Thursday,  August 5,  2021

Fame, fortune - and cows - for golden girls
Five cows, a meatball restaurant and a new house are some of the prizes promised to Indonesian badminton gold medalists Greysia Polii and Apriyani Rahayu when they return home from Tokyo. Indonesians are crazy about badminton, and the sport has produced all of the country's gold medals since being...
HK volunteers give Tokyo Olympics their all
To volunteer at the Olympics, Wong Tsan from Hong Kong and his wife Rever Yau are spending about US$5,000 (HK$39,000) on flights, evening meals and mandatory hotel quarantine back home. Under virus rules, the army of overseas volunteers that are usually part of an Olympics has largely been...

Crushing pain as Sevens canceled once more
The annual Hong Kong Sevens have been canceled for the second year in a row due to uncertainty regarding Covid-19 variants and travel restrictions around the globe. Preparation work for the annual Cathay Pacific/HSBC tournament was already under way when the Hong Kong Rugby Union and World...




















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