Sengkang Punggol went down to SAFFC 1-3 at Hougang while Beijing Gouan (S) went down 1-2 at Yishun.
Old Dolphin boy, Indra Sahdan, was one of the Warriors scorer along with Japanese midfielder Taisuke Akiyoshi, who notched two, while the Dolphin got their through an own goal.
For the Yishun game, Beijing was the one who took the lead through Tan Tiancheng but Tampines Rovers showed their membership of the Big 3 are not for show as they staged a second comeback through international Qiu Li and Khairul Amri.
In another match, a night earlier, Albirex Niigata (S) drew 0-0 with Gombak United.
Shahril Jantan (GK) (C), Razaleigh Khalik, Hafiz Osman, Niklas Sandberg, Ivan Lovric, Ahmad Latiff, Daniel Bennett, (Rhysh Roshan Rai) Federico Martinez, (Erwan Gunawan) Indra Sahdan, Mustaqim Manzur, Taisuke Akiyoshi
Sengkang PunggolFadhil Salim, R Sivaneswaran (Shahir Hamzah), Duncan Elias, Lau Meng Meng, (Ryan Fante) Jasper Seet, Faizal Amir, Nor Azli Yusoff (C), Jordan Webb, (Farizal Basri) Jala, Mamadou Diallo, Murphy Wiredu
Hassan Sunny, Jufri Taha, (Ismadi Mukhtar) Edward Tan, Zulkarnaen Zainal (C), Benoit Croissant, Akihiro Nakamura, Imran Sahib, Shukor Zailan, (Khairul Amri) Aliff Shafaein, Aleksandar Duric, (Jamil Ali) Qiu Li