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Fu hoping to turn back the clock

Marco Fu Ka-chun hopes to bring back the good old days when he competes in the 2009 Premier League which begins tomorrow.

Wednesday, 2 September, 2009, 12:00am

Kennedy, Chan eye Classic glory

Noel Kennedy and Ken Chan Ken-che will be out for glory again this weekend in the Hong Kong International Classic, which this year has been expanded to include a women's competition.

6 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

You Bet

Germany and Portugal served up a cracking contest to kick off the Euro 2008 quarter-finals and the stage is set for a dramatic finale to the last eight when Spain face Italy in Vienna tomorrow night.

21 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

New tournament for schools

Meanwhile, in the other SAR ...

Several Macau schools have joined forces in an effort to improve the quality of sports competition in the region. Sheng Kung Hui, Macao Fong Chong School and the International School of Macao (TIS) announced the formation of a new sports league last week.

5 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Hundreds gear up for dream trip to Germany

The chance to go to Germany and play in the finals of one of the biggest-ever youth football competitions proved irresistible to hundreds of junior players who have signed up for this weekend's adidas +Challenge extravaganza at Mongkok Stadium.

25 May 2006 - 12:00am

A smaller pitch, a bigger challenge

First division players Au Wai-lun and Leung Tsz-chun teamed up with singer Patrick Tang Kin-wan and members of the public to demonstrate the unique format that will be used in next month's adidas '+Challenge' youth football tournament.

24 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

2 minutes with...

Hong Kong's top woman squash player, Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin, will be competing in this month's Buler Challenge Cup with her confidence boosted after reaching number 16 in the world. That's the highest ranking held by a local. The Asian Games gold medallist will be hoping to do well in the Cup , but faces tough opposition from Ireland's Madeline Perry and Wales' Tegwen Malik.

6 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Continental look

A NEW Scottish Premiership would have 12 teams from the year 2000 and may operate a revolutionary split season with a winter break if the top 10 clubs' applications to retire from the Scottish League are accepted.

21 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Business is pleasure

The Ericsson Corporate Golf League Hong Kong is part of a regional league involving tournaments in five Southeast Asian countries.

28 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Trying times for new format

Try and try again. This seems to have been the thinking when the format of this tournament was planned.

Rugby World Cup (RWC) Ltd officials, after sitting down to devise a fair method for the three-day event, have come up with a complicated preliminary round system which has been roundly criticised by most people and which came close to being changed at one stage.

21 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

Horner set to make assault on number one spot

ENGLAND'S Suzanne Horner is ready for an assault on Michelle Martin's world number one spot at the Pak Fah Yeow World Women's Squash Championships, starting today at the Hong Kong Squash Centre.

World number two Horner is a massive 900-odd points behind Australian Martin in the world rankings.

25 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Revamp to give Sixes smashing final day

A NEW format will be used for the final day of the Hong Kong Cricket Sixes - almost eliminating the series of ''dead'' matches that plagued last year's inaugural tournament.

19 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Street ball set to take over

STREET basketball is set to take the territory by storm this weekend when the inaugural Reebok Blacktop three-on-three series gets underway at Victoria Park.

A total of 96 amateur teams will take part in under 16 and under 19 categories in the region's first three-on-three challenge.

17 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Junior tennis series underway

THE K-Swiss Junior Tennis Series qualifying rounds for the various categories have got underway at three venues around the territory.

24 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

HK tournament may be expanded

THE Hongkong Sevens could one day be modified into a three-day competition with an increase in the number of teams competing.

But there will be no tampering with the existing format until at least 1995, said Stuart Leckie, chairman of the Hongkong Rugby Football Union.

19 Feb 1993 - 12:00am