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IMAX Shenzhen

The first IMAX Cinema in Shenzhen City. In the Tallest Building in Shenzhen at Present. KK Plaza is next to Di Wang Da Sha.

Nov 20 2010, 11:29 pm | Posted in Directory | Read More »

Thanksgiving Flag Football at Da Sha He Park

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This Thanksgiving (this Thursday) 3PM join me for some Flag Football at Da Sha He Park 大沙河公园 for the first, hopefully annual, Shenzhen Turkeybowl. If you have an annual leave day left, this is the day to use it. For those of you who don’t know about the game it is a mostly non-contact version [...]

Nov 20 2010, 10:18 pm | Posted in American Football | Read More »

Hong Kong Hike for shenzhen People #1

Hey If you’re interested, I am organising a hike on Hong Kong Island for this Saturday Nov 20. The route will be Stage 6 of the Hong Kong Trail. It is rated as an easy walk but that means it can still have a few strenuous parts. We will also have to walk 1.25 hours [...]

Nov 14 2010, 10:28 pm | Posted in Fitness,Sports | Read More »

Big-hitting Warner to boost Aussie Quest at Hong Kong Cricket Sixes

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Hong Kong, November 4, 2010 – Big-hitting opener David Warner has been drafted into the Australian squad at the last minute for the Karp Group/PC Jeweller Hong Kong Cricket Sixes at the Kowloon Cricket Club this weekend. Left-handed dynamo Warner has been called up to replace the injured Daniel Christian and will be a powerful [...]

Nov 4 2010, 12:43 pm | Posted in Cricket | Read More »

Mind Your Head: The Hong Kong Sixes returns on Nov. 6-7

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By Ranajit S. Dam The games may be short at the Hong Kong Cricket Sixes, but the hitting will most certainly be big. A format that has been injecting thrill into cricket long before anyone had even thought of Twenty20, Sixes features five-over innings, short boundaries, lollipop bowling and – unsurprisingly, given its name – [...]

Nov 4 2010, 12:18 pm | Posted in Cricket | Read More »

Hockey at 22° latitude: Shenzhen Ice Hockey

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For those of you that do not know there is a little known secret that is gaining speed and momentum in Shenzhen.  It is happening inside the Costal City Shopping center on Friday mornings.  We are talking ice hockey here….that’s right hockey at 22° latitude.  I know you are thinking how is that possible it [...]

Nov 4 2010, 12:15 pm | Posted in Ice Hockey | Read More »

Kumble leads India in hunt for Hong Kong Sixes glory

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Hong Kong, October 25, 2010 – Anil Kumble will lead crowd favourites India in its bid to win the Hong Kong Sixes for only the second time in the history of the tournament. Kumble returns with the core of the team which played last year – Reetinder Singh Sodhi, Stuart Binny and Sriram Sridharan – [...]

Oct 25 2010, 5:18 pm | Posted in Cricket | Read More »

Flights between Australia and China increased

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http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-news/flights-between-australia-and-china-increased-20101020-16t7a.html October 20, 2010 – 12:06PM The federal government has negotiated a temporary increase in the number of weekly plane flights between Australia and China. The extra flights will be made available to cater for an expected spike in demand between November and the end of February 2011. During the past year more than 410,000 [...]

Oct 20 2010, 3:58 pm | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Wine 102: Wine Glossary U-Y

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This is the sixth edition of my Wine 102 Wine glossary pages.  Please enjoy and I hope you can learn some new knowledge over the next few weeks or so. (Info collect from sources including wikipedia) Ullage: The empty space above the liquid in a wine bottle, wine barrel or tank. Ullage in a bottle [...]

Oct 5 2010, 4:00 pm | Posted in Wine | Read More »

Wine 101: Grape varieties

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This is the seventh edition of my Wine 101 education pages. please enjoy and I hope you can give me some feedback over the next few weeks or so. (Info collect from sources including wikipedia) Main White Grape varieties: Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Riesling Gewuztraminer Pinot Grigio Viognier Semillon Main Red Grape Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot [...]

Sep 30 2010, 4:00 pm | Posted in Wine | Read More »

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Australian Business man living in Shenzhen for over 4 years. Well traveled in China and the rest of the world (not that anything outside of China really matters when you are inside of China). Currently involved in the Wine industry, but previously involved in Tobacco, Medical and Logistics Industries world wide.

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