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  1. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Swire Travel sorry for selling 'fake' World Cup tickets

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com Firm sorry for selling 'fake' World Cup tickets A Hong Kong travel agency has apologised for a batch of "fake" World Cup tickets ... of "problematic barcodes" on their tickets. They were among a group of 17 financial planners who were awarded the trip to watch the World Cup in Brazil by their employer Convoy Financial Services ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Hong Kong financial planners barred from World Cup semi-final over ‘fake’ tickets

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 11:13pm by Amy Nip

    ... which it refused to identify, to explain HK staff barred over 'fake' World Cup tickets Four financial planners on an incentive trip to the soccer World Cup in Brazil were refused entry ... They eventually headed to a bar and watched the rest of the game on television, Wong said. "Watching the World Cup game in the stadium was the main purpose of our trip. Without it, it is like seeing ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    World Cup crackdown uncovers almost HK$40m in illegal soccer bets

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 06:56pm by Clifford Lo and Danny Lee

    ... tackle snares illegal bookies as World Cup starts Police made a late tackle on 12 suspected illegal bookmakers and seized records of soccer bets totalling over HK$37.7 million as the World Cup ... showed no more than three bars screening the match live. Hong Kong police have set up a task force with Macau and Guangdong authorities and Interpol to fight illegal betting during the World Cup ...

  4. News - China - SPORT

    Plan to use pandas to forecast World Cup winners cancelled

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:08am by KEIRA HUANG; AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse and Keira Lu Huang The authorities scrap idea for animals to 'predict' winners at the World Cup in Brazil Panda soccer forecasts get red card A team of baby pandas in Sichuan province lined up to predict World Cup scores have been given the red card by the authorities hours before kick-off. State media had earlier reported the animals at a giant ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Restaurants fear World Cup slump as Hong Kong fans become night owls

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Businesses fear matches in the early hours will cause sleep-deprived fans to shun nights out World Cup: restaurants may lose on time penalty The soccer World Cup may be starting with a bang for restaurants and bars in Brazil but the Hong Kong trade expects no such bonanza. In fact, some operators say the once-in-four-years tournament may cause ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Initiative brings World Cup to city's poorest fans

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:03am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Malls and charities work together to help ensure 2,500 people don't miss out on tournament Initiative brings World Cup to city's poorest fans The World Cup frenzy won't bypass all cash-strapped Hong Kong football fans stuck in subdivided flats without the luxury of sports channel subscriptions, thanks to an initiative by about 20 ...

  7. News - World - SPORT

    Qatar World Cup vote must be re-run if corruption claims are proved, says Fifa member

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 11:54pm by Reuters, The Guardian

    ... Agencies in London Qatar vote must be re-run if claims are proved, says British Fifa member World Cup bosses under pressure in graft row The vote for the hosting of the 2022 World Cup must ... Goldsmith, Britain's former attorney general, said if soccer's world governing body was to weather scandals surrounding World Cup bids, it had "to produce a convincing and transparent ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Call to change rules on SAR passport to soccer

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:54am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... relinquished their original nationality since 2012, according to a HKFA spokesperson. The appeal for a change in the rules comes amid fervour over the 2014 Fifa World Cup- a tournament for which Hong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Hong Kong provides huge market for illegal betting websites, investigator says

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:23am by Niall Fraser

    ... World Cup- said that 80 per cent of sports bets placed globally were "transacted illegally". In an extensive report it described the character of bets in Asia ... addiction. Now working full-time, he said hoped the loved ones he betrayed would see that he was a changed person and he would get to see his children again. As the World Cup nears, he advised ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Gianni Paladini angry with Carson Yeung over sale of Birmingham City

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 06:01am by John Carney

    ... to buy Yeung's English soccer club, Birmingham City, but that the deal isn't completed. Gianni Paladini, the former chairman of Queen's Park Rangers, said he agreed with acting ... was rejected by Pannu and the Birmingham board. Two months later, Pannu received a second, improved offer from the Italians to buy the club which, like Queen's Park Rangers, plays ...




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