Hayley Chan Hei-Man

Talking points

Stephen Shiu Yeuk-yuen

Ex-Sex Pistol plays China concerts

Saturday, 30 March, 2013, 3:30am

HKU grants windsurfer Hayley Chan time to practice for Rio Games

Hayley Chan Hei-man

The 22-year-old was first admitted to the arts faculty of the University of Hong Kong in 2010, but she was given a sabbatical to prepare for the 2012 Summer Games in London. Students are usually only granted a maximum two-year extension to complete a three-year degree, meaning she would have had until 2015 to finish her studies.

22 Mar 2013 - 3:36am

Sport Digest, February 3, 2013

Dale Steyn

Pakistan crashed to their lowest test cricket total when they were bowled out for 49 by a South African pace barrage on the second day of the first test at the Wanderers Stadium yesterday. 

3 Feb 2013 - 4:00am

Injured Hayley Chan in race against time

The Hong Kong Windsurfing Association is confdent Hayley Chan Hei-man will be fit in time for the Olympics as she struggles to recover from three broken ribs.

Chan, 21, (pictured) who sacrificed a year's study at the University of Hong Kong to train for the chance to compete in London, suffered a training accident in England earlier this month.

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

From the point of view of a doctor, there are two suspicious circumstances

Health minister Dr York Chow Yat-ngok, expressing suspicions about the death of Tiananmen activist Li Wangyang

No longer will Australia be able to say that dingoes are not dangerous

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton, on a coroner's finding that a wild dog killed her baby in 1980

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Chan may yet make Olympics debut

The Hong Kong Windsurfing Association has not ruled out the possibility of Hayley Chan Hei-man still making her Olympic debut in London after the 21-year-old was discharged from hospital, just over a week after being involved in a collision with a racing dinghy while training.

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

A bad week for ...

Hayley Chan Hei-man

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Broken ribs and dreams

Hayley Chan Hei-man's Olympic dreams have been shattered. A training accident left the Hong Kong windsurfer, pictured, with three broken ribs. She is in hospital in Britain.

7 Jun 2012 - 12:00am