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  1. Irish teen sets sights on Ryder Cup

    Posted Nov 15th 2007, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... professional tournament win and hopefully a place in the 2008 European Ryder Cup team. The 18-year-old from Holywood in Northern Ireland made a sensational start to his professional career in September ... playing in yesterday's pro-am event. 'My goal for the 2008 season is to win a tournament as quickly as possible and to qualify for the European Ryder Cup team. This would be a good week ...

  2. Serevi treats Ryder with kid gloves

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Fiji star William Ryder has been wrapped in cotton wool by Waisale Serevi in the run-up to the Hong Kong Sevens this month. In a bid to protect his protege, Fiji's player-coach Serevi has ordered the fleet-footed Ryder- top try-scorer (22) in the IRB Sevens Series this season- not to take part in any of the domestic sevens tournaments dotted around Fiji ...

  3. Don't let emotion cloud judgment of Ma Lik

    Posted May 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... but what stuck in my mind was something the now retired right-wing senator Jesse Helms loved to repeat over and over again. Whenever he spoke about one of the most memorable images of the Tiananmen ...

  4. Sorcerer and his apprentice

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Gifted Ryder relishing HK stage to show his progress as heir apparent to Fiji legend Serevi The mantle of being Waisale Serevi's anointed successor weighs heavily on his shoulders, admits William Ryder- the new nerve centre of the Fijian sevens game. But the will-o-the-wisp playmaker is unworried, and he has the same cheeky air that has taunted countless opponents ...

  5. A slow start out of the Olympic blocks

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by James Tien

    ... James Tien 'A lifetime of training for just 10 seconds.' That was how the great African-American athlete Jesse Owens described his mixed emotions after winning a gold medal- and sporting immortality- in the 100-metres final at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. No one could accuse Owens of being poorly prepared. His whole adult life to that point had focused on his quest for gold. ...

  6. Bridge to Terabithia

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... tough. This is what the introverted Jess (Hutcherson) and the spirited Leslie (Robb), both outsiders at school, do in the movie. The film is directed by Gabor Csupo and written by Jeff Stockwell and David Paterson, the son of the author. Jess and Leslie venture into the forest behind their homes, find a broken tree house and, thanks to their creativity (Jess is a talented artist and Leslie ...

  7. The Night Listener

    Posted Jan 21st 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Williams) as he establishes a long-distance telephone friendship with an allegedly sexually abused young boy Pete (Rory Culkin) while undergoing a painful break-up with his boyfriend Jess (Bobby Cannavale). What appears to be an opportunity for Noone to channel his energy into something good, gradually evolves into a journey into much darker territory, as Jess remarks on the similarity ...

  8. Don't stop believing in magic

    Posted May 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of your life. The film is about two lonely children, the introverted Jess (Josh Hutcherson) and the spirited Leslie (AnnaSophia Robb). Together, they venture into the forest behind their homes and find a broken tree house. Thanks to their creativity (Jess is a talented artist and Leslie is a gifted storyteller), they create a fairytale kingdom known as Terabithia. The kingdom, where Jess ...

  9. Cutting it fine

    Posted Nov 17th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Jenkins

    ... two-under 68 on the first day, looked to be cruising along. But a 'dreadful finish', which included dropped shots on three of his final four holes, meant Europe's Ryder Cup captain ... to his new career as a television analyst. When told he was guaranteed to earn Ryder Cup points as a result of his performance, the six-time major winner quipped: 'Yeah, that'll really ...

  10. Chopra joins HK Open field

    Posted Nov 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter In-form Daniel Chopra (pictured) is the latest PGA Tour winner to sign up for next week's UBS Hong Kong Open. Former champions Miguel Angel Jimenez and Simon Dyson also will start, along with Ryder Cup stars David Howell and Paul McGinley. In addition, PGA Tour regular Charlie Wi will be among those teeing up when the US$2.25 million showpiece is staged at the Hong ...




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