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  1. Badminton coach left behind for Games race

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Kinwa.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong badminton coach Wang Chen will not lead her charges to the London Olympics as the former world No 1 is expecting her first baby this summer. 'I will not take the team to any overseas tournaments. I don't think I can handle travelling,' said Wang, who has twice represented Hong Kong at the Olympic Games in Athens ...

  2. Badminton doping case is revisited

    Posted Oct 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Zhou Mi, badminton's former No 1 in the world, is expected to appear at a press conference today as she renews efforts to clear her name from a two-year doping suspension. The Badminton World Federation imposed the ban 14 months ago after traces of the steroid Clenbuterol were found in her system during a routine dope test in June last ...

  3. Final blow for Zhou

    Posted Oct 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Zhou Mi's bid for her third Super Series title this year failed last night after she was defeated in the final of the Denmark Open in Odense. The number four seed (pictured) was outclassed by emerging mainlander Wang Lin, who clinched the ...

  4. HK face daunting task to reach top team event

    Posted Feb 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong face a daunting task when they begin their Thomas and Uber Cup Asian zone qualifying campaign in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, today. Thirteen men's teams, including powerhouses South Korea and Malaysia, turn up for the Thomas Cup ...

  5. Zhou puts injury woes behind her as she looks to rejoin world elite

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi is expected to break back into the world's top 10 soon despite returning to the court only six months ago. Zhou, who was ranked number one in the world when representing China, had dropped out of the top 200 when ...

  6. Zhou conversion caps great day for HK shuttlers

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Doha Mainlander's good news is icing on cake after Wang and giant-killer Yip ensure two more medals The Hong Kong badminton camp was in a state of high excitement ... Kong fold under the government's Quality Migrant Admission Scheme had been successful, the badminton association confirmed. Zhou was dropped from the China national team in March. She ...

  7. Zhou to take on nemesis

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi is looking for her first victory over Zhang Ning in four years when she takes on the mainlander in the quarter-finals of the Korean Open today. Zhou (pictured) last beat the world number two at the All-England champion ...

  8. Tokyo tournament a step on road to Olympics for Zhou

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

    ... Chan Kin-wa Zhou Mi will take a step closer to the Olympics when she starts in the main-draw of a super series tournament for the first time at the Japan Open today. In less than five months since representing Hong Kong, Zhou has improved her world rankin ...

  9. Zhou's career is thrown lifeline despite doping ban

    Posted Oct 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Suspended shuttler Zhou Mi is welcome to seek a post-playing career with the Hong Kong Badminton Association once her two-year doping ban is over, ... of eating contaminated meat,' said Tong. 'She has made a great contribution to badminton in Hong Kong since her arrival in 2007. 'We will definitely help her rebuild her career ...

  10. Zhou 'needs a HK passport now'

    Posted Nov 14th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Red tape shouldn't get in the way of gold-medal breakthrough, demands sport's chief Badminton officials want former world number one Zhou Mi to become a 'fully ... for selection because she has to wait seven years to get a local passport,' said Tong Wai-lun, chairman of the Hong Kong Badminton Association. The International Olympic Council's charter says ...




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