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Ng On-yee eyes historic date with The Crucible; Ex-world No 1 finally takes off for London amid airport protests

Snooker star says it reminds her of the 2017 Hong Kong Masters, when her flight from London was threatened by a No 8 typhoon signal

14 Aug 2019 - 12:57PM

Snooker star says it reminds her of the 2017 Hong Kong Masters, when her flight from London was threatened by a No 8 typhoon signal

Ng On-yee eyes historic date with The Crucible; Ex-world No 1 finally takes off for London amid airport protests
Philippines’ Lady Volcanoes in breakthrough Asian Trophy triumph; qualify for regional Sevens Series

They beat Indonesia in the final in Jakarta, with Philippines rugby boss Jake Letts saying the victory was four years in the making

13 Aug 2019 - 8:00AM

They beat Indonesia in the final in Jakarta, with Philippines rugby boss Jake Letts saying the victory was four years in the making

Philippines’ Lady Volcanoes in breakthrough Asian Trophy triumph; qualify for regional Sevens Series
Lacrosse U19 World Cup: 15-year-old Hannah Kwong eyes future glory after Hong Kong’s best-ever finish of 12th in Canada

The Cheltenham Ladies College student is eyeing the 2021 World Cup after Hong Kong’s juniors beat Israel, Belgium and Czech Republic

12 Aug 2019 - 10:48PM

The Cheltenham Ladies College student is eyeing the 2021 World Cup after Hong Kong’s juniors beat Israel, Belgium and Czech Republic

Lacrosse U19 World Cup: 15-year-old Hannah Kwong eyes future glory after Hong Kong’s best-ever finish of 12th in Canada
FIFPro wants match caps, mid-season breaks and proper rest after survey show some players travel 100,000km a year

Study shows that Tottenham’s Son Heung-min played 78 matches for club and country and travelled almost three times around the globe last season

7 Aug 2019 - 9:00AM

Study shows that Tottenham’s Son Heung-min played 78 matches for club and country and travelled almost three times around the globe last season

FIFPro wants match caps, mid-season breaks and proper rest after survey show some players travel 100,000km a year
Gilas Pilipinas to play Adelaide 36ers without home fans as ‘Goodwill games’ go ahead but only on a closed court

The Australian club say in a media release that the games on August 23 and 25 will be open only to VIP guests

4 Aug 2019 - 10:52AM

The Australian club say in a media release that the games on August 23 and 25 will be open only to VIP guests

Gilas Pilipinas to play Adelaide 36ers without home fans as ‘Goodwill games’ go ahead but only on a closed court
Nigerian student using polo to build friendships in China via the Hong Kong Beginners Cup

Ahmed Tukur will captain one of the teams for the 2019 edition of the Tianjin tournament, which is aimed at introducing Hongkongers to polo

2 Aug 2019 - 9:39PM

Ahmed Tukur will captain one of the teams for the 2019 edition of the Tianjin tournament, which is aimed at introducing Hongkongers to polo

Nigerian student using polo to build friendships in China via the Hong Kong Beginners Cup
‘I’m going to die with it’ – Scallywag skipper David Witt says loss of friend John Fisher will stay with him

Hong Kong-based Australian says he has accepted the heartache will remain – 16 months after the incident

31 Jul 2019 - 2:43PM

Hong Kong-based Australian says he has accepted the heartache will remain – 16 months after the incident

‘I’m going to die with it’ – Scallywag skipper David Witt says loss of friend John Fisher will stay with him
Hong Kong Sixes cancelled as Cricket Hong Kong cite lack of sponsorship and rise of T20 and 50-over formats

After 19 editions, Cricket Hong Kong Chairman Tony Melloy says it is unlikely to be revived given the preference for T20 and 50-over matches

30 Jul 2019 - 10:59PM

After 19 editions, Cricket Hong Kong Chairman Tony Melloy says it is unlikely to be revived given the preference for T20 and 50-over matches

Hong Kong Sixes cancelled as Cricket Hong Kong cite lack of sponsorship and rise of T20 and 50-over formats
Safety first for Australia’s Adelaide 36ers as Gilas Pilipinas extend ‘Goodwill Games’ olive branch after World Cup brawl

The Philippines have invited the Australians to play two games in August to make up for last year’s fight that resulted in 13 players being suspended

30 Jul 2019 - 11:24AM

The Philippines have invited the Australians to play two games in August to make up for last year’s fight that resulted in 13 players being suspended

Safety first for Australia’s Adelaide 36ers as Gilas Pilipinas extend ‘Goodwill Games’ olive branch after World Cup brawl
‘Now I feel more Filipino than English’: rugby helps Philippines’ mixed-race stars discover love for mothers’ homeland

Rob Fogerty and Ryan Howe are players from different parts of the world but feel a close connection thanks to their Filipino blood

26 Jul 2019 - 9:31PM

Rob Fogerty and Ryan Howe are players from different parts of the world but feel a close connection thanks to their Filipino blood

‘Now I feel more Filipino than English’: rugby helps Philippines’ mixed-race stars discover love for mothers’ homeland
Hong Kong T20 Blitz: franchise owners seek talks with organisers in bid to save 2019 tournament

City Kaitak’s Sushil Kumar says franchises have already invested three years in the tournament and advises CHK not to pull the plug

24 Jul 2019 - 11:55AM

City Kaitak’s Sushil Kumar says franchises have already invested three years in the tournament and advises CHK not to pull the plug

Hong Kong T20 Blitz: franchise owners seek talks with organisers in bid to save 2019 tournament
Hong Kong T20 Blitz under threat as franchise owners hit out at organisers over ‘eerie silence’

Cricket Hong Kong says busy schedule for the representative team means Hong Kong players may be unavailable to play in the Blitz

22 Jul 2019 - 10:43PM

Cricket Hong Kong says busy schedule for the representative team means Hong Kong players may be unavailable to play in the Blitz

Hong Kong T20 Blitz under threat as franchise owners hit out at organisers over ‘eerie silence’
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