• Thursday
  • October 2, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:58pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 26039 for rugby union

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Games gold ‘crucial for expansion of rugby in Hong Kong’

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:38pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Success in Incheon likely to encourage more local Chinese to play, says new HKRFU chairman Games gold crucial for expansion of rugby Winning a gold medal at the Incheon Asian Games is crucial if rugby is to fully break into the local community, says Hong Kong Rugby Football Union chairman Pieter Schats. "It is essential we win a gold medal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1583941/asian-games-gold-crucial-expansion-rugby-hong-kong
  2. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: Why Hong Kong rugby faces a tricky balancing act on player import rules

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 01:24am by Alvin Sallay

    ... director of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union was a visionary who faced criticism for trying to do things differently. Simpkin's "crime" was to bring in players from the southern ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com The right mix of foreign imports and locally born players has to be struck to achieve goals on and off the pitch HK rugby's tricky balancing act ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1602424/left-field-why-hong-kong-rugby-faces-tricky-balancing-act-player
  3. Sport - Rugby

    I’m the most qualified man for top job, says Pieter Schats

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:10pm

    ... that handing over the baton to a chosen one is wrong. Nobody should be ushered in as chairman,” Schats said on Saturday. “But the role of chairman of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union is a unique one ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Hong Kong rugby’s new chairman Pieter Schats admits that the fashion in which he got the top job was “wrong” but insists he is the best person ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1582040/im-most-qualified-man-top-job-says-pieter-schats
  4. News - World

    [Australian Rugby Union says Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has resigned

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 07:09am by AP

    ... SYDNEY (AP) — (Australian Rugby Union says Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has resigned. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1278510/australian-rugby-union-says-wallabies-coach-robbie-deans-has-resigned
  5. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Sevens showcase lights up summer rugby calendar

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 12:17pm

    ... SCMP reporter Sevens rugby fans are in for a scintillating summer showdown next weekend as the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union hosts a leg of the Asian Rugby Football Union’s Asian Sevens ... the world’s premier sevens tournament each March, the HKRFU is expected to bring its inimitable flair to the hosting of the Asian Sevens with a winning combination of world-class rugby and non-stop ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1574159/asian-sevens-showcase-lights-summer-rugby-calendar
  6. Sport - Rugby

    HKRFU names its first 10 icons for new rugby Hall of Fame

    Posted May 16th 2014, 09:45pm

    ... Staff Reporter The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union on Friday night inducted 10 people into its new Hall of Fame, recognising a mix of union presidents, chairmen and other honorary officers, ... Cooley “Tokkie” Smith, Larry Abel, Ruth Mitchell, Ashley Billington, David Lewis, Jacky Ng Shu-wai, Chan Fuk-ping and Rambo Leung Yung-kit. “The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union is delighted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/community/article/1513765/hkrfu-names-its-first-10-icons-new-rugby-hall-fame
  7. Sport - Hong Kong - FACILITIES

    Rugby Union says Hong Kong Stadium needs 10,000 more seats to stay competitive

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Expansion by 10,000 seats at So Kon Po needed, rugby union says, as rival cities build big More stadium seats urged to stay competitive The Hong Kong ... Brian Stevenson, the president of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, has called on the government for a "longer-term" solution to remedy the stadium's shortcomings, including ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1320290/rugby-union-says-hong-kong-stadium-needs-10000-more-seats-stay
  8. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Australian Rugby Union dumps James O'Connor after off-field incidents

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... playing future was left in tatters yesterday after the controversial utility back was released from his Australian Rugby Union (ARU) contract with immediate effect and then told by the Western ... the Perth-based franchise said. "The decision follows the Australian Rugby Union's announcement that it will not offer him a national contract for 2014. "Western Force remain open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1323715/australian-rugby-union-dumps-james-oconnor-after-field-incidents
  9. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Handshake deal that led to riches for Hong Kong Rugby Football Union

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Rugby Football Union and its first title sponsors Cathay Pacific and Rothmans, paved the way for the present financial clout of local rugby, HKRFU president Brian Stevenson revealed yesterday. ... the tournament would be kept by the union. "We made a few thousand dollars in profit from the 1976 tournament and the sponsors agreed that all the money should go to the union. This has enabled us ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1320193/handshake-deal-led-riches-hong-kong-rugby-football-union
  10. Sport - Rugby

    Hugh Watkins raises the bar for refs

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 12:57pm

    ... to progress here,” said Watkins, 50. The Welshman believes the Hong Kong Society of Rugby Football Union Referees (HKSRFUR) is keen to take on new ideas and there is a high level of interest. “My role ... on and keen to learn. I’m very excited,” Watkins said. The HKRFU has a pool of seven elite referees contracted on the equivalent of a semi-professional basis. Five are involved in the union’s academy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/community/article/1584368/hugh-watkins-raises-bar-refs

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or