Sports hub

Hong Kong needs to find its can-do spirit for sports hub

The proposed sports hub in Kai Tak. Photo: SCMP

It's no secret, says Dubai Sports City general manager Maqbul Dudhia, that the tiny desert sheikhdom harbours big ambitions of hosting the Olympic Games.

Sunday, 16 December, 2012, 4:09am

Kai Tak sports hub shouldn't be broken up, consultants advise

An artist's impression of the proposed Kai Tai sports hub.

A consultancy study suggested a sports hub at Kai Tak should be built as a comprehensive complex instead of dividing it into separate elements, lawmakers heard yesterday.

25 Oct 2012 - 3:17am

Kai Tak needs its sports facilities

This time, unlike national education, the government might be better off sticking to the original plan. Photo: Nora Tam

You can't say our government does not learn from its mistakes. They just make new ones by taking home the wrong lesson. Out of the blue, a government housing adviser said a long-planned giant sports complex in Kai Tak should be removed to Lantau.

24 Oct 2012 - 2:19am 5 comments

Sports officials angry over plan to move Kai Tak stadium

Proposed design for the new Kai Tak sport hub.

A leading sports official has warned that the sports community will "take to the streets" if the government moves a long- and eagerly awaited sports hub from its proposed site at Kai Tak.

23 Oct 2012 - 10:52am 8 comments