Track rider Diao Xiaojuan won her first gold medal at a World Cup series when she won the women's scratch race in Guadalajara, Mexico.Saturday, 18 January, 2014, 1:53pm
Hong Kong can set its sights on an Olympic gold medal at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro with the opening of a new velodrome in Tseung Kwan O next year, head cycling coach Shen Jinkang predicted yesterday.6 Nov 2012 - 2:46am
Hong Kong's Lee Wai-sze basks in the afterglow with her bronze medal, won in the the women's keirin last Friday. Lee, 25, is hoping improvements in sports science and a 'Chris Hoy imitation' can transform her into a world champion. And she is already thinking about targets in the four years before the next Olympics in Rio.15 Aug 2012 - 11:20pm
Cyclist Sarah Lee Wai-sze can turn bronze into gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Hong Kong coach Shen Jinkang predicted yesterday.
Just two days after her bronze medal winning performance in the keirin, Lee, 25, could only manage 10th place in the sprint, failing to live up to heightened expectations.15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm
Olympic bronze-medal winner Lee Wai-sze will inspire thousands to take up cycling, especially with the HK$600 million Tseung Kwan O velodrome opening next year, coach Shen Jinkang predicted yesterday.15 Aug 2012 - 11:01pm
Let others make the predictions, I don't need the distraction. That is the approach of Hong Kong sprint cyclist Lee Wai-sze, who has been in lockdown mode since her arrival in London as she hones her final preparations.15 Aug 2012 - 10:54pm
The last time thousands of Britons lined The Mall, it was to honour the queen, who was celebrating her diamond jubilee. This time there was no party, with the air filled with disappointment after Mark Cavendish failed to give the hosts the expected gold medal in the men's road race.30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong riders are expected to compete in five events at the London Olympics, one more than at the Beijing Games four years ago, despite a disappointing world championships in Australia last week.10 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong coach Shen Jinkang has played down track cyclist Lee Wai-sze's chances of winning a medal at the Olympic Games in London this summer, despite her impressive performances at last week's test event in the British capital.26 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong cyclist Lee Wai-sze gave another world-class performance at the track World Cup in London last weekend, improving her chances of qualifying for this year's Summer Olympics. Lee, 24, came in second in the women's keirin final, in which the top-class field included world
No 1 Simona Krupeckaite of Lithuania, China's Guo Shuang and Britain's Victoria Pendleton.23 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Lee Wai-sze is set to win her third gold medal at the Asian championships as the city's athletes continued to dominate the medal standings in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
Lee (pictured), who has already won the women's sprint and 500-metre time trial, reached yesterday's keirin final with the best result among the 12 competitors.12 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Lee Wai-sze has kept her Olympic hopes alive after a seventh-place finish in the women's sprint at the World Cup Track Classic in Cali, Colombia, yesterday.4 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Kwok Ho-ting further raised his hopes of reaching next year's London Olympics by clinching the points race in the men's omnium at the World Cup Classic in Cali, Colombia, yesterday.3 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Lee Wai-sze showed she still has a lot to learn on the international scene after a disappointing finish in the women's sprint at the Track World Cup Classic yesterday.23 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
Cycling coach Shen Jinkang saluted teamwork and team spirit as crucial factors in Hong Kong's best result in any sport at any Asian Games.
'All the medals we have won are the result of hard work and intensive training,' said Shen, who masterminded the nine-medal haul - four gold, four silver and one bronze.24 Nov 2010 - 12:00am