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
Twelve months ago, Able One was supposed to be the pacesetting winner of the $20 million Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile but was taken out at the gates with an injury, and yesterday he was supposed to be the pacesetter with little chance of turning around some sub-par form but the veteran enlisted the help of another in Jeff Lloyd and gave John Moore a shock win.12 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
This week, we are going to work on our shoulders. The shoulders are one of the most important muscle groups, protecting you from injury during contact sports such as basketball and rugby. Proper training will help you build chest and back muscles.18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
South African Jeff Lloyd was cleared yesterday morning of any ongoing injury after his fall from Be Grateful on Wednesday night.
Be Grateful suffered a serious bleeding attack and collapsed at the 200-metre mark in the second race, giving Lloyd a hard enough tumble that he was stood down from his remaining rides after complaining of neck pains.15 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Apprentice Ben So Tik-hung has probably exhausted his share of inexperience points with his second breach of the reasonable and permissible measures rule, particularly in the current climate of crackdowns on serious misjudgments on riding.23 Mar 2011 - 12:00am