Noel Prentice

Noel Prentice has spent nearly 25 years with the Post, where he is sports editor and also oversees horse racing. He has previously worked in his native New Zealand, England and the Middle East.
Noel Prentice
Noel Prentice has spent nearly 25 years with the Post, where he is sports editor and also oversees horse racing. He has previously worked in his native New Zealand, England and the Middle East.

Latest from Noel Prentice

Hong Kong Ladies Open winner Liu Yan horrified to learn golf course will be sacrificed for housing

The 21-year-old claims her first professional victory on the century-old course

13 May 2019 - 9:25AM

The 21-year-old claims her first professional victory on the century-old course

Hong Kong Ladies Open winner Liu Yan horrified to learn golf course will be sacrificed for housing
China teen phenom Du Mohan turns heads – and the screws – at Hong Kong Ladies Open

The 17-year-old creates a big impression as she takes a five-shot lead into the final round at Hong Kong Golf Club.

11 May 2019 - 11:05PM

The 17-year-old creates a big impression as she takes a five-shot lead into the final round at Hong Kong Golf Club.

China teen phenom Du Mohan turns heads – and the screws – at Hong Kong Ladies Open
Hong Kong star Tiffany Chan hoping to be a cut above her rivals after LPGA Tour struggles

Three missed cuts on the elite tour fail to dampen Chan’s spirits on her return to Fanling for US$150,000 tournament

9 May 2019 - 11:04PM

Three missed cuts on the elite tour fail to dampen Chan’s spirits on her return to Fanling for US$150,000 tournament

Hong Kong star Tiffany Chan hoping to be a cut above her rivals after LPGA Tour struggles
Better than London’s Olympic Park? Designers rave about new Kai Tak Sports Park

Design firm Populous says HK$30 billion project sets a new benchmark in a ‘park for all’

24 Apr 2019 - 11:34AM

Design firm Populous says HK$30 billion project sets a new benchmark in a ‘park for all’

Better than London’s Olympic Park? Designers rave about new Kai Tak Sports Park
Opinion | Will Hong Kong’s new sports park (and Sevens home) thrill you? Don’t hold your breath

New World Development wins the tender for the HK$30 billion park at Kai Tak but will its design, build and operate model be new world?

6 Apr 2019 - 10:10PM

New World Development wins the tender for the HK$30 billion park at Kai Tak but will its design, build and operate model be new world?

Will Hong Kong’s new sports park (and Sevens home) thrill you? Don’t hold your breath
Opinion | A retractable pitch flowing into a harbour amphitheatre – here’s the Kai Tak Sports Park design you will never see

Losing tender for the HK$30 billion project designed a main stadium with a sliding grass pitch to form another arena outside on the waterfront

5 Apr 2019 - 10:39PM

Losing tender for the HK$30 billion project designed a main stadium with a sliding grass pitch to form another arena outside on the waterfront

A retractable pitch flowing into a harbour amphitheatre – here’s the Kai Tak Sports Park design you will never see
‘Shame on you – Hong Kong is not a world city’: golfers furious over course being lost to housing

Legendary Gary Player shocked by government’s decision to take back century-old course, while golf club non-members react with sadness, anger and resignation.

23 Feb 2019 - 8:47AM

Legendary Gary Player shocked by government’s decision to take back century-old course, while golf club non-members react with sadness, anger and resignation.

‘Shame on you – Hong Kong is not a world city’: golfers furious over course being lost to housing
LPGA Tour: Hong Kong’s Tiffany Chan hoping her love affair brings titles – and an Olympic gold

The 25-year-old hopes the game loves her back as she starts her second year on the leading women’s golf tour

6 Feb 2019 - 10:09PM

The 25-year-old hopes the game loves her back as she starts her second year on the leading women’s golf tour

LPGA Tour: Hong Kong’s Tiffany Chan hoping her love affair brings titles – and an Olympic gold
Horse racing in Hainan? Not any time soon, says Jockey Club boss as focus remains on Conghua
China embraces new racecourse with Hong Kong Jockey Club leading the charge for change
Survival of golf at stake, says Hong Kong Golf Club after task force takes aim at its courses
‘Give us a fair hearing’: Hong Kong golf chief says it’s time for their voice to be heard
‘We want it back,’ says Carrie Lam, but will the Volvo Ocean Race fleet drop anchor in Hong Kong again next time around?
Hands off Fanling: legendary Gary Player says Hong Kong Golf Club deserves protection from housing
Gimme, gimme, gimme: how can the Hong Kong Golf Club keep its courses and all its privileges?
‘There’s no room for women on my boat’: then guess who appears on David Witt’s crew in the Volvo Ocean Race
Macau Open champion Gaganjeet Bhullar targets the Hong Kong Open on his way to his ultimate goal – the PGA Tour
Can India’s Ajeetesh Sandhu complete a rare feat at the Macau Open – three wins in three weeks?
Hong Kong telecoms giant bets on ePrix and fast evolving ‘smartphone on four wheels’
Crossing the China divide: guarded HK$100m horse convoys to get royal treatment
Hong Kong Jockey Club bets on latest ‘crazy’ vision to be a winner in Conghua
We won’t die, says LeSports ...  but plenty will trying to crack the Chinese sports market
‘I bow to the king’: Thailand’s Pavit Tangkamolpraset stuns Anirban Lahiri in play-off to win Macao Open
Indian ‘brothers’ Anirban Lahiri and Chikkarangappa S. set Macao Open pace heading into final round
India’s Anirban Lahiri set to turn up the heat at Macao Open
Surprise Macao Open leader Ian Poulter defends Ryder Cup structure despite Hazeltine defeat
Darren Clarke defends Ryder Cup captaincy in face of criticism – ‘the guys could not have given me an inch more’
World No 14 Branden Grace loses himself in Macau aura but plans to find his way in time to stake Open title claim
‘Captain America’ Patrick Reed to bring his Ryder Cup heroics to Hong Kong Open at Fanling
Mood swing: US PGA Tour boss takes encouragement from new golf ‘vibe’ in China after crackdown