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  1. Hong Kong's finest sporting talent

    Posted Feb 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (cycling), Leo Au Chun-ming (squash), Leung Ho-chun (windsurfing), Kong Man-wai (fencing) Team Only Sport: Rugby Sevens Team Team Event: Track Cycling Team (Wong Kam-po and Kwok Ho-ting); Tenpin ...

  2. Computer woes cause hour-long delay at airport

    Posted Apr 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... minutes. Lots of people were arriving from all over for the Rugby Sevens. They can't have thought much of Hong Kong's boast of being Asia's world city when they walked ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... resources to help people stop smoking. Rae Chan, Sha Tin Sevens ballot offers fair solution One again, this year's Hong Kong Rugby Sevens public ticket sale was a fiasco, with the Cityline ... This is all feasible with 2012 technology and I don't think any bona fide Hong Kong resident wanting to watch the Sevens would object. Ian Reid, Pok Fu Lam Parental pressure can be excessive ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Mar 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... annual Rugby Sevens. Not only are pennants waved but faces are daubed in war paint and drums as well as chests are pounded. But these martial cries and gestures rarely escalate or degenerate ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Mar 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... events are not a priority of the Hong Kong SAR government and all the government bodies that lack the interest and focus needed to stage major events. This weekend's Rugby Sevens will unfortunately highlight the lack of a world-class stadium in Asia's world city. The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union certainly deserves better luck with the weather that has impacted its best efforts ...

  6. A strong China aims to repeat its golden success

    Posted Sep 01st 2008, 12:00am by Prudence Lui

    ... in 2004. For the first time, China will also participate in the wheelchair rugby, wheelchair basketball, rowing, sailing, boccia, goalball, football five-a-side and football seven ...

  7. Racism has never been a problem for Springboks, says Skinstad

    Posted Sep 12th 2003, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Former Springbok captain Bobby Skinstad yesterday backed the decision to postpone the investigation into racism in the South African squad until after the Rugby World Cup. And he said ... Sevens Long Lunch. Skinstad, who said he had shared rooms with coloured (mixed race) players in the past, has played for Western Province with Quinton Davids, who is one of the central figures ...

  8. Youths punch their way out of trouble to raise charity funds

    Posted Oct 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of discipline through sports such as boxing, rugby and football, was launched in 1996 with then-Tuen Mun district commander Ian Seabourne at its helm. Marsh said it was important to give teenagers ... Schools for disadvantaged Hong Kong children. This year the police arranged for about 120 teenagers from seven districts to take part in a 16-week course run by the football school. 'All ...

  9. Kevin Sinclair's Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the world, and what's more is free! To be blunt, the fourth Family Planning Association youth sexuality study seems to be as boring as watching a gentle summer rain fall or World Cup Rugby ... in Forms three to seven have no experience of sexual intercourse.' The association said surveys showed nearly half of American students and about 30 per cent of Canadian students in the same ...

  10. Weight of hope

    Posted Apr 15th 2006, 12:00am by Sue Green

    ... she learned a lesson that would stay with her for life. 'My mother always told us she was going to have her own apartment. She was very firm with that single dream of hers. Seven years ... to be both seen and heard began with her first job as an accountant where, frantic to fit in, she went to the pub on Friday nights and learned about rugby and cricket. But the effort to engage seemed ...



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