Athletics: Soh Rui Yong hits back after he is kicked out of Singapore Athletics' WhatsApp group chat, blocked on social media

Soh Rui Yong's latest riposte comes on the back of his withering criticism of Singapore Athletics' statement on Friday night that it would not lodge an appeal for his inclusion in the SEA Games.
Soh Rui Yong's latest riposte comes on the back of his withering criticism of Singapore Athletics' statement on Friday night that it would not lodge an appeal for his inclusion in the SEA Games.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - The fallout from Soh Rui Yong's non-selection for the Nov 30-Dec 11 SEA Games in the Philippines has continued, after Singapore Athletics (SA) removed him from a WhatsApp chat group for athletes, and blocked him from its social media platforms.

On Monday (Aug 5), the two-time SEA Games marathon champion wrote a Facebook post in which he shared two WhatsApp screenshots that appeared to show his removal from a chat group called "SAA" - the former name of SA - and a separate message from an individual explaining that he had "been instructed to block & remove (Soh) from our social media platforms".

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