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  • Sep 20, 2014
  • Updated: 8:57am

Japanese star Kei Nishikori says he wants to become the man who "leads Asian tennis" after Chinese trailblazer Li Na announced her retirement on Friday.

20 Sep 2014 - 6:41am

Michael Wong became the first local golfer to win the Hong Kong Open Amateur Championship in four years – and with it a berth in next month’s Hong Kong Open – thanks to a flawless display at...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:49pm

Nicola Lu Min, of the Hong Kong fencing team, was more than two hours late for his training session yesterday because the driver went to the wrong place, but he is confident the team are on the...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:28pm

The life of a heavyweight jockey can be one of extremes, but new boy Nash Rawiller says he is willing to sacrifice opportunities for the sake of strength and sustainability in his first full...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:25pm

Formula One has significantly altered its proposed ban on pit-car radio transmissions after teams raised concerns, with information on car performance allowed for the rest of the season.

19 Sep 2014 - 11:17pm

What promises to be a dramatic showdown between China's Olympic gold champion Sun Yang and his chief rival, Park Tae-hwan, of South Korea, is heating up the Asian Games swimming programme.

19 Sep 2014 - 11:15pm

The absence of India from the Asian Games cricket competition is another blow to the game and one more example of how they fail to see the bigger picture.

19 Sep 2014 - 11:06pm

RUGBY

Nine junior “veterans” will get another crack at the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy after the HKRFU on Thursday named its squad to compete in next week's ARFU Junior Asian Rugby Championships in...

19 Sep 2014 - 6:26pm

Stung by a last-minute defeat in the Champions League, Manchester City will attempt to make up ground in the Premier League title race when they host leaders Chelsea on Sunday.

19 Sep 2014 - 10:44pm

Chips - or as Americans call them, fries - are the enduring staple of the Great British diet. But they can bring a man down. Just ask David Moyes.

19 Sep 2014 - 10:24pm

For the fourth consecutive match day, the English Premier League has a showdown between two of the title contenders and Sunday's s match between Manchester City and Chelsea should be the most...

19 Sep 2014 - 10:26pm

A typical “neighbourhood kid” toting a badminton racquet in the Yangtze river port of Wuhan, eight-year-old Li Na could have had little idea the path the Chinese state set for her might lead to...

19 Sep 2014 - 9:58pm

Li Na, the two-time grand slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced her retirement.

19 Sep 2014 - 7:58pm

Racing

The life of a heavyweight jockey can be one of extremes, but new boy Nash Rawiller says he is willing to sacrifice opportunities for the sake of strength and sustainability in his first full...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:25pm

Longines Hong Kong Mile runner-up Gold-Fun is set to begin his campaign in two weeks aimed at going one better in the same race this year. 

19 Sep 2014 - 4:27pm

Golf

Michael Wong became the first local golfer to win the Hong Kong Open Amateur Championship in four years – and with it a berth in next month’s Hong Kong Open – thanks to a flawless display at...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:49pm

Soccer

Bayern Munich travel to a Hamburg side under new management still finding their way after changing tactics midway through their Champions League win over Manchester City.

19 Sep 2014 - 10:44pm

Stung by a last-minute defeat in the Champions League, Manchester City will attempt to make up ground in the Premier League title race when they host leaders Chelsea on Sunday.

19 Sep 2014 - 10:44pm

Tennis

2004
August: Sun Tiantian and Li Ting win China’s first Olympic gold medal in the sport in the women’s doubles at the Athens Games.
October: Li Na is the first Chinese to win a WTA Tour...

19 Sep 2014 - 7:39pm

China

Full transcript of letter from China’s two-time grand slam winner Li Na, announcing her retirement from tennis on Friday.

My dear friends,

19 Sep 2014 - 8:16pm

Li Na, the two-time grand slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced her retirement.

19 Sep 2014 - 7:58pm

Other Sport

Nicola Lu Min, of the Hong Kong fencing team, was more than two hours late for his training session yesterday because the driver went to the wrong place, but he is confident the team are on the...

19 Sep 2014 - 11:28pm

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