• Friday
  • April 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:35am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 336 for sport in london

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. London trip a boost for HKDSA Dragons

    Posted May 21st 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Rebecca Tsui A group of soccer players from the Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association (HKDSA) will fly to London today for a seven-day exchange programme. It is funded by Barclays Capital, which also provided money for a soccer training programme for the HKDSA. 'We've organised a series of sports programmes for our members. Soccer is one of them,' said HKDSA ...

  2. Chelsea no longer part of Premier League's duopoly

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nick Pulford Chelsea and Manchester United have dominated the English Premier League championship for so long that it seems strange only one of the teams are in the title hunt as they go into tomorrow's showdown at Stamford Bridge. You have to go bac ...

  3. You Bet

    Posted Feb 19th 2011, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... with Nick Pulford The FA Cup is in a mess and this weekend brings a jumble of fifth-round matches and uncompleted ties from the previous round. The quarter-finalists won't be known for another 12 days at least and that's without any replays in t ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - BRITAIN

    Youngsters suffer burnout in quest for perfection, study says

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Research shows the risk is higher for players under pressure to attain perfection Youngsters vulnerable to burnout, study says School-age footballers ... that some youngsters were showing signs of chronic stress, exhaustion and disillusion with the sport given the demands for perfection from those overseeing them. The researchers studied 167 junior ...

  5. Blues will be up against it, trying to contain United

    Posted Sep 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Nick Pulford The Manchester United juggernaut was halted in Europe with a midweek Champions League draw at Benfica, but on domestic form they rate a good bet in tomorrow's showdown against Chelsea. United have won all five matches in domestic competi ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    EPL jumps gun on Jose Mourinho's return to Chelsea

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 07:08pm by Reuters

    ... with a 4-2 home La Liga win over Osasuna on Saturday and is poised to rejoin Chelsea, although neither the London club nor the coach has confirmed his next destination. The Portuguese first joined ... when he told Sky Sports television that the Portuguese could win the title with the Chelsea squad again next year. Mourinho was booed by a sparse home crowd as he ended his controversial ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - ENGLAND

    Jose Mourinho denies Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich meddled with team

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Chelsea manager insists owner left selection to him during his first stint at London club and consulted him on the purchase of Shevchenko Abramovich never meddled ... at Chelsea and was never able to recapture the form that won him the 2004 European Footballer of the Year award. Mourinho said he will be happy to work with sporting director Michael Emenalo over ...

  8. Top names missing as Arsenal begin tour

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff Reporter Arsenal left London last night for their tour of Asia, but some of the team's biggest names, including want-away striker Robin van Persie, have been left behind ... who snapped up all available tickets for the match. Van Persie stunned Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger when he declared immediately after Euro 2012 that he wanted to leave the north London team ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Stoke's Michael Owen faces anxious wait over 'punch' against Arsenal

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Owen in nervous wait over 'punch' Michael Owen faces an anxious wait to see if he is to be punished for throwing a punch during Stoke City's 1-0 defeat at Arsenal. The former England forward, 33, appeared to strike Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta on the back after reacting angrily to a full-blooded challenge by the Spanish midfielder. ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Chelsea aim to lift gloom from FA Cup exit against Fulham

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Chelsea out to lift gloom at Fulham Rafael Benitez will attempt to rally his Chelsea side in the wake of their FA Cup semi-final defeat to Manchester City ... this season and places more pressure on their efforts to qualify for the Champions League. Benitez's team make the short trip across west London to Craven Cottage in fourth place, but a failure ...




SCMP.com Account