16 Sep '16, 4am

PM Lee congratulates Yip on being first Singaporean to win multiple gold at #Paralympics

PM Lee congratulates Yip on being first Singaporean to win multiple gold at #Paralympics

SINGAPORE: The nation’s leaders took to social media to congratulate para-swimmer Yip Pin Xiu on winning Singapore’s second gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Posting on Facebook after Yip won the S2 50m backstroke final on Friday morning (Sep 16), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong congratulated her on being the first Singaporean to win multiple gold medals at the Paralympics. The 24-year-old Singaporean touched the wall in 1:00.33s, ahead of China’s Feng Yazhu and Ukraine’s Iryna Sotska, who won silver and bronze, respectively. “Congratulations to Yip Pin Xiu for winning another gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics! She powered her way to victory in the 50m backstroke S2 early this morning,” Mr Lee wrote. “The Games are not over yet. To all our Team Singapore athletes - press on, we are all cheering for you!” he added. President Tony Tan Keng Yam also took to Fac...

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