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  1. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    World Cup memories inspire new Aussie skipper

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 12:21pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Ben Mowen says he set his heart on playing the English when he was a young buck growing up Australia captain Ben Mowen hopes he’ll only be crying tears of joy at Twickenham on Saturday when the Wallabies face England a decade on from the teams’ epic World Cup final clash. England’s extra-time 20-17 victory over the Wallabies in Sydney in 2003 ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Hong Kong Sevens regains status as only qualification tournament for world series

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... qualifying process with the local tournament being a pre-qualifying event, with the last leg of the World Series in London being the final qualifiers. But in a turnaround, the IRB has decided ... the chance to win back their spots by playing in the qualifying leg the next week in London alongside five other qualifiers unearthed at the Hong Kong Sevens. The trio won back their berths, sparking ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Winning not everything as Kiwis aim to raise game at Rugby World Cup Sevens

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... both the Scotland Sevens and the London Sevens - "although it was nice for the boys to bring back a World Series medal" - as he went through recovery in a bid to make Moscow. Forbes, ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Injured Cado Lee out of Hong Kong's Sevens World Cup squad

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Argentina and Portugal in the preliminary group stage. All three are core teams on the HSBC Sevens World Series - Hong Kong failed to join this company at the London Sevens last month ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Hong Kong sevens side get World Games slot

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Sevens World Series. With spirits high, Varty and company are preparing for next month's London Sevens, the qualifying tournament to decide the three core teams next season. They will also ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Sealed with a hiss as hosts get dream draw for Hong Kong Sevens

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... in the final qualifiers - the last and ninth leg in London in May - to unearth the three core teams for next season. Hong Kong have gained automatic entry into the eight-team London qualifiers, which will be completed by the three bottom-placed teams in the series after the eighth leg in Scotland. "However we look at the Hong Kong Sevens, it still has to be part of our preparations for London ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Former sevens skipper Simon Leung out to regain his place

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... a comeback after missing most of last season because of personal issues and is looking at sealing his place with Hong Kong facing two key tournaments - the London Sevens in May, which is a qualifying ... also wants to be in the mix for Hong Kong and London as the team bid to win a berth among the big boys in the HSBC Sevens World Series. He last played sevens for the national squad in Borneo ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Canada won't take Hong Kong lightly at Sevens, says coach

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... know Hong Kong's preparation is towards London and to go through to become a core team next season. But they have 40,000 people supporting them and they have the home stadium and we ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Jewel in crown helps propel massive growth

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... can more than hold our own. We are now at the crossroads and it will be interesting to see what transpires in London in a couple of months' time," Stevenson said. Hong Kong have won automatic qualification - by virtue of being Asian champions - to the last leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series in London in May, when the qualifying tournament to unearth the three new core teams ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Ear infection robs New Zealand of talismanic coach in build-up to Sevens

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... in Glasgow and London." The All Blacks Sevens head the standings on 96 points with South Africa in second place on 73. Samoa (71), Fiji (66) and France (59) make up the top five. New Zealand, ...




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