18 August 17 | The Straits Times by JONATHAN WONG&NBSP;IN KUALA LUMPUR
The last few years have been rich for Singapore sport as the country has hit milestone after milestone, starting with a record gold haul at the 2015 SEA Games in Singapore, followed by Joseph Schooling's historic Olympic gold at the Rio Games last year.
That momentum is set to continue in Kuala Lumpur as the Republic's class of 2017 attempt to surpass their predecessors' best away performance at the biennial competition, which was 43 golds...
17 August 17 | The Straits Times by V.K. SANTOSH KUMAR
Singapore's men's cricket teams are the favourites to land golds at Twenty20 and 50-overs tournaments over the next fortnight in Kuala Lumpur, where the sport will be played as a medal sport for the first time in the SEA Games.
But the coaches and players are not over-confident despite the fact that they have the best record among the six participating national sides - Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar and Vietnam are the others - over...
16 August 17 | The Straits Times by JONATHAN WONG&NBSP;IN KUALA LUMPUR
To say the odds are against Singapore's SEA Games footballers in their crunch tie against Malaysia would be a big understatement.
The Young Lions looked toothless in their 0-2 opening loss to Myanmar on Monday, have won just three times in 17 matches since March and will face what is set to be a packed Shah Alam Stadium and a partisan crowd baying for a statement win from the hosts tonight.
The Republic can ill...