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  1. Gulf women determined to crash their own party

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay They are the hosts who have not been invited to their own party. Unlike the men's team - automatic qualifiers - the Arabian Gulf women will have to earn their place ... that would have meant direct entry,' Thompson said. International Rugby Board Sevens manager Beth Coalter defended the decision to deny the Arabian Gulf women an automatic entry. 'This ...

  2. HK ring changes in bid to beat Kazakhstan again

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com If a week is a long time in politics, a year can be a lifetime in rugby as Hong Kong will realise as they run out to meet Kazakhstan in their final encounter in the 2012 HSBC Asian Five Nations Top Five competition at Mo ...

  3. Wounded Korea seek revenge

    Posted Feb 24th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... but in the past five years we have not won against them. But I'm confident we can do it again,' said Young, firing a warning. Another salvo came from the Arabian Gulf, who will be Hong ... to be competitive,' said Arabian Gulf captain Diarmud O'Malley. 'Our aim is to spring a surprise on the more fancied teams like Hong Kong.' O'Malley is an Irish backrower who works ...

  4. Hong Kong's 'best weekend of partying'

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Compiled by Robby Nimmo Lawyer-turned-bar-owner Pete Gilham became the lead singer of rock band 9th State a year after he arrived in 1994. 'But it wasn't until the Sevens in around 2001 that we started playing in the Valley Tent after the tourna ...

  5. Kandy success means HK are Asia's best

    Posted Sep 11th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... qualifying berths for Asia at the 24-team Sevens World Cup in 2009. Hosts Arabian Gulf will get an automatic entry. 'Of course, we will take into account the fact that Japan did not play in Sri ... John Walters. The main focus for Hong Kong this season will be the inaugural Asian Five Nations Championship, where they will take on Korea, Japan, Arabian Gulf and Kazakhstan. ...



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