Jiang Huajun

Lee comes up short, but Hong Kong assured of bronze

Amputee Nathalia Partyka and Katarzyna Grzybowska of Poland in action against HK's Jiang Huajun and Lee Ho-ching. Photo: EPA

Youngster Lee Ho-ching fell agonisingly short of realising her World Championships dream when she and partner Jiang Tianyi were narrowly beaten in the quarter-finals of the mixed doubles semi-finals in Paris yesterday.

Saturday, 18 May, 2013, 4:34am

Asian Cup to showcase top players in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's Tie Yana has won the Asian Cup before and will be looking for home support this time around. Photo: Felix Wong

The Asian Cup will feature the top 16 men's and women's singles players in the region, who will be vying for US$100,000 in prize money. Each country will be allowed to send a maximum of two players in each category.

28 Feb 2013 - 4:56am

Jiang finds form to take team through

Olympian Jiang Huajun's recovery from a slow start was a key factor in revitalising Hong Kong's medal hopes and helping the women's table tennis team finish top of their group to reach the quarter-finals at the world championships in Dortmund, Germany.

30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Defeated Tie and Jiang still Hong Kong's top doubles pair

Hong Kong will keep faith in the women's doubles pair of Tie Yana and Jiang Huajun, despite their defeat in the semi-final of the pro tour grand final yesterday.

The second seeds lost to Kim Kyung-ah and Park Mi-young of South Korea in a seven-game thriller at Tap Seac Multisport Pavilion, which ended Hong Kong's hopes of reaching the final for the first time.

13 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Jiang ready for pro tour finals after earning spot

Youngster Jiang Tianyi will spearhead Hong Kong's challenge at this week's pro tour grand finals in Macau.

The 21-year-old finished ninth in the pro-tour year-end rankings, ahead of Olympians Cheung Yuk and Li Ching, who ended 11th and 13th respectively.

9 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Jiang qualifies for HK team at world champs

Leading women's table tennis player Jiang Huajun has been cleared to represent Hong Kong at the world championships in Zagreb, Croatia.

24 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Jiang climbs new heights

Hong Kong's Jiang Huajun has jumped 18 places in the world rankings as a result of her outstanding performance in the Kuwait Open last month.

8 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Jiang beats Guo to reach final

Hong Kong's Jiang Huajun stormed through to the women's singles final at the US$200,000 Kuwait Open yesterday after narrowly defeating Guo Yan of China 4-3 in a thrilling seven-set match in Kuwait City.

It was the first time that Jiang had beaten Guo in a pro tour world ranking event.

25 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Jiang claims top scalp

Hong Kong's Jiang Huajun pulled off one of the biggest upsets of recent times in the women's game by ousting reigning world and Olympic champion Zhang Yining of China in the singles at the Kuwait Open yesterday. Jiang, a former member of the China team who moved to Hong Kong in October, beat the world number one 4-2 in the second-round match.

24 Feb 2006 - 12:00am