Flag-bearers from the participating countries march in the opening ceremony of the 2015 Southeast Asian Games, in Singapore on June 5 that year. The biennial event will be hosted by Malaysia in August this year. Photo: AFP

Southeast Asian Games yet to win gold for sporting spirit

Pattharapong Rattanasevee says continued host country tactics to claim an unfair edge over rivals raise questions about fairness, and hurt regional athletes’ prospects on the wider stage

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Flag-bearers from the participating countries march in the opening ceremony of the 2015 Southeast Asian Games, in Singapore on June 5 that year. The biennial event will be hosted by Malaysia in August this year. Photo: AFP
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