Football, basketball fixtures out; Young Lions open with Philippines on June 1

(From left) National Under-23 coach Aide Iskandar with players Iqbal Hussain and Irfan Fandi at the draw conducted on 15 April 2015 for the June SEA Games. The Lions will begin their SEA Games football campaign on June 1 against the Philippines. -- S
(From left) National Under-23 coach Aide Iskandar with players Iqbal Hussain and Irfan Fandi at the draw conducted on 15 April 2015 for the June SEA Games. The Lions will begin their SEA Games football campaign on June 1 against the Philippines. -- ST PHOTO: LAU FOOK KONG

The fixtures for the SEA Games basketball and football competitions were finalised on Tuesday evening, with tickets on sale from Wednesday morning at 10am.

The Young Lions will play the Philippines on June 1, followed by Myanmar (June 4), Cambodia (June 8) and 2013 silver medallists Indonesia (June 11). The semi-finals take place on June 13, with the final on June 15.

-- SOURCE: 28TH SEA GAMES

Singapore's male cagers will open their campaign on June 9 against Myanmar, followed by Vietnam (June 10), Cambodia (June 11) and finally 2013 silver medallists Thailand (June 12). The semi-finals will take place on June 14, while the third-place match and final will take place on June 15.

The women's basketball team will open their campaign on June 9 against Vietnam, followed by Indonesia (June 10), 2013 gold medallists Thailand (June 11), Malaysia (June 13) and finally the Philippines (June 15). It is in a round-robin format.

The full competition schedule can be found at https://www.seagames2015.com/the-games/competition-schedule/schedule-by-....

Tickets can be bought at http://tickets.seagames2015.com

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