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  1. Give youth a chance, says top coach

    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... because it will do little to bring top athletes to Hong Kong. Badminton coach Chan Chi-choi, who led his charges to a stunning one-two finish in the women's singles at last month's Asian ... that would bar athletes from competing in some major games. Badminton player Zhou Mi is the first athlete to have come to Hong Kong under the scheme. A bronze medallist in the women's singles ...

  2. Athletes grab 22 spots on 2007 honours list

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and coaches grabbed 22 places on the full honours list, marking their biggest presence since the handover. Top cyclist Wong Kam-po and long-time badminton coach Chan Chi-choi both received the Bronze Bauhinia Star. Badminton star Wang Chen and cyclist Cheung King-wai received the Medal of Honour. Former ballerina and popular ballet teacher Jean May Wong and Yeung Koon-yat, commonly known ...

  3. Cash awards for athletes

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... HK$99,200 and HK$97,900, respectively. Recipients included 2006 Doha Asian Games medallists and those who had done well at other international competitions, such as badminton players Chan Yan-kit, ... a great morale booster in my quest for excellence in the sporting field,' she said. Badminton star Yip, 19, who decided to become a full-time athlete a few years ago, said: 'It ...

  4. Honours for Hong Kong's best athletes

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... presentations this year. Badminton duo Lee Chun-hei and Tam Chun-hei, both 18, won the men's doubles title at the Yonex Dutch Junior 2012 in February and March. The girls from table tennis also did ...

  5. Hong Kong riding on last-hope Chan

    Posted Aug 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Mountain biker Chan Chun-hing will be looking for a perfect ending when he starts in the last event involving Hong Kong competitors today. Having failed to win any medal in other, more fancied sports such as badminton, windsurfing and table tennis, Hong Kong can hardly place any hope on Chan, who starts as the lowest ranked rider in the 50-competitor list ...

  6. Asian Games hosting call to HK

    Posted May 15th 2006, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... will personally support such a co-operation if Guangzhou makes the request.' Leung Mee-lee, deputy secretary of the Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, said badminton, table tennis ...

  7. Array of city sports stars to lead East Asian Games torch relay

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the sports community, with each of the participating sports nominating one representative, including 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games gold medallist Lee, world No 1 badminton player Zhou Mi, and soccer ...

  8. Hong Kong proud to see strong delegation heading to Athens Olympics, says Tung

    Posted Aug 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... but it fits well,' Hannah said. Hong Kong will take part in 10 sports at the Olympics- athletics, aquatics, badminton, cycling, fencing, rowing, shooting, table-tennis, triathlon and sailing ...

  9. Battle just as heated in 'small-circle' contest

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Ella Lee

    ... and a Prince of Wales Hospital surgeon, took part in the Hong Kong Medical Association's badminton tournament to ensure he was 'seen' by his voters. 'I did not say much about ...

  10. HK gets just one-fifth of Games tickets it sought

    Posted Oct 11th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... volleyball, athletics, swimming, table tennis, badminton, basketball and the opening ceremony were the most popular sessions. Each applicant could apply for 10 tickets. Once the number of applications ...




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