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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - Hong Kong v Argentina

    Greed wins out again as HKFA are left to foot the bill for their own party

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 12:34am by James Porteous

    ... in the crowd and boos for the People's Republic of China anthem reminded us Tuesday night. Also, making party guests pay dearly to attend will lead to no-shows. "I can't understand why ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - Hong Kong v Argentina

    Argentina thrash Hong Kong 7-0 in front of half full stadium

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 06:36pm by James Porteous

    ... for that of the People's Republic of China, and some yellow umbrellas in the crowd And we're off! #HongKong football fans pull out umbrellas for Chinese national anthem. #OccupyCentral #HKGARG ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - World cup 2014

    Will Hong Kong ever reach a World Cup, or are we losing sight of the goal?

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:57am by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... in one of the worst incidents of public disorder the mainland had seen since 1949. It took a People's Liberation Army battalion to restore order. Not that the Hong Kong team cared. When ... in a must-win World Cup qualifying match against China. "We had practised the free-kick routine in training," recalls Cheung. "Wu Kwok-hung passed the ball to the right, and I smashed ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - WINTER OLYMPICS

    Monday's highlights at the Winter Olympics

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 11:27am by Associated Press

    ... PROTEST & POLITICS An Italian gay-rights activist says she was detained for several hours by police. The police say no such thing happened. Vladimir Luxuria, a former Italian parliament ... she won the 12.5-kilometer mass start race, missing only one target. Gabriela Soukalova of Czech Republic was second and Tiril Eckhoff of Norway finished third. THE (NOR)WAY HOME Norwegian ...

  5. Sport - China - SOCCER

    Mend it like Beckham: but what will soccer superstar actually do for Chinese football?

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... on grass-roots development. Estimates of Beckham's fee have ranged from £1.7 million (HK$19.9 million, according to a CSL spokesman quoted in People's Daily) to £50 million (according ... to overhaul China's wretched soccer scene- but what exactly is he going to do and what is it hoped he will achieve? The former Manchester United and England stalwart, who recently signed ...

  6. Sport - China - CHINA

    How Caroliners sowed the seeds for Chinese sport

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the People's Republic was established in 1949- such as swimmer Yeung Sau-king, who took part in the Berlin Games. Soccer remains the strongest traditional sport at the club, especially in domestic ... Republic of China to represent the country at the first Far East Games in the Philippines. They lost 2-1 to the hosts. After the Hong Kong Football Association was founded in 1914, South China ...

  7. Sport - China - CHINA

    National Games showcase sorry state of Chinese sport

    Posted Oct 25th 2005, 12:00am

    ... to the People's Liberation Army team, barely touched her on the shoulder? When a rematch was held, Sun again lost in incredulous circumstances, apparently to honour a deal between the PLA ... The just-ended 10th National Games provided an opportunity for China to showcase its sporting credentials ahead of hosting the 2008 Olympics. Instead, the event has highlighted ...



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