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  1. Sport - China - MOTOR RACING

    China must wait for first Formula One driver, says Ma Qinghua

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 10:28pm by Unus Alladin

    ... several racing academies in China with young kids. I think more parents in China are beginning to understand the sport- that racing is not only a hobby but can also be a career. I think we're ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Outsider Pineau De Re wins Grand National

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 01:28am by AP

    ... of favourites among the 22 horses to fail to complete the world’s toughest jumps race. Ridden by Leighton Aspell and trained by a doctor who looks after 12 horses as a “hobby”, the 25-1 shot jumped ... Pineau De Re was his first runner in the National. “This is a hobby for me really,” Newland said, “and I have no real plans to change anything at the minute. I’m lucky enough to be able to do ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Why Tiffany Chan can change the face of Hong Kong golf

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 09:02pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... a club at the relatively "late" age of six, at the local driving range, because she was too young to be left home alone. Even though she showed promise, golf remained a hobby ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    World Cup diary: Lifetime doesn't mean lifetime when Fifa is involved

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 12:26am by James Porteous

    ... action, but Blumberg is remaining philosophical. “This card means I own my little piece of the Maracana,” he said. “When people ask me, ’what’s your hobby?’ I say: ’I go to see matches ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Historic Chengdu meeting another hoof in the door

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 10:11pm by Michael Cox

    ... for the oil-rich Sheikh Mohammed- there is no gambling in his country- but the sport isn't a hobby there either and Gabriel believes the non-gambling ideology helped the club move into the joint ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - MEN'S 10KM

    Veteran Clinton Mackevicius holds off young bucks

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 10:47pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... was happy despite finishing a second slower than last year. "I run just as a hobby and as such I'm happy to finish third fastest. I had hoped to improve my time, but just failed. I had ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Mr Gnocchi: first pasta the post?

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:32am by LO WEI

    ... in races, Tsoi said. A runner in his school days, Tsoi made owning horses his hobby because he enjoyed the spirit of racing. "Horses are loyal to the race. Horse-racing is not just about ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - Women’s Sevens

    Unleashing their inner mongrel is key to success, says Anna Richards

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 10:31pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... in rugby," which, says Chan, is a good result in the upcoming Asian Games with a view to then qualifying for Rio. "We enjoy rugby even more now. It's gone from a hobby to being our dream ...

  9. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS ALAN AITKEN

    Good news for Hong Kong apprentices

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 09:33pm by Alan Aitken

    ... by seven-and-a-half lengths. ************ Changes afoot to PP rules? It must be hobby horse day, because another of ours trotted out on Sunday when we had a couple of very thin, uncompetitive races, ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - OPINION

    Winter Games should not dance to fiddler's tune

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 10:24pm by NYT

    ... they are gods and goddesses." As for herself, Vanessa-Mae said: "I'm a hobby skier." In which case, stick with the violin. Leave competitive skiing and the Olympics to those who ...




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