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  1. Sport - Golf - Hong Kong Open

    Hong Kong Golf Club has a fascinating past, but future remains cloudy

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 01:17am by James Porteous

    ... of the reason for the present protests is discontent with ridiculous house prices and rising social inequality- and this is where the golf club's future clouds You can see the original members ... 125-year-old institution could be ended in a stroke if government decides to turn land over for housing Old site has stood test of time but faces a fight for its future The past ...

  2. Sport - Soccer

    Lionel Messi back in business and bound for Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 10:53am

    ... at Hong Kong Stadium is part of celebrations for the HKFA’s 100th anniversary and officials are hopeful of a full house of 40,000, despite tickets being the highest-ever priced (HK$490-HK$1,800) ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - BRAZIL

    World Cup fans will have to dig deep as prices soar in Brazil

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Claire de Oliveira de Neto Accommodation, food and air travel among the world's most expensive, visitors discover World Cup fans will have to dig deep as prices soar in Brazil Tourists planning to flock to Brazil for the World Cup a year from now should brace for some of the world's highest housing, restaurant and transport prices. Prices have gone through the roof, ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - Hong Kong v Argentina

    Fans left disappointed as Lionel Messi gives autograph hunters a body-swerve

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by Kevin Kung

    ... by edging Singapore 2-1 in a friendly match at Mong Kok Stadium on Friday. The HKFA is asking for a record-breaking HK$1,800 for one of the best seats to watch the clash. They will need a full house to break even as the cost of getting Messi and his teammates here is nearly HK$30 million. Tickets in all price ranges, except the HK$250 concession, were still available yesterday. ...


    Home and Away: Premier League stadiums echo with the sound of silence

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 10:09pm by Peter Simpson

    ... With Premier League ticket costs pricing out young working-class males, the roars from the stands are these days just a whimper Stadiums echo with the sound of silence The road from ... in modern football's design... The deafening quiet. So hushed was the home crowd you could hear wallets squeaking from the price paid to sit in such hallowed silence. "It's like being ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    10,000 tickets snapped up for Hong Kong- Argentina friendly on day one

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 09:56pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... considering prices ranged from HK$1,800 to HK$250 (concession tickets) for the international friendly slated for October14, No breakdown of the figures was given. "There are almost two months ... the fans will have little hesitation purchasing the tickets." With the cost of staging the match approaching a whopping HK$30 million, the FA needs close to a full house to break even. ...

  7. Sport - Soccer

    It may cost up to HK$1,800 to see Argentina play in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 11:39pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... The HKFA can sell only a maximum of 38,000 tickets because buffer areas are needed. If the median ticket price is HK$1,000, organisers can make HK$38 million for a full house and, after off-setting ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Local fans may be forced to pay the most expensive prices yet to watch a foreign side when Lionel Messi's World Cup finalists play in October Up ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Hong Kong fans will need to have deep pockets to watch Argentina match

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:25pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... on Thursday, confirming the highest price is HK$1,800. Other categories are HK$1,300, HK$850, HK$590 and HK$490 respectively for adults and HK$250 for students and senior citizens. The previous highest ticket price was set at HK$1,500 when Real Madrid visited Hong Kong in 2003. Brian Leung Hung-tak, chairman of the Hong Kong Football Association, said the prices were set to offset ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: Argentina ticket offers little value

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 10:17pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Messi and company in action? I find it absolutely ridiculous that this is the price for a premium ticket. Okay, if it was the Hong Kong Sevens, then the paying public would get a good deal. ... here, too, then it would be worth the cost. The HK$1,800 price tag is the most expensive for a game of football in Hong Kong. Why so much? It's simply because the HKFA has to find HK$30 ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Armstrong buys another Texas home

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:34pm by Agence France-Presse in Austin, Texas

    ... 2006, it was reported on Tuesday. The Austin American-Statesman described the home as being located in an exclusive sub-division. The newspaper did not reveal the purchase price but Austin real estate agents said it was valued at about US$4.3 million. There was also no record of whether Armstrong took out a bank loan to pay for the house, the American-Statesman said. Last week, ...




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