Badminton announces draw for Pacific Games

The draw for the seven teams that will be competing for the Badminton Mixed Team event at the upcoming Pacific Games was announced by the Games Office Wednesday afternoon.

A press statement from the office said teams have been allocated a seeded position based on the Badminton World Federation rankings.

Badminton is scheduled in the first week of the Games and will be the first event held in the newly constructed multi-sport complex at Tuanaimato, which is funded by the Government of the People’s Republic of China.

Seed position

Country

1

Tahiti

2

New Caledonia

3

Fiji

4

Samoa

5

Tonga

6

Kiribati

7

Northern Marianas

"The Mixed Team event will be played in a round robin format.  

"Each tie includes five (5) matches which includes one of each discipline: men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles," it stated.

Monday 8 July 2019

9am

Tahiti

Vs

Northern Marianas

9am

New Caledonia

Vs

Kiribati

9am

Fiji

Vs

Tonga

1pm

Samoa

Vs

Northern Marianas

1pm

New Caledonia

Vs

Tonga

1pm

Tahiti

Vs

Kiribati

5pm

Samoa

Vs

Kiribati

5pm

Tahiti

Vs

Tonga

5pm

Fiji

Vs

Northern Marianas

Tuesday 9 July 2019

10am

Samoa

Vs

Tonga

10am

Tahiti

Vs

Fiji

10am

New Caledonia

Vs

Northern Marianas

3pm

New Caledonia

Vs

Fiji

3pm

Tahiti

Vs

Samoa

3pm

Kiribati

Vs

Northern Marianas

Wednesday 10 July 2019

10am

New Caledonia

Vs

Samoa

10am

Tonga

Vs

Northern Marianas

10am

Fiji

Vs

Kiribati

3pm

Tahiti

Vs

New Caledonia

3pm

Fiji

Vs

Samoa

3pm

Tonga

Vs

Kiribati

Fourteen athletes make up the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games Badminton squad, comprising seven men and women each.

Male Players

Female Players

Hilton So’o

Angel Reti

Aukuso Sue

Peta Te’o

Charles Iamannu Faalogoifo

Lizzie Key

Tupu FUa

Lole Ioane

Kennedy Simanu

Malia Ausage

Joetel Ng Lam

Wilma

Sub-Eliapo Eliapo

Sub-Cherish Reti



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