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2010 Girls' Youth Olympic Games
Singapore
21 - 26 August 2010

 
 Press Release
“This tournament gave us the experience we need for the future"- captain of Singapore, Joelle Shu Yu Lim

Host nation Singapore gained lots of experience in YOG 2010. Captain Joelle Shu Yu Lim and Coach Ho Peng Low
Singapore. Singapore, August 25. “This tournament gave us the experience we need for the future"- captain of Singapore, Joelle Shu Yu Lim 

She was realistic after the loss against Egypt at the last press conference.

The coach Ho Peng Low said: “ Out performance was up to the expectations, we thought to win at least one set, and we did it. I can say that the gap between us and Egypt was not so big.”

The captain Lim then said: “After the end of the tournament we learnt how fast the other teams adapted to our play, and now we can work on that for the future.”

The head coach of Egypt was happy about the victory “ It was our last match and we knew we had to try in every way to win. The girls did their best, and I am proud of them.”

The captain Salma Elmohands: I can say that all the experience was wonderful, it was the first time in a big competition for all of us, in fact we started  playing not very well, but we have improved until the end.”


 

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