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2022 Fifa World Cup Asia qualifiers: Hong Kong to face Iran, Iraq, Bahrain and Cambodia in group C

The draw combines the qualifying competition for the next World Cup in Qatar as well as the 2023 Asian Cup

17 Jul 2019 - 6:51PM

The draw combines the qualifying competition for the next World Cup in Qatar as well as the 2023 Asian Cup

2022 Fifa World Cup Asia qualifiers: Hong Kong to face Iran, Iraq, Bahrain and Cambodia in group C
Scallywag skipper David Witt says another Ocean Race tilt only viable with proper preparation and budget – with an aim to win

The Sun Hung Kai-sponsored Hong Kong boat won one leg and finished second in another last time despite limited preparation

17 Jul 2019 - 8:00AM

The Sun Hung Kai-sponsored Hong Kong boat won one leg and finished second in another last time despite limited preparation

Scallywag skipper David Witt says another Ocean Race tilt only viable with proper preparation and budget – with an aim to win
Former Ireland captain Trent Johnston is new Hong Kong cricket head coach

The 45-year-old, who led Ireland to victories over Pakistan and Bangladesh at the 2007 World Cup, replaces Simon Cook who is returning to England

16 Jul 2019 - 10:40PM

The 45-year-old, who led Ireland to victories over Pakistan and Bangladesh at the 2007 World Cup, replaces Simon Cook who is returning to England

Former Ireland captain Trent Johnston is new Hong Kong cricket head coach
Lacrosse coach Jenifer Marrosu sets fresh goal after Hong Kong qualify for 2021 Women’s World Cup

The New Jersey native says the players have improved dramatically in the eight months she has been with the team

16 Jul 2019 - 8:00AM

The New Jersey native says the players have improved dramatically in the eight months she has been with the team

Lacrosse coach Jenifer Marrosu sets fresh goal after Hong Kong qualify for 2021 Women’s World Cup
The Ocean Race: Hong Kong may be the only Asian stop on 2021-22 edition, says sailing chief Tong Yui-shing

Hong Kong successfully hosted the fleet after leg four of the previous race with local boat Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag taking line honours.

15 Jul 2019 - 10:44PM

Hong Kong successfully hosted the fleet after leg four of the previous race with local boat Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag taking line honours.

The Ocean Race: Hong Kong may be the only Asian stop on 2021-22 edition, says sailing chief Tong Yui-shing
How a cricket spot-fixing probe fell apart: part 3 – the comical attempt to set up banned Pakistani Danish Kaneria

The investigation team now go after the ex-Pakistan cricketer who was banned for spot-fixing, thinking he can lead them to other potentially corrupt players.

13 Jul 2019 - 9:31AM

The investigation team now go after the ex-Pakistan cricketer who was banned for spot-fixing, thinking he can lead them to other potentially corrupt players.

How a cricket spot-fixing probe fell apart: part 3 – the comical attempt to set up banned Pakistani Danish Kaneria
How a cricket match-fixing probe fell apart: part 2 – a failed mission to nail an Asian player in the England squad

With the Munawar avenue effectively closed, the investigation team turn their attention to the England squad, targeting one of their Asian players.

12 Jul 2019 - 6:25PM

With the Munawar avenue effectively closed, the investigation team turn their attention to the England squad, targeting one of their Asian players.

How a cricket match-fixing probe fell apart: part 2 – a failed mission to nail an Asian player in the England squad
Cricket match-fixing investigations gone wrong: part 1 – setting up a fix with Indian middleman Aneel Munawar

The BBC’s ‘Panorama’ team tries to organise a fix with Munawar with the investigation later taken up by a major English broadsheet newspaper

16 Jul 2019 - 8:09PM

The BBC’s ‘Panorama’ team tries to organise a fix with Munawar with the investigation later taken up by a major English broadsheet newspaper

Cricket match-fixing investigations gone wrong: part 1 – setting up a fix with Indian middleman Aneel Munawar
Plastic pollution: big sports events can help save our seas, says pioneering Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari

Microplastic content was recorded even in the remotest parts of the Southern Ocean in tests carried out during the previous round-the-world race

10 Jul 2019 - 8:00AM

Microplastic content was recorded even in the remotest parts of the Southern Ocean in tests carried out during the previous round-the-world race

Plastic pollution: big sports events can help save our seas, says pioneering Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari
Hong Kong Sevens organisers happy with 2020 dates and want three tournaments over three days – all at the main stadium

Hong Kong will stage a full women’s World Series event alongside the men’s competition for the first time

8 Jul 2019 - 11:00PM

Hong Kong will stage a full women’s World Series event alongside the men’s competition for the first time

Hong Kong Sevens organisers happy with 2020 dates and want three tournaments over three days – all at the main stadium
Marco Fu and Ng On-yee part of Hong Kong effort to rally Asian countries and fight for cue sports in 2022 Hangzhou Games

