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  1. Sport - Other Sport

    Boxer Floyd Mayweather tops 'Forbes' money list with US$105 million

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... pay off. "It's all about hard work and dedication which is so important and a key part of my financial success." The magazine measures endorsement income, prize money and salary ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Hong Kong Golf Club to underwrite Open prize-money

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter HKGC to underwrite Open prize-money The Hong Kong Golf Club has agreed to underwrite part of the US$1.3 million prize-money for this year's Open to save the prestigious ... with the co-sanctioning European and Asian Tours and the Hong Kong Golf Association, with the Open now moving to December 5-8. Prize money has been slashed US$700,000 from last year's US$2 million, ...

  3. Sport - Tennis

    £25 million prize pot for Wimbledon

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 11:32pm by AP, Reuters

    ... Agencies in London Total prize money for this year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament will reach £25 million (HK$326 million), an increase of 11 per cent that will mostly favour the early-round ... and Marion Bartoli. But the main increases are for the early losers, with players who fail to get past the third round receiving prize money worth 12.5 per cent more than last year. First-round ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Boosting prize money 'key to raising marathon's profile'

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... money is key to raising race's profile' A significant boost in prize money is the key to raising the profile of tomorrow's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon and placing it among the world's elite, says a top official. As nearly 40 invited runners from 22 countries arrived to chase total prize money of US$258,400 in the showpiece event, Hong Kong Amateur ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Sponsor UBS cuts Hong Kong Open prize money by US$750,000

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Organisers of the UBS Hong Kong Open have blamed the "economic climate" for reducing prize money by US$750,000, despite the Swiss bank returning to rescue the city's oldest professional sporting event. For the first time since the tournament was jointly sanctioned by the Asian Tour and the European Tour in 2001, prize money has shrunk - to US$2 million from US$2.75 ...

  6. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Hong Kong Open cuts prize money

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 02:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Prize money for the prestigious Hong Kong Open has been cut US$750,000 to US$2 million, organisers said on Thursday, blaming the state of the world economy. It comes despite the tournament, one of the biggest in Asia, retaining sponsor UBS, the Swiss bank. This year’s Hong Kong Open is November 15-18. “It’s one of these things that have ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - BOXING

    Rex Tso to pick up richest purse for Hong Kong fighter

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... is guaranteed US$10,000, the most ever earned by a local fighter, whether he retains the title or not. "The money is not the reason that drives me to train so hard. I want to be a good professional ...

  8. Sport - China - GOLF

    Money no object to boost local players for Volvo China Open

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:06pm by Noel Prentice

    ... Noel Prentice in Shenzhen noel.prentice@scmp.com Genzon Golf Club spares no effort to give Chinese players a head start Money no object for Chinese golfers The Genzon Golf Club has spared no effort- or money- to give Chinese golfers a head start at the 20th Volvo China Open. Thirty-three Chinese golfers will tee off in the 156-strong field on Thursday and all have been given a free ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    Lucky Nine defies niggles to win an emotional second Chairman's Sprint Prize

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 10:13pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Lucky Nine defies niggles to win his second Prize With a coat that had him looking like a woolly mammoth, an injured leg too sensitive to touch and a misshapen hoof, there was a time not too long ago that Lucky Nine didn't even look like running in Sunday's Group One Chairman's Sprint Prize (1,200m)- let alone winning first-up ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Hong Kong back on top of rich-list stakes as brand is reinforced

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:40pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Jockey Club boosts prize money for international day and its spring features to remain a global force and combat growing competition The Longines Hong Kong ... in recognition of a vintage season and growing competition. "The international landscape has become much more competitive- there have been prize money increases announced in Dubai, Australia, the UK ...




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