Tag: Singapore

Maiden Olympic Esports Week host Singapore

First Olympic Esports Week in Singapore

On November 16th, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed that its inaugural Olympic Esports Week will take place in Singapore between June 22nd and June 25th, 2023. The announcement marks the next major step in supporting the development of virtual sports within the Olympic Movement... » Read more

Singapore to host basketball show in a row

Singapore continue to be FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup

After a successful Federation Internationale de Basketball Amateur (FIBA) 3×3 Asia Cup 2022, the FIBA 3×3 Asia Cup will take place in Singapore for the next three editions (2023, 2024 and 2025). ‘FIBA 3×3’ stated that just two months removed from the 2022 edition, which featured... » Read more

Singapore Sports Hub change of guard

High costs for terminating PPP at Singapore Sports Hub

The full cost of terminating the public-private partnership (PPP) for the Sports Hub (Singapore) is projected to be S$2.3 billion, said Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Edwin Tong in Parliament on August 1st. ‘cna’ quoted Tong as stating in a ministerial statement about the sporting... » Read more

Singapore Sports Hub new owner SportSG.

Government will take over ownership of Singapore Sports Hub

The Government agency Sport Singapore (SportSG) will take over the ownership and management of the Singapore Sports Hub in Kallang (Singapore) from December 9th, with plans to make it more accessible to the broader community in Singapore. The ‘cna’ stated that announcing this on June 10th,... » Read more

Singapore to host 2022 esports showpiece

Esports event at Singapore Sports Hub

Dota 2 developer Valve Software announced on May 22nd that The International 11 (TI11) (world championship esports tournament), this year’s iteration of the game’s annual world championship tournament, will be held in Singapore in October. The ‘yahoo!news’ stated that Valve revealed the... » Read more

SEA Games hosts announced in Hanoi meeting

New host countries confirmed for Southeast Asian Games

Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore have been named as the hosts of the respective 2025, 2027 and 2029 editions of the Southeast Asian Games (SEA). The ‘inside the games’ stated that the SEA Games Federation Council revealed the locations of the three editions at a meeting held at Hanoi in Vietnam... » Read more

Singapore keen to host athletics show in 2025

Singapore aims to host 2025 Athletics World Championships

Singapore announced recently that it has submitted a bid to host the World Athletics Championships in 2025. The ‘Athletics Weekly’ stated that if Singapore succeeds, it will be the first time that the championships will be held in Southeast Asia. Aside from Singapore, Kenya and Japan have also... » Read more