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  1. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Jockey Club seeks permit for centre at Sai Kung to nurture golfers

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:30am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... with the Jockey Club asking the environment watchdog for a construction permit. The Jockey Club has long sought to convert land near the three public courses it runs on Kau Sai Chau into a facility to nurture players, coaches and course managers, as well as beginners. If permission is granted, the academy could be operating within two years. The Jockey Club promises the academy ...

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    Training dream finally comes true for Chris So with Jockey Club licence

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... it is like to suffer for his sport. As a young rider, the man who will take up a position as a fully-fledged Jockey Club trainer in July, started his career two decades ago braving the freezing ... eight months to recover." Fortunately this did not deter his training ambitions. After working in Canada for five years, So moved back to Hong Kong and in 1997 he joined the Jockey Club. He ...

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    The fisherman's son who became a golf pro: meet the coach of Hong Kong's Special Olympics golf team

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:00am by Ernest Kao

    ... generation prove that they, too, can overcome adversity to succeed on the greens. Under his wing are the 20 golfers of the city's Special Olympics team. The squad, funded by the Jockey Club ...

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    Happy Valley's banned soccer players hopeful of payout

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 03:47am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Division club Happy Valley are confident players will soon be paid after 10 players, led by midfielder Li Chun-yip, sought help from the Labour Department yesterday. The players were left in limbo following the Football Association's suspension of the club last month for the rest of the season after it was found guilty of bringing the game into disrepute. "We have not received our ...

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    Happy Valley soccer club players taken away by ICAC after Tsing Yi match

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 10:43pm by Danny Mok, CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Association chairman Pui Kwan-kay said he was informed of the incident but had no further details. The dramatic move comes days after another top-flight club, Tuen Mun, said it would deregister all ...

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    Paralympic heroes to compete in Hong Kong Marathon

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 11:33am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Sprint relay team who took gold in Atlanta take on 10km race to raise money for young athletes A marathon task for Paralympians Four Paralympic relay gold medallists are preparing to take part in this year's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon to raise money for young athletes hoping to qualify for Rio 2016. "We're hoping more ...

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    Number of people trying for Hong Kong Sevens tickets plummets

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by Amy Nip

    ... with the sponsors, rugby club members and international visitors who will make up the bulk of the crowd for the March 28-30 tournament. But the majority of applicants sought the maximum two tickets for each ... still went to locals. Tickets allocated to sponsors, local rugby clubs and the ballot made up 92 per cent of the total, it said. Six per cent went to overseas ticketing agents and two per cent ...

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    Hong Kong Sevens offers only 3,000 tickets for local fans by public ballot

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 02:59pm by Amy Nip

    ... Rugby and demand far outstripping the capacity of our stadium, an increased allocation of tickets has again been provided to members of local rugby clubs and HKRFU stakeholders, with an accompanying reduction in the number of tickets for public sale." Interest in the sport is booming. The number of players at youth, senior and mini-rugby clubs grew 10 per cent in the past year, ...

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    Tuen Mun stands by local players after sacking sponsor

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:11am by SHIRLEY ZHAO, CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Shirley Zhao and Chan Kin-wa Tuen Mun stands by team after sacking sponsor Top-flight soccer club Tuen Mun says the team will not be disbanded and it will stand by its local players- ... Tao- would also leave the club because they were still signed to its former sponsor- Zhao Jing Ran Limited a locally registered company set up by the mainland sponsor. Team manager Lee Yun-wah ...

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    Gianni Paladini angry with Carson Yeung over sale of Birmingham City

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 06:01am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Gianni Paladini, ex-boss of another English soccer club, angry deal hasn't gone through 'Carson Yeung was to sell me Birmingham City' ... to buy Yeung's English soccer club, Birmingham City, but that the deal isn't completed. Gianni Paladini, the former chairman of Queen's Park Rangers, said he agreed with acting ...




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