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  1. Sport - Other Sport - OBITUARY: Athletics

    Alice Coachman, first black woman to win Olympic gold, dies aged 90

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Reuters

    ... to Albany State University. "Alice literally set the bar with her accomplishments at the 1948 Games, but Olympic champion is only part of the incredible legacy she leaves behind," United ... barefoot on dirt roads First black woman to win Olympic gold dies Track and field star Alice Coachman, who overcame segregation to become the first black woman to win a gold medal in the Olympics ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1554944/alice-coachman-first-black-woman-win-olympic-gold-dies-aged-90
  2. Sport - Other Sport - SQUASH

    Unified body needed for Olympic status, says Sarah Fitz-Gerald

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:59pm by Kevin Kung

    ... Kevin Kung kevin.kung@scmp.com Former greats of the game agree the men's and women's federations must be merged into one 'Unified body is needed for Olympic status' Former greats of the game gathered in Hong Kong are urging a unified approach among international squash organisations to strengthen its bid to become an Olympic sport. The sport ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1550573/unified-body-needed-olympic-status-says-sarah-fitz-gerald
  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong issue 'SOS' to keep women's windsurfing in Asian Games

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:54pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ..., will represent Hong Kong at the Incheon Games. But the boardsailor will not take part in September's world championships, which decide 50 per cent of the quota for the 2016 Olympics. The worlds, ... windsurfing in Games The Hong Kong Windsurfing Association is sending an "SOS" to its Asia counterparts to save the women's RSX event at the Asian Games. Four windsurfing events ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1551346/hong-kong-issue-sos-keep-womens-windsurfing-asian-games
  4. Sport - China - BOXING

    Title fight feels just like Olympics, says Zou Shiming

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 10:38pm by Unus Alladin

    ... Rosa Title fight feels like Olympics, says Zou China's golden boy Zou Shiming says fighting for his first professional title in this month's Champions of Gold in Macau will be like "going back to the Olympics again". The two-time Olympic gold medallist will step it up as he faces experienced Colombian fighter Luis de la Rosa in a 10-round contest with the World Boxing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/china/article/1549151/title-fight-feels-just-olympics-says-zou-shiming
  5. Sport - Rugby

    Mark Wright and Keith Robertson boost Asian Games hopes

    Posted May 14th 2014, 09:26pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... secretary general of the Hong Kong Olympic Committee, has said they will fight for the inclusion of athletes who don't have passports but appeared at previous Games. "We have a number ... the process of applying for passports," Rees said. "Among this lot are Chris Maize, Raef Morrison and Josh Peters." For the first time, the Asian Games will follow Olympic eligibility ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1512187/wright-and-robertson-boost-hong-kongs-asian-games-hopes
  6. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Olympic champion Amy Van Dyken in good spirits despite severed spine

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:34pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters American, who won six golds at the 1996 Atlanta Games, posted social media photos of herself smiling in hospital Van Dyken in good spirits despite severed spine Olympic champion ... to have been taken down. The 41-year-old Van Dyken is one of the most decorated Olympic swimmers of all time, winning a total of six gold medals at the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta and the 2000 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1530320/olympic-champion-amy-van-dyken-good-spirits-despite-severed-spine
  7. Sport - Hong Kong

    Event gives Andy Leung taste of what lies ahead in Asian Games

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 09:38pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Olympic Games, remains in fourth place with 16 penalty points, a distant 10 behind leader Cho Won-woo of South Korea. Another Korean, Lee Byung-gun, is in second place with 14, while Leung's ... Leung Ho-tsun has received a rude reminder of the mammoth task awaiting him at the Asian Games as he struggles at the continental sailing championships in Incheon. The Incheon course is the same ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1546753/event-gives-andy-leung-taste-what-lies-ahead-asian-games
  8. Sport - Golf

    Rory McIlroy chooses Ireland over Britain for 2016 Olympics in Rio

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 12:01am

    ... to play this great game now doesn’t mean I should change [teams],” McIlroy said. “So I’m very happy with my decision. It means I can look forward to the Olympics in a couple of years’ time – you ... on Wednesday that he will play for Ireland and not Britain at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The 25-year-old, who is from Northern Ireland, was eligible to play for either Ireland or Team GB when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/golf/article/1535857/rory-mcilroy-chooses-ireland-over-britain-2016-olympics-rio
  9. Sport - Hong Kong - ASIAN GAMES

    We'll fight for our athletes' eligibility at Asian Games, vow HK Olympic chiefs

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 10:34pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... athletes' eligibility' Hong Kong athletes will need to have an SAR passport if they wish to take part at the Incheon Asian Games in September with the Olympic Council of Asia set to follow ... Games," said Pang, secretary-general of the Hong Kong Olympic Committee, yesterday. Yes, we will miss some players, but I believe we have the depth to replace them Dai Rees, HKRFU "We think ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1426690/well-fight-our-athletes-eligibility-asian-games-vow-hk-olympic
  10. Sport - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Immigration red tape thwarts HK skier's Olympic dream and points to eligibility headache ahead of Asian Games

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:54pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Immigration red tape thwarts HK skier's Olympic dream and points to eligibility headache ahead of the Asian Games Passport debacle must be solved ... dispensation from the International Olympic Committee. And the rest, as they say, is history. Wilson, the city's top 100 metres freestyler, not only went to the Athens Games, she also took part ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/article/1424192/immigration-red-tape-thwarts-hk-skiers-olympic-dream-and-points-eligibility

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