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Updated: 12/23/2013 18:34 | By Channel NewsAsia

PM Lee hopes S’poreans continue to support Team Singapore

PM Lee hopes S’poreans continue to support Team Singapore


PM Lee hopes S’poreans continue to support Team Singapore

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has called on the nation to continue to unite and support Team Singapore (TeamSG).

Writing on his Facebook page on Monday, Mr Lee noted that the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Myanmar have ended, and the baton has passed to Singapore, which will host the next edition of the event in 2015 at the new Sports Hub.

Prime Minister Lee said he is sure Team Singapore athletes will continue to train hard and improve further.

As for the athletes who contributed to Singapore's haul of 34 gold, 29 silver, and 45 bronze medals, he said this is a time to savour their victories. 

And for the other athletes, the Prime Minister said the valuable experience gained will help Singapore do better in 2015.   - CNA/nd

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