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  1. Macau Open purse may hit US$1m

    Posted May 17th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... The city's top sports official, Jose Tavares, admitted yesterday that plans were afoot to join the company of the big boys in Asia by increasing prize money to US$1 million in the future. 'I ... Without the private sector we can only maintain the prize money at the present level,' Tavares said. Sport in Macau has benefited from the recent influx of casinos. The Venetian will bring ...

  2. Lack of residency robs Italian runner of trophy

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... for nothing. I've been told I may have won a prize of US$1,500 as the first HKAAA-registered athlete home, but I don't care about the prize money; it's the principle that counts. I will give the prize money to charity.' The leading local male and female in the full marathon receive HK$6,000 each. Passarello would have been entitled to this sum had he been a permanent ...

  3. HK Open's move to Coliseum will boost attendance

    Posted Jun 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... prize money in a single tournament as the Korea Open would offer a winning purse of US$1.2 million, while the Hong Kong Open's prize money would stay at US$250,000, Tong said. ...

  4. 2 minutes with... Iain Valentine

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dollar (US) purse? We are targeting to offer US$1 million as prize money next year. This year we have increased the purse by US$100,000 to US$800,000. There are very few major tournaments ... coming again and once again it is jointly sanctioned by the Asian and European Tours. Are there any changes from previous years? Yes. There is more money and the field will be the strongest seen ...

  5. 2 minutes with...RICHARD 'SHORTY' WESTON

    Posted Dec 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The thing was it took a great deal of time, especially at the end of a tournament when the prize money had to be calculated. It took four accountants about three hours to calculate how much players ...

  6. Showjumping spectacular in HK called off

    Posted Feb 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com It was supposed to be a glamorous event bringing the world's top 25 showjumpers to Hong Kong to compete for US$1 million in prize money. But Hong ... in the world, we have also got the best 50 horses coming to Hong Kong and the biggest prize money. We want to cement Hong Kong as the equestrian capital of Asia.' ...

  7. US cyclists reign supreme

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... Nearly 100 professional riders from all over the world joined the event which offered total prize money of HK$500,000. Competitors pedalled off from Sha Tin, before heading to Nanchang ...

  8. Taking on the urban jungle

    Posted Oct 10th 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... are keen to try. It's a different type of challenge. The event will comprise men's women's and mixed teams, with three members per team. Up for grabs is $22,500 prize money plus trophies, medals and other sponsored prizes. ...

  9. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Macau Open wins sponsorship from the Venetian

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... title sponsor will be for November's tournament, which is co-sanctioned by the Asian and European tours. While the prize money for the Macau Open will remain at US$750,000 and the Venetian ...

  10. Whyte closes on HK$1 billion tally

    Posted Sep 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... normally be at those times. But I wouldn't leave Hong Kong and the great prize money to ride in England. 'I'm in a comfort zone here, even though I do work very hard to stay ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com By the end of this month, Douglas Whyte will have posted another formidable Hong Kong milestone by topping HK$1 billion in stake money won by his mounts. ...




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