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Posts by The PGO Content Team for Samoa 2019 News


Tahiti to face New Caledonia in Women's Volleyball gold medal match

Two power houses of Pacific Island Women’s Volleyball will square off in Friday’s final on centre court after a dramatic day at the National University of Samoa Gymnasium.

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Cook Islands to face Tonga for netball gold

The Cook Islands netball team will play their first gold medal match in 28 years when they meet Tonga at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Friday.

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Pacific's fastest man reigns in thrilling 200m final

The fastest man in the Pacific, Fiji’s Banuve Tabakaucoro, ran close to defeat in the men’s 200m final the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Thursday, but edged past Samoa’s…

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New Caledonia defends gold and silver in para-shot put

New Caledonia’s para-athletes have defended their Pacific Games gold and silver medals in the men’s shot put secured throw at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games in rainy conditions.

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Golden joy for Fiji in women's heptathlon

Fiji’s Elenani Tinai claimed gold in the women’s heptathlon at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Thursday, after setting the pace in Wednesday’s first four events and progressing strongly…

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Tonga soar to gold and silver in men’s hurdles

Tonga’s Mosese Foliaki and Talatala oe Toetu Po’oi shocked the field in the men’s 110m hurdles at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Thursday, snatching gold and silver in…

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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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PNG to meet Samoa in women's football gold match

Papua New Guinea women’s football team will play host nation Samoa for gold at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games.

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PNG's Toako impresses in women's javelin victory

Papua New Guinea’s Sharon Toako took gold in a dramatic women’s javelin competition that had to be paused due to heavy rain at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on…

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