S.C.O.P.A. Netball Club had an awesome season this year, winning the A Grade Women’s, A Reserve Women’s and Open Men’s Shield and declared overall Championship Winners in each of these divisions.
The Robert Louis Stevenson under 17’s rugby team is in Auckland New Zealand on their first rugby tour. Following an outstanding performance at this year’s inter-college tournaments earlier this year, R.L.S.S decided to build on the momentum by undertaking a rugby tour playing different colleges in Auckland.
Queensland overcame a 12-8 halftime deficit to beat New South Wales 18-12 for a consolation win in the third State of Origin rugby league match on Wednesday.
Tag Rugby is a fast-moving non-contact sport that is suitable for all ages and currently becoming a popular sport in Samoa. With added difficulty of pulling off velcro tags to stop the ball carrier, local tag tournaments have become exciting athletic exhibitions for spectators and players alike.
Papua New Guinea hosted the XII Oceania Swimming Championships over a six-day programme. Samoa fielded a small yet strong team of two females and four males to put their training to the test and succeeded brilliantly.
Invest Samoa Open 2018 title holder, Alex Edge, has a story to tell. The Australian professional golfer not only claimed the Invest Samoa Open 2018 title for the first time, it was also his first time in Samoa.
A rare penalty try paved the way for New South Wales to beat Queensland 18-14 in the second State of Origin match Sunday and clinch Australia's annual best-of-three rugby league series with a game to spare.
Winger Junior Rau scored two tries to lead Papua New Guinea to a 26-14 upset win over Fiji in a rugby league international on Saturday.
Ahead of the games in 2019, the Office of the Pacific Games continues to provide updates of their preparations to ensure that Samoa and the Pacific Region are well informed of the developments in Samoa’s efforts to host the games next year.
The Sharks clinched the last quarterfinal place in Super Rugby after beating the Jaguares 20-10 on Saturday, setting up an unenviable trip to the eight-time champion Crusaders of New Zealand in the playoffs.
Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he is prepared for an action-packed fight against aggressive Argentinian Lucas Matthysse in Sunday's world title bout that could put his illustrious career at stake.
The Cleveland Browns' long search for a franchise quarterback has led them to Baker Mayfield — the first of four passers to be drafted in the top 10 Thursday night.
For Belgium and England, the third-place match at the World Cup was more like a dress rehearsal for future finals.
Basketball's international governing body has opened disciplinary hearings against Australia and the Philippines after a wild brawl that included Milwaukee Bucks forward Thon Maker broke out in their Basketball World Cup qualifying game Monday.
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