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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Retaining Hong Kong title at New World International Triathlon will be difficult, says Tony Dodds

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 10:09pm by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin unus.alladin@scmp.com Winning back-to-back HK titles difficult: Dodds New Zealand's Tony Dodds will be out to defend his overall title at this weekend's New World ... injury. "Earlier this year. I crashed during a World Cup race and broke my elbow. We push ourselves to the absolute limit," he said. Ukraine's Yuliya Yelistratova will also ...

  2. Sport - Tennis

    Hong Kong tennis coach sets new world record

    Posted Nov 16th 2014, 07:22pm by Kevin Kung

    ... Kevin Kung kevin.kung@scmp.com Jérôme Lacorte faced 33 opponents in 32 hour-long consecutive challenge Hong Kong resident Jérôme Lacorte successfully set a new Guinness world record ... number 9 Paradorn Srichaphan right after setting the new world record. The Thai star made a special appearance to support Lacorte’s effort to raise awareness for the Sports for Hope Foundation. ...

  3. Sport - Golf - Crowne Plaza Invitational

    Dustin Johnson takes first-round lead at Colonial as new world No.1 Adam Scott struggles

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 10:13am by Associated Press

    ... and nabbed five birdies to take a one-stroke lead over New Zealand’s Tim Wilkinson and Americans Hunter Mahan, Harris English and Robert Streb. Mahan was on fire on the front nine at Colonial Country ... group of players tied for 64th that also included Australian Adam Scott. Scott is playing for the first time since taking over the world number one ranking from Tiger Woods on Monday. The 2013 ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - SQUASH

    Laura Massaro crowned new world champion in epic final

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 10:19pm by >Agence France-Presse

    ... Laura Massaro was crowned the new world women’s squash champion on Sunday after edging Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini in a suspenseful final. Massaro downed Sherbini 11-7, 6-11, 11-9, 5-11, 11-9 ... going to be special to say that I’m both the British Open champion and world champion.” The new world champion also paid tribute to her young opponent, who had pushed her all the way ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Max Lee breaks new ground for Hong Kong at world champs

    Posted Nov 18th 2014, 11:19am

    ... became the first Hong Kong player to reach the third round at the World Championships, squash’s biggest tournament, when he defeated Egypt’s Karim Abdel Gawad in a five-game thriller in Doha. ... It was the second successive five-game encounter in as many days for world No. 21 Lee, who will now face Egyptian legend and four-time world champion Amr Shabana on Tuesday for a place ...

  6. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Adam Scott and Jason Day may face off in new World Cup of Golf format

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 12:10am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Melbourne Format switch means fellow Australians could be battling for US$1.2 million first prize Scott may make date with Day in World Cup face-off This week's reformatted World Cup of Golf could witness the bizarre scenario of Adam Scott fighting Australian teammate Jason Day for victory in the US$8 million Royal Melbourne event. In contrast ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport

    New world cycling chief offers olive branch to Armstrong

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 11:52am by Agence France-Presse in Florence

    ... Agence France-Presse in Florence Brian Cookson is hoping disgraced cyclist can help heal the sport’s wounds New world cycling chief Brian Cookson is hoping disgraced Lance Armstrong can ... within the world body, Armstrong could be one of Cookson’s first ports of call. Armstrong’s confession that he had doped throughout his career, in the wake of being handed a lifetime ban from ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY LEAGUE

    Sonny Bill Williams may be available, after all, for New Zealand World Cup defence

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 10:39am by Agence France-Presse in Wellington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Wellington Sonny Bill Williams was reportedly poised to make a dramatic backflip and declare himself available for New Zealand in the Rugby League World Cup, after ... would potentially put him in the frame for the All Blacks’ 2015 World Cup defence and a spot in the New Zealand sevens team at the 2016 Olympics. Four of Williams’ team-mates from the weekend’s ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    World Cup can help lift Hong Kong's profile, says organiser of new event

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 11:18pm by Kevin Kung

    ...'s elite 'can help lift HK profile' Victoria Park's brand-new complex hosts a leg of the Fina World Cup tour this week with organisers hopeful the event, to be staged here annually ... Clos. They can learn from these role models," said Chiu. HKASA president Ronnie Wong Man-chiu said revenue from the New World Harbour Race in past years had enabled them to afford to host ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - HOME AND AWAY PETER SIMPSON

    Home and Away: Southampton bracing for threat of big Blue tempest in Sergio Aguero

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 09:09pm by SIMPSON29

    ... for a set-to with the French military. The Pilgrim Fathers left from here for the New World in their leaky boats, the Speedwell and Mayflower- a frantic voyage that eventually led to the founding ... You might not agree with manager Manuel Pellegrini's and Frank Lampard's claim that City's number 16 is the best striker in the world. But if players were judged by the football ...




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