• 'Jakarta needs at least six sports centers'

    Selasa, 15 Agustus 2006 09:47:16
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    The Menteng Stadium demolition on July 26 by the Jakarta administration highlighted the fact that sports development in the country has been sidelined. The 86-year-old building was flattened to make way for a supposedly multipurpose open space in the plush Menteng residential area, dubbed the garden city during the Dutch colonial administration, and a five-story parking lot for 200 cars.

  • Gail Emms in the Guardian

    Rabu, 17 Mei 2006 18:17:08
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    Sometimes I think: ' How can I play in this? It's indecent.' But if you're a sports woman it's something you have to put up with. People want you to show as much flesh as possible. Sadly we don't all have bodies like Maria Sharapova.

  • Robertson and Emms mix business with banter

    Selasa, 04 April 2006 19:00:52
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    If medals were won for bounciness and banter, Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms would have enough to sink one of the party boats that cruise Melbourne's Yarra River on a nightly basis. The way they are playing they are heading that way anyway and are firm favourites to add to their collection when the team and individual competitions begin here on Thursday.

  • No Racket over his Retirement

    Selasa, 16 Agustus 2005 07:56:38
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    Tony Gunawan will soon retire from badminton the way he played it - with grace, humility, and as an Olympic medalist and international champion.

  • Gail Emms

    Selasa, 16 Agustus 2005 07:56:28
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    Gail Emms won a silver medal at the Athens Olympics in 2004 with her badminton partner, Nathan Robertson. She's also won a Commonwealth Gold medal, and has been both British Mixed Ladies and Women's Double champion.

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