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3 12, 2020

No fairy tale Dubai debut for the enigmatic Pakistan Star

By | 2020-12-03T17:47:57+00:00 December 3rd, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on No fairy tale Dubai debut for the enigmatic Pakistan Star

The dream of a perfect Dubai debut on the dirt didn’t come to fruition for former Hong Kong hero Pakistan Star.The two-time Group One winner finished fourth in the Listed Entisar (2,000m) at Meydan overnight, his first start in his new home.It was a ne...

3 12, 2020

Hong Kong football’s weekend matches likely to be postponed amid extra Covid-19 measures

By | 2020-12-03T10:55:35+00:00 December 3rd, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Hong Kong football’s weekend matches likely to be postponed amid extra Covid-19 measures

Football fixtures this weekend may be postponed as Hong Kong deals with another wave of Covid-19 infections and officials wait for the government to approve matches behind closed doors.Hong Kong Football Association chairman Pui Kwan-kay said two games...

2 12, 2020

Race walker Ching Siu-nga all set for Japan trip … and 14-day quarantine

By | 2020-12-02T07:55:54+00:00 December 2nd, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Race walker Ching Siu-nga all set for Japan trip … and 14-day quarantine

Race walker Ching Siu-nga is looking forward to competing in her first race in 12 months in Japan next month in her quest to qualify for next year’s Olympics. But she knows the pandemic still poses a problem to her with a mandatory 14-day quarantine re...

2 12, 2020

Golfers claim unfair privileges for 1010 callers when booking Kau Sai Chau course tee times

By | 2020-12-02T05:00:12+00:00 December 2nd, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Golfers claim unfair privileges for 1010 callers when booking Kau Sai Chau course tee times

Hong Kong’s only public golf course has been embroiled in a curious case of tee-time booking disputes – and an ‘agent’ charging fees – in which multiple complaints have surfaced over the special or privileged treatment of certain callers.The Jockey Clu...

30 11, 2020

2022 Asian Games: Hong Kong veteran Nicole Pearson eyes sixth appearance with ‘best three horses I’ve ever had’

By | 2020-11-30T12:00:14+00:00 November 30th, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on 2022 Asian Games: Hong Kong veteran Nicole Pearson eyes sixth appearance with ‘best three horses I’ve ever had’

Nicole Pearson was thinking about retiring after completing her fifth Asian Games in 2018. She finished 17th in the individual eventing in Palembang, Indonesia and helped Hong Kong to fifth in the team competition.Having made her debut at the 1986 Seou...

30 11, 2020

Hong Kong Premiership week four round-up: champions being champions as league table starts to take shape

By | 2020-11-30T09:37:15+00:00 November 30th, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Hong Kong Premiership week four round-up: champions being champions as league table starts to take shape

Test of league leaders’ character: completed. Round four of the Hong Kong men’s and women’s Premiership reiterated that championship ability to pull wins out of the bag even on an off-day. The city remains on high-alert given new Covid-19 cases but the...