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Christchurch unable to host RWC 2011 matches

16 March, 2011 - 12:58 am in Sports

March 16, 2011: Rugby World Cup 2011 (RWC 2011) Tournament partners have today reluctantly decided that Christchurch will be unable to host the seven matches scheduled to be played at Stadium Christchurch and these will be rescheduled to be played at other…

Samoa and Fiji fall further behind sevens pace after Adelaide

16 March, 2011 - 12:57 am in Sports

Samoa has slipped further off the pace after the latest round of the IRB World Sevens Series in Adelaide in the weekend. New Zealand beat South Africa…

Netball New Zealand wants Samoan shooter

8 March, 2011 - 5:24 pm in Sports

Netball New Zealand wants fomer Samoa goal shoot, Cathrine Latu, released to play for the Silver Ferns at July's world champs in Singapore. Latu, who…

Olympic Wrestling Qualifiers set to start in Apia

22 February, 2011 - 3:38 pm in Sports

APIA: 22 Feb 2011: Prime Minister Tuilaepa will open a new dawn for the Olympic sport of wrestling - a 3-day championships, Wednesday this week 23 February that the sport will likely get a boost in profile. With a record 14 countries participating and close…

Uale Mai joins Samoa for Las Vegas

8 February, 2011 - 1:32 pm in Sports

APIA: 8 Feb 2011: Samoa's Champion Sevens play-maker Uale Mai has joined the Samoan team to defend its title in Las Vegas this weekend. Uale Mai has just ended a playing contract in Spain and the Union was quick to secure his services to help bring the team…