Fighter aircraft may have triggered avalanche, Hong Kong survivor says

A Hong Kong man who survived a terrifying avalanche that claimed a fellow Hongkonger’s life last week in Switzerland believes low-flying fighter aircraft might have triggered the disaster. Conway Leung Nim-ho, 61, suffered a broken leg last Thursday while trying to come to the aid of a 42-year-old climbing team member surnamed Ng on famed ...

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Hong Kong beer race canceled after backlash from doctors and media

Hong Kong beer race canceled after backlash from doctors and media

Earlier this month, we wrote about a 1,600-meter “beer run” that was set to take place in Hong Kong as part of a “Beer x Run” event this November. At the...

Trailblazing football coach ‘Beef Ball’ Chan Yuen-ting quits after disappointing season

Trailblazing football coach ‘Beef Ball’ Chan Yuen-ting quits after disappointing season

Pioneering female coach Chan Yuen-ting has stepped down a year after making history as the first woman to lead a team to a men’s top flight league title. The trailblazing...

Hong Kong-born surgeon says Zlatan will play for ‘many years’

Hong Kong-born surgeon says Zlatan will play for ‘many years’

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will continue playing for “many years”, the surgeon who operated on the 35-year-old Manchester United striker’s knee has said. Swede...

Kitchee and Tottenham Hotspur to play friendly match to mark 20th handover anniversary

Kitchee and Tottenham Hotspur to play friendly match to mark 20th handover anniversary

Looks like May’s shaping up to be a good month for Kitchee. The local football club beat out rivals Eastern to be crowned the Hong Kong Premier League champions on Saturday,...

Guangzhou football club charged over ‘annihilate British dogs’ banner

Guangzhou football club charged over ‘annihilate British dogs’ banner

Chinese giants Guangzhou Evergrande will be disciplined after a banner slamming “British dogs” was unfurled by fans during a game in Hong Kong, Asia’s football...

Football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career rests in Hong Kong-born surgeon’s hands after knee injury

Football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career rests in Hong Kong-born surgeon’s hands after knee injury

It seems like star footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s sporting career is in the hands of a Hong Kong-born surgeon after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during a...

Australian jockey Nash Rawiller dislocates shoulder after tumble at Sha Tin Racecourse, injured horse put down

Australian jockey Nash Rawiller dislocates shoulder after tumble at Sha Tin Racecourse, injured horse put down

Australian jockey Nash Rawiller suffered a dislocated shoulder and fractures to his ankle and back after a fall during the races in Sha Tin yesterday, which saw two other jockeys...

Fiji claim record 17th Hong Kong Rugby Sevens title

Fiji claim record 17th Hong Kong Rugby Sevens title

Defending champions Fiji clinched a record 17th Hong Kong Sevens title Sunday after blowing away South Africa to hand new coach Gareth Baber a victory in his former home town. The...

Rugby Sevens gold weighs heavy on Fiji’s new coach Gareth Baber

Rugby Sevens gold weighs heavy on Fiji’s new coach Gareth Baber

A year ago Fiji were running away with the World Rugby Sevens Series, about to win a record 16th Hong Kong title and a few months away from precious Olympic gold. Now they are...