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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Tough tasks are piling up for CY Leung

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 05:11am by SCMP Editorial

    ... predecessor. Some are far-fetched, such as athletes winning 83 medals in various games. Identifying inadequacies is part and parcel of good governance. There is a perception that it is becoming ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    China's National Games in need of reform

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... in Liaoning had three more events and almost as many athletes. Where the two sporting occasions differ, though, is direction. While the Olympic charter speaks of promoting friendly competition, ... biting an opponent; and two women fighting during the 10-kilometre swim. Such incidents make a mockery of the hard work of dedicated athletes and coaches. Much of the problem lies in the gains ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Keep sports venues in good shape

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 03:20am by SCMP Editorial

    ... mega events. But facilities can hardly be world-class without world-class management. Like athletes who have always to be at their best, sports venues also need to be kept in good shape. ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Olympics will test Russia on issue of gay rights

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... despite a new law violating one of the fundamental principles of the Olympic charter. Threats of boycotts and protests by athletes and governments have made plain to Russian officials ... the IOC, deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak pledged that the Olympic charter would be strictly adhered to and that athletes and spectators would not be affected. What happens during the Sochi games ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Marathon race is not the place to stop and take a selfie, thank you

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... from races could prove a logistical and enforcement challenge for the organiser, the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association. With registration opening from October 15, though, now is the time ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Unity will defeat the extremists

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Unity will defeat the extremists The twisted mind of the perpetrator of the attack on Boston's marathon is impossible to fathom. No matter what their grievance or message, who could believe that harming children, fun-runners, athletes and spectators was an accomplishment? Yet the bombs were timed to cause the maximum loss of life, without regard for who ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Lance Armstrong's lifetime ban is well-deserved

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Millions of others have had to face that difficulty. Parents, children and athletes inspired by his story have had dreams shattered. Those he defeated and tormented have suffered. Sponsors ...



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