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Samuela Bulai A Great Athelete Until The End: Rodan
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Samuela Bulai A Great Athelete Until The End: Rodan

“He won numerous medals for Fiji and I was fortunate to accompany him to numerous games where he set an excellent ...

Academy Planned For Lautoka Swimmers
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Academy Planned For Lautoka Swimmers

In a move to help Lautoka-based swimmers prepare well for future swimming tournaments, discussions are un­derway fo...

Savusavu, A Place to Wind Down: Meghji
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Savusavu, A Place to Wind Down: Meghji

Romit Meghji is the Director of P Meghji Group of Companies.

Fiji Could Bid To Host Fourth Pacific Games
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Fiji Could Bid To Host Fourth Pacific Games

Fiji has hosted three Games in 1963, 1979 and 2003, which was known then as the South Pacific Games (SPG).

Baleitamavua Hooked To Sports
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Baleitamavua Hooked To Sports

The Touch Rugby player has represented the country at the Fiji Caps Trans-Tasman, 2019 World Cup and the Pacific Gam...

Mudunasoko’s Time Gets Closer To Wind’s
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Mudunasoko’s Time Gets Closer To Wind’s

“No one in my family has ever represented Fiji in swimming, or any other sport. “So I will try my best to go...

Reifa Takes Marist’s Principal’s Award, Tops Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry Subjects While Yalimaiwai Gets Dux
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Reifa Takes Marist’s Principal’s Award, Tops Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry Subjects While Yalimaiwai Gets Dux

Reifa is originally from Naikeleyaga, Kabara Lau. His family resides in Nadi and he has been living away from home a...

I Still Have It, Says Banuve
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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...

Pacific Games Council To Review Transgender Issue
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Pacific Games Council To Review Transgender Issue

This comes after New Zealand transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard won gold in the women’s +87kg category. Hubba...

Pacific Games: Fiji Women Wins Historic Gold In First 3×3 Basketball Competition
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Pacific Games: Fiji Women Wins Historic Gold In First 3×3 Basketball Competition

Team captain Mickaelar Mendez was emotional after the 10-minute game and dedicated the win to her team.

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.

Banuve Completes ‘Triple-Double’ With 200m Win At Pacific Games
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Banuve Completes ‘Triple-Double’ With 200m Win At Pacific Games

“Just working on that first 150m, I was waiting, I was waiting on him - but he just couldn’t get me today.

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: 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.

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