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  1. Law makes all the right moves

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... athletes looked really cool. That was the reason why I started doing the sport seven years ago,' said 18-year-old Law Wing-kin. Wing-kin won a gold medal in the Bank of China (Hong Kong) 55th ... place at Kwun Chung Sports Centre in Jordan. This year's competition attracted nearly 600 judokas aged 20 or under. Law, representing Tsuen Wan JPC, won all four of his bouts in the under ...

  2. Law must overcome rough waters for second shot at Games

    Posted Apr 25th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Leading sculler Law Hiu-fung will have his work cut out to win a ticket to his second Olympic Games when he begins his campaign at the Asian Qualification Regatta in Shanghai today. Law is one of four Hong Kong crews who will be attempting to win a berth at the continental qualifiers for the Beijing Olympics. Head coach Chris Perry says the 24-year-old, who will take ...

  3. Remarkable Law books ticket to Beijing

    Posted Apr 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Law Hiu-fung became the first rower from Hong Kong to qualify for the Beijing Olympics this summer following his remarkable performance at the Asian qualifying regatta ... in the singles at the Games, Law's effort against the heavier competitors earned lavish praise from head coach Chris Perry, who was especially pleased with Law's victory in his heat against ...

  4. Moeller thwarts Law again

    Posted Sep 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Law Hiu-fung showed off an explosive new starting technique, but it didn't win him the C final in the men's lightweight single sculls at the World rowing Championships in Gifu, Japan, yesterday. Law had to settle for second, defeated once again by Danish sculler Jacob Moeller who proved stronger over the final 250 metres of the 2,000-metre race. Moeller, ...

  5. Young rival upstages Law in sculls

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hong Kong's leading sculler Law Hiu-fung lauded Chow Kwong-wing after his younger rival beat him at the Spanish Sprint Championships in Seville, and added that he had to improve upon his sprinting if he was to progress. 'Chow Kwong-wing did well to win his heat and he raced extremely well in the final by hanging on the end of the leading pack,' said Law ...

  6. Tibetans hope Swiss law can reverse ban

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... The 30-strong squad claimed they would use the law to exploit loopholes in the Olympic Charter so as to have the controversial ban- made earlier this week by the International Olympic Committee (IOC)- overturned. 'We will employ lawyers to use Swiss law, which the [Swiss-based] IOC must adhere to, and will show that amendments to the Olympic charter were illegal,' Wangpo Tethong, ...

  7. Law rows into history books

    Posted Aug 18th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay 'To be able to beat more experienced and heavier crews is just superb' Law Hiu-fung is a lightweight no more. He can discard any such notions after rowing into Hong Kong sports history by becoming the first local sculler to reach the semi-finals, a feat made more remarkable by the fact that he is a lightweight contesting in the heavier open category. Law ...

  8. Law poised to grab place in semis

    Posted Aug 15th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hong Kong rower snatches third place to gain spot in an easier repechage and a chance of winning a medal Law Hiu-fung is 2,000 metres away from becoming the first Hong Kong ... a second in his heat. This result later played a big part in the Hong Kong ace getting a favourable repechage. Law recorded a time of seven minutes and 28.16 seconds over the 2,000-metre course. ...

  9. Law to launch local campaign

    Posted Aug 14th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Sculler misses opening bash to prepare for heats as local athletes gear up for first day Rower Law Hiu-fung will be the first Hong Kong athlete to see action at the Athens Games. The 20-year-old sculler, who missed last night's opening ceremony, will be first out of the blocks from among the 32-strong squad. 'Law didn't go for the opening ceremony ...

  10. Law rows into the history books

    Posted Aug 18th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay 'To be able to beat more experienced and heavier crews is just superb' Law Hiu-fung is a lightweight no more. He can discard any such notions after rowing into Hong ... in the heavier open category. Law, 20, finished second in the men's single sculls repechage in a personal best time of seven minutes 10.72 seconds, almost one second better than his old mark. He ...




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