Two-time gold medallist Marco Fu says it could be his last chance to win a medal at the Asian Games as he calls on Asians to put pressure on organisers

29 Jun 2019 - 11:01PM

Two-time gold medallist Marco Fu says it could be his last chance to win a medal at the Asian Games as he calls on Asians to put pressure on organisers

Marco Fu and Ng On-yee part of Hong Kong effort to rally Asian countries and fight for cue sports in 2022 Hangzhou Games
Hong Kong eventing rider Tom Heffernan Ho on course to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The 30-year-old and his horse Tayberry earned two points at the Arville short-course event in Belgium as he looks to secure Asia’s berth in Tokyo

28 Jun 2019 - 9:12AM

The 30-year-old and his horse Tayberry earned two points at the Arville short-course event in Belgium as he looks to secure Asia’s berth in Tokyo

Hong Kong eventing rider Tom Heffernan Ho on course to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Could a rare crab save Hong Kong Golf Club from bulldozers? Conservationists fear threat to its habitat from housing project

The World Wildlife Fund is against developing on the Fanling course, saying it could wipe out a thriving colony that is native to Hong Kong.

27 Jun 2019 - 10:53PM

The World Wildlife Fund is against developing on the Fanling course, saying it could wipe out a thriving colony that is native to Hong Kong.

Could a rare crab save Hong Kong Golf Club from bulldozers? Conservationists fear threat to its habitat from housing project
Indonesia must solve its deadly football violence before bidding for Olympics or the World Cup

Haringga Sirla was beaten to death by rival supporters before a game in Bandung in September, the 74th football-related casualty in 20 years.

25 Jun 2019 - 5:56PM

Haringga Sirla was beaten to death by rival supporters before a game in Bandung in September, the 74th football-related casualty in 20 years.

Indonesia must solve its deadly football violence before bidding for Olympics or the World Cup
Why China’s top women prefer pool to snooker as England’s Reanne Evans strengthens her status as the best player ever

Four of the top five players in women’s pool are Chinese, with more tournaments and richer prize money on offer than snooker

24 Jun 2019 - 11:07PM

Four of the top five players in women’s pool are Chinese, with more tournaments and richer prize money on offer than snooker

Why China’s top women prefer pool to snooker as England’s Reanne Evans strengthens her status as the best player ever
Ng On-yee crashes out to Thai sensation Nutcharut in women’s world snooker quarter-finals

The three-time world champion takes the first frame but is unable to stop Nutcharut Wongharuthai, who triumphs 4-1 before home crowd in Bangkok

22 Jun 2019 - 11:30PM

The three-time world champion takes the first frame but is unable to stop Nutcharut Wongharuthai, who triumphs 4-1 before home crowd in Bangkok

Ng On-yee crashes out to Thai sensation Nutcharut in women’s world snooker quarter-finals
Jealous of Hong Kong: why Ng On-yee and her teammates are the aristocrats and envy of the women’s world tour

 Multiple world champion Reanne Evans took to social media to find sponsors while Hong Kong players are full-time athletes and are fully funded

22 Jun 2019 - 9:18PM

 Multiple world champion Reanne Evans took to social media to find sponsors while Hong Kong players are full-time athletes and are fully funded

Jealous of Hong Kong: why Ng On-yee and her teammates are the aristocrats and envy of the women’s world tour
11-year-old Russian snooker sensation youngest to win a match at the women’s world championship

Ksenia Zhukova confidently overcomes Malaysia’s Tan Shok Shea while her teammate Aleksandra Riabinina, 13, comes close

21 Jun 2019 - 1:04PM

Ksenia Zhukova confidently overcomes Malaysia’s Tan Shok Shea while her teammate Aleksandra Riabinina, 13, comes close

11-year-old Russian snooker sensation youngest to win a match at the women’s world championship
Red Bull to halt Air Race series as Hong Kong pilot Kenny Chiang triumphs in Kazan, Russia in borrowed gloves and shoes

The energy drinks company says the series has failed to attract enough outside interest after seven seasons

18 Jun 2019 - 10:58PM

The energy drinks company says the series has failed to attract enough outside interest after seven seasons

Red Bull to halt Air Race series as Hong Kong pilot Kenny Chiang triumphs in Kazan, Russia in borrowed gloves and shoes
Sarah Lee’s ‘Come On’ Facebook post praised as Hongkongers interpret it as support for anti-extradition law protesters

Followers of Hong Kong’s world champion cyclist thank the Olympic bronze medallist and urge other athletes to voice their support

13 Jun 2019 - 6:03PM

Followers of Hong Kong’s world champion cyclist thank the Olympic bronze medallist and urge other athletes to voice their support

Sarah Lee’s ‘Come On’ Facebook post praised as Hongkongers interpret it as support for anti-extradition law protesters
Ng On-yee leads record seven-strong Hong Kong assault on Bangkok for inaugural snooker World Cup and World Championship

Defending world champion Ng is seeking her fourth world title and will partner Ho Yee-ki in the team World Cup

