Issue: February 11, 2009   (Archive)
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Night fever

HK women to go through Tokyo wringer in quest for Rio berth
Hong Kong's women's sevens team face an uphill battle in their quest for a place at the Rio Games when they play in this weekend's final leg of Asia Rugby's Olympic qualification process in Tokyo.

United `need to be ruthless'
Louis van Gaal conceded he was "worried" about Manchester United's goal-scoring problems after a goalless draw with PSV Eindhoven left their Champions League campaign in the balance.

`Bullying' trio hit
New International Cricket Council chairman Shashank Manohar has hit out at the imbalance of power within the sport's governing body and criticized last year's revamp which, he believes, allows India, England and Australia to "bully" the organization.

On right track
Batsman Mark Chapman believes Hong Kong cricketers are progressing well at the international level and will express themselves when they feature in next year's World Twenty20 in India.

Goals galore as Barca and Bayern march on
Holders Barcelona celebrated qualifying for the last 16 of the Champions League with another stunning display, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi each scoring two goals in a 6-1 win over Roma.

Record tumbles for unbeaten Warriors
Stephen Curry scored 24 points as the Golden State Warriors set a record for the longest unbeaten start to an NBA season with a 111-77 rout of the visiting Los Angeles Lakers.

Suspected leader of match-fix ring freed
A Singaporean accused of leading the world's largest football match-fixing syndicate was freed after a surprise court ruling, seen as a blow to efforts to rid global sport of corruption.

United pair back in training for PSV clash
Manchester United strikers Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial both returned to training ahead of tomorrow's (HK time) Champions League match with PSV Eindhoven at Old Trafford.

Evergrande sued by angry sponsor for dumping kit in final
The car company that sponsors the shirts of Asia's newly crowned football champions Guangzhou Evergrande has launched legal action against the club for changing their kit for the AFC Champions League final last weekend.

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