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  1. It's sayonara from Tupuailei, but he will be back

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... playing rugby in Japan for six years. But this is my first year playing for the Japan national team though, having started with them in San Diego [IRB Series] in February,' he said. Tupuailei ... to their culture. 'It's just a different experience and a different game. I ended up going there and playing there for a long time. I have not played any sevens for Samoa before.' Portugal ...

  2. Ali's double keeps Shaheen in title hunt

    Posted Mar 27th 2006, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... their rivals this weekend when they play SSSC A on Sunday. The rest of the Premier Division has a break because of the Rugby Sevens. Hong Kong Football Club stayed third after beating Kowloon Cricket ...

  3. Local sports calendar

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin January 16 Showjumping 1st Derby Show. Beas River. February 9 and 12 Soccer Carlsberg Cup. Hong Kong Stadium. 27 Marathon Standard Chartered International Marathon. Starts from Nathan Road. March 18-20 Rugby IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens. Hong Kong Stadium. April 24 Horse racing Audemars Piguet QE II Cup. Sha Tin. JULY 24 Soccer Exhibition match featuring Manchester ...

  4. Struggling East Europeans face daunting odds

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... of players for sevens,' he added. However, Abashidze said competing here would present a rare opportunity to show that they are an improving rugby nation. He knows playing in this tournament will also provide his charges the opportunity to observe and learn from some of the masters of the game. Abashidze said Georgia were capable of playing good sevens rugby and an upset was not beyond ...

  5. Out of Africa with grand ambitions

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... that we want to strive for. We are a very ambitious team,' he said. Sevens rugby in Tunisia is not as popular as XVs, but Sahraoui noted that his country was just too 'far away' ... Unus Alladin Having spent seven weeks away from home on training camps in Fiji and Samoa, Tunisia are intent on leaving a good impression in their first appearance at a World Cup. ...

  6. Italians ready to bare teeth

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Sevens after two years away from sevens rugby- a label the Italians did not take kindly to. Now the Italians are out to show they are far from being the easybeats of the game as they look ... or because they just didn't compete. But the Italy Rugby Federation have realised the importance of sevens, seeing it as a vehicle to give players the experience they need. Italy will return ...

  7. A pedigree sailing tour that still has eyes on Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... annual event like the Rugby Sevens. 'We had discussions with the Hong Kong government, the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club and the Hong Kong Yachting Association,' Gilmour says. 'Then ...

  8. Bounce back in Springboks' step

    Posted Mar 20th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... difficult match for us because Fiji play very good sevens rugby. South Africa played more in our territory. That's the key point of the match. The South African defence was very strong.' ...

  9. Chan fails to get Sevens reprieve

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Kong debut at the Asian Rugby Football Tournament in 1996 and has been a regular member of both the 15s and sevens squads. ... but the Hong Kong international will still miss next month's World Cup Sevens. Chan made no comment at the end of the 21/2-hour hearing last night, which was attended by Peter Duncan, the chairman ...

  10. King Serevi steers Fiji to a new crown

    Posted Mar 21st 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... prestigious sevens event. In yesterday's other action, Italy defeated Canada 7-5 to lift the Bowl, while Samoa proved too strong for Portugal in the Plate final, winning 29-7. Rugby was also ... Unus Alladin Perennial favourites Fiji grabbed World Cup Sevens glory again when they lifted their second Melrose Cup in front of 40,000 delirious fans at Hong Kong Stadium last night. ...




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