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    Inside Incheon: North Koreans had their reasons not to smile

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 11:23pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... N Koreans had their reasons not to smile There was hardly a grin among North Korea's athletes as they were boisterously welcomed into the national stadium by the South Korean public ... for it with many innocent lives lost. You cannot discover Shangri-La just by breaking away. This is a lesson every wannabe new country must take to heart. Yet, at the same time you can find economic ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - PROFILE

    How Li Na went from a badminton-playing kid in Wuhan to one of China's global icons

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:22pm

    ... of China’s social and economic transformation. But that was only half the story for Li, who never saw the rose tattoo on her chest as a symbol of rebellion. In interviews she described herself ... frustrations. In public, however, she seemed anything but buttoned up, as she joked about shopping sprees and how Jiang’s snoring would keep her awake before important matches. In the age of social ...

  3. Sport - China - TENNIS

    'No regrets': Li Na signs off on tennis career before tearful Chinese journalists

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 04:49pm by AFP

    ... The two-time Grand Slam winner made her first public remarks since she announced her shock retirement via social media on Friday. When I was making this decision, I asked myself, ‘If I retire, ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Ferrari chief quits over dismal Formula One performance

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:20pm by AP

    ... term. While Ferrari is healthy economically, the F1 team have struggled in recent years and were a long way off the leaders at last weekend's home Italian Grand Prix, where there was a public spat over the performance of the team. At the time, Montezemolo insisted he would stay on, but Marchionne said he was "terribly upset" by the F1 team's performance, which he ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD TIM NOONAN

    Right Field: Angry analyst has NFL in his sights

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 09:15pm by Tim Noonan

    ... he was easily the most polarising figure in US sports. Cosell routinely railed against the NFL's endless greed and the way they would blackmail communities into spending public resources ... The public outcry overwhelmed the NFL, forcing them to change their lax stance on penalties for domestic abuse. And when another video surfaced showing the act of Rice punching her, he was suspended ...

  6. Sport - Golf

    Former captain Tony Jacklin says Ryder Cup result 'difficult to predict'

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 10:33pm by Reuters

    ... or for an American- you just don't know. That's what makes the Ryder Cup great because the teams are invariably well matched and it is unpredictable. "That's why the public get drawn ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: Cheap television deal a false economy

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 09:41pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... the official broadcaster. I have no personal preference between TVB and ATV. But sometimes it is better to spend a few dollars more to gain more publicity, especially if you are trying to sell a new ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - AMERICAN FOOTBALL

    NFL under fire from all directions over mishandling of domestic abuse cases

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 09:29pm by AFP

    ... for the Panthers after launching an appeal of his conviction. The Vikings had planned to welcome Peterson back to action after he missed one game. But amid a growing public uproar, both teams made deals ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - AMERICAN FOOTBALL

    Tone deaf NFL commissioner keeps on fumbling the ball

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 10:14pm by >Associated Press

    ... suspension. Less than two weeks ago, after public outrage and TMZ Sports airing another video from inside the elevator showing the actual punch, Goodell suspended Rice indefinitely. "I believe ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - HOME AND AWAY PETER SIMPSON

    Home and Away: Chip prohibition sparks rebellion that led to Moyes' fall

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 10:24pm by Peter Simpson

    ... the appreciation of what it meant to be part of United. And he was often naive, says the former England international, recalling a "bizarre" practice session held on a Munich public training ...




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