• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:22am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2391 for united states

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. United States' loss could be Hong Kong's gain in 2011 World Cup qualifying

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The banning of top seeds, the United States, by the International Cricket Council (ICC) from taking part in the World Cricket League Division Three tournament in May, could pave the way for Hong Kong's entry into the next round of qualifying for the 2011 World Cup. The ICC suspended the US last week after the American governing body failed to hold elections ...

  2. Photos - Today in Photos

    Head over heels

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Brazilian players celebrate after winning the women's volleyball gold medal match against the United States. Head over heels Brazilian players celebrate after winning the women's volleyball gold medal match against the United States. The Brazilian team produced a dazzling comeback to stage victory. When Fernanda Rodrigues arched her back and delivered the final blow to defeat ...

  3. United we stand

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... In the United States alone, 1.24 million people SUPed last year, up 18 per cent year on year, according to the Outdoor Industry Association. Lately, some have combined the sport with another hip ...

  4. America 'will lift the trophy one day'

    Posted Jun 09th 2006, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... David Watkins meets the new, optimistic boss of USA Soccer America's new soccer boss, Sunil Gulati, predicts that the national side will eventually lift the coveted Jules Rimet trophy. His upbeat remarks came in contrast to coach Bruce Arena's well-chronicled remark that the United States would never win the World Cup prize in his lifetime. Gulati, who was elected ...

  5. State Council takes aim at illegal golf courses

    Posted Jul 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the development of government-subsidised housing projects for low-income groups, the State Council stressed that the national goal of building 10 million subsidised units must be met this year. Local ... Ed Zhang in Beijing ed.zhang@scmp.com The State Council yesterday vowed to remove a lingering embarrassment to the central government's authority- the increasing number of luxury golf ...

  6. Road to success far from easy under no-nonsense US coach

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Compiled by Robby Nimmo American team coach Al Caravelli is a hard taskmaster. And the proof in the pudding is in the eating- or rather the not eating. 'Even if our boys won the tournament, there's no way we'd be out partying, eating and dr ...

  7. American firepower overcomes Italy

    Posted Aug 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com The United States registered a crucial victory over Italy in the World Grand Prix Hong Kong leg last night as they won the top-of-the-group clash ... in Macau next week. Unbeaten Brazil are on top of the standings with eight straight wins, followed by Russia and the United States, who both have seven wins, while Serbia are fourth. Poland, who ...

  8. Enthusiastic US look to end winless streak

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Nazvi Careem

    ... Nazvi Careem The United States enters the World Cup with humble ambitions but plenty of heart as they try to win their first game of the season. Team manager Tristan Lewis acknowledges ... our games. 'I feel we have a very competitive pool that we hope to do well in, but our biggest aim is to represent the United States as well as we can on the field and also off ...

  9. Two teams a world apart unite in remembrance of a hero

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Spending two seasons with the state team of Sabah in East Malaysia in 1998 and 1999, Rocastle was one of the biggest names to grace the Asian club stage, along with fellow British stars Gary Lineker and Tony Cottee. Rocastle, who had also played for Chelsea, Leeds United and Manchester City, had won 14 international caps and four trophies at club level, including two top-flight titles ...

  10. Players brawl with Americans

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com A Chinese provincial basketball team brawled with a US team during a demonstration game on Friday night in Jiashan county, Zhejiang, mainland media reported. The brawl started in the second half of the exhibition game betw ...




SCMP.com Account