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Continental fare the order of the day

IN the battle for regional TV ratings there are few better weapons than the Premier League.

Friday, 30 October, 1998, 12:00am

Continental fare the order of the day

IN the battle for regional TV ratings there are few better weapons than the Premier League.

That's why Wharf Sports splashed out a fortune to snare Hong Kong rights to the Monday night game (plus selected midweek games). As they already had the Saturday and Sunday rights this gave Wharf a stranglehold on coverage of the English league.

30 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Anguished Tikhonov in fitness fight

INFLUENTIAL Russian skipper Andrei Tikhonov faces a battle to be fit in time for tomorrow's Carlsberg Cup Lunar New Year tournament final after injuring himself during Friday's win over Yugoslavia.

The young Russians shot down the 1995 Carlsberg Cup champions, winning the penalty shootout 6-5 after the teams were level 1-1 at the end of normal time.

9 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Self-assured Slavs shoot for the moon

Yugoslavia were bubbling with confidence, while struggling Switzerland warned that they should not be underestimated, as the pair of former Carlsberg Cup holders arrived for the Lunar New Year tournament.

5 Feb 1997 - 12:00am