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Trevor Gregory

HKRFU needs to rethink its Sevens ticketing policy

As the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union asks for public money for a new stadium, it will provide fewer Sevens tickets for the public next year.

Tuesday, 26 March, 2013, 5:22am 7 comments

Union chief hails sevens teams for spreading gospel

Gregory yesterday praised all 28 teams competing in the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens for taking the time to get involved with the local community. The HKRFU estimates that nearly 10,000 children would come in contact with the world's leading players before the event kicks off on Friday, and stressed this interaction was a key part of the success of the Hong Kong Sevens.

20 Mar 2013 - 4:41am

Full-time contracts incentive for Hong Kong sevens players

Hong Kong Rugby Football Union chairman Trevor Gregory said yesterday the board of directors has already decided to throw its full support behind the sevens squad if they are successful in clinching one of three spots available at the qualifying tournament at the London Sevens in May.

13 Mar 2013 - 11:08am

Hong Kong rugby chief spells out grand vision

Rugby league and even American football are on the cards once the state-of-the-art 50,000-seater stadium is built at Kai Tak, says the enterprising Hong Kong Rugby Football Union.

18 Nov 2012 - 3:55am

Hong Kong face Rugby World Cup qualifying test run in Dubai

Hong Kong will take on two of the best tier-three nations in the world, Belgium and Zimbabwe, in the Emirates Airlines Cup of Nations next month in Dubai in what is really a test of their ability to win a repechage match and qualify for the 2015 World Cup (15-a-side).

14 Nov 2012 - 1:12am

Who said it?

Hongkongers are clear-headed. We know that we cannot be independent

Professor Chan Kin-man dismisses claims that pro-independence sentiment is growing in the city

 

Even the future of the Hong Kong Sevens is at stake

26 Oct 2012 - 2:10am

HKRFU chairman urges government not to abandon Kai Tak stadium plan

Top rugby official Trevor Gregory has urged the government to unequivocally back building the Kai Tak sports hub so that the ambition of hosting games in the 2019 Rugby World Cup can be kept alive.

26 Oct 2012 - 3:06am

Hong Kong Sevens expanded to 28 teams

The world's most popular sevens tournament has become even bigger with next year's Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens expanded to a record 28 teams in a move to smooth a new qualifying pathway for the world series.

20 Sep 2012 - 1:37am

Surface tension over turf state

A long-term solution to remedy a substandard pitch at Hong Kong Stadium is urgently needed if the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens is to maintain its top-dog status, leading official Trevor Gregory has warned.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Ballot loss could scupper World Cup hosting hopes

A broken 'gentleman's agreement' has strained relations between Hong Kong and Japan, and could jeopardise the former's bid to host a few games - or even a pool - of the 2019 Rugby World Cup after local boss Trevor Gregory lost his bid to become Asia's representative on the International Rugby Board.

3 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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