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SFC revokes Frankwell's trading licence for violations

Frankwell Commodities, part of the group which landed itself in hot water with US regulators in 1994, has been disciplined by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) for breaches of commodities and leveraged foreign exchange trading rules.

Friday, 4 October, 1996, 12:00am

Mansion face deadline

Mansion have until tomorrow to confirm their future in the First Division before the Hong Kong Football Association decides on the fixtures for the new season. Frankwell, meanwhile, have withdrawn from the league altogether. They were supposed to play in the Second Division, but pulled out when team manager Fung Shiu-wai said he was leaving the club.

23 Jul 1996 - 12:00am

Frankwell turn to Ukrainians for Cup

Super Commercial Cup finalists Frankwell will fly the territory's colours - with a little help from their friends - at the Merlion Cup in Singapore in September.

Frankwell will be strengthened by Ukrainian national players if they have their way.

23 Jul 1996 - 12:00am

Strickland's trey lifts Energy

PICTURE the scenario: Seconds left on the clock at Queen Elizabeth Stadium; scores tied at 63-63 and overtime beckoning. Enter Wayman Strickland, last year's Super Commercial Cup Most Valuable Player and star shooter.

23 Jun 1996 - 12:00am

Champions Energy through to final as China suffer semi shock

The Chinese Olympic team suffered a setback in their final tune-up before the Atlanta Olympics when they lost 80-74 to defending champions Energy in last night's Super Commercial Cup semi-final clash at Queen Elizabeth Stadium.

22 Jun 1996 - 12:00am

South Korean Olympic player to face assault charges

South Korean Olympic player Jung Jae-kun appears in Eastern Magistrate this morning facing charges of assault on Ukrainian Dmitri Bazelevski.

Jung faces charges of assault occasioning actual bodily harm after throwing a punch at Bazelevski during a stormy encounter between Bazelevski's Frankwell and the South Korean Olympic team in last Sunday's Super Commercial Cup.

21 Jun 1996 - 12:00am

Venables flies in to vet troubled pitch

England manager Terry Venables arrives in Beijing tomorrow on a mission.

Venables will inspect the suitability of the Workers' Stadium - venue of England's game against the Chinese national squad on May 23 - hoping the pitch will be up not be declared dangerous.

Last season, Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman broke his ankle when his club played there.

1 May 1996 - 12:00am

Caroliners reach Cup semi-final

South China eased into the semi-finals of the Viceroy Cup and added to an already-relegated Frankwell's miserable season by winning 2-0 in their second round game at Mongkok Stadium last night.

30 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Mansion ease relegation worry

Mansion took a giant step away from relegation danger with a 2-0 victory over Club in a First Division match at the Mongkok Stadium last night.

The victory consolidated Mansion's eighth position in the 10-team competition with 20 points, five ahead of ninth placed Frankwell with both teams each having only two outstanding games remaining the second phase.

29 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

Lucky Rangers book Cup semi-final berth

Defending champions Uhlsport Rangers survived a scare before scrapping through to the semi-finals of the San Miguel FA Cup with a penalty shootout victory over Frankwell at the Mongkok Stadium last night.

26 Mar 1996 - 12:00am