Second Horse Dies at UK’s Grand National Race

April 5, 2013, 6:33 pm

Second Horse dies: A second horse, Little Josh, died at the Aintree Festival after he broke his shoulder. The horse was promptly destroyed but served as a blow to the race.

1972 Olympic Champ Dies: Romanian Wrestler Dies at 73

April 4, 2013, 12:38 pm

1972 Olympic champ dies: Nicolae Martinescu, who was the Olympic Greco-Roman champ in the 1972 Olympic Games, has died.

Hong Kong Again Reach ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in UAE

April 3, 2013, 7:36 am

Hong Kong have qualified for the October’s ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in the UAE. The performances of Hong Kong and Nepal in the ACC Twenty20 Cup 2013 group stage gives them both another crack at the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier [...]

‘Antipodes’ Wins San Fernando Yacht Race

April 3, 2013, 6:20 am

Geoff Hill’s Antipodes had an almost perfect run in the bi-annual 480 Nm 19th RHKYC San Fernando Race 2013 from Hong Kong to Philippines last weekend (March 27 to March 29) [...]

Seven New Faces in Hong Kong National Lawn Bowls Squad

April 3, 2013, 6:03 am

Wong Chun Yat, Hong Kong’s Men’s Bowler of the Year, heads a group of seven new players to earn a spot with the 2013-2014 Hong Kong squad, the Hong Kong Lawn Bowls [...]

2000 Gold Medalist Dies: Mexican Weightlifter Soraya Jimenez Passes

March 29, 2013, 11:10 am

2000 gold medalist dies: Olympic gold medalist Soraya Jimenez, who won the prize weightlifting in Sydney in 2000, has died. She was 35.

Perfect Finale For In-form Wong Winning CoC

March 27, 2013, 7:38 am

The fairy tale story of Wong Chun Yat continued when he lifted the Men’s Champion of Champions (CoC) trophy on Sunday March 24. This also marked the completion of all [...]

‘Mojito’ Dominates IRC Races

March 21, 2013, 12:54 pm

Hebe Haven Yacht Club Spring Saturday Series 2013 continued last Saturday March 16 with a combined race with RHKYC.

Novice Competition Proves Importance of Experience

March 20, 2013, 6:13 am

Experience proved to be the deciding factor in the Final of the Youth Novice Singles when, incidentally, the most experienced participant met the least experienced player.

Silver Medalist Doping: Cyclist Admits to Taking Hormones

March 19, 2013, 4:01 pm

Silver medalist doping: A Danish cyclist who won an Olympic silver medal said he was involved in doping in the 1990s.

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Asia Week NY Spring 2013