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  1. IOC vows to catch athletes using new, undetectable drugs

    Posted Nov 17th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou, Peter Simpson

    ... a more effective test, you can't believe what you're seeing,' said the emeritus professor of endocrinology at St Thomas' Hospital in London and a visiting professor at Southampton University. As a highly respected IOC and British sports authority's adviser, he has studied HGH for over 40 years, and claims he has devised a blood test that detects about 25 per ...

  2. Shanghai in dock over Tang

    Posted Jun 20th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... hopeful Tang Miao, 25, is on a respirator in a St Petersburg hospital after the accident, which was initially reported to have involved the player crashing into a wall while warming up for an exhibition match that formed part of a cultural festival celebrating ties between the Russian city and Shanghai. Mainland media have questioned why Shanghai authorities only released sketchy details ...

  3. HK events company to face Australian inquiry

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Racing The Planet chief executive Mary Gadams was also among those taken to hospital with second-degree burns on her hands, arms and legs. She reiterated that her company was not warned ... and local government authorities. 'In terms of the government inquiry we are hopeful that issues are addressed like the lack of warning given by government agencies to tourists and Racing ...

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    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Lomu expects to have second transplant Legendary All Black Jonah Lomu, treated twice for renal problems in hospital recently, said in an interview published yesterday that he feels better ... a transplant eight years ago and fell ill again last September during the Rugby World Cup in his home country. He was in hospital for a fortnight. Medical tests revealed that his body was rejecting ...

  5. Officials to crack down on pharmacies

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... Martin Zhou in Beijing Mainland authorities have mobilised a raft of government agencies ahead of next year's Beijing Games in an attempt to spare the country a re-run of past ... host cities, to ensure they do not sell performance-enhancing drugs. That move is expected to spearhead an unprecedented joint anti-doping campaign by the drug watchdog, customs authorities ...

  6. Swimmer sees challenge on dry land

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... he's quite good. The Form Five student, from Pok Oi Hospital Tang Pui King Memorial College in Yuen Long, started playing handball last year. His friends were playing for fun during recess ... to work with teammates and it can be boring,' he says. Last year, their application to set up a boys' handball team was denied. School authorities say there is a lack of resources. ...

  7. Race was run by 'a mob of cowboys'

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... no idea about the tough conditions in the remote Western Australian wilderness. However, Racing The Planet CEO Mary Gadams- who was among those sent to hospital with second-degree burns on her ... advice from 'authorities', police said they had not named who they spoke to. 'We don't know which authority they actually checked with,' acting sergeant Adam Conwell told ...

  8. Time to salute the real heroes of racing

    Posted Jun 12th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... It is also one of the biggest employers in Hong Kong. As a non-profit organisation, the Jockey Club's operational profits go to hospitals, charities and community organisations around Hong Kong, ... Racing Federation as well as joint vice-president of the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities. So, like any other major industry, it is important that horse racing takes ...

  9. China ace in ICU after breaking neck

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... The details of Tang's near-fatal accident are not clear, but Shanghai sports authorities said in a brief statement yesterday that the 25-year-old and teammates were preparing for a friendly ... remains in intensive care and on a respirator,' said Li Zhi. Tang is expected to remain in the St Petersburg hospital for at least a week before he is able to return to China. Li said ...

  10. On the hunt for dopers like never before

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... to the anti-doping fight, once a glaring stigma on its track record. The immediate mission is the Olympics next year. Chinese authorities, in tandem with the IOC, have thrown down the gauntlet to doping ... recruits will be a mixed bag of domestic drug experts from hospitals, university professors and international volunteers. They will keep a close watch on each of the urine and blood samples ...




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