Lona Fagaloa Boys Team.

Volleyball Tournament kicks off

The Samoa Volleyball Federation kicked off its annual tournament yesterday. Twenty two mens and nine girls teams are taking part in the tournament.

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Cup Winners: Bladerunnerz

Bladerunnerz complete clean sweep

The Marist Sports Week Touch Tournament ended in a thrilling final between Bladerunnerz and No Idea.

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TENNIS: Eleanor  Schuster (right) won the Junior Sportswoman of the Year Award last year. She is pictured here with Francine Chadwick.

Rising tennis sensation Schuster off to India

Eleanor Schuster has been named in the Pacific Oceania Junior Girls Team to compete in the prestigious Junior Federation Cup (JFC) pre-qualifying rounds that will be held in New Delhi, India from the 20 – 25 February 2017. 

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Brock Lesnar attends a UFC 200 mixed martial arts news conference in Las Vegas.

Brock Lesnar tells UFC he is retired from competition

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has informed the mixed martial arts promotion that he is retired from competition.

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Former All Blacks and Chiefs star Sione Lauaki.

Former All Blacks Sione Lauaki dead at 35

Former All Blacks backrower Sione Lauaki has died aged 35.

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DEVELOPING RUGBY IN SAMOA: Promoting Rugby skills in Savaii is the basis for development of the sport in our country.

Development starts at grassroots level

The Samoa Rugby Union Development team started it’s programme this year on the big Island of Savaii last week where selected Primary and Secondary schools from Itu o Tane were visited.

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MARIST BOXING EVENT: Boxers during their prizegivings that took place at the Gym 1, Faleata Complex at Tunaiamato on Friday 10 February 2017.

Fight for Marist II hugely successful

As the boxing comes to an end at the Marist International Sports Week, international boxers thank Samoa, and hope to return soon. 

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U21 Netball Players: Selina Ripley, Romanaia Pose and Gafua Salesa.

Samoa gears up for Youth World Cup

Netball Samoa is preparing for one of the biggest netball events of the year: the Youth World Cup.

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French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve delivers his speech during the launch of the international campaign of Paris as candidate for the 2024 Olympic summer games in Paris, Friday, Feb. 3, 2017.

France confident of hosting Rugby World Cup and Olympics

France has the capacity to stage the 2023 Rugby World Cup and the 2024 Olympic Games, according to French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte.

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New England Patriots' James White runs for a touchdown as Atlanta Falcons' Deion Jones attempts to defend during overtime of the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017.

Super Bowl win comforts family of fan who died during game

The family of a Massachusetts woman who died halfway through the Super Bowl said the Patriots' stunning come-from-behind win helped ease their grief.

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Netball Samoa names new Head Coach

Experienced and well credentialed coach Frances Solia has been appointed head coach for Netball Samoa national team leading to the 2019 World Cup.

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New England Patriots' James White scores the winning touchdown during overtime of the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston.

Brady leads biggest comeback, Patriots win 34-28 in OT

They looked old and outmanned. Their star quarterback was frazzled, their stingy defense was a sieve.

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Te Kiwi Waiotangi Swim: 10KM Swimmers.

Waitangi Swim first in Samoa

Samoa Events’ first Te Kiwi Swim to honour Waitangi Day was a huge success. It was also part of a double-header of events weekend held in Apia.

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ALL THE BEST: The Minister of Education, Sports and Culture honorable Loau Solamalemalo Keneti Sio with the U17 team, staff and coaches.

Minister of Education, Sports and Culture gave speaks on behalf of the Government

Taumeasina Resort hosted a farewell dinner for the Samoa under 17 Football Team that will be heading to Tahiti for the OFC Championship stage 2 commencing to be held from February 11th - 24th 2017. Team Samoa will take on New Zealand, Fiji and the Solomon Islands.

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Romania Pose and Gaufa Salesa demonstrating passing technique.

Utilizing sport to send a message

Sports shoes, sports bag ,water, sunscreen? When preparing for a major sporting event in Samoa, one of the last thing on a lot of  people’s mind is bringing sunscreen.

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Canada forward John Tavares loses his footing against Norway defenseman Ole-Kristian Tollefsen in the third period of a men's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

IOC joins talks to get NHL players in 2018 Olympics

The four top stakeholders in the discussion over whether NHL players will participate in the Winter Olympics in South Korea next year met without resolution Friday, with one warning that time is running short to make a decision.

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Former Southwest Baptist University football player charged

A former football player at Southwest Baptist University was charged Wednesday in a videotaped assault at a group home for children.

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Business Development Manager Eteuati Mua and Vailima Admin.  with the U17 Managers and some of the players.

Major backing for U17 Football Team

Samoa’s National U17 Football team preparations are well underway for  stage 2 of the  O.F.C U17 Championship in Tahiti.

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Cup Champs: B.B.E Vaiala.

B.B.E Vaiala takes the Cup

Yesterday, B.B.E Vaiala team took top place in the first leg of the S.I.F.A National Sevens Circuit  of 2017.

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Winners: Team No Idea was the overall winners of yesterday’s tournament.

Touch rugby kicks off 2017 in style

The Samoa Touch Rugby Association kicked started the year with a massive one-day tournament yesterday.

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The sevens coach, Shakeel Ahmed, said they hope to draw 10,000 more females into the sport by 2019.

Pakistani women take key first step in rugby sevens debut

They won only once at the Asian Women's Rugby Sevens in Laos last weekend but for the Pakistan women it was a dream debut at an international event.


Deontay Wilder, left, throws a left at Chris Arreola during the WBC heavyweight title boxing bout in Birmingham, Ala.

Big punching Wilder believes he can save heavyweights

Deontay Wilder was in the Super Bowl media center in Houston a few days before the game when a somewhat familiar face walked by.


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady holds a Super Bowl trophy while addressing the crowd along with head coach Bill Belichick, right, during a rally Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, in Boston.

Patriots take victory lap, parade Boston for Super Bowl win

Snow, rain and chilly temperatures didn't dampen the joy of New England Patriots fans exulting in their team's latest championship Tuesday.


Luiz was in tears after suffering persistent racist chants during his team's 1-0 victory against Rad in the Serbian premiership.

Brazilian footballer in tears after racist chants in Serbia

Partizan Belgrade midfielder Everton Luiz was in tears after persistent racist chants during his team's victory over Rad in the Serbian league.


Kelsall hails from the villages of Fagalii, Letogo, and Vailele

Samoan basketball star ready for Oceania

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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