For young shuttler Fu Mingtian, the Olympic Games remain her biggest target - just like her famous cousin, Fu Mingxia, who won four Olympic diving gold medals for China.Saturday, 18 February, 2012, 12:00am
If China scored a fluke with its clean sweep of all 10 diving gold medals on offer at last week's world aquatics championships, the next occasion will be the result of careful planning.1 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
China were last night only two gold medals shy of all 10 available in the diving events in the Fina World Championships at Shanghai's Oriental Sports Centre. China missed this historic feat by only one gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and by three at the 2009 world championships in Rome.23 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Diving queen Guo Jingjing has decided to retire, ending speculation about her future and the possibility of her competing at next year's Olympic Games in London.
Zhou Jihong, head of the China diving team, said in a CCTV interview that Guo (pictured), 29, was preparing papers for her retirement.24 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
Phelps sets record for the most golds won by an athlete at a single Games; China secures biggest single-day gold medals haul, taking tally to a record
China celebrated its greatest day in Olympic history as diving diva Guo Jingjing led a remarkable haul of eight gold medals to pile the pressure on the US for sporting supremacy.18 Aug 2008 - 12:00am
There must be something about the sport of diving. Guo Jingjing and Tian Liang may be filling the tabloid pages now but before them Fu Mingxia made arguably even bigger waves when she wed former financial secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung about two years ago.3 Feb 2005 - 12:00am
Event: Women's 3m Springboard6 Sep 2004 - 12:00am
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Fu Mingxia says newly crowned diving queen Guo Jingjing outshone her even back in 1996.
In an hour-long documentary broadcast on TVB last night, Ms Fu, now the wife of former financial secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung and mother of their 18-month old daughter, also said her training had been very tough.31 Aug 2004 - 12:00am
Lexus leung rides again
Hong Kong's most elusive man seems to have finally come up for air. Antony Leung Kam-chung has barely been spotted in Hong Kong since the mid-December decision not to prosecute him over the car-gate scandal.13 Feb 2004 - 12:00am
SAR's occasional reworking of names and places in the news continues with:
Teresa Cheung Siu-wai - Sauciest when I argue
Nicholas Tse - Listen, chaos
Antony Leung, Fu Mingxia - Untaxing, gainful money
Excelsior Hotel - Hello, erotic sex?
Article twenty three - The elite tyrant crew27 Feb 2003 - 12:00am
Our image-conscious Financial Secretary, Antony Leung Kam-chung (below), is determined to show he is one of the people when his wife gives birth at the end of this month and - oh, baby - is it costing him.
Eschewing pricey-looking private clinics, he has booked Olympic missus Fu Mingxia into the proles' favourite, the government-run Queen Mary Hospital.13 Feb 2003 - 12:00am
Nanjing-based newspaper the Yangtze Evening Post, issued an apology to Financial Secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung in last night's edition for publishing a fictitious 'exclusive' interview with him.16 Dec 2002 - 12:00am
Financial Secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung has never responded to speculation his wife, Olympic diving gold medallist Fu Mingxia, is pregnant. But now the couple (above) have been spotted stocking up on maternity wear, SAR reckons a happy announcement is around the corner.2 Dec 2002 - 12:00am
Golf is a good walk spoilt, especially when you are trailing behind Financial Secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung and his young wife, Olympic diving gold medallist Fu Mingxia.
At Shek O golf course last Sunday, the recently married couple spent so much time cooing at each other that play apparently slowed to quite a crawl.10 Oct 2002 - 12:00am
Surprise congratulations from a student in Canada left renowned orator Mr Leung momentarily tongue-tied.
During a briefing by the financial secretary to 150 students from Hong Kong on the latest developments in the SAR, a young member of the audience rose and lightened the tone.2 Oct 2002 - 12:00am