Hong Kong Open

  • Sabine Lisicki wins Hong Kong Open Yesterday

    Hong Kong: Sabine Lisicki won her first WTA title in three years by defeating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-3 in the final of the Hong Kong Open on Sunday. No. 36-ranked Pliskova squandered a 5-1 lead in the match after she twice broke the top-seeded German in the first set before losing...
  • Miguel Angel Jimenez wins 4th Hong Kong Open title December 8, 2013

    Hong Kong: Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Hong Kong Open for the fourth time on Sunday after winning a three-way playoff on the first hole to secure the victory. Jimenez, 49, defended the title he won last year and became the oldest player to win on the European Tour after sinking...
  • Shiv Kapur tied second, one shot behind leader at Hong Kong December 7, 2013

    Hong Kong: India's Shiv Kapur remained firmly in contention for a grandstand finish when he returned a four-under 66 to trail Welsh leader Stuart Manley by one stroke after the third round of the USD 1.3 million Hong Kong Open here Saturday. Kapur was third overnight and moved to tied second....
  • Shiv Kapur moves to 3rd place at Hong Kong Open December 6, 2013

    Hong Kong: Shiv Kapur hit a purple patch on the back nine with four birdies in a span of five holes, as he carded a four-under 66 and moved to tied third at the midway stage of the $1.3 million Hong Kong Open here on Friday. Kapur is now five-under 135...
  • Joshana Chinappa charges into maiden World Series quarters in Hong Kong December 6, 2013

    Hong Kong: India's Joshana Chinappa pulled off a sensational second successive upset in Thursday's second round of the Women's Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open to claim her first ever quarter-final berth in a WSA World Series event. After making her breakthrough in the first round where she...
  • Sujjan tied 3rd in Hong Kong Open; Chowrasia, Lahiri 15th December 5, 2013

    Hong Kong: Sujjan Singh, who hurt himself in a freak accident two years ago, continued his comeback with a fine four-under 66 that gave him a share of the third place at the end of the first round in the USD 1.3 million Hong Kong Open here on Thursday. Sujjan was...
  • Ghosal, Pallikal look to end year on a high December 2, 2013

    Hong Kong: India's numero uno squash players, Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal, will be looking to end the year on a high when they compete against the world's best in the Hong Kong Open, starting here on Tuesday. The WSA World Series Gold event - the last of the year -...
  • Lahiri banks on familiarity for Hong Kong Open November 28, 2013

    Hong Kong: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri is hoping to take advantage of his familiarity with the Golf Club here in his bid to win his first title outside India at the USD 1.3 million Hong Kong Open next week. The 26-year-old believes the course set-up at the Hong Kong Golf...
  • Saina wins but Kashyap, Sindhu crash out of Hong Kong Open November 20, 2013

    Hong Kong: Saina Nehwal advanced to the second round with an easy win but it turned out to be a disappointing day for the Indians overall as Parupalli Kashyap and P V Sindhu failed to cross the first hurdle in the Hong Kong Super Series on Wednesday. Looking for her first...
  • Saina Nehwal loses in Round 2 of Hong Kong Open November 22, 2012

    Hong Kong: World number three shuttler Saina Nehwal went down to China's Ling Wang in straight games in the women's singles second round of the $250,000 Hong Kong Open Super Series at the Hong Kong Coliseum here Thursday. The London Olympics bronze medallist lost 19-21, 15-21 in the final Super...
  • Saina moves into Round 2 of Hong Kong Open November 21, 2012

    New Delhi: London Olympics bronze medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal on Wednesday opened her campaign at the Hong Kong Super Series on a positive note, prevailing over Aprilla Yuswandari of Indonesia in straight games to reach the second round of women's singles event. The world number three took time to get into...
  • Saina Nehwal returns to action at Hong Kong Open November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: After skipping the China Super Series Premier last week because of a knee problem, Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal will now be back in action at the Hong Kong Open which begins from Wednesday. The world number three Saina, who recently won Denmark Super Series Premier and reached the...
  • Jimenez proves age no factor in Hong Kong win November 18, 2012

    Hong Kong: Miguel Angel Jimenez fired a final round five-under 65 to become the oldest player to record a European Tour victory with a one-stroke triumph at the Hong Kong Open on Sunday. The Spaniard completed the tournament on 15 under par to edge out Sweden's Fredrik Andersson Hed, who had...
  • Randhawa climbs to 13th in Hong Kong Open November 17, 2012

    Hong Kong: Jyoti Randhawa, the lone Indian to make the cut, rode on the wings of an eagle to make a smart move on the third day of the USD 2 million UBS Hong Kong Open here on Saturday. Randhawa (67) moved to five-under 205 and tied 13th, up from...
  • Jeev wants to play with finger injury November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Out of action due to a finger ligament tear, ace golfer Jeev Milkha Singh is desperate to be back in action and said he would rather play through an injury and chase his dream of winning a Major and representing India in 2016 Olympics than staying away from...
  • Randhawa lone Indian to make cut at Hong Kong Open November 16, 2012

