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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. 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 ...

  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. 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 ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong

    Sarah Lee set to scoop Sports Stars Best of the Best award for second year in a row

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 08:56pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... in other categories will also be presented, including Junior Stars, Potential Stars, Team Only Sport, Team Event and Sportsmanship Stars. ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - Sony Open

    Andy Murray sets up quarter-final clash with Djokovic

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:38am

    ... OK, it’s OK” as the fans applauded his sportsmanship. “For me, it’s something that is part of the sport, fair play,” Djokovic said. “I expect everybody else to do the same. Of course, ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - FUNERAL

    Preston says farewell to England great Tom Finney

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 10:54pm by AFP

    ... tribute to his friend’s sportsmanship as well as his skill. “Tom didn’t dive, he didn’t feign injury, that wasn’t part of his repertoire. He was the footballers’ footballer,” Armfield said. “He ...




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