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  • 28
  • Jul

SUVA, (FIJI TV) -The General Secretary of the Oceanic Weightlifting Federation says the 15 competitors representing the region at next month’s Rio Olympics won’t be facing a level playing field.

  • 27
  • Jul

PORT MORESBY, ] (THE NATIONAL) - Veteran Papua New Guinea swimmer Ryan Pini says he is feeling fresh and is excited to compete in his fourth and final Olympic Games next month.

  • 27
  • Jul

PORT MORESBY, (THE NATIONAL) - The expansion of one of Papua New Guinea’s premier sporting venues, the National Football Stadium (NFS), to meet World Cup rugby league requirements will depend on the availability of government funding.

  • 27
  • Jul

APIA, (TALAMUA ONLINE) - Samoa’s Olympics hopes now rests on the weightlifting team of Mary Opeloge 75kg (Female) and Vaipava NevoIoane – 62kg (Male).

  • 19
  • Jul

OFC: The road to regional dominance will not be easy for the eight nations taking part in next year’s OFC U-17 Championship with the official draw revealing the journey ahead for each of the teams.

  • 18
  • Jul

Suva (Fiji Times) - WITH Fiji holding a regional athletics competition after a lapse of 13 years, the Melanesian Athletics Championship proved to be a good platform for young athletes.

  • 18
  • Jul

Port Moresby (The National) -  THE netball fraternity is looking forward to welcoming the Singapore Under-21 squad for a three-day invitational series with the Papua New Guinea U21 as well as a development side from July 21-24.

  • 18
  • Jul

WORLD RUGBY - The 24 players hoping to claim Fiji's first ever Olympic medal have been named by coaches Ben Ryan and Chris Cracknell.

  • 18
  • Jul

OFC: The FIFA Development Committee, chaired by FIFA vice-president and AFC President Shaikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, met in Zurich on Thursday and started putting in motion Forward, FIFA’s overhauled development programme.

  • 18
  • Jul

AAP: AUSTRALIA’S Olympic team has been hit with a double blow, with Lleyton Hewitt and gun cyclist Simon Gerrans withdrawing from the Games.

  • 18
  • Jul

OFC: Tahiti's national beach soccer team are set to test their skills against the might of Japan in September when the two nations meet for a series of friendlies at Akashi Okura beach in Hyogo.

  • 18
  • Jul

Fijian football has never seen a period like it.

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