Mathew Scott

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Hong Kong Masters: Denis Lynch ‘over the moon’ as he scales new heights to win grand prix
  • He wins aboard 12-year-old Chablis in the marquee event of the Longines Hong Kong Masters
17 Feb 2019 - 10:12PM
Hong Kong Masters: Denis Lynch ‘over the moon’ as he scales new heights to win grand prix
  • He wins aboard 12-year-old Chablis in the marquee event of the Longines Hong Kong Masters
Brave new world: Asia holds its first online sale of horse embryos in Hong Kong
  • 16 lots of still unborn progeny sold, attracting bids of up to HK$367,770 on the sidelines of the Longines Masters of Hong Kong
15 Feb 2019 - 11:21PM
Brave new world: Asia holds its first online sale of horse embryos in Hong Kong
  • 16 lots of still unborn progeny sold, attracting bids of up to HK$367,770 on the sidelines of the Longines Masters of Hong Kong
Chinese fighter Han Zihao faces date with Muay Thai destiny as he faces his idol Nong-O for One world title

Han moved to Thailand as a youngster to learn his craft

15 Feb 2019 - 3:23PM
Chinese fighter Han Zihao faces date with Muay Thai destiny as he faces his idol Nong-O for One world title

Han moved to Thailand as a youngster to learn his craft

CBD: the people who understand the potential of medicinal marijuana, and the officials who don’t

Cannabidiol is not psychoactive, so it does not make the user high. There is growing recognition of its benefits, but most governments, including Hong Kong’s, are in no hurry to approve the use of medicinal cannabis.

1 Jan 2019 - 2:00AM
CBD: the people who understand the potential of medicinal marijuana, and the officials who don’t

Cannabidiol is not psychoactive, so it does not make the user high. There is growing recognition of its benefits, but most governments, including Hong Kong’s, are in no hurry to approve the use of medicinal cannabis.

Bi Nguyen signs with One Championship: ‘Killer Bee’ becomes latest sensation to join fast-expanding promotion

Nguyen became popular in the US after appearing on a reality TV series

6 Dec 2018 - 12:39PM
Bi Nguyen signs with One Championship: ‘Killer Bee’ becomes latest sensation to join fast-expanding promotion

Nguyen became popular in the US after appearing on a reality TV series

UFC 235: China’s Zhang Weili inches closer to title shot as she signs on to face Tecia Torres in Las Vegas

Chinese fighter is on an 18-fight win streak

UFC’s star attraction: ring girl of the year Red Dela Cruz on the responsibilities of her fame

The 25-year-old was named ring girl of the year at a Hong Kong awards ceremony

29 Nov 2018 - 9:09PM
UFC’s star attraction: ring girl of the year Red Dela Cruz on the responsibilities of her fame

The 25-year-old was named ring girl of the year at a Hong Kong awards ceremony

UFC Beijing results: Francis Ngannou beats Curtis Blaydes by TKO in 45 seconds and roars ‘I’m back’

‘The Predator’ snaps two-fight losing streak with quick win to put himself back in heavyweight title picture, as China’s Song Yadong and Li Jingliang shine

25 Nov 2018 - 7:10PM
UFC Beijing results: Francis Ngannou beats Curtis Blaydes by TKO in 45 seconds and roars ‘I’m back’

‘The Predator’ snaps two-fight losing streak with quick win to put himself back in heavyweight title picture, as China’s Song Yadong and Li Jingliang shine

UFC Beijing results: Zhang Weili submits Jessica Aguilar at Fight Night 141 to announce herself as title threat

Chinese strawweight wows the Cadillac Arena by submitting Jessica Aguilar via arm bar, and calls for a top-five opponent next

30 Nov 2018 - 9:00AM
UFC Beijing results: Zhang Weili submits Jessica Aguilar at Fight Night 141 to announce herself as title threat

Chinese strawweight wows the Cadillac Arena by submitting Jessica Aguilar via arm bar, and calls for a top-five opponent next

UFC Beijing: Zhang Weili, the bully-bashing hole jumper, vows to put on a show for China

The Hebei native who used to ‘make the bullies run’ at school plans to win her second UFC fight in ‘spectacular fashion’

24 Nov 2018 - 1:38AM
UFC Beijing: Zhang Weili, the bully-bashing hole jumper, vows to put on a show for China

The Hebei native who used to ‘make the bullies run’ at school plans to win her second UFC fight in ‘spectacular fashion’

UFC Beijing: China performance institute will make us an MMA super power, says Li ‘The Leech’ Jingliang

Li Jingliang, who faces David Zawada on Saturday, says the UFC can ‘show Chinese fighters the right way’ with new state-of-the-art Shanghai complex

23 Nov 2018 - 3:48PM
UFC Beijing: China performance institute will make us an MMA super power, says Li ‘The Leech’ Jingliang

Li Jingliang, who faces David Zawada on Saturday, says the UFC can ‘show Chinese fighters the right way’ with new state-of-the-art Shanghai complex

Francis Ngannou has put his demons to sleep – now he must do the same to Curtis Blaydes at UFC Beijing

