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Injury

Australian Bernard Tomic withdraws in rain-delayed French Open

Troubled Australian star Bernard Tomic suffered another setback in his faltering career yesterday when he quit his French Open first round match with an injury.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 5:46am

Andy Murray may miss French Open after injury forces Rome pullout

World No2 Andy Murray may miss the French Open after a long-term back injury forced him to quit the Rome Masters.

"I'd be very surprised if I was playing in Paris," a subdued Murray said after retiring from a second-round start at the Foro Italico, handing a 6-3, 6-7 (5-7) win to Spain's Marcel Granollers.

17 May 2013 - 3:32am

'Make me believe in Linsanity again'

I have a friend whose nickname is the "General", so called because of his propensity to command us to drink shots and chase girls. When we were children, the "General" used to mail-order VHS tapes of every Bulls game from some shady outfit in France because that was the only way he could watch Michael Jordan in Hong Kong.

7 May 2013 - 5:06am

Employers and insurers hire private eyes to probe sick-leave scams

The managing director of investigation firm Verity Consulting, Kelvin Ko Chiu, said sick leave claims involving private companies and their insurers now accounted for more than 50 per cent of his cases, up from 20 per cent 10 years ago when he entered the profession.

2 May 2013 - 7:25am

Injured workers, and widows, face long wait for payouts

When construction worker Yu Yiu-wing went to work on October 25 last year, he could not have expected an accident to put him out of work for the next six months, and counting.

28 Apr 2013 - 7:25am

Kobe declares season over with 'probable' torn Achilles

Kobe Bryant declared his season over after scoring 34 points before leaving the game with a likely torn Achilles tendon, as the Los Angeles Lakers kept their play-off hopes alive with a 118-116 win over Golden State.

14 Apr 2013 - 4:44am

This time, Masquerader can deliver on the dirt

Masquerader has sucked punters in with his slick dirt trial displays before, but it seems the former top-class juvenile is ready to live up to his promise - at least on the all-weather track.

The Tony Millard-trained four-year-old produced another smooth trial win on Sha Tin's inner circuit on Friday and looks set for start in two weeks over the same course.

24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Suen to finish term despite injury

Education Secretary Michael Suen Ming-yeung left hospital yesterday nursing a fractured right arm - his latest health problem - but determined to stay in office until his term ends on June 30.

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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