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The US Open

Serena harnessing HK talent

US Open champion and world number one Serena Williams will be using local talent to help demonstrate her awesome power and skill at Victoria Park on Saturday.

Thursday, 12 September, 2002, 12:00am

Top tournament blackout unacceptable

I was annoyed to learn that Star Sports was not going to show the semi-finals and finals of the US Open tennis live in Hong Kong.

It decided it would show them days later. Star Sports began showing the earlier rounds live on August 28 and then it dropped the most important matches without explanation or apology.

20 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Station must listen to viewers

The decision by the programming staff at STAR Sports to delay the start of the broadcast of the South Africa v New Zealand third rugby test on Sunday, September 1, was a correct one given the late finish of the US Open tennis.

6 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

In-form Hui keeps HK's flag flying

JOHN Hui kept Hong Kong's presence alive at the US Open when, together with Japan's Yaoki Ishi, he entered the quarter-finals of the boy's under-18 doubles tournament yesterday.

Hui and Ishi defeated the number one seeds in the boy's juniors, Venezuelans Kepler Orellana and Yohny Ronero, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

8 Sep 1995 - 12:00am