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  1. Jump off to a sports career

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... To keen sportsman Sean Patrick Moore, one of the most important aspects of life is to experience it. 'It is important in life to be a participant and not just an observer. Sport holds ... Asia, Moore focuses on sports marketing. He thinks it is important to recognise that sports should not be the be-all and end-all of one's life and one has to have a balance of interests ...

  2. Rugby test would be a win for sport in HK

    Posted Jul 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong may be set to host another high-profile sporting event if plans to bring Australia and New Zealand together here for a rugby test match next year come to fruition. If the event goes ahead, it would add to a relatively impressive sporting catalogue that seems to be growing- despite the need for more to be done to promote sport in our city. An impressive list of events ...

  3. Sports Quiz

    Posted May 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sponsors spend million to be associated with sports events and superstars, but how much bang do they get for their buck? See if you can name the brands that link their names to the following competitions and sports personalities: 1. The English Championship (soccer) 2. The Hong Kong Sevens (rugby union) 3. The Hong Kong International Races 4. The Dynasty Cup (golf) 5. Anna ...

  4. Sports Quiz

    Posted Feb 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... sport would you be watching at Roland Garros? 7. Which two football teams compete in the Steel City derby? 8. What is the name of the cricket ground in Birmingham? 9. Which are the other ...

  5. China eyes own sevens spectacle, but not now

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to even contemplate such an idea right now. The sport is still a novelty on the mainland despite increased backing from the government due to the game's Olympic status. Zhang, a well-known ... our expectations,' Zhang told the China Daily. 'Rugby has a long history in Hong Kong. I played there for four years and I saw a lot of kids taking part in the sport. Most people ...

  6. HK union hails 'momentous day'

    Posted Oct 10th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) hailed the International Olympic Committee's decision to include sevens as an Olympic sport, calling it a 'momentous day for the sport in Asia'. Trevor Gregory, HKRFU chairman, welcomed the decision to bring rugby back into the Olympic fold - starting from the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro - and said Hong Kong should ...

  7. Sevens world found totally free of doping

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... goes to show how clean rugby is when compared to other sports. The Hong Kong Sevens has been included in the drug-testing programme, and our own players are also tested out of competition. ... manager, said: 'The IRB and its member unions are committed to the fight against doping in sport. While rugby continues to be at the forefront in the fight against doping in sport, we have ...

  8. School tour kicks off Hong Kong Sevens

    Posted Mar 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... To many Hongkongers, rugby remains a sport mainly for expats. But thanks to the Cathay Pacific / HSBC Hong Kong Rugby Sevens and initiatives to promote the sport, rugby is finally making ... the impression that rugby is too intensive and physical, especially for young children. HSBC hopes their programmes will spread the message to parents that it is in fact a positive, healthy sport ...

  9. HK call up seasoned pair for Japan 7s

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff Reporter Hong Kong have called up seasoned internationals Fan Shun-kei and Tsang Hing-hung for this weekend's daunting trip to the Japan Sevens. Fresh from their heroic effort at last weekend's Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens, Hong Ko ...

  10. Fans hit by forged Sevens tickets

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Scores of rugby Sevens fans missed the biggest party of the year yesterday after police and government authorities uncovered a large number of 'very well made'', locally-produced counterfeit tickets. Police ...




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