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  1. Sumo gets a grip in HK

    Posted Jun 10th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei A couple of oversized, half-naked men bashing and pushing each other... this is the impression that most people have of sumo wrestling, but it is not an accurate or fair ... are short and last less than 10 seconds. Whoever touches the dohyo (wrestling ring) with any part of their body except the feet or gets pushed out of the ring loses. The rules are so straightforward ...

  2. Intrepid reviewers pin down The Rock- sorry, make that Dwayne

    Posted Feb 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... Along for the ride was the film's director, Andy Fickman (left). However, interviewers were told in advance not to call Johnson by his wrestling name, as that's apparently a chapter ... riding on the top of a moving Magic Kingdom castle. It's not the most macho of moves, but hey, that's why he's out of professional wrestling. Watch for the full interview ...

  3. Beijing brains wrestle with a grey matter

    Posted Oct 26th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing With one of the fastest-greying populations in the world, the central government has begun to research ways of identifying and coping with the needs of the aged. In a meeting to launch the programme on the eve of the Chong Yang Festi ...

  4. Wrestling with pay

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Joseph Wong

    ... Joseph Wong Disgruntled police officers called off their protest march last Sunday following the personal pledge by their commissioner, Tang King-shing, to fight for an early, backdated implementation of the recommendations in the grade structure review. ...

  5. Sumo

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Chris King

    ... Compiled by Chris King Wrestling Sumo is a Japanese sport. It's a kind of wrestling. But it is very different from western-style wrestling. Being a sumo wrestler means living ... a dance in which they wrestled with the gods. It was probably used for training soldiers, too. The sport of sumo came much later. Sumo of today really started in the Edo period (1603-1898). Edo ...

  6. Axe-wielding man attempts to enter PLA camp

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... within a week, local official and state media said yesterday. The armed man was wrestled to the ground by Song Yaoqi, a sentry stationed outside the PLA Armed Police Force Division in Shenyang, ... tries to stop me,' the report said. But Mr Song was calm and quickly activated an alarm behind him to seek help. He then took away the man's axe and wrestled him to the ground. ...

  7. WWE Smackdown vs Raw 2009

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... animated character entrances. The only disappointment is the sound effects, which seem to lack power. If you are tired of 2D and 3D martial arts fighting games, then give this wrestling game a go. ...

  8. The ultimate fighting experience

    Posted Nov 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the ancient Olympic Games. For example, pankration- a Greek word meaning 'all powers'- is a combination of boxing and wrestling. The martial art was introduced in the Greek Olympic Games ...

  9. As If To Nothing

    Posted Sep 29th 2009, 12:00am by Natasha Rogai

    ... to contort every part of their bodies. Scattered pieces of the puzzle come together then fall apart. Duets are almost like wrestling matches as couples interlock, hook legs and shove each other. ...

  10. Neighbour held after young brothers knifed

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... of the bedroom where her 17-year-old son was asleep and shouted for help. 'As her elder son ran out of the bedroom, he wrestled with the man. During the struggle, he was stabbed two times ...




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