Wing-Luen Wong

King returns with a bang to capture HK crown

Taiwanese-born American Phillip King made a triumphant return by winning the men's singles title at the Hong Kong Champions Cup at the Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club yesterday.

Monday, 19 January, 2009, 12:00am

Champions Cup tennis returns

The Hong Kong Tennis Champions Cup returns this month for three exciting days.

Hosted by the Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club (CWBGCC), the annual tennis extravaganza will be held from January 25 to 27.

The Champions Cup 2008 is divided into four categories: Men's Singles, Men's Doubles, Ladies' Doubles Challenge and Parent & Child Doubles.

11 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Bosalevski joins in as HK brace for Indonesia

Hong Kong's triple-crown champion Goran Bosalevski was named in a six-strong Davis Cup squad who will meet Indonesia in the Asia-Oceania zone group two tie in Jakarta from February 8-10.

11 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

HK likely to lose Davis Cup star

A job in a brokerage firm is likely to rob the city's Davis Cup squad of their star player - Wayne Wong Wing-luen - for the key first-round tie against Indonesia early next year.

11 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Hong Kong keep spot in group two

Hong Kong staved off relegation from group two of the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone by defeating Iran 3-1 in the play-offs in Tehran yesterday. Yu Hiu-tung (pictured) snatched victory in the first match of the reverse singles when he beat Anoosha Shahgholi 6-7 (1-7), 6-2, 6-3, 6-4.

9 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

HK's hopes for Davis Cup dashed

Hong Kong lost their first reverse singles match to Indonesia on Sunday, ending any hope of being promoted to group one of the Davis Cup competition next year.

Henry So Hoh-kong, making his Hong Kong debut, was beaten by Elbert Sie, 6-4, 0-6, 3-6, 3-6, sending Indonesia to the Asia/Oceania Zone group two semi-finals after their 3-1 victory at Victoria Park Centre Court.

15 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

The Sport

Davis Cup Tennis

The Hong Kong team competes against Indonesia in the first round of the Asia/Oceania Zone Group II section of the international tournament. Players include Hong Kong's No 1 men's player, Yu Hiu-tung (right). Today, 2pm, Victoria Park, Tennis Stadium, Causeway Bay, free. Inquiries: 2504 8266 or www.tennishk.org

11 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Late decision serves HK perfectly

A last-minute decision to field in-form Wayne Wong Wing-luen in the doubles with Martin Sayer paid dividends for Hong Kong who took a decisive 2-1 lead in their Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone group two, first-round match against Pacific Oceania yesterday.

12 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

The Event

Davis Cup

Tennis players from seven nations around Asia, including Hong Kong's Wayne Wong (far left), compete in The Asia/Oceania Zone Group III Playoffs. The five-day event ends today, 4pm-10pm, Victoria Park Tennis Courts, Causeway Bay, free. Inquiries: www.tennishk.org

17 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Yu hopes to give HK perfect start in Cup

Left-handed Yu Hiu-tung will hope to kick-start Hong Kong's bid to stay in the Asia-Oceania Zone Group Two next year when he plays the first opening singles against Adelo Abadia of the Philippines in the Davis Cup relegation play-off battle on an indoor clay court in Manila today.

9 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Brown ready to deputise for Wong

Hong Kong's top singles player Wayne Wong has been ruled out of next weekend's Davis Cup home tie against Kuwait. But despite the absence of their big gun, the SAR camp are confident they have sufficient firepower to win the 2004 Asia/Oceania Zone Group II first round match at Victoria Park.

31 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Wong likely to miss Davis Cup tie

Hong Kong ace Wayne Wong is unlikely to figure against Kuwait in the opening round of the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Zone Group Two tie at Victoria Park next month. Wong, who is studying in the United States, has still not replied to inquiries from team officials as to whether he will be available for the February 6-8 encounter.

21 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Videotapes will allow Ling to plot downfall of Taiwan in the final

Upbeat Davis Cup captain Derek Ling will spend the summer in front of his television reviewing a videotape of the other semi-final in the Asia/Oceania Zone Group Two between China and Taiwan - the latter who are Hong Kong's opponents in the final in September in Taipei.

24 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Doubles victory puts HK on top

Hong Kong are one step away from reaching the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group II final after Lu Ling and Brian Hung combined to score a crushing straight-sets doubles victory over Lebanese pair Patrick Chucri and Karim Alayli in Colombo, Sri Lanka, yesterday.

22 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

SAR out to avenge Cup loss

HONG KONG'S TENNIS team will look to avenge their loss at the same stage of the Davis Cup two years ago when they take on Lebanon this weekend.

16 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

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