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  1. Dress rehearsal at East Asian Games venues

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Kobi Chan The countdown to Wednesday's start of the East Asian Games events and Saturday's opening ceremony has begun, with dress rehearsals held at competition venues yesterday. The dress rehearsals were held at 11 games venues, including the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Wan Chai, where the badminton and table tennis competitions will take place. The dress rehearsal started ...

  2. Time to turn cash into gold

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of sprint cyclist Lee Wai-sze's success. Two years ago, the government identified four elite sports at the Hong Kong Sports Institute as priorities, giving badminton, table tennis, windsurfing ... watched Yip's close defeat to China's Li Xuerui in the women's badminton quarter-finals, cited the example of Britain. 'We know they have had the biggest investment to prepare ...

  3. Race schedule robs Wong of flag-carrying honour

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivien Lau Chiang-chu. 'But sports like cycling, badminton, table tennis and windsurfing have been given extra financial support on their way to the London Games and we are expecting some ...

  4. Help and hope for aspiring athletes

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... athletes face a lot of difficulties when they leave the sports world. I hope my experiences and this programme can help them adapt to the changes better and more quickly,' Wong said. Badminton ...

  5. Fok urges public to get involved

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... the nominees are star cyclist Wong Kam-po and badminton player Wang Chen, who have captured the Hong Kong Sports Stars Awards five times before. Each voter will automatically enter a lucky draw ...

  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. Training grant boost for Olympic hopefuls

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Law Hiu-fung, swimmer Chan Wing-suet, badminton's Ng Wei, windsurfer Ho Chi-ho, cyclist Ho Siu-lun and table tennis player Cheung Yuk. Apart from cyclist Ho, who withdrew later because ...

  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. Athletes return to a winners' welcome, despite no medals

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... and a rope-jumping show. Cyclist Wong Kam-po said he was touched by the support from Hongkongers and mainlanders, saying it greatly motivated him. Badminton player Yip Pui-yin recalled she was both excited ...

  10. Rugby 'to get nod for showpiece'

    Posted Jun 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the last games in Macau, is the other proposed demonstration sport. Badminton, a medal sport for the first two versions of the games in Shanghai and Pusan in 1993 and 1997 respectively, is also ...




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