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  1. HK expertise to help Taiwan establish game

    Posted Apr 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Cross-straits relationships may be booming on the economic and tourism front, but it is a whole new ball game when it comes to cricket. The mainland was unable to lend Taiwan a hand with its unexpected request for help to establish the game, so they lobbed the ball on to Hong Kong. 'Taiwan approached China asking for assistance to develop ...

  2. China triumph in cross-straits battle

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney 'Everyone give a big welcome to these two Asian teams,' was what the Cantonese stadium announcer said before the start of the Bowl final between China and Taiwan. If nothing else it was a diplomatic description of two sides with a long, personal history, on a night when the Chinese defeated their cross-straits neighbours by a facile 47-0 margin. Without being ...

  3. Sport - China - CRICKET

    Cricket pioneer Danny Lai sets sights on Taiwan

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

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Danny Lai is impressed by sports culture in schools and government Cricket pioneer sets sights on Taiwan The man largely responsible for cricket finding a foothold on the mainland has now set his sights on another frontier- Taiwan. Danny Lai is hoping the game can provide a common ground for cross-straits diplomacy. Lai, the general manager ...

  4. Riding waves to success

    Posted Jul 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... to Xiamen, known for its big waves and rough seas. It will provide a good test before the World Championships. 'It's my first cross-strait race,' he says. 'It's the ideal ...

  5. Public relations department should put its house in order

    Posted Jan 12th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Fancy something like the interport betting leaking out before the Jockey Club's public affairs arm was ready to announce it and what a shambles they turned on for last weekend's signing of the agreement with the Macau Jockey Club for ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 3, 2013

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

    ... that I'm moving to Lam Tsuen, I'm again told the maximum I can get is 8Mbps. All these years with no upgrade in service. I know this is related to the profit margins it thinks it can get due ...

  7. Magazines - Style

    Lee Wai-sze: 'I am so proud to be a Hong Kong athlete'

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... absorbing anything that has to do with the latest knowledge in topics related to sport and cycling. Being a cyclist can be lonely. Lee is blessed to have the support of her coach, her family ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - NON-FICTION CHARMAINE CHAN

    The Way the World Works; The Secret Race; We All Fall Down

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... for help to come or an official command to leave. At 10.10am (the first plane struck at 8.46am), they finally started going down the stairwell and were surprised to find that it was relatively ...

  9. The athletes

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... weightlifters are relatively short with the sport containing some of the heaviest athletes. Source: BBC database ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Superstar Kwok steals the show

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Canto-pop star makes a stylish start as an owner, while trainer Fownes describes aftermath of Calling With Love's first-up victory as 'like a zoo' Superstar Kwok steals the show The Jockey Club wheeled out its biggest public relations exercise of the season yesterday at Sha Tin and didn't have to pay a cent for it as Hong ...




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