Summer Universiade

Kelvin Lam Siu-fai. Photo: Edward Wong

HKTA's bid to regain elite status smashed

An attempt by the Hong Kong Tennis Association to win back the sport's elite status at the Sports Institute and regain millions of dollars in support has been blocked by University Sports Federation of Hong Kong (FISU), who have refused to send a full-strength squad of four players for the 27th Summer Universiade in Russia in July.