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Other Sport 07 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Fiery Sharon grabs an unexpected gold in Jakarta

Malaysia were banking on Malaysian Open women's Masters champion Siti Safiyah Amirah Abdul Rahman to get them off to a flying start in the Eighth Asian Schools Bowling Championships.

Other Sport 24 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Hosting the vote is an Olympic sport for Singapore

For Singapore, playing host to the vote for the 2012 Olympics might be the next best thing to hosting the Olympics themselves.

Other Sport 30 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Bid cities for 2012 Games face-off ahead of final vote

It is a national monument, the jewel in Singapore's crown, and this week Raffles Hotel will become a bubbling cauldron of lobbying and politics as the city state stages the most keenly-contested Olympic venue vote in the history of the Games.

Other Sport 07 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

London promise best-ever Games

B>SINGAPORE: /B>London's jubilant bid team promised immediately after winning the 2012 Olympics yesterday that the Games would be the best ever and inspire children around the globe to take up sport.

Other Sport 09 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Shrinking London Games

London will stage a reduced Olympic Games in 2012 after baseball and softball were wiped from the programme in a controversial vote.

Other Sport 16 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM Premium

Still not enough funds for eventing team to compete in Doha Asian Games

The chances of the national eventing team taking part in the Doha Asiad equestrian competition looks bleak at the moment because they still do not have enough funds.

Other Sport 16 Jan 2008 | 12:00 AM Premium

Singapore promise to stage a breathtaking Formula 1 race

The Singapore F1 Grand Prix scheduled for Sept 28 will not only be the biggest sporting event hosted by the republic but it will also be a much anticipated and much talked about affair.

Other Sport 21 Mar 2008 | 12:00 AM Premium

A step in the dark

All eyes will be on the much-anticipated night race in the 'Monaco of the East'

Other Sport 25 Sep 2008 | 12:00 AM Premium

Massa sees quick qualifying time crucial in night race

Driving on a street circuit and with monsoonal rain a threat, Ferrari's Felipe Massa says a quick qualifying time will be crucial at the Singapore Grand Prix this week.

Other Sport 14 Aug 2010 | 12:00 AM Premium

Seven years’ jail for Peru player who helped thieves

LIMA: A Peruvian soccer player was sentenced to seven years in prison on Thursday for helping thieves steal money from First Division club Cienciano two years ago.