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  1. Zhou sets sights on HK Open crown

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... life in my badminton career.' The former world number one dropped out of China's national squad in late 2005 and she will be eligible to represent Hong Kong at international level-one ... Stadium from November 25-30. 'We have extended invitations to all Beijing Olympic gold and silver medallists,' said Tong Wai-lun, chairman of the Hong Kong Badminton Association. ...

  2. Malaysians deal Hong Kong hammer blow

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong suffered their second defeat in a row at the Sudirman Cup world team championships last night, losing to Malaysia 4-1 in group 1A at Guangzhou Gymnasium. With group favourites South Korea to play their remaining match tomorrow, Hong ...

  3. Zhou primed for action in Super Series finale

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced last week that the first Masters finals, with total prize money of US$500,000, would take place in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, on December 18-21. The top ...

  4. This week's question: What's the best summer sport?

    Posted Aug 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and visual awareness'. But I have to say badminton- it's an extremely sophisticated sport that requires strength, speed, precision, flexibility and dexterity. Players have to manipulate ...

  5. 5 great: designer sporting goods

    Posted Mar 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Stella McCartney for adidas from adidas Performance Centre, 17 Hankow Road, Central, tel: 2730 0157. Badminton lovers must not miss out on this Damier monogrammed set that includes two racquets, a racquet bag, shuttlecocks and a matching shuttlecock case. Badminton set (HK$21,500) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2736 6100. Swap that gas-guzzling car for a designer bicycle ...

  6. Sport - China - BADMINTON

    China cruise into semi-finals of Thomas and Uber Cups

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 09:49am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press Lin Dan doesn't even have to play as defending champions thrash Thailand; women drub England Badminton great Lin Dan did not need to come on court as defending champions China whipped Thailand 3-0 without conceding a game to enter the semi-finals of the Thomas Cup on Thursday. World No. 2 Chen Long defeated Boonsak Ponsana 21-16, 21-8 in 43 minutes, ...

  7. New tournament for schools

    Posted Feb 05th 2008, 12:00am by Donna Page

    ... opportunity for students to take part in an inter-school competition. The programme will involve table tennis, mini soccer, basketball and badminton tournaments for boys and girls aged eight to 16. Mini soccer and table tennis will run through till March, followed by basketball and badminton. TIS principal Real Hryhirchuk said the new sports league was an excellent opportunity ...

  8. What's your favourite sport?

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... requires mental stamina. The best part is during the very intense moments, which give me an adrenaline rush. Fanny Wu, 16 Playing badminton with friends. It not only improves flexibility ... off things for a while. Penny Pang, 18 Badminton. I'm too weak to play high-energy sports. Badminton requires just a little energy, so I can play for a long period of time. It's ...

  9. HK shuttlers crash out

    Posted Jun 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's interest in the Thailand Open came to an abrupt halt when Wang Chen (pictured) and Chan Yan-kit crashed out of the tournament in Bangkok yesterday. Both shuttlers had reached the semi-finals. Wang, the number three seed in the ...

  10. Pui-yin is Hong Kong's big hope for Beijing Olympics

    Posted May 30th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Name: Yip Pui-yin School: Sports Institute (full-time athlete) Age: 17 Sport: Badminton Achievements: Yip did the Hong Kong national team proud at the Sudirman Cup held in Shanghai earlier this month. A former student at Jockey Club Ti-I College who turned full-time 18 months ago, she played a starring role when she joined senior player, Wang Chen, in the doubles. ...




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