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By Alex Wan One of the more familiar faces of world squash that has graced our shores regularly in recent years is Low Wee Wern. The 29-year old Malaysian has been seen on and off in Singapore running clinics, supporting events and of course, playing in tournaments. At her last competitive event here at the 2018 Singapore Open, she waltzed through to the title without dropping a single game. Just before the circuit breaker was
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A whopping $18,000 was raised at the Friends of Squash fundraiser event organised by Ultimate Squasher. Held over a Saturday afternoon, the event saw squash aficionados throng the Kallang Squash Centre to contribute their donations in return for a game with their favourite national player. Just to put things into perspective, World Champion Tarek Momen and World Number 6 Diego Elias both walked home with USD 12,000 (approx. SGD 17,000) each when they won the
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by Alex Wan It was always going to be tough to follow up with an equal or better year than she had in 2018. Having gate crashed her way into the quarter-finals of the World Junior Championships, Sneha Sivakumar attracted a lot of positive attention. However, the following year was one where her squash had to take a back seat as she had to prepare for her A Level examination. Sneha, who described her education
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by Alex Wan With the support and understanding of his employer and leaders at the Ministry of Education, combined with his self-discipline and hard work, Samuel was able to train and compete at a considerably high level throughout 2019. While he may not have seen as many hours at the national training sessions in Kallang, he still maintained the same number of hours in court on his own elsewhere. However, all this changed in 2020
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by Alex Wan A year after she bagged the Sports Achiever Award for her sporting prowess, Au Yeong Wai Yhann further added another feather to her cap when she was named the Moo Soon Chong Outstanding Student-Athlete for the year. An award aptly named in honour of the Singapore Sports School’s founding principal, it is awarded to the student of the highest order who has shown outstanding achievements in sports, studies and exemplary character. Unlike
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