27 Sep '11, 1am

With Sports Hub to be ready by April 2014, Singapore is studying the possibility of hosting 2015 SEA Games

SINGAPORE - With the S$1.33 billion Sports Hub set for completion by April 2014, the sports authorities here are studying the possibility of hosting the 2015 SEA Games. In an email response to Today's queries, the Singapore Sports Council (SSC) said yesterday: "The Singapore Sports Council, together with the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS) and Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC), are currently looking at the possibility of hosting the SEA Games after the completion of the new Sports Hub. "We will make the announcement on the decision in due course." Singapore last hosted the Games in 1993 with the former National Stadium at Kallang as the main venue. It was torn down last year to build the hub, a fully integrated sports, entertainment and lifestyle complex. The centrepiece of the facility will be a new, state-of-the-art national stadium tha...

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