Hong Kong rugby clubs such as Kowloon (red) and HKFC must be able to better sustain their rugby operations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong rugby clubs such as Kowloon (red) and HKFC must be able to better sustain their rugby operations. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong rugby’s cash crisis to hit clubs hard as union cuts funding and urges more companies to invest in sponsorship

  • Governing body says clubs can no longer rely ‘on the largesse of the union’ and must become more self-sustaining
  • Delays to the money-spinning Hong Kong Sevens have resulted in a loss of around HK$200 million with the union forced to reduce staff by almost half

Hong Kong rugby clubs such as Kowloon (red) and HKFC must be able to better sustain their rugby operations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong rugby clubs such as Kowloon (red) and HKFC must be able to better sustain their rugby operations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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