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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Three Hong Kong refs receive Asian Games call-up

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 08:33pm

    ... honour for the HKRFU and the Hong Kong Society of Rugby Football Union Referees.” Lee, who refereed the women’s final in Guangzhou in 2010, said she felt especially honoured by her selection ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - AMERICAN FOOTBALL

    Goodell under pressure for seeming to trivialise the Ray Rice domestic violence case

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 11:40pm by APSPT

    ... "That's our opportunity to make a difference, not just in the NFL, but in society in general." That kind of arrogance is breathtaking. It's also a recurring theme with Goodell. He's ...


    The delusions of grandeur are breathtaking

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:34pm by Peter Simpson

    ... is bring the good elements of football, discipline, fair play and respect into our society directly, into the families, at school level, in the business and- why not?- in politics. This, then, ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson to sell team over racist remarks

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 10:40pm by Reuters

    ... largest black-majority cities, a centre of African-American culture and birthplace of assassinated civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jnr. ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    Hugh Watkins raises the bar for refs

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 12:57pm

    ... to progress here,” said Watkins, 50. The Welshman believes the Hong Kong Society of Rugby Football Union Referees (HKSRFUR) is keen to take on new ideas and there is a high level of interest. “My role ... the communication between the union and the society, which is now much more open and positive,” said Needham. The society’s membership rolls include about 110 referees with the great majority being ...

  6. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Games gold ‘crucial for expansion of rugby in Hong Kong’

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:38pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... a gold medal is bound to make the local community sit up and take notice of us." It hasn’t permeated into Hong Kong society and we must do more to promote the game Pieter Schats ... Chinese community. "While the Hong Kong rugby community is very passionate about the sport, it is still a niche sport. It hasn't permeated into Hong Kong society and we must do more ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    Changes afoot for our game at home and abroad

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:47pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... more facilities. “Rugby is not a sport which has really permeated into Hong Kong society. People here don’t wake up on a Sunday morning wanting to know what happened the night before ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Katie Ledecky pips Missy Franklin in rare battle of teen queens

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 10:13pm by AFP

    ... sincerely shocked. "No way! That's not what we're about." Instead they are a mutual admiration society. "Watching Katie in the 800m and 1500m is a treat for everyone," ...

  9. Sport - Soccer

    Racism row takes spotlight away from football's pressing issues in Italy

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 11:32pm by Reuters

    ... at large deserve exemplary leadership capable of directing the industry in a transparent way for a dignified, diverse and inclusive society." ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD TIM NOONAN

    Right Field: Bolt out of the blue a non-event

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 08:14pm by Tim Noonan

    ... of the Royal Commonwealth Society will freely admit that Glasgow is not London. Perhaps it's unfair to vilify Bolt for allegedly acknowledging that same thing in passing. ...




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