Yu Hiu-Tung

HK face battle to avoid the drop

Hong Kong will have to win both today's reverse singles to avoid relegation into the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group Three after ending the first day 2-1 down to Sri Lanka in the play-off at Victoria Park last night.

Sunday, 8 April, 2012, 12:00am

HK mull fielding Yu in Davis Cup reverse singles

Hong Kong might take a huge gamble and field recalled star Yu Hiu-tung for the first of the two reverse singles today after Indonesia took a 2-1 lead by winning the doubles at the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group Two first-round tie at Victoria Park.

12 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Yu to set a Davis Cup record then call it a day

It's the end of the line for Yu Hiu-tung. The Hong Kong ace will set a Davis Cup record tomorrow when he becomes the player with the most number of appearances - 22 - but revealed the tie against Syria at Victoria Park will be his last.

7 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

HK show grit to escape relegation

Cup win lifts hopes of regaining elite status

A dream comeback helped Hong Kong keep their place in group two of the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania zone for another year. The hosts won both reverse singles yesterday to finish 3-2 winners over Lebanon, and officials hope the victory will pave the way for the sport's return to the Sports Institute.

14 Apr 2008 - 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

HK pair face battle against Indonesia

Wayne Wong Wing-luen and Yu Hiu-tung will need to step up to the plate and shoulder the responsibility if Hong Kong are to make any headway against Indonesia when the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania zone group two semi-final tie gets under way in Surabaya tomorrow.

6 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

SAR's youth brigade hold court

Fearless youth will carry the hopes of Hong Kong tennis at the Asian Games in Busan, South Korea, next month.

The Hong Kong Tennis Association have announced that teenagers Brian Hung Lap-hei and Yu Hiu-tung will join John Hui Kin-yip, 24, Wayne Wong, 21, and Tong Ka-po, 21, to form a five-strong squad for the Games.

The selectors have dropped veteran Melvin

15 Aug 2002 - 12:00am