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  1. Tietjens likely to stick with NZ for Rio adventure

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... would be around to take his beloved New Zealand to Olympic gold. Six years is quite a long time in the lifespan of a rugby coach. One day you are the special one, the next day you are out ... given Tietjens a fresh lease of sevens life. 'In a nation like New Zealand, the Rugby World Cup [15s] means everything, but then we haven't seen sevens at the Olympics yet,' ...

  2. Replay: The Week in Review

    Posted Sep 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... month's World Championships in Paris. Sports Minister Najib Balala asks why the 3,000-metres steeplechase world champion, now known as Saif Saaeed Shaheen, was allowed to switch nationality so ... Scott treads firmly in the footsteps of his heroes as he claims his first PGA Tour victory by winning the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts, by four shots. He swings like Tiger ...

  3. Sports explosion shakes up HK

    Posted Feb 27th 2005, 12:00am by Ian Brownlee

    ... Ian Brownlee, a triathlete and sociologist and former coach of the Hong Kong national rugby team, reports that more and more people are keeping fit. Parents shedding their reluctance ... of the sports I have close involvement with, triathlon and rugby, have shown massive growth in the period from 2000 to 2004. The most impressive thing is the increase in the number of clubs or teams ...

  4. 'Greedy' officials taking too big a slice of the revenue cake

    Posted Apr 25th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... National associations unhappy about the government monopoly on sporting events, writes Tim Maitland The claim from First Division football club Kitchee that they are finding themselves ... The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union generates even more from three days of capacity crowds at the annual Hong Kong Sevens. Although the union's executive director, Allan Payne, couldn't ...

  5. Wong strikes it lucky as HK's top hitman

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... Au Wai-lun. His enthusiasm for the national team has been clearly on the wane, however, as shown by withdrawals from the squad for the EAFF Championship and the Asian Cup qualifying matches. ... Talented and gutsy 24-year-old has filled a vital gap in the team, writes Tim Maitland Hong Kong's national team travel to Tokyo this week to begin arguably their toughest series ...

  6. Delight for HK as Wiratama sends Hidayat packing

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... player Ng Wei eliminated by Hidayat in the semi-finals of the Asian Championship and the quarter-finals of the Japan Open. However, since September's Danish Open, Hidayat has found himself outside the confines of the Indonesian squad following a clash with coach Joko Suprianto. 'Since Denmark I haven't had a coach. I hope to go back to the national team next year in time ...

  7. Blue Gene puts students to the test in Shanghai

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... Steve Cray IBM supercomputer the centre of attention in world programming championship Students from one of United States President George W. Bush's 'Axis of Evil' countries ... 1,582 universities on six continents invited to have a go at programming IBM's Blue Gene in Shanghai, where this year's world finals of the IBM-sponsored International Collegiate ...



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