A mistake made by a medical professional, may have further consequences for a Samoan woman weightlifter who has been suspended pending an investigation.
Samoa’s National Anthem was heard again in Vanuatu yesterday afternoon with Steffi Carruthers securing Team Samoa another gold medal in her tennis singles final. The victory was another moment of joy for Samoa’s Chef-de-mission, Nynette Sass.
The Samoa Weightlifting Federation has appeared an International Weightlifting Federation decision after one of their lifters tested positive for using a banned substance, Radio New Zealand reports.
The Samoa Shooting Federation’s (S.S.F.) Rifle and Shotgun Nationals for 2017 concluded on Saturday evening with a cowboy and indians-themed prize giving at the Travellers’ Point Hotel at Malifa.
The Samoa Rugby Union touch team took home the grand prize for the Business House Touch competition which concluded earlier this week. After eight weeks of the Business House tournament, finals were held between the remaining six teams battling for Bowl, Plate and Cup final prizes.
The Samoa Shooting Federation’s National tournament fired off on Thursday at the Tafaigata Shooting Range. This is their main event of the year to determine the best in the sport.
Don hails from the Opeloge clan who are synonymous with Weightlifting success. His aunty, Ele Opeloge, is a well known Weightlifting star and Olympic Silver Medallist plus a holder of a host of other titles during her active career.
Young weightlifter with a great future, Don Opeloge, has secured Samoa’s latest gold medal at the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu. Opeloge competed in 85kgs division, outclassing all his opponents to join Nevo Ioane as gold medal winners for Samoa.
Nevo Ioane has won Samoa’s first gold medal at the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu. The weightlifter’s success follows female weightlifter Sikolasitika Isaia’s performance where she won Samoa’s first medal at the Games.
The Super Samoan, Mark Hunt, has been cleared to fight again. This is according to The Daily Telegraph which revealed that Hunt, suspended indefinitely by the UFC since October, has been declared fit to continue fighting following a Tuesday conference call with specialists from the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Las Vegas.
The President of Rugby League Samoa, Tagaloa Fa’afouina Su’a, has advised the public against believing anything about a possible pay rise for tier two nations - Samoa, Tonga and Fiji.
Female weightlifter Sikolasitika Isaia has secured Samoa her first medal at the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu. Isaia competed in the 58kgs division. The 16-year-old is a Chanel College student and has only been lifting just over a year.
France center Mathieu Bastareaud has apologized after using an anti-gay slur during a Champions Cup match.
World champion, Lupesoliai Laauliolemalietoa Joseph Parker, has revealed how eating a raw fish in Samoa left him paralysed and fearing for his fighting future.
To add another championship to the greatest dynasty college football has ever seen, Alabama turned to its quarterback of the future, and Tua Tagovailoa proved that his time is now.
Saudi women were allowed into a sports stadium for the first time Friday to watch a soccer match between two local teams — though they were segregated in the stands from the male-only crowd with designated seating in the so-called "family section."
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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