    Hong Kong: Jyoti Randhawa was the lone Indian to make the cut even as World No 1 Rory McIlroy and three-time Major champion Padraig Harrington fell by the wayside in the USD two million Hong Kong Open, here. Randhawa, who had shot 68 in the first round, followed it...
  • Rory McIlroy misses cut in Hong Kong Open November 16, 2012

    Fanling, Hong Kong: World number one and defending champion Rory McIlroy missed the cut at the Hong Kong Open on Friday after he suffered a nightmare with the putter and double bogeyed his final hole. The U.S PGA champion four-putted the 10th green, his last of the tournament, to cap...
  • Colin Montgomerie pulls out of Hong Kong Open November 16, 2012

    Hong Kong: Former champion Colin Montgomerie has dropped out of the Hong Kong Open ahead of Friday's second round, prematurely ending his 25th year on the European Tour. Organisers said Montgomerie informed officials he was suffering with a foot injury and has returned home to Scotland. Also withdrawing ahead of the...
  • Tired McIlroy makes poor start in Hong Kong November 15, 2012

    Fanling: Tiredness caught up with Rory McIlroy on Thursday and the world golf number one could shoot only a three-over-par 73 on the opening day of the Hong Kong Open. McIlroy, who this week became only the second player to win the money-list titles in both Europe and the United States,...
  • Jyoti Randhawa tied 17th at Hong Kong Open November 15, 2012

    Hong Kong: Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa opened strongly with a two-under 68 to be placed at tied 17th after the first round of UBS Hong Kong Open at the Hong Kong Golf club here Thursday. Randhawa dropped just one bogey against three birdies to emerge as the best Indian and...
  • Jeev pulls out of Hong Kong Open November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Jeev Milkha Singh, who withdrew after the first round of the Singapore Open, has also pulled out of the Hong Kong Open to let his injured right-hand finger heal comepletely ahead of the big events coming up. The Indians taking part in the event are Gaganjeet Bhullar, SSP...
  • Bhullar looks to seal Order of Merit in Hong Kong November 17, 2012

    Hong Kong: India's Gaganjeet Bhullar believes he can produce another standout performance that will see him become the next Indian to win the Asian Tour Order of Merit when the UBS Hong Kong Open golf tees off Thursday. Bhullar, who has already won two Asian Tour titles this season,...
  • McIlroy wins Hong Kong Open, Randhawa 29th November 16, 2012

    Hong Kong: Ace Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa finished tied 29th, the best among the Indians, at the UBS Hong Kong Open trophy here on Sunday. Randhawa, who has been struggling with his form this season put together rounds of 70, 70, 70 and 69 to finish at one-under 279. World number two...
  • Saina crashes out of Hong Kong Open quarters November 18, 2011

    Hong Kong: Saina Nehwal bowed out of the Hong Kong Open Super Series after losing to Denmark's lower-ranked Tine Baun 16-21, 15-21 in the women's singles quarterfinals on Friday. Two-time All England champion Baun, seeded seventh, took just 29 minutes to beat fourth-seeded Saina. There was nothing much to separate the...
  • Hong Kong: Shock win for Guru, Saina in quarters November 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Defending champion Saina Nehwal reached the quarter-finals without breaking much sweat but it was RMV Gurusaidutt who made heads turn on Thursday as he stunned world No. 9 Pengyu Du of China in a thrilling three-game match in the Hong Kong Super Series. A day after Ajay Jayaram sent...
  • Saina enters R2 of Hong Kong Open November 16, 2011

    Hong Kong: Saina Nehwal moved into the second round of the Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open badminton tournament with a 21-4, 21-17 win over Tsz Ka Chan (Hong Kong) on Wednesday. Fourth-seeded Saina will next take on Jie Yao of the Netherlands. Meanwhile, Ajay Jayaram, who reached the last 16 at the...
  • Olympic berth a realistic dream: Jwala Gutta November 15, 2011

    New Delhi: India's women's doubles player Jwala Gutta reckons qualifying for next year's Olympics is a realistic dream, but she does not want to put pressure on her young partner Ashwini Ponnappa by thinking about the London event right now. One half of the World Championships bronze-medalist pair, Jwala said she...
  • Saina all set to defend Hong Kong title November 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Saina Nehwal faces the task of overcoming a recent dip in form to defend the crown at the Hong Kong Open, which starts with the qualifiers on Tuesday. Saina had won three Super Series title - Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong - besides winning the Commonwealth Games gold and...
  • Jeev caps year with Order of Merit November 19, 2006

    Hong Kong: Jeev Milkha Singh on Sunday assured himself of the prestigious UBS Asian Tour Order of Merit title after he finished tied third in the Hong Kong Open golf tournament to open up an unbeatable lead of just under $ 206,000 over his nearest rival Prom Meesawat of Thailand. Jeev,...