Heavyweight star says he carried Stipe Miocic loss into much-criticsed fight with Derek Lewis, but vows everyone ‘will see the Ngannou you saw before’

22 Nov 2018 - 10:44PM
Francis Ngannou has put his demons to sleep – now he must do the same to Curtis Blaydes at UFC Beijing

Heavyweight star says he carried Stipe Miocic loss into much-criticsed fight with Derek Lewis, but vows everyone ‘will see the Ngannou you saw before’

UFC in China: plans revealed to open state-of-the-art performance complex in Shanghai
The world of MMA has shifted on its axis, and everyone is now noticing One Championship

The Asia-based organisation has made massive gains on UFC in recent weeks

11 Nov 2018 - 1:01PM
The world of MMA has shifted on its axis, and everyone is now noticing One Championship

The Asia-based organisation has made massive gains on UFC in recent weeks

Demetrious Johnson happy to be getting the respect he deserves in One Championship; new stars to get first chance in 2019 Grand Prix series

‘Mighty Mouse’ to make his debut in new year series

One Championship: Angela Lee needs to recover fast because I’m getting stronger every day, says Xiong ‘The Panda’ Jingnan

China’s MMA champion warns Singapore’s Lee to get back in training as soon as possible because she is learning new tricks every day

9 Nov 2018 - 11:48AM
One Championship: Angela Lee needs to recover fast because I’m getting stronger every day, says Xiong ‘The Panda’ Jingnan

China’s MMA champion warns Singapore’s Lee to get back in training as soon as possible because she is learning new tricks every day

One Championship: Angela Lee pulls out of Singapore title fight with Xiong Jingnan after suffering back injury
Easy does it for Demetrious Johnson as One Championship’s latest big-name signing vows to work his way to the top
  • ‘Mighty Mouse’ says he is happy to bide his time and defeat all-comers for title shot
29 Oct 2018 - 2:07PM
Easy does it for Demetrious Johnson as One Championship’s latest big-name signing vows to work his way to the top
  • ‘Mighty Mouse’ says he is happy to bide his time and defeat all-comers for title shot
‘There will be fireworks,’ says Angela Lee ahead of One Championship title clash against China’s Xiong ‘The Panda’ Jingnan
Bi Nguyen, a true Survivor who endured years of abuse, is now an MMA and reality TV star
I’m ready for you, Angela Lee: Xiong ‘The Panda’ Jingnan demolishes her latest opponent as One Championship mega fight becomes a reality in November

China’s Xiong Jingnan retains her One Championship world strawweight title after outmuscling Brazilian challenge as ‘Unstoppable’ Angela Lee watches on

8 Sep 2018 - 10:57PM
I’m ready for you, Angela Lee: Xiong ‘The Panda’ Jingnan demolishes her latest opponent as One Championship mega fight becomes a reality in November

China’s Xiong Jingnan retains her One Championship world strawweight title after outmuscling Brazilian challenge as ‘Unstoppable’ Angela Lee watches on

‘Panda’ vows to do China proud in One Championship title defence as threat of Angela Lee looms
Eight of the best beach clubs in Southeast Asia for partying well beyond summer

Sun, sea and seriously good beats are what dreams are made of for holidaying party people. From Thailand to the Philippines via Bali and Singapore, these eight resorts keep the action going.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
Eight of the best beach clubs in Southeast Asia for partying well beyond summer

Sun, sea and seriously good beats are what dreams are made of for holidaying party people. From Thailand to the Philippines via Bali and Singapore, these eight resorts keep the action going.

Rising star Max Leali helping put Hong Kong on fight map with Just MMA bout and Asia MMA rookie of year vote
The crazy rich Asians of Hong Kong and what they spend big on: cars, collectibles, experiences, and property – the source of their wealth

With Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan’s new series for Amazon focusing on Hong Kong’s most powerful family, we look at some candidates for that title and how the city’s wealthy spend their riches.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
The crazy rich Asians of Hong Kong and what they spend big on: cars, collectibles, experiences, and property – the source of their wealth

With Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan’s new series for Amazon focusing on Hong Kong’s most powerful family, we look at some candidates for that title and how the city’s wealthy spend their riches.

Hong Kong MMA star Ramona Pascual opens up on career-threatening injury: ‘two years ago I probably would have given up’
UFC 227: Beijing debut announced – and Zhang Weili wants invite to the party after dominant win in LA
The podcast renaissance has reached Hong Kong: eight to entertain and educate you this summer

From a look back at Hong Kong’s celebrated heritage to the ups and downs of local soccer to everything you need to know about the city’s food, we have you covered on the podcasts that are worth listening to.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
The podcast renaissance has reached Hong Kong: eight to entertain and educate you this summer

From a look back at Hong Kong’s celebrated heritage to the ups and downs of local soccer to everything you need to know about the city’s food, we have you covered on the podcasts that are worth listening to.

UFC 227: China’s Zhang Weili dreams of emulating Ronda Rousey as one of MMA’s ‘best champions’
One: Reign of Kings – Philippine fighters call on Manny Pacquiao to fight in Manila