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Annie Au

Asian champion Au wants to keep playing until Olympics

Newly crowned Asian champion Annie Au Wing-chi insists age won't prevent her from fulfilling her Olympic dream should squash be selected for the 2020 Games later this year.

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 5:36am

Au determined to keep top 10 ranking

Hong Kong's top player, Annie Au Wing-chi, says she will need to need be at her best in the second half of the year if she wants to maintain her world No 6 ranking.

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Au keen to retain her top-10 ranking in 2012

Hong Kong's top player, Annie Au Wing-chi, will be looking to stay in the world's top 10 in the coming year before mounting a serious challenge against the top five players.

The 22-year-old reached a career high of seven last month, but dropped to eighth in the latest rankings released earlier this month.

15 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HK's rising squash stars hold court

Some people may be surprised to learn that the list of top-level squash players in Hong Kong goes beyond icons like Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin and Annie Au Wing-chi. Young Post talked to four young full-time squash players about their careers.

3 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Au targets ranking lift after taking top award

A confident Annie Au Wing-chi is aiming for a top-five squash ranking after breaking into the world's best 10 last month.

The 22-year-old, who won two silver medals at the Guangzhou Asian Games last year, was named the Most Valuable Athlete by Hong Kong Squash when it celebrated its 50th anniversary yesterday.

4 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Annie and Leo Au march into finals

Hong Kong siblings Annie Au Wing-chi and Leo Au Chun-ming, 21, made it a family affair by reaching the women's and men's finals at the US$16,000 Buler Challenge Cup last night. Top seed Annie Au beat Malaysia's Delia Arnold 3-2 to qualify for today's title match at Hong Kong Sports Centre where she will come up against Australia's Donna Urquhart.

11 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Hong Kong's Au wins international acclaim

Hong Kong's Annie Au Wing-chi has been named Young Player of the Year by the Women's International Squash Players' Association. Au, who reached the second round of the World Open in Manchester last week before losing to world number two Natalie Grinham of the Netherlands, is the first Hong Kong player to earn this honour.

21 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Au's World Open dream is over

Annie Au Wing-chi's campaign at the World Open ended in just 27 minutes after she was beaten by third seed Natalie Grinham in the second round in Manchester 11-6, 11-7, 11-4. Hong Kong number two Au (pictured) pulled off a huge upset on Wednesday by defeating world number 17 Samantha Teran of Mexico, but she had no answer to Grinham of Australia.

17 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Annie holds Hong Kong flag high

Teenage squash star wins silver medal at the British Open

Annie Au Wing-chi did Hong Kong proud earlier this month when she clinched a silver medal at the British Junior Open, which is regarded as the Grand Prix of international junior squash tournaments.

This is the highest achievement by a Hong Kong individual at the British Junior Open.

21 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Two of a kind

The Aus are a close-knit family, but a teenager can be pushed only so far. A photographer asks Leo Au Chun-min, 17, to move closer to his mother. He alters his stance and is now a mere inch closer to his mother, Chan Yuk-ling, who is standing between her youngest son and his older sister, Annie Au Wing-chi.

13 Jan 2008 - 12:00am