Synopsis: Every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, The Straits Times tackles Singapore's national sports talking points.
In this episode, ST sports correspondent Sazali Abdul Aziz chats with former top national boxer Muhamad Ridhwan about his new role as co-coach of the national boxing squad, as it aims for improvement at the Cambodia SEA Games taking place in May 2023.
Ridhwan also talks about calling time on his professional career - how retirement crept up on him - and what he has been up to in the past 18 months.
01:40 - His plan to help lift local boxing
03:46 - Is there enough talent to work with?
07:13 - How hard was it to hang up his gloves?
10:40 - His progression into coaching
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Produced by: Sazali Abdul Aziz (firstname.lastname@example.org), Teo Tong Kai and Eden Soh
Edited by: Eden Soh
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