What to watch on day 5
The much anticipated Rugby 7s tournament kicks off at Marist St Joseph’s Stadium, Lotopa at 8am.
Twelve nations will compete: American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, Nauru, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Tonga Tuvalu and Wallis and Futuna.
Tickets for Friday are adults $5 and children are free. The first game is Fiji v Solomon Islands in the women’s competition.
Elsewhere in the Faleata Sports Complex, Archery will begin its final day at 9.30am.
Don’t miss the last day of action in the sport that has captured a nation. Medals will be decided throughout the day. Entry is free.
Archery is one of 17 events running on Friday, day 5 of the Games. (Image: Pacific Games News Service)
Up the road at the Multi-Sport Centre, badminton continues for a fifth day, running from 9am to 9pm. Entry is free.
Basketball has not let up in pace or intensity since it started in Gym 2 on Monday. From noon until 9pm, the raucous fans will be cheering their teams on. Entry is $5 at the gate.
Cricket starts at 0900 at the cricket oval Faleata. Rain delays have been problematic but matches have been played in great spirit.
Football returns after a day of rest. Matches kick off at 10am with men’s teams Solomon Islands versing Tahiti. Womens teams Vanuatu versing Solomon Islands. All the action is at the JS Blatter Football Complex. Entry is $5 at the complex.
Golf tees off for the third day of competition at the largest sporting event in the Pacific at the Fagalii Golf Course from 7.30am. This is the last chance to watch the golf before the medal placings are decided on Saturday. Entry is free.
Lawn bowls goes into the fifth day of the six-day competition. The fantastic atmosphere has been commented on many times with laughter, music and hugs at the end of each day. Entry is free.
Squash continues at the squash courts at Faleata. Entry is free.
Swimming will start with a splash at 9am and finish at 8pm. Considering there were 25 personal bests broken yesterday morning alone there is a real buzz in the swimming community.
Table tennis starts at 9am and finishes at 9pm at the Harvest Centre Faleata. Entry is free.
Tennis will be served up to spectators at 0900 at Apia Park Tennis courts. Tennis continues through the rain delays. The upcoming women's semifinals will see New Caledonia play Samoa and American Samoa play Papua New Guinea. Entry is $5 at the gate.
Weightlifting continues at Faleata Gym 1. Records were broken in the Oceania and commonwealth records have been broken. Entry is $5 at the stadium.
Volleyball goes into day two of competition at the NUS Gym. At 2pm in the men’s division Guam plays American Samoa. In the women's competition Tahiti plays American Samoa at 2.30pm. Entry is $5.
Sailing at Mulifanua continues.
Entry for both sailing and Va’a is free. Va’a has had a day’s rest but resumes today at 8am at Mulifanua. Start and stop winds prevailed yesterday so sailors will have their eye on the sky. Para sailors will compete in day two of their competition.
Finally, down to the Apia waterfront, the fun will be on the Beach volleyball courts from 9.45. It’s the final chance to watch this hotly contested sport and it's medal day!
Samoa are in the semifinals so expect a loud home crowd!
Entry is free.
|DAY 5, FRIDAY 11 July|
|0800||RUGBY 7s Women's/Solomon Islands vs Fiji|
|0800||VA'A V1 Marathon 16Km Elite Women|
|0822||RUGBY 7s Women's/Papua New Guinea vs Nauru|
|0830||GOLF 10th Tee, Ryan Kim (CNMI), Polo Fruean (ASM)|
|0839||GOLF 1st Tee, Margaret Siosikefu (NIU), Haven Siosikefu (NIU), Norma Woperis (SOL)|
|0839||GOLF 10th Tee, Tuli Fruean (ASM), Marco Peter (CNMI), Tom Greenwood (NFK)|
|0844||RUGBY 7s Women's/American Samoa vs Australia|
|0848||GOLF 1st Tee, Ravatu Tabe (SOL), Amelie Chen (ASM), Micah Fuhiniu-Viviani (NIU)|
|0848||GOLF 10th Tee, Masiniholo Lagaloga (NIU), Toma Vakanidua (NIU), Peme Gillet (ASM), Waimanu Pulu (NIU)|
|0857||GOLF 1st Tee, Emi Subam (FIJ), Tupito Gadalla (ASM), Moe Hardman (ASM)|
|0857||GOLF 10th Tee, Paul Foeadi (SOL), Ali Hollister (ASM), Cassie Koma (PNG), John Anthony Muna (GUM)|
|0900||FOOTBALL Men's/American Samoa vs Tuvalu|
