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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    French clean sweep at Hong Kong Masters

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 12:57am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Kong Olympic representative can take heart that in the opener he did better than such illustrious names as European champion Roger-Yves Bost, current world No 3 Ludger Beerbaum and top woman ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Odds against Patrice Delaveau repeating heroics in Hong Kong Masters

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 10:26pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Kong's Kenneth Cheng Man-kit, will take part. Organisers said the field included four Olympic champions, six world champions and five European champions, but top British pair Scott Brash and Ben ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    New equestrian sponsor deal sees team expanded with new rider

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

    ... Hou-ling. We want to continue to support the development of local equestrian sport and build on the success of Hong Kong staging the Beijing 2008 Olympics equestrian events Leading Hong Kong ... staging the Beijing 2008 Olympics equestrian events," said Hong Kong Jockey Club executive director of racing Bill Nader. "Apart from the financial support for the riders ... we ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Despair at Mega Events Fund snub

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 10:59pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... a world-class field of showjumpers, which will include four Olympic gold medallists, six world champions and five European champions. Delaveau dominated last year's event, winning four of the six ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Hong Kong Masters showjumping set for Mega Events Fund boost

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 10:34pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... of the world's top 10 riders. Among those expected in February will be Britain's London Olympic gold medallist Ben Maher, world number one Christian Ahlmann of Germany and top-ranked woman rider ... category- riders and horses will jump hurdles of the Olympic height of 1.60 metres- with world-ranking points up for grabs. Two Hong Kong riders will also be invited to participate and that decision ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Show jumper Ben Maher aims to dazzle in Hong Kong Masters

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Olympic gold medallist happy to be back and hungry for success with his mount Tripple X Maher aiming to dazzle, just like city's bright lights ... on Tuesday after a 24-hour flight from Miami. "It brought back memories of the last time I was here, in 2008, for the Olympics. I will never forget my first impressions - due to the time ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Jockey Club reins in support for Hong Kong showjumpers

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Athletes are given only a six-month extension to the post-Olympic sponsorship programme as the Jockey Club decides to review performances Hkjc reins ... sponsorship programme, which began soon after the 2008 Beijing Olympics equestrian competition was held in Hong Kong, ended late last year. Hopes that the programme would be renewed for another four ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    World's top showjumpers eye big prize in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Olympic gold medallist Ben Maher is among eight of the top 10 vying for glory and US$1m in cash per leg of the grand-prix series World's top riders eye big prizes London Olympic gold medallist Ben Maher will be among the top riders and their horses vying for the "biggest purse" in world show jumping at the Longines Hong Kong ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Local duo keen to take on world in first Asia masters

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

    ... 28-March 2 yesterday unveiled a star-studded international cast that includes world number one Christian Ahlmann, from Germany, London Olympic gold medalist Ben Maher, from Britain, ... in Hong Kong after the 2008 Olympics," said Cheng, who has been competing in indoor events in Europe since September. "Taking part in front of friends and family is always a huge boost ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - EQUESTRIANISM

    Katharina Offel blitzes field to win Speed Challenge in 64.61 seconds

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... but that result gave me motivation and the belief I could win." Originally from Germany but representing Urkraine since 2005, for whom she has flown the flag at the last two Olympics, Offel, ranked ... of the Masters Grand Slam Indoor Series which will be followed by New York and Paris later this year. Missing are London Olympics gold medallist in the individual category, Switzerland's Steve ...




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