• Friday
  • April 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:23am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 674 for sport

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Sport - Rugby - TIM NOONAN

    Let’s be honest, part of the entertainment of watching sport is the attractive athletes

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 12:18am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan Many female fans enjoy the rugby both for the sport and the, er, talent- just as men appreciate attractive female athletes You can't deny sport has a sexual element We ... work both ways, that men could just as easily enjoy the sights and sounds of female sports. "I went to watch the women's rugby the other day and I was kind of disappointed ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    Record four-in-a-row sports awards triumph for Hong Kong sevens team

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 02:18pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter For the fourth time in a row, the Hong Kong men’s sevens squad were declared the winners of the Samsung Hong Kong Sports Stars Award for a Team Only Sport on Thursday night. “It’s an honour,” said Dai Rees, the HKRFU’s head of performance and technical development. “I think it reflects the fact that we had another good season in 2013 and our results are now becoming ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Sevens squad in running for a record fourth consecutive Sports Stars Award

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 09:49pm

    ... Staff Reporter Hong Kong’s national men’s sevens side are in the running to win an unprecedented fourth consecutive Samsung Sports Stars Award. A win for 2013 would be the squad’s fifth overall victory after they captured the Team Only Sport category in 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012. “It’s an honour to be nominated once again. I think it reflects the fact that we had another good ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Feeding off the All Blacks’ aura

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 09:01pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott The country benefits greatly, in sporting and economic terms, from the rugby team’s success Feeding off the All Blacks' aura If you're among those harbouring ... million. Rugby helps in all sorts of ways simply because it is the best-known brand in New Zealand Sports Minister Murray McCully The country's 14 top-tier provinces all turned a profit ...

  5. Sport - Rugby - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Gareth Baber’s period of grace is over

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 08:41pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Sevens failure highlights the importance of Sports Institute coach getting to grips with player resources- or the lack of them Baber's period of grace is over The honeymoon is over for Gareth Baber. Now starts the daily grind of marriage- that of rugby sevens and the Hong Kong Sports Institute where the Welshman is the head coach ...

  6. Sport - Rugby

    Home is where the hope is as Hong Kong try to join big boys on IRB World Series

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:23pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... more concrete cause for Varty's optimism: for the first time Hong Kong will field a team of full-time professional players. The inclusion of rugby sevens as an elite sport at the Hong Kong Sports Institute has raised expectations. Fifty-four players, men and women, senior and junior, are full-time or part-time at the elite academy, recently refurbished to the tune of HK$1.8 ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    Big man with big dreams achieved big things

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 01:46pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... sport. Hosting the 2009 East Asian Games helped and rugby sevens did the city proud winning the silver medal, the first team sport to win a medal. They repeated the silver-medal triumph ... how important it is to carry on his legacy and win a medal, preferably gold. Today, rugby sevens is an elite sport at the Hong Kong Sports Institute – another achievement ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    Salom Yiu hopes HKSI status will attract more locals to rugby

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 09:51pm by James Porteous

    ... Kam-shing is hoping rugby sevens' new full-time status at the Hong Kong Sports Institute will convince more local families to encourage their children to take up the sport. In a sport seen ... their children to pursue professions and academics rather than sport- but with Hong Kong's sevens players now fully professional thanks to winning elite status at the institute, Yiu hopes parents ...




SCMP.com Account