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  • Dec 23, 2014
  • Updated: 5:19am
Good times to return, says Asian Tour chief

Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr says the outlook for golf in the continent is positive again after a difficult few years in which tournaments were scrapped and sponsors hard to find.

22 Dec 2014 - 9:26pm
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

Jockey Andrea Atzeni will miss the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday and has also applied to withdraw from his club jockey contract.

On Monday, Atzeni informed Jockey Club licensing secretary Steve...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:26pm
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers felt his players demonstrated the character necessary to revitalise their challenge for a top-four Premier League finish in their last-gasp 2-2 draw with Arsenal...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:32am
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

Who says he's vain? Cristiano Ronaldo was happy to take second billing as he unveiled a giant statue - of himself - on his home island of Madeira in Portugal.

Ronaldo calls the larger-than-...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:49am
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

China’s world champion Chen Long finished 2014 on a high by winning the World Superseries Finals title on Sunday, brushing past Hans-Kristian Vittinghus of Denmark 21-16, 21-10 in just 47 minutes...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:57am
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

The Green Bay Packers, Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys booked their places in the play-offs after victories while the New England Patriots earned a bye in the first round of the postseason...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:28pm
Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

Adam Johnson’s late winner earned Sunderland a 1-0 victory over his boyhood team Newcastle United in a riveting Premier League Tyne-Wear derby at St James’ Park on Sunday.

22 Dec 2014 - 12:14am

RUGBY

Six-man Hong Kong clinch Asian U20 sevens title

Playing with a man down for most of the Cup final, Hong Kong dug deep to win the last leg of the ARFU U20 Sevens Series at King’s Park on Saturday and capture the overall series title.

21 Dec 2014 - 4:02pm
Jose Mourinho vows to avoid repeat of last season's Stoke slip-up

Jose Mourinho knows Chelsea must avoid a repeat of last season's nightmare trip to Stoke if they are to re-establish their three-point lead at the top of the Premier League.

22 Dec 2014 - 12:46am
Jose Mourinho vows to avoid repeat of last season's Stoke slip-up

Sunday's SPT 30km Pre-marathon almost became an obstacle race after the Water Supplies Department installed three gates on the course near the 15km turning point to deter poachers from illegally...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:27am
Jose Mourinho vows to avoid repeat of last season's Stoke slip-up

Louis van Gaal fears Manchester United's failure to beat Aston Villa will prove a major blow to their hopes of winning the Premier League title.

21 Dec 2014 - 9:05pm
Jose Mourinho vows to avoid repeat of last season's Stoke slip-up

Real Madrid won the Club World Cup for the first time by beating San Lorenzo 2-0 on Saturday with goals from Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale after being forced into a scrap by the feisty South...

21 Dec 2014 - 1:26pm
Jose Mourinho vows to avoid repeat of last season's Stoke slip-up

David Silva filled in for Manchester City's absent strikers as the champions beat Crystal Palace 3-0 on Saturday to move level on points with English Premier League leaders Chelsea.

21 Dec 2014 - 1:41am

Hong Kong

No stopping Kang as he strolls to an easy victory

Sunday's SPT 30km Pre-marathon almost became an obstacle race after the Water Supplies Department installed three gates on the course near the 15km turning point to deter poachers from illegally...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:27am

Racing

Jockey Andrea Atzeni seeks to end contract early

Jockey Andrea Atzeni will miss the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday and has also applied to withdraw from his club jockey contract.

On Monday, Atzeni informed Jockey Club licensing secretary Steve...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:26pm
Content Rawiller repays faith from Size, Moore to bring up crucial double

Nash Rawiller cast off the shackles and snapped out of an early season malaise brought about by suspensions with wins for his two key contributors at Sha Tin yesterday as he pressed his case for a...

21 Dec 2014 - 9:53am

Golf

Good times to return, says Asian Tour chief

Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr says the outlook for golf in the continent is positive again after a difficult few years in which tournaments were scrapped and sponsors hard to find.

22 Dec 2014 - 9:26pm
16 Dec 2014 - 10:58pm
15 Dec 2014 - 12:15am

Soccer

‘It’s even prettier than me’ – Cristiano Ronaldo pleased with statue of himself

Who says he's vain? Cristiano Ronaldo was happy to take second billing as he unveiled a giant statue - of himself - on his home island of Madeira in Portugal.

Ronaldo calls the larger-than-...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:49am
We can still make top four, insists Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers felt his players demonstrated the character necessary to revitalise their challenge for a top-four Premier League finish in their last-gasp 2-2 draw with Arsenal...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:32am

Tennis

Djokovic and Williams top ITF awards

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have been named men’s and women’s world champions for this year by the International Tennis Federation (ITF).

18 Dec 2014 - 11:55pm

China

Chen Long ends 2014 with victory in World Superseries Finals

China’s world champion Chen Long finished 2014 on a high by winning the World Superseries Finals title on Sunday, brushing past Hans-Kristian Vittinghus of Denmark 21-16, 21-10 in just 47 minutes...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:57am
Teen Lin Xiyu leads way for new generation of Chinese golfers on US LPGA Tour

Victory can sometimes be found even in the face of defeat if you look at life the right way and Lin Xiyu is happy despite finishing tied for third at last weekend's US$550,000 Hyundai China Ladies...

20 Dec 2014 - 8:14pm

Other Sport

Packers, Steelers and Cowboys head to play-offs

The Green Bay Packers, Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys booked their places in the play-offs after victories while the New England Patriots earned a bye in the first round of the postseason...

22 Dec 2014 - 9:28pm

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