ST Sports Talk Podcast: ST and Team Singapore say hello to Hanoi SEA Games

SEA Games-bound Straits Times sextet (clockwise from left): Deepanraj Ganesan, 27; Sazali Abdul Aziz, 35; Jason Quah, 34; Ariffin Jamar, 35; Laura Chia, 24; and Kimberly Kwek, 25, talk about how Team Singapore will fare, including swimmer Joseph Schooling's (extreme right) chances to shine. PHOTOS: STEPHANIE YEOW, LIANHE ZAOBAO

Synopsis: The Straits Times tackles the biggest sports talking points every month.In this episode, SEA Games-bound sports desk quartet Sazali Abdul Aziz, Kimberly Kwek, Laura Chia and Deepanraj Ganesan share their thoughts on how Team Singapore will fare at the May 12-23 regional multi-sport competition.

Highlights (click/tap above):

00:49 - Is a medal, or an early return on the cards for football?

03:41 - Swimmers and paddlers to shine again - maybe athletics too?

10:27 - The rise of the 21st-century Singaporean athlete

14:29 - What the reporters are looking forward to in Hanoi

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Produced by: Sazali Abdul Aziz ( and Paxton Pang

Edited by: Paxton Pang

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