Junior squash team wins 3 medals at the Asian Junior Squash Championships
Hong Kong junior squash team won 2 gold and 1 silver medals at the Asian Junior Squash Championships held on 3-10 February 2007 in Hong Kong.
Au Wing-chi won for Hong Kong the second girls' singles title at the tournament since Chiu Wing-yin first won the title in 1997. It was also the first time two Hong Kong squash players had made it to the final.
Au Wing-chi, Chan Ho-ling
Chiu Ka-kei, Leung Shin-nga
Second left: Chan Ho-ling; Third left: Leung Shin-nga Second right: Chiu Ka-kei; Third right: Au Wing-chi
Table tennis women's pair wins a bronze medal at the ITTF Pro Tour Croatian Open
Hong Kong table tennis players Lau Sui-fei and Lin Ling won a bronze medal in the women's doubles event at the ITTF Pro Tour Croatian Open held on 16-20 January 2007 in Zagreb, Croatia.
Table tennis team wins 2 medals at the ITTF Pro Tour Slovenian Open
Hong Kong table tennis team won a silver and a bronze medal at the ITTF Pro Tour Slovenian Open held on 23-27 January 2007 in Velenje, Slovenia.
Ko Lai-chak, Li Ching
From left: Li Ching, Ko Lai-chak
Junior table tennis team wins 3 medals at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival
The Hong Kong junior table tennis team won 1 silver and 2 bronze medals at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival held on 17-21 January in Sydney, Australia.
Lee Ho-ching, Ng Wing-nam
Lee Ho-ching, Ng Wing-nam
From left: Cheng Chor-fung, Lee Ho-ching, Ng Wing-nam
First from right: Chiu Chung-hei
Elite results roundup (15 December 2006 ˇV 14 January 2007)
Position / No. of Entries
11th Tour of South China Seas
(25/12/2006, Hong Kong/ China /Macau)
General team classification
British Junior Open 2007
Girls' under 17 singles
Girls' under 19 singles
New references at the Sports Information Centre (SIC)
Cycling for triathletes: endurance
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