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Hong Kong 2009 East Asian Games

Hosts Hong Kong makes East Asian Games legendary

Opened with a spectacular in Victoria Harbor and closed with memorable moments, the 5th East Asian Games (EAG) lowered the curtain on Sunday and was regarded as a legend for hosts Hong Kong SAR, China. Full story

Overview

East Asian Games

Held once every four years, the East Asian Games (EAG) is a major event in the Asian international sports arena. The 5th EAG will be held in HK from 5 - 13 Dec. 2009.

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Hosts Hong Kong makes East Asian Games legendary

2009-12-14 00:01:37 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) -- Opened with a spectacular in Victoria Harbor and closed with memorable moments, the 5th East Asian Games (EAG) lowered the curtain on Sunday and was regarded as a legend for hosts Hong Kong SAR, China.

China's Lin Dan upset at East Asian Games

2009-12-13 08:41:58 GMT SINA.com HONG KONG: Unheralded South Korean Choi Ho-jin upset Olympic champion Lin Dan in straight sets to win the men's badminton final at the East Asian Games on Sunday, in one of the biggest upsets of the meet.

Wang Hao wins women's 10m platform title at EAG

2009-12-13 03:57:29 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) -- Wang Hao of China secured the gold medal of women's 10-meter platform diving with her last dive at the East Asian Games on Sunday.

China wins top two positions of women's javelin at EAG

2009-12-13 03:56:39 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) -- China won the gold and silver medals of women's javelin throw at the East Asian Games here on Sunday.

China wins women's four gold in EAG rowing tournament

2009-12-11 03:17:46 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- China took the first rowing title at the East Asian Games here Friday as Li Xin, Li Yan, Wang Juan and Xi Aihua teamed up to clock 6:40.07.

China claims women's team badminton title at EAG

2009-12-10 23:43:15 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- China claimed women's badminton team title at the 5th East Asian Games here on Thursday by defeating Chinese Taipei 3-1.

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2009-12-09 07:08:50 GMT China Daily Members of Japan men's 4 x100m freestyle swimming relay team celebrate after winning the final race at the East Asian Games in Hong Kong December 8, 2009. The team is consisted of Takuro Fujii, Yoshihiro Okumura, Hiroaki Yamamoto and Sho Uchida.

S Korea grabs 3 medals at women's bowling doubles of EAG

2009-12-08 13:14:28 GMT Xinhua English South Korea's gold medallists Shin Bo Hyun (3rd, R)/Gye Min Young (3rd, L), silver medallists Jeon Eun Hee (1st, L)/Son Yun Hee (2nd, L), and Hwang Sun Ok (1st, R)/Gang Hye Eun pose together during the awarding ceremony of event at the 5th East Asian Games in Hong Kong, south China, Dec. 8, 2009.