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GOLDCOAST SPORTS LEADERSHIP SUMMIT - By Dulcie Amoniu 19 Oct 2016

30 athletes from different sporting codes in the country and six officials from the High Performance Training Centre have travelled to Gold Coast in Australia for a Leadership Summit. The weeklong summit is aimed at up skilling young athletes and to prepare them for the Commonwealth Games in 2018. According to the High Performance Welfare Officer, Lucy Kasu the selection of the athletes w... more

Team NCD Nines 18 Oct 2016

Several club officials from the NCD Suburban Rugby League are demanding to know as to what criteria, will Team NCD use to select its Nines team for the PNG Games. Lester Mai from the Waigani Cowboys RLFC says the NCD Sports desk had not announced anything as yet, leaving everyone in the dark over the selections. Mai says the Nines players were selected from the Suburban League in the pr... more

Townsend Savours Sharks\' Premiership Win 03 Oct 2016

The Cronulla Sharks could feel it slipping away. As the clock ticked over to the final minute of the Telstra Premiership Grand Final, it was clear the Melbourne Storm weren\'t going to die wondering. Passing the ball from one side of the field to the other, the Storm continued to make their way towards the Sharks\' try-line. The Storm on numerous occasions looked likely to break the he... more

Townsend Savours Sharks\\\\\\\' Premiership Win 03 Oct 2016

The Cronulla Sharks could feel it slipping away. As the clock ticked over to the final minute of the Telstra Premiership Grand Final, it was clear the Melbourne Storm weren\\\\\\\'t going to die wondering. Passing the ball from one side of the field to the other, the Storm continued to make their way towards the Sharks\\\\\\\' try-line. The Storm on numerous occasions looked likely to bre... more

Tanya Mairi Speaks Out Gold Achievement 08 July 2015

New girl on the shooting scene and television presenter, Tanya Mairi-Mahuru has outdone herself after bagging two golds and a silver in shooting this week during the Pacific Games. Speaking during the Team PNG press conference this afternoon, Tanya says she was not expecting the gold as she just recently joined the sport and went up against veteran shooter, Mel Donald. Meantime, the shot g... more

PNG 9s Team Settles In At Games Village 08 July 2015

Team PNG rugby 9s have officially moved into the Pacific Games village and are set to take on the Tongan’s this Saturday at BSP Stadium. Chef De Mission, Richard Kassman, during a press conference this afternoon, introduced the team which is comprised of SP Hunters players who moved into the village yesterday following their arrival early this week. Team captain, Israel Eliab says th... more

PNG Into Gold Medal Contention In Men\'s Basketball 08 July 2015

PNG have now showed the rest of the Pacific that they are Gold Medal contenders and not pretenders after beating Tahiti in a nail biter at the BSP Stadium last night. They beat Tahiti 81-70 and now will play Samoa tomorrow for the gold medal play off decider at the PNG Power Dome this weekend. The presence of the Prime Minister Peter O’Neil and the roaring crowd really lifted PNG as they w... more