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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY SEVENS

    Rugby union wins access to Hong Kong Sports Institute

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the Hong Kong Sports Institute opened its doors to rugby sevens. The entry of the only team sport at the elite training academy - there are 15 other disciplines from athletics to wushu - was welcomed by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, which called it a historic moment for the sport. It will now have access to government funds for the next four years, with about HK$5 million ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1222426/rugby-union-wins-access-hong-kong-sports-institute
  2. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    TVB Pearl to replay Rugby Sevens final after cutting live coverage

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Broadcaster apologises for cutting live coverage of the dramatic decider between Fiji and Wales TVB to replay Rugby Sevens final The Hong Kong Rugby Sevens ... after being 19-0 down at half-time. But the broadcaster was blasted by rugby fans after it cut away from a finely poised final with minutes to go- to show its regular news broadcast. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1208011/tvb-pearl-replay-rugby-sevens-final-after-cutting-live-coverage
  3. News - Hong Kong - RUGBY SEVENS

    Public to get 'even fewer' Rugby Sevens seats next year

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... In a move sure to generate a furious reaction from local rugby fans, Hong Kong Sevens organisers have said it is "inevitable" that even fewer tickets will go on sale to the public next year. This year, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union reserved 4,000 tickets for public sale, which were distributed via a ballot. However, 50,000 tickets were applied for. Now even ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1198341/public-get-even-fewer-rugby-sevens-seats-next-year
  4. News - Hong Kong - RUGBY SEVENS

    TVB Pearl blinks and misses climax to Rugby Sevens

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... that Hong Kong can finally live up to the slogan that it is "Asia World's City", something seems to happen to pull the rug out from under its feet. The Hong Kong Rugby Sevens ... the Barbarians here on June 1, will it be as big an attraction? The showdown is the first major rugby international in the city since the second Bledisloe Cup encounter between the All Blacks ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1199044/tvb-pearl-blinks-and-misses-climax-rugby-sevens
  5. News - Hong Kong - IN THE SPOTLIGHT

    Rugby matches compete with fans' antics

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... with an empty beer jug. And herein lies the problem. The purists will say that the only thing that matters is what goes on out on the pitch where rugby legends like Jonah Lomu, Christian Cullen ... loyalties at this shindig. Either way, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union couldn't be happier with the massive returns. It's one of the richest unions in Asia, if not the world. All ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1198303/rugby-matches-compete-fans-antics
  6. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Round table discussion on rugby sevens' future

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Q&A With rugby sevens heading to the Olympics in 2016, World Series sponsors HSBC held a round-table discussion about how that will affect the sport. Hosted by Giles Morgan, ... a university where rugby was a religion, it does strike me if you go back to the Loughborough teams, we had a good coach [Jim Greenwood] who was a Scottish international, played for the Lions, his view ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1198174/round-table-discussion-rugby-sevens-future
  7. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Rugby Sevens blow for defending champs Fiji

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

    ... Tomasi Cama, Kurt Baker, Toby Arnold and Scott Curry. Cakau ruptured a medial ligament in his left knee in training and a Fiji rugby medical officer said: "He will have to go through ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1191779/sevens-blow-defending-champs-fiji
  8. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Brazil, Uruguay qualify for Hong Kong Rugby Sevens

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... open in the 12-strong pre-qualification tournament for the finalists at the Consur Sevens (South American Confederation of Rugby) in Rio de Janeiro with hosts Brazil and Uruguay duly filling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1160276/brazil-and-uruguay-qualify-hong-kong-rugby-sevens
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Rugby Sevens fans deserve a better deal

    Posted Dec 27th 2012, 12:00am by RAY ODLUM

    ... SCMP Editorial Rugby fans deserve better The Hong Kong Rugby Sevens risk being a victim of their own success. Last year the number of tickets for public sale was slashed from 5,000 to 4,000 amid howls of protest from ordinary rugby fans. Sevens enthusiasts were left to wonder, yet again, where the tickets were going when Hong Kong stadium holds 40,000. It is a measure ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1113123/rugby-sevens-fans-deserve-better-deal
  10. Sport - China - RUGBY SEVENS

    China says no to rugby at Tianjin East Asian Games

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... The Chinese National Olympic Committee has turned down a request by the Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) to include sevens in next year's East Asian Games in Tianjin. Top ARFU officials, vice-president Trevor Gregory and secretary-general Ross Mitchell, presented rugby's case for inclusion at the multi-sports games to senior Chinese Olympic officials on the sidelines ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/china/article/1078888/china-says-no-rugby-tianjin-east-asian-games

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