Li Na, China’s first grand slam champion, will take on former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the BNP Paribas Showdown at Hong Kong’s AsiaWorld-Arena next March 4.Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 6:02pm
Few school friends spend as much time together as Brian Yeung Pak-long and Kevin Wong Chun-hun, two Grade 10 Diocesan Boys' School students.
They see each other almost every day - at school and after school; even abroad, as roommates, they stick together. What links them is nothing bigger than a tennis ball.17 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
After a year of hard work for players and referees, the Hong Kong Junior Tennis Series 2010 came to an end at Victoria Park Tennis Centre Court on Saturday.16 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Name: Lorraine Cheung Lok-hei
School: Maryknoll Convent School
Grade: Form Three
Achievements: Lorraine, 14, took part in the World Junior Tennis 2006 in Indonesia in May last year, where the Hong Kong team finished 12th. She also played in the East Asian Championship for 14 and under in Thailand in March.21 May 2007 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong girls' under-16 team will need to be at their best if they are to achieve their goal of reaching the quarter-finals of the ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Federation Cup which starts in Barcelona, Spain, today.27 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's tennis juniors take on some of the world's top young talent in the Hong Kong Open Junior Championships starting on Saturday at the Sports Institute in Sha Tin.
The competition, held until October 19, is part of the on going annual ITF Junior Circuit which sees top international under-18 players compete for world-ranking points.9 Oct 2003 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Davis Cup tie with Lebanon, one of the casualties of the pneumonia outbreak, will be rescheduled, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) has ruled. The Asia-Oceania Zone Group II second-round tie, originally scheduled from April 4-6 at Victoria Park, was called off after the Lebanese cancelled their hotel bookings.16 Apr 2003 - 12:00am
It is a busy week for Hong Kong's top juniors who will be taking part in a highly-competitive swimming meet as well as a top tennis tournament.
Hong Kong's top age group swimmers will be among 310 swimmers competing in the Asian Age Group Meet.17 May 1996 - 12:00am
THE International Tennis Federation (ITF) has been forced into an embarrassing climbdown less than a week after backing a bid to create a new professional tour.3 Aug 1995 - 12:00am
LOCAL tennis ace Willy Chan Lee missed a golden opportunity for double honours in the Hong Kong Open Junior Championships when she lost in both the singles and doubles final to Japanese rival Saori Obata.17 Mar 1995 - 12:00am