Samoa 2019 News and Updates


Sport preview: Triathlon and Aquathon

The Triathlon is scheduled for Saturday 20 July at Sogi Recreational Park, close to downtown Apia with Aquathlon on Friday.

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Birthday present for Samoa squash semifinalist

Samoan squash player Lucy Thompson celebrated her 49th birthday at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games by going through to the women’s doubles semifinals.

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Fiji repeats 2015 gold in single-barrel shooting

Fiji’s Pacific Games 2015 gold medalist Glenn Kable has successfully defended his title for the single-barrel shooting competition at Samoa 2019. He beat Samoa's Franco Jr.

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Kiribati team punching above their weight in 2019

Kiribati’s Tevii Steven will compete in the semi-finals at the Boxing on Savai’i, this afternoon.

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What to watch on day 10

We are heading towards the business end of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games as we look at what is happening on the third to last day of action.

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Guam retains crown and completes Pacific Games Basketball tournament sweep

Guam successfully defended its crown after holding off the gritty stand of Tahiti, 83-74, in the Gold Medal match of the 2019 Pacific Games Men's Basketball event.

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Clean sweep for PNG at Pacific Games touch

Papua New Guinea has won gold in both men's and women's at the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games Touch Rugby tournament. Samoa won both silver medals and Fiji, both bronze.

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It's a woman's world at the boxing on Savai'i

Don’t be afraid to put the gloves on and go into the ring. That’s the message from New Caledonia’s Mahina Charlot.

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What to watch on day 9

There is plenty to see and do as we reach the midpoint of the second week of the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games.

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