Curtain set to rise on Hong Kong Games

PUBLISHED : Friday, 30 March, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 30 March, 2007, 12:00am

Olympic gold medallists and pop stars will light up the opening ceremony of the 1st Hong Kong Games on April 21 at Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground, where 1,265 participants will compete in athletics, badminton, basketball and table tennis. The ceremony will feature pyrotechnics and performances by pop stars Eason Chan, Joey Yung, Leo Ku and Justin Lo. Free tickets for the ceremony will be distributed at all district offices of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department from April 12, with each person allowed no more than two tickets.