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  1. Sport - Rugby

    We could beat Uruguay in Hong Kong: Dai Rees

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 09:36am by ALVIN SALLAY

    ... in Montevideo. “It’s a historic day for Hong Kong rugby just to make it so far but of course we are disappointed,” said Dai Rees, Hong Kong Rugby Football Union’s head of technical development ... that we could win here and I think that we showed that we could but the rub of the green didn’t go our way Dai Rees The winners will take the 20th and last place at next year’s World Cup ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    Winning 2015 Asian series best route to Olympics, says Dai Rees

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 11:30pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Victory in the Asian Sevens Series next year will be vital as Hong Kong try to guarantee a place in the 2016 Olympics when the sport makes its Games debut, says performance chief Dai Rees. Only 12 ... Trevor Gregory "Our best route obviously would be to win the Asian Sevens Series next year," said Rees, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's head of technical development ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY SEVENS

    Kowloon’s Gesinde adds stature to HK sevens squad

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 02:17pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... and very athletic around the field and should prove hugely valuable at both kick-offs and lineouts,” said Hong Kong national coach Dai Rees. The rest of the squad has a seasoned look with Varty ... team, which should be Japan,” said Rees, who is also the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union’s head of performance. ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    HK rugby women's team to beef up defence to secure World Cup berth

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... coach Dai Rees said: "It was a marvellous performance, the best by a mile [during] my time here. "This bodes well for our hopes of qualifying for the World Cup, which would be a massive accomplishment. This team has made huge strides in the past 12 months," Rees said. Three teams will book their World Cup berths in India, but the task has been made harder ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - WORLD GAMES

    Hong Kong must double sevens squad, says Dai Rees

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... at the China National Games and retain the Asian crown, says head coach Dai Rees. It's been an excellent weekend for Hong Kong rugby Dai Rees Hong Kong finished fifth at the World Games in Cali, Colombia, after being knocked out of medal contention by France, losing 14-12. Hong Kong tries were scored by Jamie Hood and Tom McQueen. Facing a 37-hour trip home, there will be no time for Rees ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Hong Kong qualify for China National Games, but coach Dai Rees rues team's 'arrogance'

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... qualifying tournament in Shanghai yesterday. A 14-12 loss to Beijing in the semi-finals was put down to over-confidence by head coach Dai Rees, who said the team's belief that they only had ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Team finish third in National Games qualifier after slip against eventual champions Beijing HK qualify, but coach Rees rues side's ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY SEVENS

    Little change to squad as Dai Rees looks to build on success

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Rees looks to build on success with one team change There were no surprises sprung yesterday when the Hong Kong men's team were announced for the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens. It could have been interpreted in two ways: that coach Dai Rees has remained faithful to the players who earned Hong Kong the sobriquet of Asian sevens champions, or the lack ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong’s Sevens prep a success, says coach Dai Rees

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay HK preparations going well: Rees It was under wraps and closed to the media, but Asian champions Hong Kong's first dress rehearsal against a top core team, England, was declared a success by coach Dai Rees as the home team ramped up their preparations for the weekend's Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens. The 12-man Hong Kong squad had a 75-minute hit-out ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong

    Coach Dai Rees hails fresh talent as Hong Kong go down to Belgium

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Dubai Dubai was 'a success despite Belgium loss' Belgium was a bridge too far for Hong Kong but head of performance Dai Rees hailed the second Emirates Airline ... was to unearth players who can fill the places left vacant by the sevens squad next season," said Rees. "Guys like centres Stewart Megraw and Craig Wilson, flyhalf Chris McAdam, the two ...

  10. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong coach Dai Rees keeps squad unchanged for Asian qualifiers

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Sevens in Moscow in June. Despite intense domestic-league competition over the last two Saturdays, a relieved head coach Dai Rees was able to pick the same players who had played at the last two ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Coach Rees to use same players for push to compete at Rugby World Cup Sevens HK squad unchanged for Asian qualifiers Hong Kong have named an unchanged ...




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