Asian Games: Swimmer Joseph Schooling wins Singapore's first gold at Incheon Games

Asian Games: Swimmer Joseph Schooling wins Singapore's first gold at Incheon Games
No. 5: Commonwealth Games medalist and Asian Games gold medalist in swimming, Joseph Schooling.

It was Singapore's first Asian Games gold in men's swimming since Ang Peng Siong's 100m freestyle gold at the 1982 New Delhi Games. Schooling had already won a bronze in the men's 200m butterfly in Incheon and is a good bet for another medal in the 50m fly.


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By David Lee and Gregory Loo

The 19-year-old clocked 51.76 sec to break the 100m fly Games record and claim gold - Singapore's first men's win in the pool since Ang Peng Siong won the 100m freestyle at Dehli in 1982.


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