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Hong Kong Sevens immeasurable, says Olympic-winning coach Ben Ryan – ‘it is the soul of world sevens’

Former Fiji coach says you cannot put a score on Hong Kong, despite the event being rated only fifth on the World Rugby unofficial ranking

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Former Fiji coach says you cannot put a score on Hong Kong, despite the event being rated only fifth on the World Rugby unofficial ranking

Hong Kong Sevens immeasurable, says Olympic-winning coach Ben Ryan – ‘it is the soul of world sevens’
Fifa clearance for Sheikh Salman a ‘slap in the face’ to those who fought for Hakeem al-Araibi’s release

World Players Association executive director Brendan Schwab says governing body is out of touch with ‘genuine football people’

19 Mar 2019 - 9:55PM

World Players Association executive director Brendan Schwab says governing body is out of touch with ‘genuine football people’

Fifa clearance for Sheikh Salman a ‘slap in the face’ to those who fought for Hakeem al-Araibi’s release
New Zealand shooting: Malaysia mourns 14-year-old ‘typical, well-mannered teenager’ Sayyad Ahmad Milne

Sayyad and his brother Shuayb were popular with other kids during a December youth camp in his mother’s native country.

22 Mar 2019 - 9:53PM

Sayyad and his brother Shuayb were popular with other kids during a December youth camp in his mother’s native country.

New Zealand shooting: Malaysia mourns 14-year-old ‘typical, well-mannered teenager’ Sayyad Ahmad Milne
Christchurch shooting: tearful Muslim New Zealand All Blacks player Sonny Bill Williams sends his prayers – ‘you are all in paradise’

The devout Muslim is barely able to speak in a Twitter post he made from his car after hearing the news.

18 Mar 2019 - 3:49PM

The devout Muslim is barely able to speak in a Twitter post he made from his car after hearing the news.

Christchurch shooting: tearful Muslim New Zealand All Blacks player Sonny Bill Williams sends his prayers – ‘you are all in paradise’
Fifa’s ‘integrity is at stake’ – Craig Foster asks why AFC chief Al-Khalifa is eligible for re-election

Football activist Craig Foster sends letter to Fifa outlining ‘litany of issues’ with its vice-president, including bribery scandal and detention in Thailand of former Bahraini refugee Hakeem al-Araibi

14 Mar 2019 - 10:24PM

Football activist Craig Foster sends letter to Fifa outlining ‘litany of issues’ with its vice-president, including bribery scandal and detention in Thailand of former Bahraini refugee Hakeem al-Araibi

Fifa’s ‘integrity is at stake’ – Craig Foster asks why AFC chief Al-Khalifa is eligible for re-election
Hong Kong Rugby Sevens to include women’s event for first time from 2020 in revamped World Series

City may potentially host four tournaments with Hong Kong Rugby Union keen to hold on to men’s and women’s qualifiers

13 Mar 2019 - 11:11PM

City may potentially host four tournaments with Hong Kong Rugby Union keen to hold on to men’s and women’s qualifiers

Hong Kong Rugby Sevens to include women’s event for first time from 2020 in revamped World Series
‘I’m an Aussie now, I’m safe’ – ex-refugee Hakeem al-Araibi becomes an Australian citizen in Melbourne ceremony

Activist Craig Foster says Al-Araibi’s naturalisation is a triumph for those who helped fight for his freedom.

13 Mar 2019 - 6:27AM

Activist Craig Foster says Al-Araibi’s naturalisation is a triumph for those who helped fight for his freedom.

‘I’m an Aussie now, I’m safe’ – ex-refugee Hakeem al-Araibi becomes an Australian citizen in Melbourne ceremony
Aquaman Jason Momoa helps Vancouver Sevens ‘smash it’ as one of the top events on World Rugby’s circuit

Hollywood actor, fans and players hail the Canada tournament after an electric weekend of sevens rugby, with Hong Kong up next

12 Mar 2019 - 12:00PM

Hollywood actor, fans and players hail the Canada tournament after an electric weekend of sevens rugby, with Hong Kong up next

Aquaman Jason Momoa helps Vancouver Sevens ‘smash it’ as one of the top events on World Rugby’s circuit
Malaysia’s Rohingya footballers mourn player killed after shirt caught fire from lightning strike

Rohimullah, 19, was a spectator at a Rohingya friendly match but stayed on the wet field during a lightning storm after others had sought shelter

12 Mar 2019 - 2:20PM

Rohimullah, 19, was a spectator at a Rohingya friendly match but stayed on the wet field during a lightning storm after others had sought shelter

