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NFL propaganda would shame the most patriotic Beijing cadres

While another edition of the American colossus known as the Super Bowl is officially behind us, the good folks who brought you this corporate orgy masquerading as a football game have decided that domestic consumption is nice and all, but the world is much bigger than Bat

Sunday, 11 February, 2007, 12:00am

Sports Quiz

1. What is the racehorse name most often rejected by Britain's Jockey Club?

2. Who were the first British soccer club to enter the European Cup?

3. In what famous European sports ground is Hill 16?

4. Who are the current Australian Football League champions?

24 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Come rain or shine, Super Bowl has a special appeal

There are certain things that are routine chores in perpetuating life. Eating, drinking, breathing. These are things we never question; we just do. It's the same thing with the Super Bowl. Why do we watch it? We just do.

2 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Come rain or shine, Super Bowl has a special appeal

There are certain things that are routine chores in perpetuating life. Eating, drinking, breathing. These are things we never question; we just do. It's the same thing with the Super Bowl. Why do we watch it? We just do.

1 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Steelers put new face on Super Bowl

The Pittsburgh Steelers held defending champions the Baltimore Ravens to three first downs in three quarters, harassed quarterback Elvis Grbac into numerous mistakes and advanced to the AFC championship with a 27-10 rout on Sunday.

22 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

NFL dream match-up a possibility

United States football fans are bracing themselves for the National Football League (NFL) season climax with divisional playoffs, or quarter-finals, due to start this weekend.

Philadelphia play at Chicago and Oakland visit New England tomorrow. Baltimore play at Pittsburgh and Green Bay travel to St Louis on Sunday.

18 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

Everything's roses for broker with a nose

We're pleased to say that even in the highly depressed circumstances of the moment, there's the odd happy tale to show that all is not quite lost.

27 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Going crackers with the cheeseheads

Sports fans know there are few things as important in life as a big game.

And for Hong Kong's American community few games get bigger than yesterday's Super Bowl XXXI, in which the Green Bay Packers beat the New England Patriots 35-21.

Among the Packers fans cheering on their team was bar manager Stephanie Hogan.

28 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

All eyes on reappearing act by Magic

AT the start of last week you'd have thought the main live sporting event of the week would be highly predictable - the Super Bowl being a blowout win for the NFC team over the AFC.

In the event it was a pleasant surprise to be wrong on both counts.

5 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

Wharf Cable Super Bowl deal hits majority

ONLY those households which have subscribed to Wharf Cable will be able to watch the Super Bowl finals on Monday at home - cutting out the majority of American football fans in the territory.

TVB has broadcast the increasingly popular sports event for the past 10 years, but this year Wharf made an agreement with American broadcasters for the supply of footage.

29 Jan 1994 - 12:00am