Back from a historic outing

Returning home yesterday from the Asian Youth Para Games (AYPG) in Dubai were Singapore's most bemedalled athlete at the Games, para-swimmer Wong Zhi Wei (standing, far left) and Games chef de mission Yip Pin Xiu (front). Zhi Wei, 15, won three golds
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Returning home yesterday from the Asian Youth Para Games (AYPG) in Dubai were Singapore's most bemedalled athlete at the Games, para-swimmer Wong Zhi Wei (standing, far left) and Games chef de mission Yip Pin Xiu (front). Zhi Wei, 15, won three golds and two silvers and was part of a 28-strong contingent that obtained Singapore's largest AYPG medal haul of five golds, six silvers and seven bronzes - putting them 15th in the standings. The last members of the contingent return today.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 16, 2017, with the headline 'Back from a historic outing'. Print Edition | Subscribe