No : 315 July 2010No : 315 July 2010
What is Satay?
Malaysian doubles pair, Teo Ee Yi
and Nelson Heg Wei Keat wontheir matches against Brunei andSingapore. They stated that they
focused their game more on aack
-ing their opponents rather thanplaying defensively.
Similarly, the aack-mindedIndonesian doubles pair, Ericson Rus
-dianto and Selvanus Geh, under thetutelage of Hadi Sugiyanto with his
unassuming moo, “Merah Putih
Selalu di Dadaku” won their matchesagainst Singapore and Brunei.When interviewed, both theMalaysian and Indonesian doubles
pairs were conﬁdent that they would
emerge triumphant when they meeteach other next.So, let us brace ourselves for a pulsat-ing match between Malaysia andIndonesia that awaits us... WHO WILLWIN???
Who will win ?
by: Alicia Lim photo: Riza
-toon, 16,from Thai-land, may besmall in stat-ure butopponents, beware!With her skilful moves and her
crafy net play, she won her match
against her much taller and stron-ger Singaporean opponent, Citra
Putri Sari. She emerged the victor
with a score of 21-13, 21-13.
Beware of the Petite One
by: Alicia Lim
BoonyakornThumphan-ichwong, 17,from Thai-land, admit-ted that hefelt anxious
aer losingthe ﬁrst set
for the boys’
singles against the Filipino shuler,Peter Gabriel Magnaye, 18. However,
it did not dishearten him as it madehim even more determined. Hechanged his tactics and avoided
making unforced errors. His eﬀorts
were rewarded as he won the matchwith a score of 20-22, 21-17, 21-15.
Determination,the key to success!
by: Alicia Lim Photo: Riza
Among the media representativesfrom Singapore are secondarystudents from Victoria High Schoolwho are here because they are the
by: Atiqa and Hani photo: Hani
winners of a SportsMedia Competition.
Led by Mr. Mahew,
the editor-in-chief, this7-member team has aninnovative way of pub-lishing their news: viaFacebook. Their reportswill be sent to variousnewspapers in Singa-pore to be published. A
team member, Mr. Ryan
mentioned that, “To behere reporting news hasalways been a meaning-
ful experience as this 2nd ASEANSchools Games brings the ASEAN
Preparations were on at full-swing
at the National Sports CouncilGymnasium today, pending themuch-anticipated team competi-tions starting tomorrow. According
to spokesperson, Rozila Ghazali
from the venue management com-
miee, one of the most important
facilities to be readied were thetechnical properties of the competi-tion apparatus. This included theweight of the ball, measurement ofthe hoop and ribbon and the corre-spondence of therope to the athlete’sheight. QuarterMasters were seenassisting in arrang-ing paraphernaliaand labelling postsat the competitionarea. All in all, aspectacular eventwithout a hitch isexpected tomorrow.
Rhythmic Gymnastics Prepares
by : Banu Piriya photos : Aminina
Satay - grilled, skewered meatserved with tangy peanut sauce,fresh cucumber and onion slices.That’s how dictionary would
deﬁne it. At the Haji SamuriSatay Restaurant in Kajang, thedeﬁnition of satay is morespeciﬁc. The meat needs to be of
prime quality and it is grilled
over charcoal ﬂames in the old
traditional way. Quality ingredi-ents are used for the peanutgravy, the secret recipe of whichhas been passed down fromgeneration to generation of fami-lies in Malaysia. It is this com-mitment of quality that hasmade Satay Malaysia a success.All chicken and beef satays are100 percent hand skeweredusing truly authentic Malaysianingredients. A fact you’ll soondiscover yourself.he Malaysian hockey teamstarted the tournament witha morale boosting 5-0 win overIndonesia. Malaysian captain,Kavin Kartik, gave his team theearly lead with a penalty corner
goal just two minutes aer the
game started. Three goals wereadded to the tally by Mohd Shah-
Five for Fighting
by : Khalid Termizi photo : Suhaib
ril, Hairulnizam Maizan and FaridzulAﬁq in the ﬁrst half. Malaysia contin
-ued their goal scoring streak with
another by Rasul Yusof. When asked,
Kavin Kartik revealed that theirtactics were to keep the game assimple as possible. He added thatthey also used the game to expose allthe players.Despite Indonesia’s 5-0 loss to
Malaysia in their ﬁrst hockey
match, their captain, Nanda
Ibnasia, is satisﬁed with their
performance. He reiterated that
Stand Up and Fight!
by: Khalid Termizi photo: Suhaib
this is not the time to lose hope.Instead, they should consider it as auseful learning experience andprepare for their upcoming games.