|0900||LAWN BOWL Men's Singles, Fours, Women's Pairs, Triples|
|0900||TABLE TENNIS Mixed Doubles|
|0900||WEIGHTLIFTING Women's 81kg B & 87kg B|
|0906||GOLF 1st Tee, Kim Tolmie-Brewster (ASM), Coral Pasisi (NIU), Emiri Sunga (GUM)|
|0906||GOLF 10th Tee, Anthony Nabanga (VAN), Jessie Atalig (CNMI), Tasiso Lolesio (TON), Dustin Pulu (NIU)|
|0906||RUGBY 7s Women's/Samoa vs New Caledonia|
|0915||GOLF 1st Tee, Natalie Mok (PNG), Everlyn Maelasi (SOL), Rowena Newbigging (COK)|
|0915||GOLF 10th Tee, Ari de Mayer (PYF), Olaf Allen (FIJ), Jared Magni (NFK), Joe Camacho (CNMI)|
|0924||GOLF 1st Tee, Merlita McCarthy (FIJ), Siru Hickie (SOL), Memory Akama (COK)|
|0924||GOLF 10th Tee, Beau Magri (NFK), Jeremy Biau (PYF), Ricardo Terlaje (GUM), Baarroon Hussain (FIJ)|
|0928||RUGBY 7s Men's/Cook Islands vs Nauru|
|0930||ARCHERY Compound Female Individual Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|0930||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Nicholas Stulfauth (TAH) vs Jordan Chewlit (SAM) /Court 1|
|0930||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Nathaniel Kalsrap (NI) vs Michael Rucklinger (PNG) /Court 2|
|0930||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Chad Rankin (SAM) vs Zonal Ali (FIJ) /Court 3|
|0930||TABLE TENNIS Mixed Doubles|
|0933||GOLF 1st Tee, Rose Tarpley (GUM), Ata Mansale (VAN), Kristine Seko (PNG), Etevise Latu (TON)|
|0933||GOLF 10th Tee, Michael Sterling (NFK), Morgan Annato (PNG), Matai Karati (COK), Josepho Matauatu (VAN)|
|0942||GOLF 1st Tee, Moea Simon (PYF), Raetania Weiki (PNG), Raina Kumar (FIJ), Katey Karati (COK)|
|0942||GOLF 10th Tee, Gideon Tikili (PNG), George Rukabo (SOL), Ben Felani (SOL), Daniel Webb (COK)|
|0950||ARCHERY Compound Female Individual Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|0950||RUGBY 7s Men's/Fiji vs Wallis & Futuna|
|0951||GOLF 1st Tee, Vaea Nauta (PYF), Flavia Reid-Amaru (PYF), Shavina Maras (PNG), Kristin Oberiano (GUM)|
|0951||GOLF 10th Tee, Tom Felani (SOL), Daniel Mansale (VAN), Asish Chand (FIJ), Robert Manalo (GUM)|
|1000||BEACH VOLLEYBALL Men's/Australia vs Papua New Guinea|
|1000||FOOTBALL Men's/Solomon Islands vs Tahiti|
|1000||GOLF 1st Tee, Losa Fapiano (TON), Rotana Howard (COK), Faith Vui (SAM), Leleaga Meredith (SAM)|
|1000||GOLF 10th Tee, Eduardo Terlaje (GUM), Adrien Peres (NCL), Niko Vui (SAM), Samu Matulino (SAM)|
|1000||TABLE TENNIS Mixed Doubles|
|1009||GOLF 1st Tee, Maggy Dury (PYF), Ines Lavelua-Tufele (NCL), Mathilde Guepy (NCL), Dawi Jee (FIJ)|
|1009||GOLF 10th Tee, William Howard (COK), Morgan Dufour (NCL), Kristopher Williamson (COK), Guillame Bernier (VAN)|
|1010||ARCHERY Compound Male Individual Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1010||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Gael Gosse (NC) vs Kamal Soussi (TAH)/Court 1|
|1010||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Daniel Fong (FIJ) vs Ivan Chewlit(SAM)/Court 2|
|1010||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Eamon Kennerly (NI) vs Kevin Pons (TAH)/Court 3|
|1012||RUGBY 7s Men's/Tonga vs Tuvalu|
|1018||GOLF 1st Tee, Aileen Meredith (SAM), Olive Tapu (SAM), Ariane Klotz (NCL), Emilie Ricaud (NCL)|
|1018||GOLF 10th Tee, Matahiapo Wohler (PYF), Abid Hussain (FIJ), Soti Dinki (PNG), Robert Faaaliga (SAM)|
|1027||GOLF 10th Tee, Van Wright (SAM), Nicolas Changarnier (PYF), Guillame Castagne (NCL), Dylan Benoit (NCL)|
|1030||ARCHERY Compound Male Individual Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1030||TABLE TENNIS Men's/Women's Doubles|
|1030||VA'A V1 Marathon 16km Elite Men|
|1034||RUGBY 7s Men's/Samoa vs American Samoa|
|1050||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Maverick Wetzell (SAM) vs Aidan Rowston (NI) /Court 1|
|1050||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Nicolas Faure (NC) vs Christopher Whitchurch (PNG) /Court 2|
|1050||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Andre Roxburgh (FIJ) vs Laurent Louder (TAH) /Court 3|
|1056||RUGBY 7s Women's/Solomon Islands vs Papua New Guinea|
|1100||ARCHERY Compound Mixed Team Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1100||BEACH VOLLEYBALL Men's/Tonga vs Kiribati|
|1100||TABLE TENNIS Women's Doubles|
