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Rubicon

Lawrence Sullivan, Magician

What I'm listening to: Crossing the Rubicon by Swedish new-wave band The Sounds. It's authentic rock music, but without the rock.

Sunday, 2 October, 2011, 12:00am

Play-off title win ensures Fuji's double dose of glory

FUJI became the first team to complete the U2 Premier League double when they defeated a depleted Rubicon 3-1 to clinch the play-off title at the Hong Kong Squash Centre yesterday.

Fuji had bagged $50,000 for winning the 15-round league competition and they collected another $35,000 for beating Rubicon, who were without Hong Kong champion Faheem Khan.

15 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Fuji back into focus

CHAMPIONS Fuji came back from the brink of defeat to edge a depleted Rubicon in the play-off round of the U2 Premier League at the Hong Kong Squash Centre yesterday and book their place in the finals, writes Norideen Kitchell.

Rubicon were again without number one Faheem Khan, recuperating from a kidney infection which has kept him out of action for almost two months now.

8 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Fuji grab squash title thanks to student hero

STUDENT squash player John Choi Wing-yiu was the toast of the Fuji team who captured the U2 Premier League title in an exciting last round victory over Rubicon at the Hong Kong Cricket Club.

Both Fuji and Rubicon went into the final match of the 15-week competition in joint first position on 52 points, with the championship to be decided by the outcome of the tie.

24 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

Rubicon's woe as Fuji take top title

FUJI capitalised on national champion Faheem Khan's absence to beat a depleted Rubicon on a countback of games at the Hong Kong Football Club yesterday to clinch the U2 Premier League crown.

18 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

Rubicon title bid hit by Khan's absence

HONG KONG champion Faheem Khan's absence could cost his team Rubicon the Premier League crown when they take on Fuji in a top-of-the-table clash at the Hong Kong Cricket Club today.

Khan is having an extended holiday in his native Pakistan after taking part in the Pakistani Open and Dubai Open tournaments and a depleted Rubicon may struggle without their regular number one.

17 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

Top players' absences hit leading two teams hard

JOINT-LEADERS Fuji and Rubicon felt the pinch of being without their Pakistani number ones, Mohammad Sadiq and Faheem Khan, as they went down in their respective U2 Premier League squash matches yesterday.

Sadiq and Khan are in Doha for the Qatar Open and both were missed as Fuji were beaten 5-1 by Perrier while Rubicon lost by the same scoreline to Express News One.

4 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

Perrier flat as Fuji and Rubicon find focus

RUBICON and Fuji shot to the top of the U2 Premier League squash standings yesterday after 6-0 whitewash wins over former humbled overnight leaders Perrier and Hong Kong Football Club respectively.

16 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Perrier still toast of the league

UNDERDOGS Perrier pulled off another upset in the U2 Premier squash League when they toppled defending champions Hong Kong Football Club at Happy Valley yesterday to maintain their pole position in the standings.

18 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

U2 Premier League

AN under-strength Eagle Star line-up extended their lead in the U2 Premier league with a 5-1 home triumph over Rubicon at the Hong Kong Football Club last night, writes Norideen Kitchell.

16 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Club cross the Rubicon

HONG KONG Football Club Eagle Star beat Rubicon 7-6 after a countback and completed the first round of the U2 Premier League at the Hong Kong Squash Centre last night.

But the match went to a countback. Eagle Star's Peter Hill and Ian Hardy each won their rubbers in straight games but Alan Hicks and Joseph Kwok both went down. Kwok's single game in a 1-3 loss proved decisive.

13 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Seeing is believing

A VIDEO brochure for prospective investors in the British property market is being launched by Rubicon Properties International in Hong Kong.

Realising that many Hong Kong purchasers of British properties have never been to Britain, Rubicon has put together professional video guides of prime investment properties.

These are free to interested investors.

22 Sep 1993 - 12:00am