14 Jun 2019 - 10:39PM

Defending world champion Ng is seeking her fourth world title and will partner Ho Yee-ki in the team World Cup

Ng On-yee leads record seven-strong Hong Kong assault on Bangkok for inaugural snooker World Cup and World Championship
Hasan Minhaj: ‘India made ICC their slaves’ – American comedian lifts lid on BCCI control of global cricket ahead of World Cup

In his ‘Patriot Act’ show on Netflix, the former Trevor Noah correspondent explains how world cricket has enslaved itself to India’s billions

30 May 2019 - 10:57AM

In his ‘Patriot Act’ show on Netflix, the former Trevor Noah correspondent explains how world cricket has enslaved itself to India’s billions

Hasan Minhaj: ‘India made ICC their slaves’ – American comedian lifts lid on BCCI control of global cricket ahead of World Cup
‘Madness’ turns to reality: fresh ambition helps China eventing team seal place in 2020 Tokyo Games; Hong Kong miss out

London-based Alex Hua Tian says the willingness to take risks helped mainland riders raise their game while the door remains open for Hong Kong

28 May 2019 - 8:00AM

London-based Alex Hua Tian says the willingness to take risks helped mainland riders raise their game while the door remains open for Hong Kong

‘Madness’ turns to reality: fresh ambition helps China eventing team seal place in 2020 Tokyo Games; Hong Kong miss out
Free pizza for 10 years – Malaysian SEA Games e-sports winners set for cheesy feast as brands target youth market

Domino’s offers 10, five and two-year prizes for podium finishers as e-sports makes its medal-sports debut at a multi-sport event in Manila

26 May 2019 - 5:35PM

Domino’s offers 10, five and two-year prizes for podium finishers as e-sports makes its medal-sports debut at a multi-sport event in Manila

Free pizza for 10 years – Malaysian SEA Games e-sports winners set for cheesy feast as brands target youth market
Wind, not water pollution, is main concern for Hong Kong rowers at Tokyo’s Olympic venue

Coach Chris Perry is preparing his rowers for the Olympic qualifying programme, hoping for success at least lightweight doubles and singles

18 May 2019 - 7:05PM

Coach Chris Perry is preparing his rowers for the Olympic qualifying programme, hoping for success at least lightweight doubles and singles

Wind, not water pollution, is main concern for Hong Kong rowers at Tokyo’s Olympic venue
Soccer Sevens organisers silent over Peter Beardsley’s absence amid FA probe into bullying and racist language

UK media say there were concerns the ex-Newcastle United youth coach would bump into some of the players who previously played for him

17 May 2019 - 2:09PM

UK media say there were concerns the ex-Newcastle United youth coach would bump into some of the players who previously played for him

Soccer Sevens organisers silent over Peter Beardsley’s absence amid FA probe into bullying and racist language
NBA No 1 in China ahead of Premier League and Champions League in survey of internet users; CSL not in the top 10

Ampere Analysis says the popularity of foreign basketball and football leagues offers big teams the chance to profit from such a huge market

14 May 2019 - 6:12PM

Ampere Analysis says the popularity of foreign basketball and football leagues offers big teams the chance to profit from such a huge market

NBA No 1 in China ahead of Premier League and Champions League in survey of internet users; CSL not in the top 10
‘Provincial mentality’ stifling China sevens, says women’s coach Sean Horan as he sets sights on Tokyo Olympics

The women’s squad are in danger of relegation from the World Series but the New Zealander is thinking long term

13 May 2019 - 9:30PM

The women’s squad are in danger of relegation from the World Series but the New Zealander is thinking long term

‘Provincial mentality’ stifling China sevens, says women’s coach Sean Horan as he sets sights on Tokyo Olympics
‘Spider-Man’ far from home: fans laugh it up as political prankster disrupts Filipino basketball game – and ends up in jail

‘I don’t feel so good Mr Stark’ – Paolo Felizarta, 31, accidentally bumps San Miguel star June Mar Fajardo to the floor in Philippines election stunt gone wrong.

11 May 2019 - 5:02PM

‘I don’t feel so good Mr Stark’ – Paolo Felizarta, 31, accidentally bumps San Miguel star June Mar Fajardo to the floor in Philippines election stunt gone wrong.

‘Spider-Man’ far from home: fans laugh it up as political prankster disrupts Filipino basketball game – and ends up in jail
The dark side of Ben Ryan’s Fijian Olympic dream: how a missing friend helps put ‘Sevens Heaven’ on list for rugby book of year

The Rio gold-winning coach blamed himself for what happened to his childhood friend but he now realises it wasn’t his fault

8 May 2019 - 9:53PM

The Rio gold-winning coach blamed himself for what happened to his childhood friend but he now realises it wasn’t his fault

The dark side of Ben Ryan’s Fijian Olympic dream: how a missing friend helps put ‘Sevens Heaven’ on list for rugby book of year