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Briton Kyle Edmund achieves breakthrough win in Hong Kong

Briton Kyle Edmund was unfazed by protesters shouting for democracy in Causeway Bay on Sunday as he crushed Japan's Tatsuma Ito to win the Hong Kong ATP Challenger final at Victoria Park.

1 Feb 2015 - 10:23pm
Eastern beat I-Sky Yuen Long for fifth straight victory

High-flying Eastern maintained their winning streak with a convincing 3-0 victory over I-Sky Yuen Long at Kowloon Bay Park on Saturday, with former English Premier League player Rohan Ricketts...

31 Jan 2015 - 11:37pm
Eastern beat I-Sky Yuen Long for fifth straight victory

Hong Kong suffered their first defeat in the Super Kung Sheung Cup after losing to Southern California Fukienese Association of the United States in the semi-finals at Queen Elizabeth Stadium last...

31 Jan 2015 - 11:37pm
Eastern beat I-Sky Yuen Long for fifth straight victory

Senior ATP official Ed Hardisty has praised Hong Kong for taking the step to host an ATP Challenger event again saying it will bring immense benefits for local youngsters hoping to pursue a...

1 Feb 2015 - 12:37pm
Eastern beat I-Sky Yuen Long for fifth straight victory

Showjumper Raena Leung Hou-ling has one thing missing on her impressive résumé - Olympian

31 Jan 2015 - 10:09pm
Left Field: The Hong Kong cricket team have done well, but will not be able to play on home soil

Enough time has been lost ruminating about the possibilities of providing Hong Kong cricket with a ground that meets international standards, both in size and facilities.

31 Jan 2015 - 8:43pm

For 92 minutes, teenager Andrew Li Hei-yin lived the dream, his first taste of the world of professional tennis leaving him hungry for more

29 Jan 2015 - 10:48am


For the first time since 1999, Hong Kong will host an ATP Challenger tournament - starting today at Victoria Park - which top official Herbert Chow Siu-lung hopes will inspire local children to...

27 Jan 2015 - 9:53am

This year’s Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon was won on Sunday morning by Ethiopia’s Sentayehu Merga Ejigu in 2:12:59 (net time), almost 2 minutes better than the best score in 2014.

26 Jan 2015 - 10:16am

Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon will push for all of Hennessy Road to be opened for next year's event, but the ceiling of 73,000 entries is unlikely to be raised.

26 Jan 2015 - 6:01pm

For Sam Kong Lai-ming, it's more like "10th time's a charm".

After running the Standard Chartered Marathon "more than 10 times", she was relieved to run a personal best and finally claim...

25 Jan 2015 - 10:29pm

Christy Yiu Kit-ching's dream of a trip to the Rio Olympics is on hold for another few months but her marathon debut was the start of "a great career", said coach Anthony Giorgi.

25 Jan 2015 - 10:00pm

There were no tears but plenty of sweat and even some blood as Alex Chan Wai-tung claimed honours in the junior half- marathon.

25 Jan 2015 - 10:25pm

There was a hop, maybe even a little bit of a skip, and most definitely a jump for joy as Hong Kong's Ivan Lo Ching-hin crossed the line for his breakthrough victory in the elite 10 kilometre race...

26 Jan 2015 - 9:41am

With her twin sister and running partner staying at home in Pyongyang, Kim Hye-gyong took on the powerful Africans single-handed yesterday and pulled off a surprise victory in the women’s marathon...

26 Jan 2015 - 6:09pm

The competitive fires still burn bright in former Hong Kong cycling champion Hung Chung-yam. The 52-year-old former Olympian is proving age is no hurdle as he shows the younger generation a thing...

25 Jan 2015 - 10:19pm

The barricades were back out on Hennessy Road in Causeway Bay on Sunday, but there were no Occupy protesters around. Instead, they were keeping a large crowd off the streets, allowing Ethiopia's...

25 Jan 2015 - 10:25pm

High-flying Eastern on Saturday handed champions Kitchee their second defeat in a week but coach Cristiano Cordeiro said his charges should not get too carried away by their latest triumph.

25 Jan 2015 - 12:26am

South China newcomer Daniel McBreen has gone straight into the squad for the AFC Cup despite only just arriving in Hong Kong.

24 Jan 2015 - 10:31pm

Standard Chartered chief Benjamin Hung was sceptical when the bank first planned to sponsor the race - and admits its growth is beyond their wildest dreams

29 Jan 2015 - 9:38am

This year could well be a landmark one for tennis in Hong Kong. While 2015 was ushered in with a US$10,000 slap on the wrist for leading official Herbert Chow Siu-lung for speaking his mind, there...

24 Jan 2015 - 7:26pm

Fighting fatigue, jet lag and sleep deprivation, Hong Kong resident and amateur triathlete David Gething won the World Marathon Challenge.

25 Jan 2015 - 1:30am

Standard Chartered chief executive Benjamin Hung Pi-cheng yesterday called on 7.2 million people to embrace the Hong Kong Marathon, saying small opposing minorities with big voices would soon be...

24 Jan 2015 - 10:54am

If you can't beat them, join them - that was the thinking of promising Hong Kong distance runner Wan Cheuk-hei as he travelled to Taiwan to join a group of elite runners to find out why they...

23 Jan 2015 - 11:45pm

Hong Kong women's track cycling pursuit team need vast improvement to make the 2016 Olympic Games despite a big jump in their ranking this week

22 Jan 2015 - 10:37pm

South China sounded a warning to their domestic and regional rivals after completing a remarkable seven-player transfer swoop on Wednesday, including 2013 A-League golden boot winner Daniel...

21 Jan 2015 - 10:44pm

Unbeaten "Wonder Kid" Rex Tso Sing-yu believes the world super flyweight title is his for the taking if he wins March's "eliminator" boxing bout and extends his winning streak to 16 victories.

20 Jan 2015 - 3:25pm


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