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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...

Pacific Games: Good Times Ahead For Va’a Team Says Naqasima
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Good Times Ahead For Va’a Team Says Naqasima

It was also a special moment for Naqasima who also made his debut the Pacific Games.

Pacific Games: Elder Tells Winning Recipe
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Elder Tells Winning Recipe

Elder who lives in Australia arrived in Apia last Friday and has been unwell since then.

Pacific Games: Fiji Men’s Rugby League Team Dominates Papua New Guinea To Win Gold
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Fiji Men’s Rugby League Team Dominates Papua New Guinea To Win Gold

The Vula Dakuitoga side lifted intensity in the second half scoring their second try through Taniela Tamanivalu conv...

Pacific Games: Taichi Vakasama Bags Another Gold For Team Fiji
Pacific Games

Pacific Games: Taichi Vakasama Bags Another Gold For Team Fiji

The 19 year-old Daliconi lad was optimistic of his chances as he is only one of three swimmers who have recorded bel...

German Diplomat Praises Fiji’s Role In Cop23
NATION

German Diplomat Praises Fiji’s Role In Cop23

“The COP23 was a chance and a well taken one to make Pacific issues global issues,” Mr Thiedemann said.

13 Chefs de Mission get Games update
SPORTS

13 Chefs de Mission get Games update

The key objective of the seminar was to provide information to all CDMs ef­ficiently to assist in their preparation...

New Roving Ambassador Presents Credentials to Samoan Head Of State
NATION, NEWS

New Roving Ambassador Presents Credentials to Samoan Head Of State

“We understand that here in Samoa there is quite a sizeable number of Fijians working in the hospitality industry,...

PMs Build Stronger, New Bridges Of Co-operation
NEWS

PMs Build Stronger, New Bridges Of Co-operation

When Fiji and Samoa succeed in protecting the interests of our citizens, we share those victories. And when our peop...

Fiji, Samoa PMs Meet
NEWS

Fiji, Samoa PMs Meet

Samoan Prime Minister Tui­laepa Aiono Sailele Maliel­egaoi will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Voreq...

May Visitor Arrivals Record Steady Growth
SUNBIZ

May Visitor Arrivals Record Steady Growth

According to the World Tourism Organisation (WTO), the tourism sector is the largest sector in the world in terms of...

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