Five secondary Schools competed for the Zone B Schools 7s tournament earlier this week. The tournament was a one day tournament which was held at the Saint Joseph’s College field in Alafua.
At the Six Nations launch in January in London, Eddie Jones had Scotland pegged. Jones, who has coached England to 24 wins in 25 tests, mocked the swashbuckling Scots' hype as title contenders, calling them "big darlings."
A new era for the Samoa Rugby Union has started. It began yesterday with the official launching of the new sponsorship and supply agreement between the Union and BLK Sports Ltd.
The Christchurch-based Crusaders open the defense of their Super Rugby title on Saturday in a tough New Zealand derby against the Chiefs as the first full round of the season tests the effectiveness of reforms forced on the tournament in the past six months.
Manu Samoa Sevens Head Coach, Sir Gordon Tietjens, has named his final squad for the Las Vegas and Vancouver legs of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
Flyhalf Dan Biggar's first rugby action in five weeks will be for Wales against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday. Wales coach Warren Gatland believes he's ready.
The Constitution and Governance Advisor for Oceania Rugby, Dr. Paul Terry Jonson from Sydney, Australia, is in Samoa facilitating a workshop for Samoa Rugby’s constitution.
The Manu Samoa 7s Head Coach, Sir Gordon Tietjens, is grateful for the Vailima Pure Marist International Sevens tournament. Sir Tietjens said this was his second time participating in the tournament and he believes the tournament is becoming more competitive with many players displaying exceptional rugby skills.
The Vailele team was one of the most entertaining and exciting teams at the 30th Marist Vailima Pure International Sevens tournament. Vailele topped their Pool, defeating Salelologa and Tufulele.
Auckland Marist have done it again. The defending champions of the Vailima Pure International Marist Sevens defeated Apia, 12-0, in a hard fought final to secure their third title in as many years.
The Apia Maroons women’s team claimed fourth place in the Vailima Pure Marist International Sevens tournament yesterday. A’a’na Blues proved too good for the Apia Maroons, 37-5.
The Auckland Samoa Women’s team are the champions of this year’s Vailima Pure Marist International Sevens tournament. They defeated the Marist Invitation team 20-5 in the final.
Auckland Marist have done it again. Not once, not twice but three times. The defending champions of the Vailima Pure International Marist Sevens have defeated Apia, 12-0, to secure their third title in as many years.
The last two teams’ standings for the 30th Marist Vailima Pure International Sevens tournament have been confirmed. After an entertaining Round of Semi-final clashes of the Marist Vailima Pure International Cup, Auckland Marist and Apia Maroon will go head to head for the Cup final round.
The Samoa Amateur Boxing Association has named Team Samoa for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia. The Fight for Marist last week was one of the final trials.
An estimated 2 million people celebrating the Philadelphia Eagles' long-awaited first Super Bowl win will descend on the city Thursday as the Vince Lombardi trophy is paraded through five miles of jubilant fans.
With one quarter remaining, Eagles players on the field and sideline already were dancing.
Former NBA forward Rasual Butler and his wife were killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Los Angeles early Wednesday.
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