The University of Hong Kong

05/17/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/16/2024 22:38

HKU and CUHK to hold Vice-Chancellor’s Cup Soccer Match


HKU and CUHK to hold Vice-Chancellor's Cup Soccer Match

17 May 2024

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) will hold the 17th Vice-Chancellor's Cup Soccer Match on 19 May (Sunday) at the Stanley Ho Sports Centre.

Professor Ian Holliday, Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning) of HKU, and Professor Anthony Chan T.C., Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Alumni Relations & Advancement) of CUHK, will officiate at the kick-off ceremony.

The event, which began in 2003 as a commemoration of the universities' collaboration during the SARS outbreak, has since become a yearly tradition aimed at fostering friendship between the two universities.

Media representatives are cordially invited to attend. Details are as follows:

Date: 19 May 2024 (Sunday)

Event rundown:

9:30am: Kick-off ceremony

10:00am: Game starts

11:50am: Prize presentation

Venue: Soccer Pitch 3, Stanley Ho Sports Centre, 10 Sha Wan Drive, Sandy Bay, Hong Kong


For media enquiries, please contact Communication and Public Affairs Office, HKU Mr Kenneth Choi (Tel: 3917 2607 / Email: [email protected])