In my interview with Duco boss and founder David Higgins on Thursday last week, I posed the possibility of Samoa hosting Joseph Parker’s first W.B.O. defence. The figure I use in the interview is $5m, which was a conversation starter in this discussion.
England upset home favorite South Africa 19-17 in the final to win the Cape Town Sevens on Sunday as the hosts missed a last-second conversion to force extra time.
The Manu Samoa may have had a dismal campaign in the Northern Hemisphere Tour but players are reaping the benefits for their individual performance on the international stage.
Marist takes the cup at Rugby Academy Samoa’s Fat’s U20’s Tournament, Yesterday, Marist clinched the win against Falefa with an end score of 17-16 .
In less than 48 hours, Lupesoliai La’auliolemalietoa Joseph Parker will engage in the fight of his life for the WBO Heavyweight Title against Mexican, Andy Ruiz Jr.
The Brazilian club Chapecoense, which lost most of its players in an air crash last week, has been awarded the Copa Sudamericana championship by the governing body of South American soccer.
Lionel Messi opened the scoring in Barcelona's 4-0 win over Borussia Moenchengladbach on Tuesday, but fell short of matching Cristiano Ronaldo's goal record in the group stage of the Champions League.
Brazil will play Colombia in a friendly match at the end of January to help victims of the air crash that killed most of the players, staff and directors of soccer club Chapecoense last week.
France will host Japan for the first time in 44 years for the final test match of its autumn campaign in November.
Trials to finalize boxers for Team Samoa for the Fight for Marist on 10 – 11 February as part of the Marist International Sports Week wrapped up last night at the ACP Marist St. Joseph Stadium at Lotopa.
Australia beat New Zealand 26-6 in a rugby league international on Saturday, boosting the Kangaroos' preparation for the impending Four Nations.
The Chinese Super League has shocked the soccer world by spending huge sums to attract star foreign players but new rules introduced for the start of the 2017 season will have a significant impact on the game in China, Asia and perhaps around the world.
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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