Samoa 2019 News and Updates

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'Push past your limits': visually impaired gold medalist

New Caledonia took four of the six podium places in the men’s and women’s 100m ambulant para events at Samoa 2019, with the women’s race being contested for the first…

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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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First day of Boxing on Savai'i watched by a big enthusiastic crowd

Samoa’s rising boxing star, Ato Plodzicki-Faoagali is going for gold in the lightweight (81kg) division at the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.

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American Samoa, Fiji set for encore finals rematch in women's basketball

American Samoa eliminated host Samoa, 83-49, to book a return ticket to the Finals of the 2019 Pacific Games Women's Basketball event and qualify to the FIBA Women's Asia Cup…

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New Caledonia’s Geffrouais storms to men’s decathlon gold

Florian Geffrouais of New Caledonia scooped gold in the men’s decathlon at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games on Tuesday night after an unbeatable performance across both days of events…

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Top netball teams use Pacific Games pool matches to finesse game

Netball pool matches at Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games are continuing to help the top teams finesse their game in less pressured environments.

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Tahiti to face Guam in the Finals of the Basketball Men's Finals

Reihiti Sommers hit a cold-blooded triple at the buzzer to tow Tahiti to the Finals of the 2019 Pacific Game's Men's Basketball event and qualify to the FIBA Asia Cup…

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Competing in Boxing a special occasion for two young brothers from Niue

Boxing was a lifesaver for a young Niuean boxer competing on Savai'i in the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games. Growing up in New Zealand, Bravely Mata’u was bullied at school.

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Fiji fastest man

Fiji and PNG favourites win men's and women's 100m

The fastest man in the Pacific, Fiji’s Banuve Tabakaucoro, won gold and beat his own Pacific Games record in the men’s 100 metres at the Samoa 2019 XVI Pacific Games…

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