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I Still Have It, Says Banuve
Pacific Games

I Still Have It, Says Banuve

“It is the toughest Pacific Games that I’ve ever been to, every islander improved and the sprinters are a lot fa...

Elenani Tinai: My Parents Kept Me Going
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Elenani Tinai: My Parents Kept Me Going

Tinai won four of the seven events – 100m hurdles, shot-put, 200m and the long jump.

Banuve Tabakaucoro  Tells Of His Race Plan
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Banuve Tabakaucoro Tells Of His Race Plan

Tabakaucoro successfully defended his title stopping the clock at 20.87s.

Transgender Athletes At The Pacific Games
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Transgender Athletes At The Pacific Games

While New Zealand transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard has returned home with a gold medal from the women’s +87...

Pacific Games: Narayan Win Silver In Taekwando Event
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Pacific Games: Narayan Win Silver In Taekwando Event

“I really need to work hard. I played Australia’s number one and I gave my 100 percent but this tournament has t...

Pacific Games: Abrupt End To Hill’s Campaign
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Pacific Games: Abrupt End To Hill’s Campaign

The clash left his opponent with an open cut above the right eye in the second round, section manager Tulele Logavat...

Pacific Games: Glen Kable Shoots For Gold
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Pacific Games: Glen Kable Shoots For Gold

Missing a one shot cost Fiji Shooting Association founder and shooter Glen Kable the opportunity to defend his gold ...

Pacific Games: Women Judokas Win 3 Gold Medals
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Pacific Games: Women Judokas Win 3 Gold Medals

Takayawa sisters, Farouk tell how they did it

Pacific Games: Banuve In Tears After Setting New Record
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Pacific Games: Banuve In Tears After Setting New Record

The Samoans were stunned to see Banuve well ahead of favourites, and local hero Jeremy Dodson 10.48s and Tuiala Maso...

Pacific Games: Athletics Win 5 Medals On Day 2 Of Competition
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Pacific Games: Athletics Win 5 Medals On Day 2 Of Competition

Petero Veitaqomaki ran the Pacific Games 800m final with only one thing on his mind- his loss during the Coke Games ...

Pacific Games: Banuve Blitzes Own Record To Win Gold In 100m Sprint
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Pacific Games: Banuve Blitzes Own Record To Win Gold In 100m Sprint

Tabakaucoro broke his own Pacific Games record of 10.33s.

Pacific Games: Only God Knows What’s Next For The Bula Boys Says Gamel
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Pacific Games: Only God Knows What’s Next For The Bula Boys Says Gamel

The big win did not impress Fijian head coach Christophe Gamel as he admitted that the team lacked consistency.

Pacific Games: Veitaqomaki Tipped To Win Today’s 800m Final
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Pacific Games: Veitaqomaki Tipped To Win Today’s 800m Final

His closest rival is Samoan Tuuaga Fiso who ran 1:57.52.

Pacific Games: Watch Banuve Says Coach Delai
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Pacific Games: Watch Banuve Says Coach Delai

The fastest time yesterday was by Kelvin Masoe of Samoa who clocked 10.70s.

Pacific Games: Silver For Kaiwalu, Tonga’s Foliaki Takes Gold At High Jump
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Pacific Games: Silver For Kaiwalu, Tonga’s Foliaki Takes Gold At High Jump

Kaiwalu left knee was heavily bandaged. He said it was an old injury.

Pacific Games: Talented Yee Sisters Win Silver In Table Tennis
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Pacific Games: Talented Yee Sisters Win Silver In Table Tennis

They were also instrumental in the gold medal win over Fiji in the women’s team event.

Pacific Games: Injured Danielle Wins Bronze
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Pacific Games: Injured Danielle Wins Bronze

“I told myself to keep pushing through and fight every shot by playing smart, stay calm, one point at a time and e...

Team Fiji Taekwondo Aims to End Gold Drought At Pacific Games
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Team Fiji Taekwondo Aims to End Gold Drought At Pacific Games

Fiji has never won a gold medal since the sport’s introduction.

Pacific Games: Our Boxers Ready To Rumble
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Pacific Games: Our Boxers Ready To Rumble

The team arrived on a Fiji Airways flight and made their way by ferry to Savaii by midday.

Fiji To Bid For 2027 Games: Lenoa
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Fiji To Bid For 2027 Games: Lenoa

There will be a guideline set by the Pacific Games Council for the bid processes that needs to be followed by all ot...

Terio Tamani Tells How They Won Gold At The Pacific Games
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Terio Tamani Tells How They Won Gold At The Pacific Games

“I thank coach (Gareth) Baber for believing in me and also my team-mates for their efforts to make the win possibl...

Pacific Games Mission Accomplished For Fijiana
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Pacific Games Mission Accomplished For Fijiana

“Since I made my debut I told myself that I want to be successful in rugby and when the call came to play in the P...

Taichi Vakasama Smashes Another Pacific Games Record
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Taichi Vakasama Smashes Another Pacific Games Record

Moana Wind also won her second gold medal. She stopped the clock at 1:13.79 in the 100m women’s breaststroke.

Pacific Games: Fiji Men and Women’s Teams Win Gold In Rugby 7s
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Pacific Games: Fiji Men and Women’s Teams Win Gold In Rugby 7s

Fijiana beat Australia 14-5 while the Gareth Baber coached side defeated Samoa 7-5.

Pacific Games: Naiseruvati Bowls For Gold, Announces Retirement
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Pacific Games: Naiseruvati Bowls For Gold, Announces Retirement

The Vutuna, Nairai, native won his second gold medal in the lawn bowls men’s single event after beating Iva Tiatin...

Pacific Games: Taichi Vakasama Wins Second Gold In 100m Breaststroke
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Pacific Games: Taichi Vakasama Wins Second Gold In 100m Breaststroke

Vakasama edged Epeli Rabua who also shaved a second off his preliminary time. Rabua clocked 1:03.89 in the final.

Pacific Games: She’s Like The Wind, Moana Wins Gold In 100m Breaststroke
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Pacific Games: She’s Like The Wind, Moana Wins Gold In 100m Breaststroke

This is the final night for swimming at the Aquatic Centre, Faleata, Samoa.

Fijians Making Mark In Rugby 7s For Other Nations At The Pacific Games
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Fijians Making Mark In Rugby 7s For Other Nations At The Pacific Games

It was amazing to see Fijians making their names for other teams for rugby 7s at the 2019 Pacific Games. Former St J...

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