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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: For the Hong Kong Sixes, the end seems nigh

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 12:57am by Alvin Sallay

    ... money, the Hong Kong Cricket Association decided last week to pull the plug on an event, which had brought much kudos and publicity to the city. For more than two decades, the Hong Kong Sixes has held its own on the public psyche, both at home as well as abroad. The Sixes does not have a facility capable of drawing more than a couple of thousand fans. The market economics work against ...

  2. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Sep 07th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... HK$50 billion on health care reform. These are huge amounts of money. It would be far easier to focus on wellness than illness. Sports and a healthy lifestyle are proven ways to improving ... Alvin Sallay China's Olympic heroes and heroines have come and gone. The Kodak moments are over for Hong Kong's bevy of officials, including chief executive Donald Tsang ...

  3. China pride too much for Fiji imports

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of importing players from Fiji in the hope they would lift their adopted country into a first World Cup Sevens appearance. Those hopes were dashed by China, who beat them 19-12 in a crucial pool ... public back home will lose interest and that will be bad for the game. 'By bringing in foreign players, we hope to qualify for next year's World Cup and this will raise the profile ...

  4. Generation game eyes converts of all ages

    Posted Oct 12th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... be spread to the wider Hong Kong public. 'We hope our participation in this tournament for the veterans will highlight the fact tennis is a lifetime sport. Andrew and I want to get the word out ...

  5. Harbour to host yachting classic

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... happy the government has decided to help us,' Betty Chan, RHKYC's public relations manager, said. 'I cannot say how much we will be getting, only that we are pleased ...

  6. Alvin Sallay

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the boat. Dan Parr, whose company BrandRapport runs the public relations for UBS, title sponsors of the Hong Kong Golf Open, asked Fok what he could do to get more global sporting events ...

  7. Improved route is step one in long road to top-tier marathon

    Posted Feb 15th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... there are enough roads. Even if we were to run around the island, it wouldn't be enough,' he said. He also doubted if the Hong Kong public would come out at 8am to cheer the runners which ...

  8. Last crack at scoring Sevens tickets

    Posted Feb 10th 2006, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The last 500 tickets for this year's Cathay Pacific/Credit Suisse Hong Kong Sevens will go on sale to the public next week- courtesy of a ballot draw. The Hong Kong Rugby ... will be determined by a ballot. Details of the draw will be run in advertisements carried in the South China Morning Post starting on Monday. The official ballot for the draw will be printed ...

  9. Small budget but big goals for underdogs Tai Po

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... South China (HK$15 million), or even newcomers Fourway (HK$8 million). But this does not worry Tai Po, who will field the same squad- they only have one new player from the mainland. 'If we ... in the eyes of the HKFA. 'Although Pegasus will play a couple of matches at the Yuen Long Stadium- the first one against South China on October 5- they are not a district-based team,' said ...

  10. Choi chips in as Sichuan quake victims benefit

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... was accompanied by Ryder Cup star Paul Casey and China's Zhang Lianwei and Li Chao, as they teamed up with HSBC and Unicef to unveil the world's largest golf cart- 6.68 metres- which ... earthquake have a special place in my heart because where I live, Houston, specifically Galveston, was also damaged by Hurricane Ike,' Choi said at the Kau Sai Chau public golf course. 'A ...




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