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  1. It's business (and fun) as usual- corporates

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the global financial crisis. But, as our Sevens TV commercials say: 'The fun is back!' So stand by for the party, Hong Kong.' Kai Nargolwala CEO of Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific 'There's more investor interest than ever in Hong Kong, China and Asia, demonstrated by the record attendance at the Credit Suisse Asian Investment Conference this week. This is our 13th year ...

  2. McQueen brothers will put sibling rivalry aside to star for Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... to Hong Kong and local rugby. 'We would love to follow in the footsteps of Rowan Varty, Keith Robertson and Mark Wright and become full-time players contracted to the union. But we will have ... of their birth at this weekend's crucial tournament. 'We have played together from mini-rugby [for DeA] and through the age groups for Hong Kong. All the way up from under 12s, 14, 16s and 19s ...

  3. A not so happy birthday for teenager varty

    Posted Mar 21st 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The crowd sang Happy Birthday to Rowan Varty. But the birthday boy was not really in the mood to celebrate as Hong Kong had just been knocked out of the Bowl competition, losing in the quarter-finals to finish their campaign without a win. &# ...

  4. Stay grounded, HK told after Philippines stroll

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... weekend. 'We've got a tough game ahead of us next Saturday and we better keep our feet on the floor,' said Hong Kong Rugby Football Union director of coaching Leigh Jones. Jones, ... and athleticism and I think they will acquit themselves very well in Korea and have a bright future in Asian rugby.' Meanwhile, Japan will play all their games away because of the tsunami. The only ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... M. Lai, Mong Kok Ticket sale online was chaotic Following on from a PR disaster by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) of increasing ticket prices and at the same time reducing ... Sevens has now ended, not only for myself but the many friends and overseas visitors that we teamed up with. Who at the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union decided to switch the online ticketing ...

  6. Cap-ital idea to lift HK

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Cap in hand, literally, Dai Rees wants more from his players in the next 12 months as Hong Kong rugby confronts the challenge of qualifying for the 2011 World Cup. On Friday, for the first time in the history of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, caps were handed out to the 27 players involved in the HSBC Asian Five Nations where Hong Kong finished fourth, just ahead ...

  7. Captain warns HK not to take UAE lightly

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the inaugural Cup of Nations (72-14) last December. But Tauti insists nothing will be taken for granted as Hong Kong look at conquering Asia for the first time. 'Japan, South Korea and Kazakhstan ...

  8. Hotpot Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com The government's slogan that Hong Kong is 'Asia's World City' has never been more apt than today. Over the coming hours, Hong Kong will live up to its image of an international melting pot. The world will be in town for the final matches of the premier rugby sevens tournament on the planet. And the news media will descend from ...

  9. Robertson off to Tokyo despite ban

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Flyhalf Keith Robertson will leave with the rest of the Hong Kong squad for Japan tomorrow for the Tokyo Sevens this weekend, despite receiving a three-match ban from the International Rugby Board. Robertson (pictured) was red-carded against Japan for spear tackling an opponent during the knockout phase of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong ...

  10. HK hit Friday night heights

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rugby Football Union continues its efforts to grow the game. They were all cheering hoarsely for Hong Kong. The roof almost came down when winger Tom McQueen went over for the first try after ...




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