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Artistic swimming: Olympic hopefuls aim to qualify despite challenges, targeting personal best

 June 10-13 Games qualifying event in Barcelona the first for Soh and Yong in nearly two years.

Motor sports: Revving up classes for budding motorcycle riders

Youth GP Academy run by Singamoto aims to train young riders to race on the international stage.

Sailing: Windsurfer Amanda Ng defies knee injury to clinch Olympic berth for Singapore

Compatriot Ryan Lo also secured an Olympic quota spot in the Laser Standard class.


Gymnastics: British body defends procedures after Olympic medallist Tinkler's bullying claims

LONDON (AFP) - British Gymnastics launched a strong defence of its procedures on Tuesday (July 28) after Amy Tinkler claimed the governing body had taken too long to deal with her complaint over bullying and abuse.

Athletics: Olympic 200m finalist Deajah Stevens banned 18 months for missed drug tests

July 16 (REUTERS, AFP) - American sprinter Deajah Stevens, who reached the 2016 Rio Olympics 200 metres final, was banned 18 months for missing anti-doping tests and will be ineligible for next year's Tokyo Games, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Thursday (July 16).

Gymnastics: Former United States coach Haney suspended for eight years

LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Former United States Olympic gymnastics coach Maggie Haney has been suspended for eight years for verbal abuse and mistreatment of athletes, media reports said.


Olympics: How Schooling could win Singapore's first Olympic gold

Joseph Schooling is now the fastest in the world for the 100m fly this year - see how he did it, and who he’s facing in the finals from 9.12am on Saturday morning (Aug 13).

Interactive: South-east Asia's brightest hopes for Olympic gold

South-east Asia's athletes failed to bring home gold from the London 2012 games. Meet the star athletes who have endured years of gruelling training and strict diets for a hopeful podium finish at Rio 2016 - and who carry an entire region's dreams for gold on their shoulders.