When she hears the phrase 'mothers, love, food and career - the four major guilt groups', Rosie Fong can't help but smile. 'Yes, I can relate to that,' laughs the 22-year-old centre who made her debut for the Hong Kong women's sevens team this year.Sunday, 25 March, 2012, 12:00am
Hong Kong will take part in the Sri Lankan Sevens this weekend after the Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) yesterday gave the green light for the tournament.4 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
For a city-savvy Hong Kong teenager, moving to a school in a remote part of rural England might not be appealing.
But for rugby-mad Rosie Fong, starting school at East Durham and Houghall Community College is a dream come true.3 Sep 2006 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) announced that next year's Under-19 Asian Rugby Football Union Championships will be held from January 4 to 12. The championships will be a key event of the union's 50th anniversary celebrations.13 Aug 2002 - 12:00am
As most people who attend the Hong Kong Rugby Union Sevens are aware, one of the highlights is watching the territory's youngsters play before the main event.22 Feb 1997 - 12:00am
PLAYERS who want to be involved in next year's Hong Kong Sevens and the proposed Pan Pacific Series should be warned that they will have to train a minimum of 14 hours a week and be prepared to follow a tough fitness schedule.28 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
PIETER Schats will hope and pray that he has the skills of a trapeze artist in the months to come.
One of the main tasks Schats has to shoulder after taking up his new position as executive director of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union yesterday, is to strike the right balance between elitism and the grassroot levels.3 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
AFTER weeks of uncertainty, the territory's San Miguel League kicks off this afternoon with 32 teams, split in strength and also into three divisions.
Only First Division champions Valley will be missing in action having drawn a bye. This is because of the odd number of teams (11) in this division.14 Oct 1995 - 12:00am
NEIL Alton will hope his rehabilitation into the Hong Kong team begins today at the Valley 15s.
The season-opening event, to be played at the Happy Valley and Causeway Bay rugby pitches (kick-off 2 pm), will be Alton's comeback to competitive rugby since he was suspended last month.10 Sep 1994 - 12:00am
A SECRET ballot to be cast on June 23, by the 18 members of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, will decide who the next chairman will be; in what direction the territory's governing body will go, and whether there will be change in the overall administrative structure of the game.29 May 1994 - 12:00am