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  1. Tse closer to London Games dream

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Disabled rider Natasha Tse Pui-ting further improved her chances of reaching next summer's London Paralympic Games with an impressive performance ... achieving the Paralympics minimum entrance standard (MES) in the event were Timothy Tsang Tin-chi and Sophie Milner, who scored 62.54 per cent and 60.83 per cent respectively. The MES is set at 60 ...

  2. Cash awards for athletes

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... at international competitions and qualify for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The athletes covered 18 sports, with fencing, table tennis and cycling receiving the highest cash incentives of HK$144,000, HK$99,200 and HK$97,900, respectively. Recipients included 2006 Doha Asian Games medallists and those who had done well at other international competitions, such as badminton players Chan Yan-kit, ...

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    Partnering with right producer key to young directors getting exposure at festivals

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Young directors get premium tickets to festivals More young film directors are earning overseas exposure at international film festivals this year, but not everyone is privileged enough to enter this game. Singer-actor Juno Mak Chun-lun, 29, will screen the world premiere of his directorial debut, the stylised horror film Rigor Mortis , at the Venice ...

  4. Leung plays waiting game on nominations

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Leung Chun-ying continued his fight to secure the 150 nominations required to qualify as a chief executive candidate yesterday as he stepped up the pressure on rival Henry Tang Ying-yen for a head-to-head debate. He said t ...

  5. Nanor takes out Brain Game

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Our congratulations go to Nanor Wong Si-yee, 17, from St Margaret's Co-educational English Secondary School, who is the winner of the latest round of the Young Post's Brain Game. Nanor wins a Philip B body and hair kit worth HK$1,100. ...

  6. Fu eyes Olympic glory to follow her famous cousin

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com For young shuttler Fu Mingtian, the Olympic Games remain her biggest target- just like her famous cousin, Fu Mingxia, who won four Olympic diving gold ... she left Wuhan for Singapore seven years ago as a teenage trainee. Last year, she took a giant step in her professional career, clinching the SEA Games women's singles title- the first ...

  7. HK windsurfers dominate home event

    Posted Sep 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Chan King-yin kept his perfect record on the second day of the Hong Kong Windsurfing Open at Cheung Chau. The Asian Games representative collected two more wins yesterday in the men's international raceboard class and heads the standings. In the women's event, Chan Hei-man achieved the same result with two more wins yesterday. Ho Chi-ho leads in the men's RSX ...

  8. Shuttlecock team's valiant effort in Games debut

    Posted Jul 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kung Hong Kong's shuttlecock team of five boys and five girls participated in several events (singles, doubles, mixed doubles and team) at the 11th All China Secondary Schools Students' Games in Baotou, Inner Mongolia. This was the first time a local shuttlecock team had competed in the Games. The sport, which sees players kicking a shuttlecock over a net with their feet- ...

  9. Unionists may back bid to host Asian Games

    Posted Dec 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung Opposition to hosting the 2023 Asian Games appears to be easing as a pro-government group in Legco says it is considering supporting the bid. The move came ... of the Games and whether it could assure citizens that the facilities would not be 'white elephants'. Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong legislator Ip Kwok-him ...

  10. Aussies give Games squad real test

    Posted Sep 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa The Hong Kong Asian Games squad were given a tough workout yesterday as they drew 2-2 with the visiting Australia under-19 side at Sai Cho Wan Sports Ground. 'It was a demanding game. The heat plus the constant pressure from the Australians gave the boys a hard time,' Hong Kong coach Tsang Wai-chung said. 'We do not have these kinds of training ...




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