The 30th SEA Games is taking place in the Philippines from 30 November to 11 December 2019. Some 9,000 athletes representing 11 countries are expected to compete in 530 events across a record 56 sports. Significantly, Team Singapore will be sending its biggest away contingent for any sports event ever, with 647 athletes competing in 48 sports. Some of these athletes will be making their debut in a number of new sports: breaking (dancesport), e-sports, beach handball, ju-jitsu, kurash, sambo, skateboarding, surfing and underwater hockey.
Mediacorp will deliver more choice to fans following the 30th SEA Games, with coverage on multiple platforms. Across three dedicated channels on Toggle, selected sports and daily highlights on Channel 5 and curated content on Toggle’s YouTube channel, sports fans will be spoilt for choice. For sports news buffs, CNA will provide timely updates across its platforms including TV, digital, YouTube and Telegram.
Coverage of key events and highlights will also be shown on Channel 5, including:
Opening Ceremony: 30 November, 7.00pm (live)
- Daily coverage of live and curated events: Daily Action at the Games: 1 – 10 December, 6.00pm – 8.30pm
- Daily highlights: Today at the Games: 1 – 10 December, 9.30pm – 10.00pm
- Special roundup of the Games: Summary of the Games: 11 December, 6.30pm – 7.00pm
- Closing Ceremony: 11 December, 7.00pm (live)
*Information on the above telecast details is accurate as at 5 Nov.