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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Round table discussion on rugby sevens' future

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Q&A With rugby sevens heading to the Olympics in 2016, World Series sponsors HSBC held a round-table discussion about how that will affect the sport. Hosted by Giles Morgan, ... that the construction of the GB team is a lot easier than trying to figure out the GB soccer team! Gregory: I'd refer you to the Commonwealth Games where rugby sevens sells out faster than any other event ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Scotland suffering from 'Jekyll and Hyde disorder'

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline Scotland suffering from 'Jekyll and Hyde disorder' It was a case of split personalities for Scotland over the weekend: producing unexpected results over top teams Samoa and England, only to lose concentration against the bottom ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    'Super Bowl of Rugby' suffering in a stone-age stadium

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... bothered. Long-time band member Bruce Johnston was smitten by the experience and called the event the "Super Bowl of rugby." That may have been true at one point, but not anymore. ... of an electrical malfunction of that system. The difference at the Hong Kong Sevens is that while they may have the desire to elevate the genre of live acts during the event, they simply do not have ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Going to the extremes to compete at the Sevens

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 07:38pm by Tom McColl

    ... and although the desire to win at all costs is the reason you give it everything, the line is drawn at illegal activities and practices. I watch rugby sevens with such admiration of the players because ... of the most demanding sporting weekends any athlete – and fan – could to face. To what extremes are players willing to go to compete on the Sunday of the Sevens? As a spectator, a Panadol ...

  5. Infographics - Sport - HONG KONG SEVENS

    INFOGRAPHIC: Team-by-team historical results of every Hong Kong Sevens since 2000

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 12:16pm by Cedric Sam

    ... Cedric Sam Is a perfect run required to lift the Cup? How did your team fare in tournaments past? Find out by using this interactive infographic to explore the results of all the teams who have appeared at the Hong Kong Sevens since the start of the HSBC Sevens World Series. Link to the full-screen version ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    The meaning of life can be found in a number: 42

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... return to our city for the rugby and socialising event of the year, is Dirk Scott. His father was a Hong Kong policeman, so Scott grew up here, attending the very first Hong Kong Sevens in 1976 ... meaningful 4 and 2. For instance, statistics show the average age of overseas visitors to the Sevens is 42. So it's surely no coincidence that in Douglas Adams' eternally thought-provoking ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Someone else's party

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 03:32pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... caused not by the arrival of spring but a spectacle known as the Hong Kong Sevens. The three-day rugby tournament is much more than just an international sporting event; to every expatriate ... with bam bam sticks. The annual carnival fills the Hong Kong Stadium with cheers, beer breath and spontaneous eruptions of song and dance. Rugby sevens involves fewer players than regular rugby ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Former Hong Kong skipper Stuart Krohn leads US kids on education mission

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... And while the Sevens is a chance to revive friendships and renew vows over the love, honour and worship of rugby, for Krohn it has a far deeper meaning. He was captain of the Hong Kong team, ... to New Zealand and Tahiti, and this year to the Vegas Sevens. "I have been with ICEF since I was in the fourth grade, for seven years now. I first played rugby when I was in year six." ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    HKRFU ballot fails to stop touts getting Sevens tickets

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... The problem of Hong Kong Sevens tickets being sold on unofficial websites and falling into the hands of touts is still dogging the event as this year's tournament kicks off today. The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union made 4,000 tickets available for sale via a public ballot this year. The union believed this method was the fairest way to distribute the tickets. Applicants had ...

  10. News - Sport - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Teens show nerve to undercut Sevens tout; Hong Kong fall to Fijian verve

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... in Sevens history. South African David Steyn, 29, raced to the front of the stand but only succeeded in getting in the way of people trying to watch the rugby. "He's normally very ... Even the touts were getting "all shook up" on the first day of the Hong Kong Sevens yesterday, with one dressed up as Elvis in a white jumpsuit asking passers-by if anyone ...




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