|1100||WEIGHTLIFTING Men's 89kg B & 96kg B|
|1118||RUGBY 7s Women's/Fiji vs Nauru|
|1120||ARCHERY Compound Mixed Team Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1130||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Semo Old (SAM) vs Sailesh Pala (FIJ) / Court 1|
|1130||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Marky Kalsrap (NI) vs Lokes Brooksbank (PNG) / Court 2|
|1130||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Nitesh Prasad (FIJ) vs Phillipe Franchet (TAH) / Court 3|
|1130||TABLE TENNIS Men's/Women's Doubles|
|1140||RUGBY 7s Women's/American Samoa vs Samoa|
|1200||BASKETBALL 5X5 Women's/New Caledonia vs Cook Islands|
|1200||CRICKET Women's/Fiji vs Samoa (Ground 1)|
|1200||CRICKET Women's/Vanuatu vs Papua New Guinea (Ground 2)|
|1200||FOOTBALL Women's/Vanuatu vs Solomon Islands|
|1200||LAWN BOWL Men's Singles, Fours, Women's Pairs, Triples|
|1200||TABLE TENNIS Men's Doubles|
|1200||VOLLEYBALL Men's New Caledonia vs Tahiti|
|1202||RUGBY 7s Women's/Australia vs New Caledonia|
|1210||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Olding Suari vs Makita Sokidi / Court 1|
|1210||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Christelle Nagle vs Robyn Samisoni / Court 2|
|1210||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Vaitiare Coulon vs Christine Deneufbourg / Court 3|
|1224||RUGBY 7s Men's/New Caledonia vs Fiji|
|1230||TABLE TENNIS Women's Doubles|
|1246||RUGBY 7s Men's/Nauru vs Wallis & Futuna|
|1300||FOOTBALL Men's/New Caledonia vs Fiji|
|1300||TABLE TENNIS Men's Doubles|
|1308||RUGBY 7s Men's/Solomon Islands vs Samoa|
|1330||ARCHERY Recurve Female Individual Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1330||FOOTBALL Women's/New Caledonia vs American Samoa|
|1330||RUGBY 7s Men's/Tuvalu vs Amerian Samoa|
|1330||TABLE TENNIS ParaTT Groups|
|1330||WEIGHTLIFTING Women's 76kg A & 81kg A|
|1350||ARCHERY Recurve Female Individual Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1400||VOLLEYBALL Men's Kiribati vs Solomon Islands|
|1410||ARCHERY Recurve Male Individual Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1410||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Samantha Marfleet-Manu vs Mavilivia Matanatabu / Court 1|
|1410||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Phyonna Silikara-Gangloff vs Rebecca Brocard / Court 2|
|1410||SQUASH/Women's Singles: Vanessa Quach vs Beatrice Villa / Court 3|
|1415||BASKETBALL Men's/Solomon Islands vs Tahiti|
|1416||RUGBY 7s Women's/Nauru vs Solomon Islands|
|1430||ARCHERY Recurve Male Individual Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1438||RUGBY 7s Women's/Papua New Guinea vs Fiji|
|1445||LAWN BOWL Men's Singles, Fours, Women's Pairs, Triples|
|1450||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Quarterfinals / Court 1|
|1450||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Quarterfinals / Court 2|
|1500||ARCHERY Recurve Mixed Team Finals - Bronze (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1500||FOOTBALL Women's/Tahiti vs Papua New Guinea|
|1500||RUGBY 7s Women's/New Caledonia vs American Samoa|
|1520||ARCHERY Recurve Mixed Team Finals - Gold (Matchplay format: Alternating)|
|1522||RUGBY 7s Women's/Samoa vs Australia|
|1530||FOOTBALL Women's/Samoa vs Fiji|
|1530||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Quarterfinals / Court 1|
|1530||SQUASH/Men's Singles: Quarterfinals / Court 2|
|1530||WEIGHTLIFTING Men's 81kg A|
|1600||FOOTBALL Men's/Vanuatu vs NZU23|
|1600||RUGBY 7s Men's/Wallis & Futuna vs New Caledonia|
|1606||RUGBY 7s Men's/Fiji vs Cook Islands|
|1628||RUGBY 7s Men's/American Samoa vs Solomon Islands|
|1630||BASKETBALL 5X5 Men's/Fiji vs Papua New Guinea|
|1650||RUGBY 7s Men's/Samoa vs Tonga|
|1730||VOLLEYBALL Men's Wallis & Futuna vs Tuvalu|
|1730||WEIGHTLIFTING Men's 89kg A|
|1801||SWIMMING 200M IM, Women's Final|
|1808||200M IM, Men's Final|
|1825||SWIMMING 1500M Free, Men's Final|
|1845||BASKETBALL 5X5 Women's/Samoa vs Fiji|
|1855||SWIMMING 100M Free, Women's Final|
|1900||FOOTBALL Men's/Samoa vs Tonga|
|1911||SWIMMING 100M Free, Men's Final|
|1930||VOLLEYBALL Men's Samoa vs American Samoa|
|1936||SWIMMING Mixed 4 x 50M Free Relay Final|