• Mon
  • Jul 28, 2014
  • Updated: 11:51pm

Nagoya Grampus

Sports Quiz

1. Who is the only golfer to have won each of the four Majors more than once each?

2. Who said golf is a good walk spoiled?

3. What was unusual about Mursyid Effendi's goal in the 1998 Tiger Cup match between Thailand and Indonesia?

Sunday, 15 June, 2003, 12:00am

Da Silva strikes out Happy Valley

HAPPY Valley coach Chan Hung-ping admitted his team were always facing a losing battle after the local side were dumped out of the Asian Cup-Winners' Championship by J-League side Nagoya Grampus Eight last night.

17 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

J-League visitors ordered to keep out

Angry Nagoya Grampus Eight officials were yesterday fuming after being denied permission to use the Hong Kong Stadium for training in preparation for tonight's Asian Cup-Winners' Championship clash against Happy Valley.

16 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Ku and Tempest lead Caroliners past Eastern

First Division title contenders South China warmed up to their tough assignment in next week's Asian Cup Winners' Cup quarter-finals when they defeated old rivals Eastern 2-0 at Mongkok Stadium last night.

4 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Lineker: broken right toe

FORMER England captain Gary Lineker of the Nagoya Grampus Eight will be sidelined for the rest of the season for intensive treatment of a broken right toe, a team spokesman said.

The 1986 World Cup top goal-scorer, who underwent surgery on the toe in England last December, returned to Britain yesterday en route to Chicago for the treatment.

5 Nov 1993 - 12:00am

Lineker HK match

GARY-MANIA hit Hongkong yesterday when around 6,000 $100 tickets for the exhibition match between Eastern and Gary Lineker's Nagoya Grampus Eight at Mongkok on March 21 sold out within an hour at the South China Athletic Association and the Hongkong FA headquarters at Ho Man Tin. Around 2,000 $90 tickets are still available.

9 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Squabbling is not what sport's about

IN a momentous week for sport, what has been the big story in Hongkong? The answer, sadly and unavoidably, is politics - hardly for the first time and most certainly not for the last.

28 Feb 1993 - 12:00am