HONG KONG OPEN

  • K Srikanth loses in Hong Kong Open semis 4 days ago

    Hong Kong: India's campaign in the Hong Kong Super Series came to an end after young shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffered a three-game loss to top seed Chen Long of China in the semi-finals of the men's singles event of the USD 350,000 event on Saturday. Srikanth, who broke into the top...
  • Saina Nehwal bows out of Hong Kong Super Series 5 days ago

    Hong Kong: India's campaign in the women's singles of the USD 350,000 Hong Kong Super Series came to an end after ace shuttler Saina Nehwal was stunned by Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the quarter-finals on Friday. Seeded third, Saina went down 15-21, 19-21 to her lower ranked opponent...
  • Saina, Srikanth advance; Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open 5 days ago

    Hong Kong: Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth posted contrasting victories to enter the quarter-finals of the women's and men's singles competition respectively in the USD 350,000 Hong Kong Super Series in Kowloon on Thursday. However, it was curtains for teen sensation P V Sindhu, who suffered a three-game...
  • Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu in 2nd round of Hong Kong Open 6 days ago

    Hong Kong: Continuing his giant-killing spree, Kidambi Srikanth stunned World No.7 Chou Tien Chen to advance to the second round of the $350,000 Hong Kong Open Super Series along with leading women shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu at the Hong Kong Coliseum here Wednesday. Srikanth, fresh from defeating two-time Olympic...
  • Fifth-place finish for SSP Chowrasia in Hong Kong October 19, 2014

    Hong Kong: SSP Chowrasia's superb comeback continued with yet another fine finish as he ended a creditable tied fifth at the Hong Kong Open golf here on Sunday. The 36-year-old two-time winner of joint-sanctioned events carded a final round of three-under 67, despite a closing bogey that ultimately proved costly. It was...
  • Jyoti Randhawa tied 6th at Hong Kong Open October 18, 2014

    Hong Kong: Jyoti Randhawa, in tied sixth, was the best placed Indian golfer after the third round of the $1.3 million Hong Kong Open on Saturday. Randhawa battled to a 68 while overnight leader Ernie Els of South Africa registered a disappointing 71 in a rollercoaster round to slip to tied...
  • Jyoti Randhawa turns clock back, leads in Hong Kong Open October 16, 2014

    Hong Kong: Jyoti Randhawa turned the clock back as he holed 23 putts en-route to a six-under-par 64 to grab the first round lead at the US 1.3 million Dollars Hong Kong Open on Thursday. The 2002 Asian Tour number one said he 'putted his heart out' in a round of...
  • Anirban Lahiri, Rahil Gangjee upbeat about Hong Kong Open October 15, 2014

    Hong Kong: Indian golfers Anirban Lahiri and Rahil Gangjee on Wednesday spoke of their eagerness to play in the Hong Kong Open, expressing their confidence of putting up a good show in the $1.3 million tournament. "I had a really good outing last year. I played really well and had my...
  • Sabine Lisicki wins Hong Kong Open September 14, 2014

    Hong Kong: Sabine Lisicki won her first WTA title in three years by defeating Karolina Pliskova 75, 63 in the final of the Hong Kong Open on Sunday. No. 36ranked Pliskova squandered a 51 lead in the match after she twice broke the topseeded 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 threeway 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 fourunder 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 fourunder 66 and moved to tied third at the midway stage of the $1.3 million Hong Kong Open here on Friday. Kapur is now fiveunder 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 quarterfinal 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 fourunder 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 26yearold believes the course setup 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 1921, 1521 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 fiveunder 65 to become the oldest player to record a European Tour victory with a onestroke 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 fiveunder 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 threetime 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 fourputted 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 threeoverpar 73 on the opening day of the Hong Kong Open. McIlroy, who this week became only the second player to win the moneylist 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 twounder 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 14, 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 righthand 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 13, 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,...