• Thursday
  • July 31, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:07am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 199 for bledisloe cup

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Unlike Sevens, Bledisloe Cup will meet HK demand

    Posted Jun 09th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Tickets for the Bledisloe Cup will go on sale for Hong Kong fans in early August - and there will be more available than at this year's sold-out Hong Kong Sevens. Organisers yesterday ... can buy tickets now - as part of a travel package. As in the past couple of years, the Bledisloe Cup will be decided over four matches. The first three will be part of the annual Tri-Nations ...

  2. Sevens tickets go on sale today

    Posted Jan 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... tickets. Unlike October's Bledisloe Cup game, when only 26,210 fans turned up, the March 25-27 Hong Kong Sevens is expected to be a sell-out. ...

  3. HK's World Cup dream 'not over'

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the likes of Asia.' With Hong Kong having staged two Bledisloe Cup games, Gregory believes the city can help meet any financial obligations set for the World Cup: 'A few stadiums in Japan ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Hong Kong will continue to play an important role in the 2019 Rugby World Cup, says HKRFU chairman Trevor Gregory- despite the re-election of Bernard ...

  4. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of staging a November international for the second year running - last year we had the Bledisloe Cup - was too high. It was the right decision - considering that sponsors with deep pockets ... by the organisers as a medal sport - it was prudent to shelve the idea this year. Plans are already going ahead to bring the All Blacks and the Wallabies back for another Bledisloe Cup showdown next year. ...

  5. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Oct 26th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay You might not know why, but you should raise a glass or two if you are one of the 39,000-odd fans who have bought tickets for next Saturday's Bledisloe Cup at the Hong ... followed in 1983. These strong links made it easier when the time came to sit down and hammer out the Bledisloe Cup deal. When you are comfortable with the people around you, things get done ...

  6. HK cancels proposed Boks-Ireland clash

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... after careful consideration the HKRFU had decided it couldn't take the financial risk of hosting an international on the lines of the historic Bledisloe Cup clash last November between New ...

  7. The thinking inside thebox

    Posted Mar 28th 2008, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... the reason why the All Blacks and Wallabies have agreed to play a Bledisloe Cup match here in November. It shows Hong Kong knows how to stage a world-class event. I am an unashamed England supporter. ... I always want to see Hong Kong do well. And I get goose bumps every time England advance into the Cup competition. The Sevens is unique since there is something for everyone: for all ages, ...

  8. Walker 'key to breaking' HK Sevens Cup famine

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as the sentimental favourites look at ways to break a five-year Cup drought later this month. Walker is one of two new players drafted in a 13-man squad for the Hong Kong and Japan legs of the HSBC Sevens ... will be hoping Damudamu can carry England to a fifth Cup victory in Hong Kong, their 'home away from home' and boost their hopes in the series. England are in fourth place in the standings ...

  9. Extra qualifying spot boosts HK's World Cup odds

    Posted Feb 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Hong Kong's job of qualifying for the 2013 World Cup Sevens in Moscow has been made easier with the decision to award Asia three qualifying spots. ... for the Moscow World Cup. 'This is great news,' said Hong Kong head coach Dai Rees. 'I thought only two teams would qualify from Asia, but obviously with one more place available, it makes ...

  10. Ballot loss could scupper World Cup hosting hopes

    Posted Dec 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... a few games- or even a pool- of the 2019 Rugby World Cup after local boss Trevor Gregory lost his bid to become Asia's representative on the International Rugby Board. Gregory was beaten ... down the middle. Tokumasu, the general manager of Rugby World Cup 2019, won leaving Gregory and the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union counting the cost- which might be grave as Japan are hosts ...




SCMP.com Account