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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Games warning shot heard loud and clear by rivals

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 02:45pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Let’s get ready to rumble, or as was the case last weekend, play rugby. Robbie McRobbie should perhaps consider giving up his job at the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union and become a full-time boxing ring announcer as he set the tone for Hong Kong’s first Asian Sevens Series tournament. And from the red corner, both Hong Kong teams came out punching with the men landing ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong

    Vernon Reid appointed new CEO of Hong Kong rugby

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:25pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Australian with vast experience both as an administrator and player has been hired to run the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union Reid 'will be valuable asset to our growth' Hong Kong rugby boss Trevor Gregory believes the union has found the perfect match to help implement its strategic plan of growing the game in the community. A “privileged” and “very ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR staff need guidelines on handling animals on tracks, unions say after dog is killed

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Phila Siu

    ... not set guidelines, a coalition of three staff unions said yesterday, amid anger at the death of a dog run over by a train last week. The coalition said Wednesday's incident- which has ... and did not struggle, Mak said. Video: Death of dog on MTR tracks sparks outrage in Hong Kong Lam Shiu-wai, rights and welfare officer at the Railway Management Professionals Union, said the MTR ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Hong Kong Sevens regains status as only qualification tournament for world series

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Kong Rugby Football Union chairman Trevor Gregory said the new promotion/relegation format had yet to be confirmed but "in this way, we are assured of a new team on the circuit next ... qualifying status The Hong Kong Sevens will once again be the main focus globally after the International Rugby Board made next March's showpiece the one-and-only qualification tournament ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Wallaby Genia back after six months out

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 01:26pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Former Wallaby captain Will Genia confirmed on Tuesday his return to the game after six months out with a knee injury, saying he would start for the Queensland Reds against Western Force at the weekend. The halfback was hurt during Australia’s Rugby Championship win over the Springboks last September and underwent surgery to reconstruct his right ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    HKRFU to offer plan to cut the HK$7m cost of hiring Hong Kong Stadium

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... March 22-24. "We advised the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union that if they were to come up with an alternative proposal we would be glad to discuss this," McKinley said. The HKRFU has ... to listen to a cost-cutting plan by rugby bosses outraged at the HK$7 million charge for hiring Hong Kong Stadium for next month's Sevens showpiece. Home Affairs Bureau deputy secretary ...

  7. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Six Nations wary of breakaway tournament for Europe

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 10:54pm by AFP

    ... of Europe's six unions, excluding England's Rugby Football Union, then revealed plans for a five-nation 20-team tournament next season, with the FFR pledging to enter six sides. But the French clubs insist they will not take part in a European tournament without English participation, while the four Welsh regions, who are involved in a domestic dispute with the Welsh Rugby Union, have ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    Clubs set for ‘field day’ as King’s Park gets a makeover

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 08:56pm by Robbie McRobbie

    ... as the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union replaces the three artificial pitches at its King’s Park Sports Ground. Dubbed the “home of rugby” since its 2003 rebirth under HKRFU management, the venue is also home to the Yau Yee Football League and the Hong Kong Slo-Pitch Softball Association, as well as Kowloon and DeA Tigers rugby clubs. As such, it provides a valuable sporting resource ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    HKRFU spreads rugby message in school exchange platform

    Posted Jul 21st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... HKRFU invests Sevens profits in school-exchange platform to push game With millions of dollars in profits from the Hong Kong Sevens, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union is reaching out ... platform to further push the game in the community. One of the first schools identified has been King George V School in Kowloon Tong, which already has a strong rugby pedigree. But the union ...




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