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  1. Sham Shui Po finally break their duck

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Sham Shui Po coach Lee Chi-kin hopes his young side have turned the corner following their 1-0 defeat of Hong Kong Sapling in the Halewinner League Cup at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday. Watched by new Hong Kong coach Ernie Mer ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Deans under pressure after latest Aussie misfire

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the Rugby Championship, a dead rubber before both sides embark on northern hemisphere tours. The magnitude of the defeat was not lost on the Australian media with respected Sydney Morning Herald ... to be overwhelming," Growden wrote yesterday. "Making it that much more infuriating was that the Wallabies never looked as if they were ever going to break their duck. "There were still enough ...

  3. Stadium 'was a duck, not a swan'

    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... Sara Bradford Hong Kong Stadium's former manager could not be blamed for failing to turn 'what was effectively a duck into a swan,' the Court of First Instance was told yesterday. Adrian Huggins SC told Mr Justice William Stone that Wembley International (HK) had inherited a pitch with inherent defects. 'It did all that it reasonably could to maintain what ...

  4. HKIS ducked our challenge, say rivals

    Posted Nov 27th 2003, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Defending champions West Island School are furious that undefeated rivals, Hong Kong International School (HKIS), appear to have ducked a match against them in this year's inter-school rugby competition. The two teams were set to clash at the end of October in what was widely regarded as the match which would confirm the best side for 2003. But West Island ...

  5. McEvoy poised to break duck with exciting Figures

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison Australian jockey Kerrin McEvoy has an excellent chance to land his first Hong Kong winner at Sha Tin this afternoon, but he may have to wait until the final event, where the David Oughton-trained Figures bids to take out the $1.6 million ...

  6. Hayes breaks his duck with Great Win

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Former dual championship-winning trainer David Hayes had the spring back in his step yesterday as a humble minor-race double at Sha Tin ended his nightmare run of outs. Unaccustomed to such long dry spells, Hayes had endured a losing run of 88 ...

  7. Youngster on his best behaviour after morning shenanigans

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with the gelding veering off the track after the post. 'He is still a bit babyish, in the morning he ducks out towards gates, but I think he'll grow out of it,' he said. ...

  8. Glue change a sticky issue

    Posted May 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa The International Table Tennis Federation's plan to adopt new glue at tomorrow's board meeting in Zagreb is not popular. Players re-glue the rubber on their bats for more control and spin but the ITTF has concerns about toxic effects of some glues. World number three Timo Boll said the change should come 'after the Olympics'. Hong Kong ...

  9. Tang on fire as HK stun Japan to book semis spot

    Posted Aug 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tang was a different player as he first defeated Seiya Kishikawa and then Koki Niwa in the all-important final rubber match, both 3-1. In the doubles Jiang Tianyi and Leung Chu-yan prevailed ...

  10. Angland believes Dr Super has stamina to go further

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken It's pretty much all duck or no dinner with Dr Super, but the big three-year-old got it right to grab his fourth win for the term yesterday and kept things ticking over for champion trainer-in-waiting John Size. Size's win rate has slowed lately as he approaches the end of a successful year that will see him crowned champion trainer for the seventh time in 11 ...




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