Rachael Grinham

Local squash ace Annie Au eyes top four finish at Hong Kong Open

Annie Au stretches to make a shot at last year's Hong Kong Open. Photo: May Tse

Annie Au Wing-chi will be hoping that history repeats itself this week as she targets a last-four spot - and then maybe a place in the final - in the women's singles at the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open.

Thursday, 7 May, 2015, 3:35pm

Au scores milestone victory

Annie Au Wing-chi made history yesterday by becoming the first local player to reach the quarter-finals of the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

HK Open boost for Chan after Macau win

Joey Chan Ho-ling got a boost before this week's Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open after winning her first title of the year at the Macau Open yesterday.

The No 2 seed completed a 11-8, 11-9, 11-5 victory over Aisling Blake of Ireland in the final of the US$16,000 tournament.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Chiu defeat ends HK's hopes in Open, but signs good for next year

Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin failed to break her jinx against England's Vicky Botwright, losing again to the sixth seed in the women's second round at the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Open yesterday.

The 3-0 defeat at Hong Kong Squash Centre was a similar result to last year when Botwright knocked Hong Kong's top player out at the same stage.

9 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

SAR girls thrashed

Hopes of a Hong Kong player winning the Hurghada International Squash 2007 title were shattered by two Egyptian girls last Thursday.

Hong Kong's Elise Ng Jia-yunn and Christina Mak Pui-hin did well to reach the quarter-finals, where they were overwhelmed in straight sets by their more experienced rivals.

14 May 2007 - 12:00am

Grinham dispatches Chiu

Hong Kong squash ace Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin was beaten by Australian Rachel Grinham in the first round of the main draw at the Aqua Nova Grasshopper Cup in Zurich, Switzerland. World number eight Grinham, winner of the Hong Kong Credit Suisse Privilege Ladies Open in September, defeated Chiu 9-1, 9-6, 9-2 to advance into the next round.

24 Nov 2002 - 12:00am