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Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

Short Sport, December 30, 2012

A penalty scored by captain Yin Hongbo in injury-time gave Guangdong a 1-0 victory in the first leg of the 35th Guangdong-Hong Kong Cup soccer tournament in Huizhou yesterday.

Sunday, 30 December, 2012, 4:58am

Wild Oats XI wins Sydney-to-Hobart yacht race in record time

Supermaxi Wild Oats XI smashed its own record time by nearly 17 minutes in Australia's Sydney to Hobart ocean yacht race yesterday, taking line honours ahead of Ragamuffin-Loyal.

29 Dec 2012 - 3:35am

Controversy hits Sydney to Hobart yacht race as Wind Thing banned

The Sydney to Hobart yacht race got off to a controversial start yesterday with fancied supermaxi Wild Thing ruled out at the last minute due to paperwork issues.

27 Dec 2012 - 4:30am

Talking points

Boxing Day launch for high-speed railway

24 Dec 2012 - 3:58am

Sydney-Hobart beckons China Sea Race winner

On Boxing Day, Geoff Hill will be at the helm of Genuine Risk and lined up with the rest of a large fleet for the start of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. He will be hoping it is a case of lucky 13 for him.

22 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

26 boats to celebrate 50th year of China Sea Race

The spirit of yachting is alive and kicking in the city with 26 boats set to take the rum line from Hong Kong to Subic Bay in the Philippines tomorrow to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Rolex China Sea Race.

3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

A good week for ...

Henry Tang Ying-yen

1 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Ingvall seen as threat to Wharington record

Grant Wharington's seven-year-old record will be at risk when the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club's VinaCapital Hong Kong to Vietnam Race gets under way today.

The Singapore-based raider, Audi Ultra, is expected to take line honours and smash Wharington's old time of 42 hours 45 minutes and 41 seconds under two-time world champion Ludde Ingvall.

19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Pryde braced for tough challenge in dash to Vietnam

Top Australian sailor Ludde Ingvall could give leading Hong Kong counterpart Neil Pryde a run for his money when the China Coast Race Week gets underway tomorrow off the south of Hong Kong Island.

13 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Stewart's Cloud team win Four Peaks race

Cloud, skippered by Tristan Stewart, won the Aberdeen Boat Club's Four Peaks race in 19 hours and 17 minutes yesterday. The race, which combines sailing and running, was one of the fastest in years as northeasterly winds aided the 15 yachts in dry but cold conditions.

28 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

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