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  1. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Sun Yang and Park Tae-hwan set to renew fierce rivalry in the pool

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:08pm by APSPT

    ... you're the Korean people's hero. You have countless fans. Even this swimming competition's aquatic centre bears your name. But Mr Park, so what? Sun Yang The 22-year-old Sun brings ... filmed humorous television commercials for a Chinese sportswear maker in which he gently mocks the South Korean's celebrity status. "Mr Park, you're the Korean people's hero. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1596242/sun-yang-and-park-tae-hwan-set-renew-fierce-rivalry-pool
  2. Sport - Tennis - PROFILE

    How Li Na went from a badminton-playing kid in Wuhan to one of China's global icons

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:22pm

    ... of China’s social and economic transformation. But that was only half the story for Li, who never saw the rose tattoo on her chest as a symbol of rebellion. In interviews she described herself ... statement. “If I only knew what a vehicle the sport of tennis, along with my success, would become for my beloved China.” Her loss will be felt keenly at home. One of China’s “Golden Flowers”, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/tennis/article/1596073/how-li-na-went-badminton-playing-kid-wuhan-one-chinas-global-icons
  3. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Asian Games: Hong Kong women cricketers lose to China

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:36pm by ALVIN

    ... Alvin Sallay Poor fielding lets HK women down The Hong Kong women's cricket team will have to take the harder path if they are to jockey into medal contention after China edged past ... against Sri Lanka. If we had beaten China today, we would have faced Japan which would have been an easier game. Now we have to do it the tough way Charlie Burke "If we had beaten China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1597501/hong-kong-women-cricketers-lose-china
  4. Sport - Other Sport - INSIDE INCHEON WITH ALVIN SALLAY

    Inside Incheon: North Koreans had their reasons not to smile

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 11:23pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... for it with many innocent lives lost. You cannot discover Shangri-La just by breaking away. This is a lesson every wannabe new country must take to heart. Yet, at the same time you can find economic ... soccer World Cup. It has taken another 24 years, but in July, a united Germany won- history repeating itself with their opponents once again beating Argentina- proving that coming together can ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1597026/inside-incheon-north-koreans-had-their-reasons-not-smile
  5. Sport - Tennis

    The rise of China's women

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 07:20pm

    ... Reuters 2004 August: Sun Tiantian and Li Ting win China’s first Olympic gold medal in the sport in the women’s doubles at the Athens Games. October: Li Na is the first Chinese to win a WTA Tour singles title, in Guangzhou.  2005 January: Zheng Jie wins her first WTA Tour title at Hobart.  2006 January: Zheng Jie and Yan Zi win China’s first grand slam title in the women’s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/tennis/article/1596186/rise-chinas-women
  6. Sport

    China’s Ji Cheng assumes a special place in Tour de France history

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:11am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Ji Cheng assumes a special place in Tour de France history Chinese rider Ji Cheng said he wants to get away from cycling for a while after completing the Tour ... sick or anything.” Having made history as the first Chinese rider to compete in the Tour, Ji said he hopes to be a pioneer for his countrymen, but said it will take more than just him to change ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1561014/chinas-ji-cheng-assumes-special-place-tour-de-france-history
  7. Sport - China - TENNIS

    'No regrets': Li Na signs off on tennis career before tearful Chinese journalists

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 04:49pm by AFP

    ... will I regret it?’ My heart told me I wouldn’t, because I’ve done my best Li Na “I’m very satisfied with my tennis career,” the 32-year-old Li said at a news conference at China’s National Tennis Centre, which hosts the China Open later this month. “I feel this is the best time for me to retire. I don’t feel sorry or have any regrets about retiring. When I was making this decision, I asked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/china/article/1597433/no-regrets-li-na-signs-brilliant-tennis-career-crowd-tearful-journalists
  8. Sport - Hong Kong - ASIAN GAMES

    Asian Games: Bronze medals for Hong Kong fencers and swimming relay team

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 10:30pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... in swimming from the women's 4x100-metre freestyle relay team. Lin put up a great fight in the women's individual foil against Le Huilin of China, before losing 13-11 in the semi-finals, ... 39.94 seconds, just behind second-placed Japan, who clocked 3:39.35. China won gold in 3:37.25. In the men's gunshu and daoshu all-round of wushu, Cheng Chung-hang was fourth after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1597552/bronze-medals-hong-kong-fencers-and-swimming-relay-team
  9. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Games Rugby Sevens fixtures and results

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 10:45am

    ... Oct 1 13:50 Hong Kong v China Prelim. Hong Kong Women’s fixtures Date Time Home Score Away Phase Sep 30 10:46 Hong Kong v Malaysia Prelim. Sep 30 13:04 Hong Kong v Laos Prelim. Sep 30 16:08 China v Hong Kong Prelim. NOTES: 1.Times are HKT; 2.Match venue is Namdong Asiad Rugby Field, Incheon, South Korea; 3.Knockout rounds take place October 2. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1597335/asian-games-rugby-sevens-fixtures-and-results
  10. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    Sarah Lee Wai-sze wins gold for Hong Kong at Asian Games

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 05:10pm

    ... medallist Fatehah Binti Mustapa and China’s Zhong Tianshi who had to settle for bronze. "I didn't realise this was also the first gold for Hong Kong, but I am very happy to have made ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1597443/sarah-lee-wai-sze-wins-gold-hong-kong-asian-games

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