Malaysia’s Rohingya footballers mourn player killed after shirt caught fire from lightning strike
Vancouver Sevens: Spain stun All Blacks but big guns safely through to the quarter-finals in Canada
  • The Spaniards score win over New Zealand after four losses but fail to reach the quarter-finals
10 Mar 2019 - 1:23PM
  • The Spaniards score win over New Zealand after four losses but fail to reach the quarter-finals
Vancouver Sevens: Spain stun All Blacks but big guns safely through to the quarter-finals in Canada
Opinion | If Fifa and AFC can ignore the FBI, then incumbent Al-Khalifa is a shoo-in for re-election to top posts
  • US court documents from an April 2017 case state that third parties bribed an official to help Al-Khalifa control of AFC, though he was not involved in the conspiracy
6 Mar 2019 - 10:21PM
  • US court documents from an April 2017 case state that third parties bribed an official to help Al-Khalifa control of AFC, though he was not involved in the conspiracy
If Fifa and AFC can ignore the FBI, then incumbent Al-Khalifa is a shoo-in for re-election to top posts
Gwen Stefani to perform at Central Harbourfront as part of Hong Kong Sevens festivities
  • The 49-year-old has won three Grammy awards, two with her band No Doubt and another with rapper Eve
5 Mar 2019 - 1:05PM
  • The 49-year-old has won three Grammy awards, two with her band No Doubt and another with rapper Eve
Gwen Stefani to perform at Central Harbourfront as part of Hong Kong Sevens festivities
Hakeem al-Araibi had the world on his side, but the next ‘Hakeem’ should not have to rely on a global campaign to uphold human rights

Football activist Craig Foster is hoping the sport does more to ensure it fulfils its obligations towards human rights

2 Mar 2019 - 8:56PM

Football activist Craig Foster is hoping the sport does more to ensure it fulfils its obligations towards human rights

Hakeem al-Araibi had the world on his side, but the next ‘Hakeem’ should not have to rely on a global campaign to uphold human rights
Craig Foster wants AFC president Al-Khalifa’s ‘reprehensible’ conduct in Hakeem al-Araibi case investigated
  • Former Socceroos captain says the Bahraini royal should have at least resigned from his role as president over his perceived inaction
27 Feb 2019 - 10:13PM
  • Former Socceroos captain says the Bahraini royal should have at least resigned from his role as president over his perceived inaction
Craig Foster wants AFC president Al-Khalifa’s ‘reprehensible’ conduct in Hakeem al-Araibi case investigated
Jordan Clarkson tells Gilas Pilipinas ‘see you in China’, but will Fiba allow him to play alongside Andray Blatche?

The Cleveland Cavaliers star posts an Instagram message congratulating his national teammates after they qualified for the World Cup

27 Feb 2019 - 5:49AM

The Cleveland Cavaliers star posts an Instagram message congratulating his national teammates after they qualified for the World Cup

Jordan Clarkson tells Gilas Pilipinas ‘see you in China’, but will Fiba allow him to play alongside Andray Blatche?
Gilas Pilipinas want Jordan Clarkson for World Cup but Fiba eligibility rules may dash their hopes

Supporters are dreaming of a Clarkson-Andray Blatche combination after their team pip Lebanon for the final Asian spot in the China finals

26 Feb 2019 - 1:20PM

Supporters are dreaming of a Clarkson-Andray Blatche combination after their team pip Lebanon for the final Asian spot in the China finals

Gilas Pilipinas want Jordan Clarkson for World Cup but Fiba eligibility rules may dash their hopes
Asian Games 2022: cricket set to return as Hangzhou organisers and OCA search for suitable venue

The Twenty20 format is expected to be included in a provisional list of sports at an Olympic Council of Asia meeting in Bangkok on March 3

22 Feb 2019 - 10:51PM

The Twenty20 format is expected to be included in a provisional list of sports at an Olympic Council of Asia meeting in Bangkok on March 3

Asian Games 2022: cricket set to return as Hangzhou organisers and OCA search for suitable venue
Sri Lanka divided after rugby ‘coach from hell’ slaps teen – World Rugby steps in

Sanath Martis is suspended a week after a viral video emerged showing him disciplining a player by hitting him on the face three times

22 Feb 2019 - 11:36AM

Sanath Martis is suspended a week after a viral video emerged showing him disciplining a player by hitting him on the face three times

Sri Lanka divided after rugby ‘coach from hell’ slaps teen – World Rugby steps in
Singapore Sevens ‘better than Hong Kong’ in World Rugby evaluation as city state gloats going ‘one up’ on Asian rival

Singapore Sevens the No 2 tournament of 2018 in World Rugby evaluation, with Hong Kong a distant fifth out of 10 venues – but rugby union says new Kai Tak Stadium will restore status

14 Feb 2019 - 10:11PM

Singapore Sevens the No 2 tournament of 2018 in World Rugby evaluation, with Hong Kong a distant fifth out of 10 venues – but rugby union says new Kai Tak Stadium will restore status

