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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    HKCA president believes cricket's inclusion in Olympics is vital for growth on mainland China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... with urgent need for financial support. "The CCA officials said more help would be forthcoming [from government sources] if cricket was in the Olympics and pointed to the growth of rugby sevens ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Miles opens batting in bid to take game into Olympics and China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... It's a sport with a great tradition." Now with rugby sevens and golf becoming medal sports at the 2016 Rio Games, the ICC is studying the possibility of having Twenty20 at the 2024 Olympics. Miles points wistfully to the burgeoning influence the inclusion of rugby sevens has had on the mainland. Olympic status has resulted in provinces starting programmes. Earlier this month, ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - CRICKET

    Hong Kong Sixes funding request rejected for second time

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the same way Hong Kong developed rugby sevens, now part of the Olympics, we are the major tournament for cricket sixes in the world and hopefully can assist in promoting cricket into the Olympics, ...



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