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Gold medal haul for Team Samoa

APIA, (SAMOA OBSERVER) ----The Samoa Weightlifting team return to Samoa Wednesday with a large haul of gold medals after a successful Mainland Open Weightlifting Tournament in Christchurch New Zealand, last week.

Rita Flynn multipurpose hall in doubt for Pacific Games

PORT MORESBY, (POST COURIER) --- The new Rita Lynn multipurpose hall is in doubt to be completed in time for the Pacific Games.

Samoa PM wishes All Blacks could be bought with coconuts

APIA, (STUFF NZ) - Samoa Prime Minister and rugby boss Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi has joked he'd like to pay the All Blacks in coconuts and pawpaw for their looming test in Apia.

Workshops to strengthen MSG trade

PORT VILA, (MSG) - A series of workshops for Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) countries are underway in Port Vila, Vanuatu on issues relating to the MSG Trade Agreement.

Pacific Games village get beds

PORT MORESBY, (POST COURIER) - The Bank South Pacific (BSP) Pacific Games Village is way ahead of time in its preparations for the Games.

Wellington FC leads Group C in round two

SUVA, (FIJI TIMES) ---Team Wellington FC of New Zealand is in a commanding situation in Group C after the second round of matches Wednesday.

Triathlon squad

The Solomon Islands triathlon federation yesterday announced its final squad for the Pacific Games in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Rugby yet to submit final list

The deadline for National Sports Federations (NFs) has passed and Solomon Islands Rugby League is the only sport that has yet to submit its final list after the deadline for submission on March 31.

Volleyball squad to be named soon

The announcement for the final volleyball squad for the Pacific Games will be announced this weekend.

A vulnerable Pacific region

THE recent devastation caused by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu was another reminder of the vulnerability of the Pacific region to natural disasters.