Cone to have just 10 healthy men vs Hong Kong as Fajardo, Edu out

Gilas Pilipinas coach Tim Cone.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net Only 10 players from Gilas Pilipinas’ long-haul cast will be seeing action in the Fiba (International Basketball Federation) Asia Cup qualifiers this coming Thursday when the National Five finally takes the first step in its four-year quest to return to the Fiba World Cup and Olympic Games. Both young…

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Anger over Messi’s absence in Hong Kong game spreads

Inter Miami’s Lionel Messi leaves after a training for a friendly football match between Hong Kong Team and US Inter Miami CF at the Hong Kong Stadium in Hong Kong, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024. (AP Photo/Louise Delmotte) HONG KONG — An Argentina football friendly in China next month was canceled on Friday in more fallout…

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Hong Kong sports minister was assured Messi would play

Inter Miami’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi (L) sits on the bench during the friendly football match between Hong Kong XI and US Inter Miami CF in Hong Kong on February 4, 2024. Inter Miami was booed off the pitch after their injured superstar Lionel Messi failed to take the field in a pre-season friendly in…

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Messi, Beckham booed as Argentine sits out Hong Kong friendly

Fans react after not seeing Inter Miami’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi play after the friendly football match between Hong Kong XI and US Inter Miami CF in Hong Kong on February 4, 2024. Inter Miami was booed off the pitch after their injured superstar Lionel Messi failed to take the field in a pre-season friendly…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: British and Irish contenders head for Hong Kong International action | Racing News

It’s excellent action at Sha Tin on Saturday with Hong Kong International Races featuring a whole host of British and Irish contenders, live on Sky Sports Racing. 6:10 Sha TIn – Warm Heart takes on home rivals Warm Heart is the big hope for Aidan O’Brien in the Longines Hong Kong Vase (6:10) who will…

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Longines Hong Kong International: Luxembourg and Warm Heart lead Aidan O’Brien’s raiding party | Racing News

Luxembourg is set to lead a four-strong team for Aidan O’Brien into battle in this year’s Longines Hong Kong International races at Sha Tin. The son of Camelot notched a third victory at Group One level in the Tattersalls Gold Cup in the spring and was last seen going down narrowly to his dual Derby…

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Filipinas beat Hong Kong in Asian Games opener

Filipinas’ Katrina Guillou during a match against Hong Kong at the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China.–PILIPINAS WNFT PHOTO MANILA, Philippines–The Philippines scored two goals late to survive upset-minded Hong Kong, 3-1, on Friday and give new coach Mark Torcaso a winning start to his tenure in the women’s football competitions of the Hangzhou Asian Games…

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UE rookies Canlas, Ragot, Galvez shine in Hong Kong tilt

University of the East rookies (fromn left) Nicol Canlas, Mika Ragot and Willa Galvez are all expected to see action in the coming UAAP season. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Three high school freshmen of the University of the East (UE) fencing team proved ready for the varsity season as Nicol Canlas, Mika Ragot and Willa Galvez all…

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Philippines grouped with South Korea, Myanmar, Hong Kong in Asian Games – rezal404

Philippines players pose for a group photo before the Australia and New Zealand 2023 Women’s World Cup Group A football match between the Philippines and Switzerland at Dunedin Stadium in Dunedin on July 21, 2023. (Photo by Sanka Vidanagama / AFP) AUCKLAND, New Zealand—The Philippines was drawn alongside Fifa Women’s World Cup campaigner South Korea…

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Waipiro: Ed Walker-trained Royal Ascot winner heading to Hong Kong

Royal Ascot winner Waipiro will continue his career in Hong Kong, trainer Ed Walker has announced. The three-year-old has made huge strides in four starts this term, winning a Newmarket novice in April before going on to finish second in the Lingfield Derby Trial and a respectable sixth in the Epsom Classic itself. Dropped back…

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