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Posts by The PGO Content Team for Samoa 2019 News

New ambulant winner

Fiji wins surprise gold in women's para shot put

The Fijian flag was raised again on the final day of athletics at Apia Park Stadium after Naibili Vatunisolo won gold in the women’s shot put ambulant at the Samoa…

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Queen of Boxing crowned as Samoa dominate finals day on Savai'i

Faasu Loia was crowned Samoa’s Queen of Boxing as the host nation won seven gold medals on finals day at Don Bosco College in Savai’i.

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3000m winner watermarked

Triple gold for PNG’s Gahekave in long distance events

Papua New Guinea’s Poro Gahekave is aiming for a fourth gold medal in Saturday’s Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games half marathon after collecting her third on the track at Apia…

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Samoan sets world powerlifting record amid Nauru gold rush

Samoan powerlifter Tavita Lipine has provisionally set a new world record in front of a home crowd at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games in a day dominated by Nauru’s strength.

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Fiji and Tahiti win final golds at the Shooting

It was the final show down at Tafaigata today with the DTL points score single barrel shotgun event capping a successful week of world class shooting at Samoa 2019 XVI…

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Samoa play PNG for touch gold medal

Papua New Guinea and Samoa will decide the gold medal for the mixed team touch competition at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on the final day of the fortnight-long event.

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Aussie gold

Australia, PNG enjoy 400m hurdle success

Australia’s Ian Dewhurst set a new Pacific Games record as he streaked to gold in the men’s 400m hurdles at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Friday, while Papua…

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PG2019 Sailing Website

New Caledonia scoops hobie and laser sailing golds at Pacific Games

New Caledonia has taken home a handful of gold medals from the sailing at Samoa 2019 XVI Caledonia.

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Rellie Kaputin

PNG's Kaputin defends women's long jump title

Papua New Guinea’s Rellie Kaputin retained her women’s long jump title at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Friday, shrugging off rainy conditions to post her best result of…

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