Singapore boys knock off mighty Philippines in ASEAN School Games basketball semi-final


Kuala Lumpur, Saturday, July 17, 2010 — Singapore beat Philippines 88-82 in the semi-finals of the ASEAN School Games basketball competition.

Singapore is represented by the Combined Schools team while the Philippines is represented by a team from San Beda College.

Recovering from a slow start, Singapore took the lead in the second quarter through a disciplined team play and did not look back.

Singapore will now play Malaysia in the final. The Malaysians beat Thailand 75-55 in the other semi-final.

Singapore lost 64-92 to Malaysia in the preliminary round.

Scoring by Quarters
Philippines v Singapore
1st Q: 22-19
2nd Q: 17-24
3rd Q: 20-19
4th Q: 23-26

Statistics of Team Singapore
Peter Soo – 4 points, 8 rebounds
Lester Ng – 8 points, 5 rebounds
Remus Low – 8 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist
Ng Kian Hao – 9 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist
David Soo – 2 points, 3 rebounds
Lor Weng Siang – 16 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists
Ng Wei Xiang – 5 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists
Wu Qingde – 9 points, 10 rebounds
Yuan Ming – 15 points, 2 rebounds
Delvin Goh – 9 points, 14 rebounds
Goh Kong Tat – 7 points 5 rebounds
Sean Hoo (did not play due to injury)

Coaches: Joe So, Sham Das
Team Manager: Lim Heng Boon

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Discussion7 Comments

  1. this was the same singapore team that has been dumped in the recently concluded seaba U18 2010. Congratulations team singapore!

  2. Les Tan

    Can anyone share with us the Singapore team list? We tried asking officials but still no reply.

    • Singapore Combine School Team List:
      Ng Wei Xiang(unity sec)
      David Soo(unity sec)
      Peter Soo(unity sec)
      Remus Low(unity sec)
      Delvin Goh(unity sec)
      Ng Kian Hao(North Vista sec)
      Lester Ng Jia Wei(Temasek JC)
      Sean Hoo Kang(Victoria JC)
      Lor Weng Siang(New Town Sec)
      Wu Qing De(Chung Cheng High Yishun)
      Nio Yuan Ming(Hwa Chong Institution)
      Goh Kong Tat(Raffle Institution)

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