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Table tennis: STTA chief Lee to retire on a high after Commonwealth Games

She calls the recently concluded Games the proudest moment in her eight-year tenure and says "this ending is beyond expectation".

C'wealth Games: S'pore 'overperformed' as badminton, table tennis, swimming get kudos

The 66-member contingent won 4 golds, 4 silvers and 4 bronzes - three more than in 2018. 

Commonwealth Games: Feng Tianwei bags 3rd gold in table tennis women's doubles

Feng partnered Zeng Jian to beat Australia and cemented her status as the Games' most successful paddler.


Badminton: Japan's first Olympic badminton gold medallist Ayaka Takahashi retires

TOKYO (AFP) - Ayaka Takahashi, who won Japan's first-ever badminton Olympic gold with her doubles partner in Rio 2016, has retired conceding she no longer has the "inner fire" to compete.

Gymnastics: British body defends procedures after Olympic medallist Tinkler's bullying claims

LONDON (AFP) - British Gymnastics launched a strong defence of its procedures on Tuesday (July 28) after Amy Tinkler claimed the governing body had taken too long to deal with her complaint over bullying and abuse.

Athletics: Olympic 200m finalist Deajah Stevens banned 18 months for missed drug tests

July 16 (REUTERS, AFP) - American sprinter Deajah Stevens, who reached the 2016 Rio Olympics 200 metres final, was banned 18 months for missing anti-doping tests and will be ineligible for next year's Tokyo Games, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Thursday (July 16).


Olympics: How Schooling could win Singapore's first Olympic gold

Joseph Schooling is now the fastest in the world for the 100m fly this year - see how he did it, and who he’s facing in the finals from 9.12am on Saturday morning (Aug 13).

Interactive: South-east Asia's brightest hopes for Olympic gold

South-east Asia's athletes failed to bring home gold from the London 2012 games. Meet the star athletes who have endured years of gruelling training and strict diets for a hopeful podium finish at Rio 2016 - and who carry an entire region's dreams for gold on their shoulders.