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  1. HKCA puts faith in Burke with new contract

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Charlie Burke has the luxury of looking ahead to the 2015 World Cup after the Hong Kong Cricket Association decided to extend his tenure as national coach by a further three years. 'I'm really happy as it now gives me the chance to look at the bigger picture which is qualifying for the 2015 World Cup,' said a delighted Burke (pictured), whose original deal was to end ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Hong Kong hope to get off to a winning start at Twenty20 Cup

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... all the way this time around and coach Charlie Burke has stressed the importance of a good start to the campaign, which is the first step in the qualification process for the ICC Twenty20 ... a win against Malaysia Coach Charlie Burke The top two sides (apart from Afghanistan who have already qualified) from the 10-team tournament in Kathmandu will advance to the World Cup qualifiers ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Hong Kong keep winning streak alive at ACC Twenty 20 Cup

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of winning one of the six places open to associate countries at next year's World Cup because we are playing some good cricket right now," said Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke. The top two ... qualify as hosts. Burke said Hong Kong's 39-run victory over Singapore yesterday, which followed wins over Malaysia, Nepal and Maldives, was proof that the team, especially the batsmen, had ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Hong Kong ease past Nepal to close in on world qualifiers

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... to spare. Following the opening win over Malaysia, Hong Kong are well-placed to top pool A in the 10-team competition. Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke had spoken of the importance ... was another fine all-round performance from the guys, especially playing in front of all the home fans," said Burke. "I'm pleased that everything came together but we still have a long ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD

    Mind control key to success for Hong Kong cricket team

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... One of the first tasks coach Charlie Burke and the Hong Kong Cricket Association face over the next few weeks is to pick the next batting coach. But it is not batting per se that has been ... nations among the associates), UAE (host nation), and qualifiers Papua New Guinea, United States, Bermuda, Kenya, Uganda, Hong Kong, Nepal and two more to be decided from Europe. Burke says ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Hong Kong women's cricket team beats odds to qualify for Asian Games

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... considering that we were without a number of our top players," said Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke. "We fielded a very young team and it is very creditable they have clinched us a berth ... Korea next year. We have done what is required and qualified for the Asian Games," Burke added. The Hong Kong women failed to make it out of the preliminary round at the 2010 Asian Games. ...

  7. Reformed Irfan gets second chance

    Posted Nov 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... was dropped from last week's Hong Kong Sixes on disciplinary grounds, is back working hard with the squad, and Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke believes the selectors will pick the talented ... turnaround in Irfan's attitude and he is training really well with the squad,' Burke said yesterday. 'He has even been to extra training sessions.' Player of the Tournament ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Afghans bowl out poor-batting Hong Kong in ACC Cup semi-finals

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the test-playing countries. I think if we had a few more runs on the board, we might have been able to put them under pressure Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke "We gave them too much of respect. A lot ... Charlie Burke. "The wicket was turning and we played the left-armer [Hotak] badly. "It is a shame, because if we had another 20 runs on the board, I think it might have proved ...

  9. HK Twenty20 squad get a dual boost

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... will be available and that is good news as he will strengthen our batting considerably,' Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke said. 'In addition, we also expect that Tanvir will become eligible to play ... Now we have a lot of hard work ahead of us in the next three months,' Burke said. 'If we hope to win a couple of games against the top professional sides, the guys will have to work ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Irfan blasts Malaysia as Hong Kong launch Cup quest

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and with eight overs to spare. "It was a fantastic knock from Irfan and he deservedly won the Man-of-the-Match award too," said pleased Hong Kong coach Charlie Burke. "This is the perfect ... outstanding," Burke said. "Then we didn't let them back into the game with Irfan taking it away from them with powerful batting." Irfan's knock off just 39 deliveries also included ...




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