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From egos to excellence: New book gives insights into strife leading up to the Beijing Olympics

SINGAPORE: Having won Singapore’s first Olympic medal in 1962, weightlifter Tan Howe Liang’s achievement took more than four decades to be repeated. The wait could have been longer, but it took the guile and foresight of the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) – led by then-president Teo Chee Hean and former vice-presidents Ng Ser Miang and Dr Tan Eng Liang ...

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