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  • Dec 21, 2014
  • Updated: 9:26am
Left Field: Splitting Hong Kong Marathon in two is not Solomonic wisdom

Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong International Marathon have for years raked in the dollars by linking the race with the 10-kilometre run which has greater mass appeal.

20 Dec 2014 - 7:45pm
Protest more lively than South China's dour draw in League Cup

The weather was awful, there was a small protest and there wasn’t much to get excited about South China’s performance against I-Sky Yuen Long in the League Cup on Friday night.

20 Dec 2014 - 1:00am
Protest more lively than South China's dour draw in League Cup

South China's caretaker team manager Chan Ping-on has called on the players to put the club's troubles behind them ahead of their League Cup group match against I-Sky Yuen Long at Kowloon Bay Park...

18 Dec 2014 - 10:50pm
Protest more lively than South China's dour draw in League Cup

Hong Kong sports chief Timothy Fok Tsun-ting will give his full backing to squash's bid to reach the Olympics after the International Olympic Committee decided to increase the number of events for...

19 Dec 2014 - 12:00am
Protest more lively than South China's dour draw in League Cup

Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong International Marathon are thinking about staging the event over two weekends to improve the quality and accommodate more runners.

18 Dec 2014 - 11:18am
Argentine Mario Gomez replaces Yeung Ching-kwong as coach of South China

Yeung Ching-kwong became the first BOCG Life Premier League coaching casualty after the former Hong Kong soccer player was suddenly sacked and replaced at South China on Monday.

15 Dec 2014 - 10:02pm

Local knowledge proved invaluable for 21-year-old Yu Hin-wa as he cruised to a 26-second victory in the Brooks Hong Kong 15km Challenge at Long Valley near Sheung Shui on Sunday.

14 Dec 2014 - 11:04pm


BC Rangers director Philip Lee Fai-lap is right when he strongly advocates the Hong Kong Premier League side will not consider moving away from their new home ground at Kowloon Bay Park. The...

13 Dec 2014 - 9:04pm

A year ago, Christy Yiu Kit-ching was more than happy with her life as a qualified nurse and as Hong Kong's leading female distance runner.

18 Dec 2014 - 11:17am

There is no rest for the weary, and certainly not for the hordes of gung-ho ultrarunners who will tackle Hong Kong's "toughest" ultramarathon, the North Face 100 Hong Kong on Saturday.

13 Dec 2014 - 12:03pm

Hong Kong officials and players have welcomed the world governing body's decision to postpone implementation of a new scoring system as it allows them to focus on their Olympic qualifying...

12 Dec 2014 - 11:10pm

Hong Kong darts ace Scott MacKenzie is hoping his decision to move to England last year to improve his game pays dividends as he gears up for a third attempt at the world championship starting...

12 Dec 2014 - 11:12pm

Kitchee forward Juan Belencoso was announced winner of the this year AFC Cup Top Scorer Award in Kuala Lumpur on Friday.

The Spaniard hit the target 11 times during which the Hong Kong...

12 Dec 2014 - 11:38pm

Hong Kong suffered mixed results in the men’s singles at World Table Tennis Tour Grand Finals in Bangkok on Friday.

12 Dec 2014 - 11:37pm

For the second consecutive year, Chonburi, of Thailand, will be the biggest obstacle if Hong Kong want to qualify for the Asian Champions League, the top-tier club competition in the region.

12 Dec 2014 - 1:14am

BC Rangers would not consider moving away from their new home ground at Kowloon Bay Park despite calls for abandoning the artificial turf, the only one of its kind being used for the new Hong Kong...

11 Dec 2014 - 12:51am

Stringent commercial sponsorship requirements, as well as a price tag of HK$10 million, are proving formidable stumbling blocks to Hong Kong hosting a leg of the prestigious World Cup track series...

11 Dec 2014 - 12:04am

Sarah Lee Wai-sze agonisingly missed out on a medal in the keirin in the second round of the track World Cup series in London, finishing fourth.

8 Dec 2014 - 10:05am

Veteran Yiu Hok-man scored his first career hat-trick in probably his last season in the top flight as Eastern thrashed Wofoo Tai Po with an empathetic 7-1 win in the BOCG Life Hong Kong Premier...

7 Dec 2014 - 11:41pm

Hong Kong had their best ever result in the Women's World Squash Team Championships after finishing fourth in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada.

7 Dec 2014 - 12:02pm

Sun Pegasus' hopes of clinching this season's BOCG Premier League title took another hammer blow - this time against rivals Kitchee at Mong Kok Stadium on Saturday.

7 Dec 2014 - 12:50am

Growing up in a remote village in the eastern hills of Nepal, Mira Rai had no idea people ran in the mountains for sport. Legs were for carrying heavy loads of rice to support her parents and four...

8 Dec 2014 - 9:00am

After more than two decades of running the show, windsurfing coach Rene Appel had become a fixture at the Hong Kong Sports Institute, where he kept churning out champions.

6 Dec 2014 - 11:11pm

Joey Chan Ho-ping stunned world number five Alison Waters but the result was still not good enough to send Hong Kong through as they were narrowly beaten by England 2-1 in the Women's World Team...

6 Dec 2014 - 1:00pm

Hong Kong reached the Women’s World Team Squash Championships semi-finals for the first time after beating the United States 2-1 in Niagara-on-the-lake, Canada.

5 Dec 2014 - 2:30pm

Hong Kong’s Marco Fu Ka-chun hailed the “biggest win of my career" after sealing his place in the last eight of the UK Championship with a dramatic 6-5 win over Shaun Murphy, while Ronnie O’...

5 Dec 2014 - 10:00am

What do the Dolomites, Matterhorn and Mont Blanc have in common with Lantau Peak?

The Hong Kong mountain will feature alongside them next year in an expanded Skyrunner World Series - an...

5 Dec 2014 - 12:31pm


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