Wong is new knight in shining armour, Singaporean makes 'big transition' into pro basketball

Wong Wei Long attempting a shot for the Singapore Slingers against the Malaysia Dragons in their Asean Basketball League game in January last year. He moves to Surabaya to join the CLS Knights Indonesia at the end of the month.
Wong Wei Long attempting a shot for the Singapore Slingers against the Malaysia Dragons in their Asean Basketball League game in January last year. He moves to Surabaya to join the CLS Knights Indonesia at the end of the month.THE NEW PAPER FILE PHOTO

S'porean makes 'big transition' into pro basketball, will play in ABL with Indonesian club CLS

Wong Wei Long, the Asean Basketball League's two-time Local Most Valuable Player, will make his ABL return - not with the Singapore Slingers but with the CLS Knights Indonesia instead this season.

The Singapore international signed a season-long deal in Surabaya last week and will be based there from Oct 26 to begin his six-month stint.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 18, 2018, with the headline 'Wong is new knight in shining armour'. Print Edition | Subscribe