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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Canada won't take Hong Kong lightly at Sevens, says coach

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Coach says his side will prepare as if the home side were a top-level team Canada won't take HK lightly at Sevens Canada will not take Hong Kong ... Canada and Spain - both qualifiers last year to core-team status - as games to win. The other team in Hong Kong's preliminary-round pool are defending champions Fiji. John said: "We ...

  2. Canada give Fijians the jitters

    Posted Mar 28th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay 'We just played out of our skins and fully deserved the victory,' says coach Suggitt Canada scored the biggest win in their history when they defeated Fiji ... the end gave Canada the lead and they held on to win 14-12 to set off delirious scenes among their fans and the coaching staff on the bench. 'This is just amazing. This is the biggest win ...

  3. World champs lose shine

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin World Cup champions Wales bowed out of the Plate semi-finals to Canada, but coach Paul John was largely satisfied. Wales came here with a huge reputation, but were mere shadows of the side who were crowned world champions in Dubai three weeks ago as Canada ran out 19-10 winners. John refused to be downcast, arguing only two players from their World Cup-winning ...

  4. Serevi's warriors show little mercy

    Posted Mar 19th 2005, 12:00am by Nazvi Careem

    ... yesterday but Canada's hopes suffered a setback with a stunning loss to Japan. Waisale Serevi and his heir apparent, William Ryder, led Fiji to comfortable victories over Japan (47-0), Portugal (33-0) and Canada (29-14) to enhance their status as group favourites. The Aussies also had straight-forward victories, beating Portugal (31-7), Hong Kong (38-5) and Japan (31-12), although today ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport

    Washout for big names in HSBC Sevens World Series

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and Canada, all of whom reached the last eight in the Cup, showed the smaller nations are biting back. "We are playing catch-up but we have made tremendous strides," said Friday, who ...

  6. Stolen kiss in Valley tent results in family of five

    Posted Mar 28th 2009, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... interesting. 'Sharon was born in Hong Kong, but grew up in Canada. She feels Canadian to the core. So, although she loves Hong Kong, if Canada are playing Hong Kong, she'll barrack for Canada every time, even if I was playing! 'There was no love lost. She's very one-eyed about it. The Hong Kong team were playing in the Pacific Rim tournament against Canada in 1997 or 1998. ...

  7. Quicksilver Stirling has big ambitions

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... side's first try that put them on course for a stunning 14-12 victory in the preliminary round. Richmond is back again. And Canada are once again drawn with Fiji. Will lightning strike twice? The Canadians hope so as they try to fulfil their expectations of reaching the cup competition. Canada are one of eight automatic qualifiers for the fourth World Cup. This comes about by virtue ...

  8. Smoking dragon fires up the Sevens

    Posted Mar 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Hong Kong team endured a punishing day, losing by wide margins to Australia, Canada and Portugal. These were among the 36 matches played yesterday. The programme culminates with the Cup, Plate ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Special honour for former Hong Kong international

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... who enjoyed great success under George Simpkin in the PacRim tournament in the late 1990s when Hong Kong beat Japan, the USA and Canada. While he treasures those moments, Lewis still picks ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Hong Kong 'let down' by IRB's Women's Sevens snub

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... are expected to be invited for the Guangzhou leg, which will take place at the 2010 Asian Games venue. The six core teams for the inaugural series are Australia, Canada, England, Netherlands, New ...




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