PORT MORESBY, (OFC) - Tahiti came back from a two goal deficit to force a draw with hosts Papua New Guinea while New Caledonia defeated Group A rivals Samoa 7-0 on Match Day 4 of the competition at Sir John Guise Stadium.
SUVA, (FIJI TIMES) - The Fiji Sports council and the Super Rugby Steering Committee in Fiji are urging rugby fans wishing to buy tickets into the match between the Gallagher Chiefs and the BNZ Crusaders at 7.35pm on Friday July 1 at the ANZ Stadium in Suva to be on the lookout for fraudsters and opportunists who would look to gain from the international match.
PORT MORESBY,(POST COURIER) - A very close contest is in progress for the one place available for a male athlete in track and field athletics at the Olympic Games in Rio. With Nelson Stone out of contention due to injury it is now a two horse race between sprinter Theo Piniau and veteran 400m hurdler Mowen Boino.
OFC: New Zealand stamped their authority on Group B by brushing aside Vanuatu 5-0 while Fiji kept their OFC Nations Cup hopes alive with a hard fought 1-0 win over the Solomon Islands on Match Day 3 of the competition at Sir John Guise Stadium Tuesday evening.
SUVA, (FIJI TV) - Athletes taking part in this week’s Oceania Weightlifting Championship will be selected for anti-doping tests during the competition.
LONDON, (INSIDE THE GAMES) - Sevens must be considered in all discussions about the rugby calendar as the discipline looks to capitalise and build on the opportunities provided by its first appearance on the Olympic programme at Rio 2016, it has been claimed in London Tuesday.