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  1. HK Open to join US$1m society

    Posted Dec 06th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The Hong Kong Open will become a US$1 million event next year in a bid to keep its stature as one of the leading and most popular tournaments on the Asian circuit. Omega's Kevin Rollenhagen promised that Hong Kong's oldest professio ...

  2. Soccer game marks movie launch

    Posted Apr 16th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Wan. The inspiration behind the film, Ng Wai-tung, a social worker from the Society for Community Organisation, applauded the men's courage for sharing their stories. Kwan said he ... his rounds of the homeless in Sham Shui Po, Yau Ma Tei, at the Cultural Centre and under bridges. 'I wanted a story with meaning, to make a movie that would affect society,' Kwan ...

  3. Young guns show future's bright

    Posted Feb 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Macau kinwa.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong's next generation of paddlers staked a claim for the future as they beat North Korea 3-1 in the fifth-to-eighth-place play-off at the Asian Championships yesterday. Following a 3-1 defeat by Japan in ...

  4. HK labour past Austrians to keep winning streak

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Kinwa.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong women's team last night extended their winning streak at the world championships with another narrow victory in group D over Austria in Dortmund, Germany. Top seeds in their group, Hong Kong struggled to edge ...

  5. Sports Digest

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Grinham finds aggressive Chan too hot to handle Hong Kong's Joey Chan Ho-ling, the world No 19, stunned top seed Rachael Grinham in the final of the Buler Challenge Cup yesterday at the Squash Centre, beating the Australian world No 6 11-7, 4-11, 11- ...

  6. Foretaste of real-life success

    Posted Aug 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wilson Lau Despite initial losses in the final of the Hong Kong Management Game 2011, the champion team- Else- had persevered and eventually outsmarted four finalist teams. 'We lost money in the first two rounds,' says Louis Ho Yun-lung, a membe ...

  7. McQueen hits his stride as HK look to defend title

    Posted Sep 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay in Kota Kinabalu alvin.sallay@scmp.com Makeshift hooker Alex McQueen has a heavy responsibility to shoulder as Hong Kong look to successfully defend their title at the Borneo Sevens today and become the No 1 team in Asia. The elder of the McQ ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 3, 2013

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... tattoos and various forms of intimidation. At one time only sailors and bikers wore tattoos. Today footballers have helped bring these crude images of a decadent society into the mainstream. Our ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - BRAZIL

    Brazil plans crackdown on soccer hooligans ahead of 2014 World Cup

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... at the World Cup. We must act with rigour," Marta Rocha of the civil police told O Dia daily. The mother of one of those arrested told reporters: "I am ashamed of my son." Police ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Jan 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of 'errors'- December 18). During Sepp Blatter's 13 years as chief of Fifa, soccer's world governing body has lacked transparency. In normal society anyone accused of corruption will be held ... and mission statements of the various departments dealing with hygiene, conservation and sustainability and ensured that the messages reach all civil servants and the public. Anyone working in the top ...




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