The 5th Oceania Tennis Championships 2018 sponsored by Invest Samoa came to a close on Saturday 8th September 2018 after 6 days of competition.
Trials are underway for netballers vying to represent Samoa in the 2019 South Pacific Games and the Netball World Cup. A few dozen women from Samoa, New Zealand and Australia gathered at the National University of Samoa gymnasium to prove to the national coach they have what it takes.
The Samoa Bodybuilding Federation’s (S.B.F.) preparation for the Mr. Samoa Bodybuilding 2018 competition is underway. S.B.F. President Romulus Leung Wai said this year’s competition will focus on promoting a healthy lifestyle and contribute to combating non-communicable diseases (N.C.D.) in Samoa.
Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a business trade group in Las Vegas.
The Federal Pacific Finance Marist Saints Rugby League Team has done it again. They are celebrating their triumph at the end of the 2018 Nines Tournament against the former Champions, Apia Barracudas.
The last national open trial for the netball World Cup Championship and 2019 Pacific Games squad starts next week at the National University of Samoa gym.
Samoa's U-16 Boys football team will play its match against New Caledonia today in the OFC U-16 Championship 2018. Join us at 5pm (Samoa time) for the live stream coverage.
Samoa’s U16 football team was only back from Wellington for a short time before they left for the Solomon Islands on Saturday for their chance to make it to the FIFA U17 World Cup.
The Ford Tour of Samoa is here and ready to go. Riders started arriving over a week ago, come Sunday afternoon everyone will be here and eager to ride.
Five weightlifters will represent Samoa at the International Weightlifting Federation’s Senior World Championships next month. They are Iuniarra Sipaia, Nevo Ioane, Petunu Opeloge, Koliata Petelo and Sanele Mao.
The Fifth Oceania Tennis Championships kicked off at Apia Park yesterday. Ten countries are competing in this year’s tournament and are led by Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, Guam, Federated States of Micronesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Tahiti-nui, Vanuatu and the host Samoa.
Samoa Sports lotto presented $5,000 to the Samoa Tag Incorporated for their first international Teuila tag tournament to be held on Teuila week from September 5-7 in Apia.
Bungee jumping, horse trekking and self defense training are just some of the perks five young netballers will be treated to during a six month intensive training stint in Auckland.
The Frankies Tama Uli Salelologa team continued their winning ways at the Bluesky National Sevens Series winning yesterday’s tournament by overcoming, Tepatasi, 24-19.
Anthony Joshua retained his WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium. Joshua, who fought with a suspected broken nose from the second round, sent the Russian to the canvas with a big right midway through the seventh and was unloading a flurry of punches before the referee stepped in to end the fight.
He can laugh about it now, the concept of being "too big" that led him on this extraordinary journey to the Philadelphia Eagles.
After a seven year hiatus, the Samoa National Football Cup is back, with five teams across 30 clubs competing for the top prize. The five teams are from five geographical zones, four in Upolu and one from Savaii.
The Samoa Basketball Federation started its four-day tournament at Apia Park gym earlier this week. The various categories competing in the tournament include open women and men, Under 17 and 14 boys, girls’ teams from Upolu, Savaii and an open men’s team from American Samoa.
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