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  1. Gibbs & Co out to stun Koreans in opener

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Alex Gibbs and his team will carry the best hopes of Hong Kong winning a medal in a team sport when the rugby sevens gets under way today at the Al-Arabi Stadium. But Hong ... Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's head of performance. Torpey would not say who would start against Korea in the tournament opener. But it is likely that Hong Kong will begin with Mark ...

  2. Political Animal

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... so, for if the World Cup set a precedent, how about the Rugby Sevens and the Olympic Games? ...

  3. Police use pepper spray on anti-Leung protesters

    Posted Mar 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'devil beaters' were not even aware it was election day. Mrs Leung, in her 70s, did not know ordinary people had no right to vote. Others spent the day at the Rugby Sevens. Tracy ...

  4. Hong Kong rely on seven-try line-up

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... (pictured), Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's head of performance, said on the unchanged line-up. It is tantamount to giving the side full marks for their seven-try, and seven-star, performance ... an Asian Games year, China have split the national squad into XVs and sevens squads. Players like Johnny Zhang Zhiqiang- who is a well-known face in local rugby- were missing from the XVs set-up ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 25, 2012

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to watch replacement events such as egg throwing, musical chairs or a sack race. I also note the introduction of rugby sevens at the next Olympics. How would your correspondent feel about ...

  6. Tsang must prove his free-market credentials

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... express interest in teaching students with difficulties could be sent on special training programmes. CANDY TAM, Wan Chai Lesson from Sevens Returning to the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens this year, ... of such manipulation and to implement the 'seven measures' that it subsequently adopted to dampen the interest rate mechanism. That was the solution, and intervention was not. By investing $120 ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the sport would not want to make a two-day commitment. A one-day pass should have been available at a lower price. The Hong Kong Cricket Association should realise that this event is not the Rugby Sevens. There is not a large overseas contingent that flies in specifically for the event, and the game itself is not part of a larger series or tournament. I know this event has struggled ...

  8. What little limelight there was, was hogged by the politicians

    Posted Dec 28th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and the upcoming East Asian Games. Individual sporting bodies also do more than their bit to make Hong Kong a sporting hub by helping bring major events to town. From rugby (Sevens, Bledisloe Cup) ...

  9. City's well-qualified retirees willing and able to fill skills gap

    Posted Mar 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Could it be that employers are looking for cheap workers rather than more highly skilled staff? ELSIE TU, Kwun Tong Rugby ticket fever Hong Kong hosts one of its most exciting sporting events of the year this weekend- the Hong Kong Sevens. But, unfortunately, many locals who have for years supported this tournament will not be able to attend because of the discriminatory ticketing policy. ...



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