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World Rugby Monitoring Typhoon Hagibis That Could Hit Japan This Saturday
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World Rugby Monitoring Typhoon Hagibis That Could Hit Japan This Saturday

World Rugby is monitoring the progress of a super typhoon that is forming in the south of Japan and is predicted to ...

Kicking lrks Coach Mckee
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Kicking lrks Coach Mckee

There was a sense that the aimless kicking allowed Samoa to gain a foothold in the game and push back the Fijians.

Fiji Bati In Rugby League World Cup 9s
Rugby League

Fiji Bati In Rugby League World Cup 9s

The Downer Rugby League World Cup 9s Sydney 2019 has been secured for Sydney by the New South Wales Government.

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
Pacific Games

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: Glen Kable Shoots For Gold
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

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

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
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

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
Pacific Games

Team Fiji Taekwondo Aims to End Gold Drought At Pacific Games

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

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

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
Pacific Games

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...

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

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
Pacific Games

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: New Caledonia Capitalised On Fiji Mistake To Win
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: New Caledonia Capitalised On Fiji Mistake To Win

“They had one chance and they scored from our mistake.

Fiji Swimmer Taichi Vakasama Finally Confirmed As New Pacific Games Record Holder
Pacific Games

Fiji Swimmer Taichi Vakasama Finally Confirmed As New Pacific Games Record Holder

Vakasama highlighted some of the challenges he faced as a national representative and a first year medical student a...

Our Badminton Win Close Battles To Claim Gold
Pacific Games

Our Badminton Win Close Battles To Claim Gold

Sisters Karen and Andra kept composure to survive tests from New Caledonia, Tahiti

Our Squash Reps Grab Bronze To Prove Critics Wrong
Pacific Games

Our Squash Reps Grab Bronze To Prove Critics Wrong

“I reminded the players to do their best and win a medal because we can’t return home empty-handed otherwise we ...

Pacific Games: Gold For Our Women Swimmers In Freestyle Relay
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Gold For Our Women Swimmers In Freestyle Relay

Yolan Blake maintained the lead and the rest of the team never looked back.

Pacific Games: Matelita Buadromo Wins 18th Pacific Games Medal, Her First Gold
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Matelita Buadromo Wins 18th Pacific Games Medal, Her First Gold

An emotional Buadromo accepted her first Gold medal at the Pacific Games in Samoa today, she has won 16 medals in to...

Pacific Games: Team Fiji Wins Gold At Badmington Team Event
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Team Fiji Wins Gold At Badmington Team Event

Sisters Karen Gibson and Andra Whiteside said there was a lot of pressure to win against New Caledonia.

Pacific Games: Naiseruvatu’s Risky Move Results In A Golden Pay Off
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Naiseruvatu’s Risky Move Results In A Golden Pay Off

“We played as a team and we knew Cook Islands will be a tough to beat so we kept it together and had a successful ...

Pacific Games: Our Golden Bowler, Litia Tikoisuva
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Our Golden Bowler, Litia Tikoisuva

The women fours with the team of Sheryl Mar, Doreen O’Connor, Loretta Kotoisuva and Radhika Prasad won bronze meda...

Pacific Games: Silver For Our Women At Table Tennis Event
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Silver For Our Women At Table Tennis Event

Leading the team, Sally Yee said the game was intense with close to 200 Team Vanuatu supporters cheering on their si...

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