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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Coach Anna Richards leads Hong Kong into unknown territory

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 08:15pm

    ... SCMP reporter Hosts handed tough draw for Women’s Sevens World Series qualifier on home turf Hong Kong’s women sevens players will face one of their toughest challenges yet when they bid ... New Zealand to victory in the WRWC and coaching relative minnows Hong Kong in a series qualifier. “This will be a massive challenge. The likes of Netherlands, Brazil, France, Japan and China ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    Ranfurly Shield-style trophy honours late Iain Brown in Hong Kong rugby

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... is quick to point out that Hong Kong rugby's newest trophy- the Broony Quaich- is "not a memorial cup but more a celebratory cup". And Abacus Kowloon as defending league champions hope to kick off the new season which gets under way tomorrow by hanging on to the newest silverware offered by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union. "Originally the idea was to play ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Hong Kong Sports Institute's new rugby coaches target Olympics

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 09:43pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... leg of the Asian Sevens Series in Pune this weekend. HKSI chief executive Trisha Leahy, welcoming the two coaches, said: "[The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union] has established a very ... and also coached them here. I understand how important sevens is to Hong Kong and what a strong tradition rugby has in this town," said Baber. "While the aim will be to win every ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - King of Sevens Series

    Hong Kong to stage new rugby sevens tournaments

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter New sevens tournaments set for HK A new domestic sevens series was unveiled by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union yesterday as it seeks to identify new talent ... in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 and the national team's growing profile on the world stage, HKRFU chairman Trevor Gregory said. "It is a milestone in Hong Kong's rugby history and in our ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    Changes afoot for our game at home and abroad

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:47pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... across Asia and China) and said the onus would be on the hired help – “we have more than 60 paid employees at the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union”. So it looks like Hong Kong rugby will also ... part and parcel of Hong Kong rugby after eight years as chairman. Gregory’s outgoing and outspoken nature pushed him into the limelight and kept him there. That will not quite be the case ...

  6. Hong Kong to thank after jersey collection triggers strong interest in Rwanda rugby

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... their Valley jerseys. Rugby is booming in Rwanda - thanks to the generosity of the local rugby community and Ruth Mitchell, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's director of development whose ... did an incredible job organising the collection, and the response from the Hong Kong rugby community was overwhelming.' Hughes hopes the support will continue. He has plans to return ...

  7. 10 things you need to know about Hong Kong rugby...

    Posted Sep 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1. This year is the 30th anniversary of the Hong Kong Sevens, so get ready to party from March 31 to April 2 2. HKCC Aberdeen changed their name this year to Synovate HKCC 3. ... year's Hong Kong Sevens tickets will cost $880 (adults) and $300 (children) 8. The newest club in the senior league is Revolution, formed this summer 9. The oldest club in the senior league ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SPORTS HUB

    Hong Kong rugby chief spells out grand vision

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hong Kong rugby chief spells out grand vision Rugby league and even American football are on the cards once the state-of-the-art 50,000-seater stadium is built at Kai Tak, says the enterprising Hong Kong Rugby Football Union. Leading official Trevor Gregory, who has been a strident critic of the government for dragging its feet on building the new sports hub, ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Police, HKRFU grow ‘Don’t Drop the Ball’ initiative

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 07:32pm

    ... Office of the Hong Kong Police and the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, with support from Standard Chartered Bank. “The Don’t Drop the Ball programme is one of the union’s flagship community ... Staff Reporter The seventh annual “Don’t Drop the Ball” schools programme was celebrated in style with a mass competition at Po Kong Village Sports Ground on Monday (30 June). This year ...

  10. Credit Suisse closes its account with Hong Kong Sevens

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The worst-kept secret in town was confirmed last night when Credit Suisse announced this is its last year as Hong Kong Sevens title sponsor. Just minutes before Hong Kong were drawn with South Africa, Wales and Spain in pool E at next month's Cathay Pacific/Credit Suisse Hong Kong Sevens, Dumith Fernando, chief operating officer for Credit Suisse (Asia-Pacific), ...




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