Singapore Sevens ‘better than Hong Kong’ in World Rugby evaluation as city state gloats going ‘one up’ on Asian rival
Plastic pollution remains a major problem for prawn fishermen in the east coast of Malaysia
Hakeem al-Araibi is failed by ‘perfect’ legal systems and ‘equity’: Only humanity can set him free

The jailed Bahraini refugee player does not deserve to be behind bars and the people who helped put him there know it

9 Feb 2019 - 6:06PM

The jailed Bahraini refugee player does not deserve to be behind bars and the people who helped put him there know it

Hakeem al-Araibi is failed by ‘perfect’ legal systems and ‘equity’: Only humanity can set him free
Ben Ryan in talks for a movie on Fiji sevens Olympic journey: Five actors who could play part of history-making English coach

The 47-year-old can only say that plans for a film are in the pipeline but it doesn’t stop us from suggesting who could take on the role

7 Feb 2019 - 7:06PM

The 47-year-old can only say that plans for a film are in the pipeline but it doesn’t stop us from suggesting who could take on the role

Ben Ryan in talks for a movie on Fiji sevens Olympic journey: Five actors who could play part of history-making English coach
From polo novices to mentors in 10 months: Hong Kong graduates ready to groom next generation of riders

The inaugural Beginners Cup has changed the lives of those who learned to ride and play from scratch as they pass on their knowledge to a new batch

7 Feb 2019 - 6:44PM

The inaugural Beginners Cup has changed the lives of those who learned to ride and play from scratch as they pass on their knowledge to a new batch

From polo novices to mentors in 10 months: Hong Kong graduates ready to groom next generation of riders
Hong Kong’s Marco Fu ends 10-year losing streak against Ronnie O’Sullivan – admits his eye is ‘not getting better, not getting worse’

The world No 25 scores s 4-2 victory in the Coral World Grand Prix after nine straight losses against the five-time world champion

5 Feb 2019 - 3:24PM

The world No 25 scores s 4-2 victory in the Coral World Grand Prix after nine straight losses against the five-time world champion

Hong Kong’s Marco Fu ends 10-year losing streak against Ronnie O’Sullivan – admits his eye is ‘not getting better, not getting worse’
Hong Kong’s City Kaitak owners buy Chris Gayle’s Patriots Caribbean league franchise

The City Group continues its cricket expansion beyond Hong Kong by taking over the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots

5 Feb 2019 - 2:00PM

The City Group continues its cricket expansion beyond Hong Kong by taking over the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots

Hong Kong’s City Kaitak owners buy Chris Gayle’s Patriots Caribbean league franchise
World snooker championship postponed: Hong Kong’s Ng On-yee must wait to defend her title

The game’s governing body says the switch of venue to Beijing creates travel and visas issues for many players

5 Feb 2019 - 2:04PM

The game’s governing body says the switch of venue to Beijing creates travel and visas issues for many players

World snooker championship postponed: Hong Kong’s Ng On-yee must wait to defend her title
Super Bowl’s best-ever Audi ad – the amazing stunt scene that was cut from ‘Release the Hounds’ because of Kenny G

Hong Kong-raised actor Gil Darnell says stuntman Aaron Vexler flew over the car, grabbed the inside door handle and slipped inside within a few seconds

4 Feb 2019 - 2:49PM

Hong Kong-raised actor Gil Darnell says stuntman Aaron Vexler flew over the car, grabbed the inside door handle and slipped inside within a few seconds

Super Bowl’s best-ever Audi ad – the amazing stunt scene that was cut from ‘Release the Hounds’ because of Kenny G
Tokyo 2020 fails to stop killing of rainforests, groups say, with equivalent of 10,000 logs cut down in Indonesia and Malaysia

Seven NGOs say Olympic organisers are still making it easy for suppliers to source tainted wood despite policy revisions

31 Jan 2019 - 6:34PM

Seven NGOs say Olympic organisers are still making it easy for suppliers to source tainted wood despite policy revisions

Tokyo 2020 fails to stop killing of rainforests, groups say, with equivalent of 10,000 logs cut down in Indonesia and Malaysia
Beijing to host women’s world snooker championship: Hong Kong’s defending champion Ng On-yee expects more pressure

World No 1 and three-time winner says there is greater expectation on her by playing closer to home

31 Jan 2019 - 10:07PM

World No 1 and three-time winner says there is greater expectation on her by playing closer to home

Beijing to host women’s world snooker championship: Hong Kong’s defending champion Ng On-yee expects more pressure
Global protests to #SaveHakeem set for Asian Cup final day as Bahrain ramps up extradition process

World body Fifa raises his case status to ‘emergency’ as campaign to win Hakeem Al-Araibi’s release reaches critical stage

30 Jan 2019 - 10:28PM

World body Fifa raises his case status to ‘emergency’ as campaign to win Hakeem Al-Araibi’s release reaches critical stage

Global protests to #SaveHakeem set for Asian Cup final day as Bahrain ramps up extradition process