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  • 16
  • Aug

PORT VILA, (VAN2017) --- Now is the time for boxing authorities in Vanuatu to take up the challenge to progress the sport, says an international boxing executive.

  • 16
  • Aug

SUVA, (FBC SPORTS)- Vodafone Fiji 7s half-back Jerry Tuwai has turned down overseas offers and will be part of the side next season.

  • 15
  • Aug

APIA, (RNZI) - Samoa's U19 cricket team claimed their first international win at the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament in Apia.

  • 15
  • Aug

OFC: The OFC U-16 Women’s Championship final is only one win away for four teams but New Zealand, Cook Islands, Fiji and New Caledonia are all preparing for tough encounters when they meet in today’s semi-finals in Apia, Samoa.

  • 09
  • Aug

APIA, (RNZI) --- Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi says he is "99 percent confident" Samoa will be awarded hosting rights for the 2019 Pacific Games.

  • 14
  • Dec

SUVA, ( INSIDE THE GAMES) -The Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) has hit back at criticism from former coach Ben Ryan, the man who guided the country’s sevens team to Olympic gold at Rio 2016, over the supposed lack of contracts given to the players involved in the opening two rounds of the World Rugby Sevens Series.

  • 07
  • Dec

PORT VILA, (RNZI) ---- The team preparing for the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu next year says it will put preparations on hold if there are more problems over funding.

  • 07
  • Dec

AUCKLAND, (INSIDE THE GAMES) -Tonga taekwondo athlete Pita Taufatofua, who made worldwide headlines after his Opening Ceremony appearance at the Rio 2016 Olympics, has targeted an unlikely appearance at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games as a cross-country skier.

  • 07
  • Dec

SUVA, (PPGC) ---- The Pacific Games Council (PGC) is very disappointed that the Organising Committee for the Vanuatu 2017 Pacific Mini Games (VAN2017) has been forced to postpone major initiatives, including this week’s scheduled official sponsorship announcements, due to the lack of support and active disruptions from some elements within the Vanuatu Government.

  • 07
  • Dec

PORT VILA, (RNZI) ----The organising committee for the 2017 Pacific Mini Games remain confident key venues will be delivered on time, provided the weather gods are on their side.

  • 07
  • Dec

PORT MORESBY, (POST COURIER) --- Papua New Guinea Commissioner of Police has thanked all the policewomen who participated in the recently completed security operations for the FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup tournament in Port Moresby with a success outcome.

  • 07
  • Dec

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