26 Feb '11, 12am

Sailing ahead again: SINGAPORE'S medal hopes in sailing at November's South-east Asia (SEA) Games are back on co...

Sailing ahead again: SINGAPORE'S medal hopes in sailing at November's South-east Asia (SEA) Games are back on co...

Asian Games Laser standard silver medallist Colin Cheng will fancy his chances now that his event has been added to the November SEA Games calendar. -- ST FILE PHOTO SINGAPORE'S medal hopes in sailing at November's South-east Asia (SEA) Games are back on course. Hosts Indonesia have agreed to include Olympic-class dinghy events, which spells good news for the Republic, a regional powerhouse in the sport. But officials from the SEA Games Federation have stood firm on excluding key events in shooting and table tennis - a traditional gold mine for Singapore. A total of 545 events across 43 sports were approved at the meeting in Bali on Friday, when officials from all 11 nations haggled over Indonesia's decision to scale back certain sports and to exclude some completely. However, Singapore's bid to host the 2015 edition was not discussed due to lack of time. The shortlist of ...

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