasia.com 20 Nov '11, 12am

JAKARTA: Indonesia's footballers set up a mouth-watering final clash with Malaysia, as a gold spree by their badminton sta...

#Table #Tennis - SEA Games: S'pore get 2 more g...

channelnewsasia.com 16 Nov '11, 2pm

INDONESIA: Singapore achieved a clean sweep of the gold medals on offer in table tennis, when it won two more on Wednesday...

SEA Games: Synchronised swimming team wins silver

SEA Games: Synchronised swimming team wins silver

channelnewsasia.com 21 Nov '11, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Singapore's synchronised swimming team has won silver in the women's team free combination event at the SEA Gam...

Singapore captures first SEA Games wushu gold medal

Singapore captures first SEA Games wushu gold m...

straitstimes.com 21 Nov '11, 3am

Singapore's women's duilian team of Tao Yijun, Tay Yu Juan and Emily Sin successfully defended their 2009 title with a sco...

3rd medal for S'pore's synchronised swimmers at SEA Games

3rd medal for S'pore's synchronised swimmers at...

straitstimes.com 20 Nov '11, 10am

Singapore's synchronised swimmers Stephanie Chen (left) and Crystal Yap bagged another silver in the free routine duet eve...