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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. 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, ...

  9. News - China Insider - Fifa World Cup

    Japan football fans win praise for cleaning stadium after their team's defeat

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 05:07pm by Chris Luo

    ... Another user called Kari Van Horn said they were an example of “fascinating sportsmanship”. The acts were equally praised by the Chinese internet community despite strained relations between ...

  10. News - China - 2014 SOCCER WORLD CUP

    Beijing abandons scheme to rename subway stations after World Cup teams

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 02:30pm by Angela Meng

    ... renamed “Fairplay”, “Sportsmanship”, and “Mr Football”. New names had included Portugal for Gongyixiqiao, Spain for Xidan, Argentina for Xizhimen, Germany for Haidianhuangzhuang, Brazil for Renmin ...




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