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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
Nine players, including three key forwards, were given time off training last night as double-seeking Altus Kowloon desperately try to recuperate and recover in time for Saturday's Grand Championship final against Newedge Club at King's Park.29 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Ahead of a whirlwind return from injury that will see him riding work on Monday, Brett Prebble has written to the Jockey Club to categorically deny reports he will finish in Hong Kong at the end of the season in July.25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Trainer Michael Chang Chun-wai knows the one disappointment in yesterday's second-start victor Ultimate Winners is that he probably won't get to show just how good he really is after missing last season with injury.9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am