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  1. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF WILLIAM LAI

    Too much burden on referees to rule on hidden messages

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 09:47pm by William Lai

    ... There is a team in the HKFA third division called Gospel Football Club Friends. Their shirts have GFC Friends and their official Facebook page promotes religion. They also pray together before the start ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD TIM NOONAN

    Right Field: Jury's still out on MLB chief Selig's legacy

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 09:07pm by Tim Noonan

    ... then you get religion. After being routinely derided and even called to testify in front of the US Congress for his obvious neglect, Selig and baseball eventually implemented one of the strictest ...


    Inside Incheon: Basketball hijab row could have been resolved through common sense

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 10:13pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... The result was a walkout by Qatar. Everyone knew Fiba had declared players could not wear headgear, hair accessories and jewellery. Where does religion come into this, as some people imply? The hijab ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - SPORT AND POLITICS

    Scottish referendum cuts across the social divide

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 08:55pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Glasgow Vote for independence is affecting everybody- even the loyalties of diehard football fans Scottish referendum cuts across the social divide Patrons of Glasgow's Brazen Head Irish pub, united in support of the city's Celtic football club, are split over an independence referendum that has cut across class, religion and even football loyalties. ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - PIT STOP RICHARD DREW

    Lewis Hamilton looking for momentum

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 08:40pm by Richard Drew

    ... the Buddha's belly or whatever it is. Try all the different religions to change my luck." Perhaps instead of rubbing the Buddha's belly he should look at the stats for Hungary. He's won ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    World Cup diary: Japan, needing a miracle, get a visit from bonkers anti-China cult

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 01:34am by James Porteous

    ... This is how their website explains it: His Truth, as taught in Happy Science, transcends the barriers of race, nations, cultures and religions, and is a major force in uniting a world that is becoming increasingly fragmented, isolated and chaotic. The teachings also hold the key to resolving the escalating conflicts between major religions around the world. The organisation supports Japanese ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Hong Kong's World Cup fans up all night to get lucky

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 07:18am by DANNY LEE

    ... Croatia warn of World Cup 'circus' after losing opener to Brazil Banker Marcos Fonseca, 49, said: “Football is a religion in Brazil. For us, it’s exciting and the national team ...

  8. News - World

    Soccer fever in the eyes of Brazil's slum children

    Posted May 12th 2014, 11:52am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse What happens when a photojournalist asks children to illustrate their passion for the sport? Soccer is more than just a sport in Brazil; it's almost a religion. Ahead of this year's World Cup, photojournalist Christophe Simon prowled the streets of Rio and explored every corner of its famed  favelas (slums) to see just how deep love runs ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    ‘Offside test’ no longer a reliable instrument of rugby knowledge

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 12:35am by Kenny Hodgart

    ... of politics or religion in company. What has happened to them? They cannot be accused of drinking any less, certainly. From Russia with love and a score to settle I had hoped to report tales ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    World T20 is a true passion play

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 10:15pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... as if I have stepped through the looking glass into an alternative world where cricket is a religion, a far cry from Hong Kong where the people who matter, the government, look down upon not just ...




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