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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Sportsmanship is no longer a sacred cow

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... Hari Kumar hari.kumar@scmp.com Sportsmanship no longer a sacred cow The need to win at all costs is depriving many contests of real sportsmanship. With big prize money at stake, not to mention the prestige, it was not surprising some Englishmen decided to give short shrift to good old "gentleman's spirit" and decided winning was everything. Now before English ...

  2. An ultimate test of sportsmanship

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the game. Ultimate is, therefore, a real test to players' sense of fairness and sportsmanship. Jocelyn Chan Tong-Chapman has been the president of the HKUPA for four years. She has brought new ...

  3. Canuck praise for sportsmanship of Slovak bar manager

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... on Monday morning and probably some disappointed red, white and blue folks. 'The Americans were incredibly well-behaved. They even congratulated us. Extra sportsmanship points to Amici manager ...

  4. Real sporting heroes understand first ethos of sport- sportsmanship

    Posted Aug 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... be bestowed upon an Olympic athlete'. The medal is also known as the True Spirit of Sportsmanship medal. The fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt, won't be awarded one in the near future. ... is vital if one is to make it as a champion. But the real sporting heroes understand first the all-important ethos of sport- sportsmanship. This is the good manners- the very morality- of sport ...

  5. Italy high on skill, low on sportsmanship

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amid the World Cup celebrations I've been forced to realise that the Italian football team are high on skill but low on sportsmanship. Italy have very talented players but it is a shame they have to resort to cheating, such as diving in the penalty area on several occasions (eg: the Italy v US match) and underhanded tactics such as the shameful goading of Zidane ...

  6. Picture of good sportsmanship on show at King's Park

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... title since 1998. 'It was a good game, a clean game,' victorious captain Shafiq Iqbal said. 'Both teams showed plenty of sportsmanship. It has been a long time since we won ...

  7. Cup final a test of sportsmanship

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In other parts of the world, soccer fans have been known to go overboard when national pride is on the line. But in Asia, international matches are generally conducted in the spirit of sportsmanship. Fans are just as likely to cheer the opposing side as their own and ugly scenes are the exception, not the rule. The Asian Cup in particular, played once every four years, has gone ...

  8. Principal suffers defeat in Standard League curtain-raiser

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:17pm by Contributor

    ... and team manager emphasize on sportsmanship and team spirit more than scores”. All players in the development team are required to undertake the Player’s Code of Conduct. Recognise and appreciate ... Remember that skill development, positive attitude and sportsmanship are the most important parts of the game Be attentive at all training and coaching sessions Work equally hard for themselves ...

  9. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping's appearance on CCTV marks end to party conclave

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:30am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... to take up sport. "Strong youth lead to a strong county. Strength lies not only in virtue, academic results and the capacity to improve but also in a healthy body and sportsmanship," Xi said. Strength lies not only in... academic results... but also in... sportsmanship Party General Secretary Xi Jinping Vice-Premier and Politburo member Liu Yandong, who is in charge of sport, ...

  10. Sport - TENNIS

    Eugenie Bouchard and Peng Shuai out of Hong Kong Open

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 02:40pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... sportsmanship,” Chow said. Bouchard, 20, was the top-ranked player entered for the Prudential-sponsored US$250,000 WTA International event which heralds Hong Kong’s return to world sanctioned tennis after ...




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