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Street smarts

To many streetball fans, Mike Heung Chun-keung is a magician. His array of flashy dribbling moves - between the legs, behind the back, even behind the opponent's back - dazzles foes and fans alike.

Wednesday, 7 October, 2009, 12:00am

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Mixed results in good manners drive

The mainland authorities have listed 20 bad habits of citizens as it tries to promote good manners in the run-up to the Beijing Olympics next year.

I've just come back from a school tour to the capital city and I've seen some improvement.

There was still some littering, but the streets were relatively clean.

21 May 2007 - 12:00am

It's non-stop action

Young basketball players take note: a 3-on-3 streetball competition is now open for applications.

The Smoke-free 3-on-3 Streetball Basketball Competition for Students 2006-2007 will be held at the Southorn Playground in Wan Chai on February 24 and 25 from 12pm-8pm.

15 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Ting-nam gets All-Stars vote

Name: Ho Ting-nam

Year: Form Five (in new school term)

School: The Church of Christ in China Tam Lee Lai Fun Memorial Secondary School (TLLF)

Sport: Basketball

Achievements: Ting-nam, 18, has been chosen to represent Hong Kong at the adidas Asian Streetball Finals in Guangzhou this week.

21 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Teams all set for Streetball Challenge

Basketball stars Choi Fong-yue and Tam Wai-yeung are expected to lead hot favourites, SCAA's (South China Athletics Association) A team, to the men's super category title in the annual adidas Streetball Challenge this weekend.

29 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Player adds to long list of achievements

Name: Shum Chung

Age: 20

Sport: Basketball

Interest: Internet, music

28 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Sink the NBA post-season blues

Basketball fans may be feeling a little bored these days. The massive NBA is in its off-season, and once Indiana Pacers star centre Jermaine O'Neal leaves town after his one-day visit tomorrow, you may feel next season's tip-off is a lifetime away. So to keep you going until then, you might want to check out these websites devoted to the game.

17 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

New elements to spice up court challenge

This year's adidas Streetball Challenge promises to be a memorable occasion for basketball fans, with exciting new elements set to spice up the two-day showpiece.

The three-on-three tournament, organised by the Hong Kong Basketball Association, is in its 11th year. It will be held on April 17 and 18 at the MacPherson Playground, Mongkok.

8 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Funk up the dunk

TO BASKETBALL fans, it's an event as exciting as the NBA finals. The adidas STREETBall CHaLLENGE, one of the most anticipated events for teenagers on the local sports calendar, is upon us, with a breakdance and graffiti competition in tow.

8 Mar 2002 - 12:00am

Search on for basketball champions

Budding Michael Jordans have a chance to hone their skills by competing in the annual adidas Streetball Challenge organised by the Hong Kong Basketball Association and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.

The contest will be held between April 8 and 9 at MacPherson Soccer Pitch.

2 Mar 2000 - 12:00am