It’s been a year now since the NRL-Digicel Pacific Outreach Programme’s first Open Girls Rugby League Tournament at the Marist Grounds in Lotopa.
Yesterday was a great day for Avele College at Apia Park. The school dominated the track and field events during the Zone A athletics competition. Ten schools took part. The Girls category saw Palalaua College from Siumu running away with the junior girls awards, while Avele College topping Intermediate and Senior Girls Division.
Football Federation Samoa has named a young and strong final squad for Samoa U16 team. The team will compete in the stage 1 Oceania Football Confederation OFC U16 championships.
A video featuring a young Samoan in Australia has shocked rugby league officials, reigniting the age vs weight competition debate. The Samoan boy plays for St Johns Eagles and is more than double the body weight of many of his rivals.
The Samoa Warrior Half Ironman race has made a cruel impression on visiting triathletes. Although triumphant and euphoric for all, the heat of the course left a rippling effect on competitors, local and overseas.
Two top runners one from the United Kingdom and the other from Auckland, New Zealand are targeting the inaugural Le Lava Half Marathon at Itu-o-Tane next weekend.
Samoa has defeated Guam 58-88 to become the FIBA U17 Women’s Oceania
Championship Bronze medalists. Having finished third in the FIBA U18 Women’s Oceania Championship 2016, this is Samoa’s second Bronze medal in two years.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. tossed $1 bills in Conor McGregor's face. McGregor waved Jay Z's new CD in Mayweather's direction and quoted a Biggie Smalls lyric as some sort of warning shot.
Winger Valentine Holmes scored three tries and Queensland extended its superiority in the State of Origin series with a 22-6 win Wednesday over New South Wales in the decider of the three-match series.
The famous Webb Ellis Cup has made the trip to Apia, Samoa and will be on display for this weekend’s crucial Rugby World Cup 2019 qualifier match between Samoa and Fiji. The qualifier is the final match of the 2017 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup tournament.
The Flying Fijians Team touched down on the shores of Samoa yesterday morning. And by yesterday afternoon, they were holding their first training session at Apia Park. While the team has already qualified for the Rugby World Cup, they are certainly not resting on their laurels.
Football Federation Samoa Social Responsibility team Just Play, organized an activity last Friday with the Samoa U-19 Women's National Team before they departed for New Zealand to compete in the upcoming OFC U-19 Women's Championship.
Samoa National Women’s team are now preparing for the 2017 Oceania Football Confederation U19 Women’s Championship in New Zealand next week.
Wallabies utility back Christian Leali'ifano is set to join Irish club Ulster on a short-term contract as he bids to make up for lost time in his recovery from leukemia.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor got their wish to fight in smaller gloves, but not before being chastised by a Nevada boxing official for using the issue to hype their fight later this month.
Brisbane Broncos halfback Ben Hunt and Melbourne Storm playmaker Cameron Munster have been called in to the Queensland squad to replace injured stars Johnathan Thurston and Darius Boyd for next week's series-deciding State of Origin match against New South Wales.
Cristiano Ronaldo lost his cool, and now Real Madrid has lost its main man for five matches at the start of the Spanish season.
Samoa enters this year’s F.I.B.A. U18 Oceania Championships aiming to improve on a promising performance in the 2014 tournament, and a lot of their fortunes will be placed on the shoulders of Linda Kelsall
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