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  1. Corporate giants set to scrum down

    Posted Nov 25th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... with Flora Wu As if there's not enough one-upmanship drama in corporate boardrooms, FPDSavills is holding its 22nd Professions Rugby Tournament on December 5. Rival companies including HSBC, Morgan Stanley, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Credit Suisse First ...

  2. Double delight as Club seal cup triumph

    Posted Mar 09th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... HKCC never looked a threat, especially with their scrum a shambles as they caved in to the powerful Club tight five of Peter Spizzirri, Tom Cameron, Hobler, Angus Washington and Tim Griffin. On numerous occasions, HKCC's pack was pushed off their own scrum ball. The decision to move Pale Touati into the backline and paper over the gaping hole left by the absent Simon Hempel and Colin ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong aim to spring surprise against tough Uruguay

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 11:50pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... under huge pressure. Set-piece parity will be the key. They have a powerful scrum and driving game, and we need to try to neutralise that where possible to provide us with a platform Andy Hall "Set-piece parity will be the key," said Hall. "They have a powerful scrum and driving game and we need to try to neutralise that where possible to provide us with a platform. "Scrum ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Hugh Watkins raises the bar for refs

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 12:57pm

    ... I invited Alain. We created a programme that was referee-specific, involving four workshops covering the scrum, tackle/ruck/maul, game management and dealing with foul play/communication,” Watkins ... taken away from these workshops and that’s how we’ll referee the likes of the scrum for instance, so everybody is on the same page.” More than 100 people attended the conference, including ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    Premiership’s lower-ranked clubs get green light to field more imported players

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 12:25am by Alvin Sallay

    ... 20-14 to Valley- and have recruited South African scrum-half Liam Slatem, Kiwis Jason Kjestrup and Dave Panirau, and centre/wing Conor Hartley from the UK. Hong Kong sevens star Rowan Varty has ... as they are preparing for the Asian Games. HKCC have lost a number of key players, including Hong Kong number eight Pale Tauti and scrum-half Kenneth Hsieh, both of whom retired in the close season. ...

  6. Sport - Rugby - Bledisloe Cup

    Referee in focus for trans-Tasman rivals

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 10:29pm by AFP

    ... Steve's interpretation of what the referee said so if there's talk about free kicks at scrum time there were only three free kicks against the All Blacks but there were still 14 penalties" against them in the game, McKenzie said. "It depends on which bit you want to look at. So we'll talk about the scrums." McKenzie arguably has more to fear from Poite, who ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    New coach and infusion of talent show HKCC’s intent

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 06:33pm

    ... Tauti and scrum-half Kenneth Hsieh, both of whom retired in the close season. First-choice fullback Nick Wheatley has returned to the United Kingdom, while lock Mike Parfitt transferred ... standard. “We have some good signings and have added players that have played to a professional standard,” he said. International signings for the season include South African scrum-half Liam ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    Ashley-Cooper and Genia back in Wallabies squad

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:40pm by AFP

    ... McKenzie, who selected 16 forwards and 12 backs for the tour, also named stalwart prop Robinson in his top squad for the first time this season as well as experienced scrum half Genia. But more than ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Wallabies aiming to break Newlands win drought against Springboks

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 11:04am by AFP

    ... Africa,” said the former Wallaby prop. “We realise the outcome of the scrums and line-outs will be vital to the final result. “The Springboks always rise to another level when playing at home ...

  10. Sport - Rugby

    Injury woes pose headache for Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 10:36pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... in Montevideo on August 2. Among the injured are scrum-half Peter McKee, centre Lee Jones and flanker Alex Baddeley. Adding to the challenge for the biggest game in Hong Kong's history ... front with Nolan and Ng ruling themselves out. DeA's Phil Leung and Valley's Jack Bennett have been called in to add strength to the front row. Hong Kong Cricket Club scrum ...




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