Pick of the action

ATHLETICS

Long jump T20

National Stadium, from 8.30am

Malaysian Abdul Latif Romly, who won a gold medal at the recent World Championships in Doha, is set to take flight in the long jump.

BADMINTON

Men's SU5 individual final

OCBC Arena Hall 2, from 5pm

Malaysian world No. 1 Cheah Liek Hou is out for revenge against Indonesian Suryo Nugroho, who ended his 12-year unbeaten streak in August.

POWERLIFTING

Men (97kg)

Marina Bay Sands Hall B, 3.45pm

Singapore's Kalai Vanen makes his debut in a sport he picked up only eight months ago. He faces a tough challenge to finish on the podium, with Indonesia and Thailand expected to flex their muscles.

SAILING

Men's and women's Hansa 2.3 and 303 open

Marina Bay, from 10am

A first sailing APG gold for Singapore is on the cards with Hansa 2.3 sailor Yap Qian Yin a dominant force. She has won all her eight races and has built up an almost unassailable lead.

SWIMMING

Women's 200m individual medley, 50m backstroke S2-5

OCBC Aquatic Centre, from 6pm

The quest for a perfect seven reaches its climax for golden girl Theresa Goh. She won her first five and could complete a memorable APG with two more wins tonight.

TABLE TENNIS

Men's singles final

OCBC Arena Hall 1, from 11am

International starts like 2012 Paralympic champion (Class 6) Rungroj Thainiyom of Thailand and Indonesian bronze medallist David Jacobs (Class 10) will start as favourites. Local hope Jason Chee faces Thai Natthawut Thinathet at 6.10pm with the winner likely to be crowned Class 2 champion.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 08, 2015, with the headline 'Pick of the action'. Print Edition | Subscribe