Hockey

HKFC Counter-attack Tactic Pays Off in Clash with SSSC

SSSC-A on the attack against HKFC-A in the first half of the HKHA Premier Group A match at HKFC on Sunday Jan 15 in a thrilling match, HKFC won 3-1 to move into the joint lead in the league on 28 points. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)
SSSC-A on the attack against HKFC-A in the first half of the HKHA Premier Group A match at HKFC on Sunday Jan 15 in a thrilling match, HKFC won 3-1 to move into the joint lead in the league on 28 points. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

HONG KONG—In the second half of the season, league deciding matches are being played nearly every week in the HKHA Premier Division. Last Saturday Jan...




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