Junior Tennis

Miss Manners on and off the tennis court

In her age group, Jamie Wong Hei-tung is quite tall. But what makes the 1.7-metre girl stand out is not only her height, but also her manners on the court.

Tuesday, 10 January, 2012, 12:00am

Lorraine targets top 250 spot

Name: Lorraine Cheung Lok-hei

School: Maryknoll Convent School

Grade: Form Three

Sport: Tennis

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

Positive attitude key to success

Name: Ronald Chow Chun-chiu

Age: 18

Sport: tennis

School: Diocesan Boys' School

Achievements: Ronald is currently the number three 18-and-under player in Hong Kong, and ranked 186 in the world junior rankings.

26 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Junior ranking begins

Sports manufacturers Nike have introduced Hong Kong's first junior tennis ranking to encourage participation in more tournaments.

The inaugural rankings will consist of top 10 players in both boys and girls categories.

Currently the top male Hong Kong player is Wayne Wong Wing-luen, who has 133 points and the top female player is Tong Ka-po with 950 points.

27 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

Junior stars get big chance

The cream of the SAR's junior players will compete in next month's K-Swiss Hong Kong National Junior Tennis Championships at Victoria Park.

Aspiring players will have the chance to show their worth and, as in previous years, it is expected most of the SAR's best junior players will take part.

23 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Busy week for juniors

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

Junior tennis series underway

THE K-Swiss Junior Tennis Series qualifying rounds for the various categories have got underway at three venues around the territory.

24 Mar 1993 - 12:00am