Singapore Sports Awards: Yukie Yokoyama is Sportsgirl of the Year

Sailor Yukie Yokoyama, an Optimist world champion, has been crowned Singapore's Sportsgirl of the Year.

She took two golds at the IODA World Sailing Championship in the Optimist Open and Team Racing categories.

She beat wushu's Vera Tan, who won gold at the fourth World Junior Championships in the taijiquan discipline.