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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Local championship offers wild card to Hong Kong Open qualifying

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:26pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Local event offers route to HK Open qualifying The winner of the women's singles at the Hong Kong National Championships this weekend will receive a wild card into the qualifying draw at the inaugural Hong Kong Open in September. Vying for the chance will be a number of top juniors, while Hong Kong No 1 Lynn Zhang Ling will probably receive ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Delay to Davis Cup clash in Indonesia could benefit Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 09:40pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Davis Cup tie pushed back due to elections in country, meaning Velasco will be eligible Delayed Indonesia clash could benefit HK Parliamentary elections in Jakarta have forced this weekend's Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group Two relegation tie against Indonesia to be pushed back to the end of the month- and the delay could be a boost for Hong Kong, who will now be able to call ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong Tennis claims Olympic Committee is 'victimising' teams

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Association executive says refusal of Olympic Committee to allow full teams to compete in key events harming bid to return to Sports Institute 'We are being victimised', says furious HKTA Tennis, struggling to regain elite status at the Sports Institute, claim they have been victimised by the Hong Kong Olympic Committee which refused ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong win back Davis Cup group II status in Dubai tournament

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com New-look side returns to Asia/Oceania group II after almost completing clean sweep in Dubai Superb effort sees HK's Davis Cup team promoted A new-look Hong Kong have won back promotion into group II in the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone next year after finishing runners-up to Vietnam at the eight-team group III competition in Dubai. Demoted ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Peng Shuai is first star to confirm appearance at Hong Kong Open

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 09:23pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com China's top doubles player is honoured to come for first WTA tournament in more than a decade Peng first star to confirm she will play at HK Open China's top player- in doubles- is the first marquee athlete to confirm her appearance in the WTA Championship in September at Victoria Park. Organisers who targeted Australian Open champion Li Na ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong key target for 'instant-action' franchise based on cricket's Indian Premier League

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Cricket's IPL the model for ambitious new international league set to launch next year with the world's top players on board Hong Kong will play a "prominent" role in the new International Premier Tennis League, says former Indian doub ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    HKTA's bid to regain elite status smashed

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Citing substandard players, university sports authorities block attempt to win back funding by refusing to send full squad to college games HKTA's bid to regain elite status dented An attempt by the Hong Kong Tennis Association to win back the sport's elite status at the Sports Institute and regain millions of dollars in support has ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong Tennis Association seeks HK$1m from next BNP Paribas Showdown

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com HKTA seeks HK$1m from Showdown Unhappy Hong Kong Tennis Association officials have asked the organisers of last month's BNP Paribas Showdown for a million-dollar sanction fee if next year's event is to go ahead. China's Li Na has been lined up to play against Belarusian Victoria Azarenka, while Argentine Juan Martin del Potro will take ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    King likely to face Isarow after HK lose doubles in Davis Cup tie in Thailand

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 12:38am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com King key against Thais after HK lose doubles Hong Kong's Phillip King is likely to come up against Thai number one Pruchya Isarow as the hosts look to wrap up the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group Two first round tie in Phuket after winning the crucial doubles to take a 2-1 lead. Isarow was rested for the opening singles but was in action ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Phillip King gives Hong Kong fast start in Davis Cup before Thailand hit back

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:12pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Sick player paves way for team, but hosts win second singles Thailand hit back after King gives HK solid start Less than 24 hours after arriving in Phuket, an ailing Phillip King gave Hong Kong a fighting chance at the end of the first day of the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone group two tie against Thailand with the scores level at 1-1 after ...




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