Zhi Cai

Tng Zhi Cai


Coach Zhicai: Champion Player and Mentor

16 Years of Playing Experience, 3 Years of Coaching

He have spent a remarkable 16 years mastering the art of basketball. Over the past 3 years, Zhicai ventured into the world of coaching, focusing on young talents aged 6 to 14.

Coaching with Passion and Purpose

Coaching holds a special place in his heart because it provides the perfect platform to impart the wisdom and experiences gained over years of playing. What he love most about coaching is the opportunity to teach not only basketball skills but also life values that extend far beyond the court.

Champion Player

During his playing career, he achieved significant milestones:

Represented RP from 2016 to 2019

POLITE Champion in 2016 and 2017
IVP Champion in 2017
POLITE 1st Runner Up in 2018
Represented SIM from 2023 to the present

IVP 1st Runner Up in 2023
SUNIG 2nd Runner Up in 2023
Represented various youth teams, achieving success, including being the U21 Sheng Gong Cup Champion in 2019 and winning the Rigorer 3×3 Championship in the same year.

Played at the national level, representing Singapore in events such as the ASEAN School Games (2014), SEABA U18 Championship (2016), FIBA Asia Pre-Qualifier 2025 Round 1-2 (2022-2023), and SEA Games 32 (2023).

Coaching Achievements

In the coaching realm, Zhicai made a mark:

Coached at First Toa Payoh Primary School since 2022.
Coached at Cantonment Primary School from 2022 to 2023.

Singapore Premier Basketball League

During the Spring 2023 season of the Singapore Premier Basketball League, he have guided his teams to impressive results:

Under 10 Division 2: 1st Runner Up

Fostering Growth and Excellence

My journey in basketball, both as a player and coach, is a testament to the power of sharing experiences and knowledge with young athletes. It’s a privilege to contribute to their growth on and off the court.

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