Ardie Savea collected three awards at this year’s ASB Rugby Awards in Auckland last night, including the supreme Kelvin R Tremain Memorial award for the overall Player of the Year, bookending a year of consistently remarkable performances from the All Blacks and Hurricanes loose forward. Savea, who underwent knee surgery yesterday and was not able […]
Competing around New Zealand and overseas, Desire Talia Pologa has been training and competing in Jiu Jitsu for 7 years - and she's not afraid to take on the boys on the mat.
Release: Wellington Samoa Golf Academcy Inc The SHC Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament for this year was again held at the Shandon Golf Course in Lower Hutt, Wellington last month. The day started with the beginners and younger Junior golfers group playing 9 and 6 holes. There were more than 20 young players who thoroughly enjoyed […]
All Blacks Sevens star Sione Molia has been awarded the Supreme Award at the 2019 Ōtara Sports Awards. Molia was named Sportsman of the Year before winning the Supreme Award. He was an integral member of the All Black Sevens side that finished third in the World Rugby Men’s Sevens Series 2018/19. The team […]
The Papatoetoe Ravens is a Manukau-based junior rugby team who have been invited to tour England, Wales and France next year in what will be a NZ junior rugby first in collaboration with Global Games NZ & Global Games France.Between rugby matches, the Ravens will also get to experience a cultural exchange with a French school, visit Twickenham Stadium and a day trip to war memorial sites in Lille.You can donate to the Papatoetoe Ravens U12R French Rugby Tour here: https://givealittle.co.nz/cause/papatoetoe-ravens-u12r-2020-french-rugby-tour
Po'e-tofaeono siblings Tyleah (11), Hunter (10) and Grayson (8) stumbled into the game of chess by chance. Two years later, the trio are set to compete for the first time in the Australasian National Chess finals in Melbourne next month.
Black Ferns Head Coach Wayne Maxwell has named two debutants in the Black Ferns Development XV to play Australia A in the 2019 Oceania Rugby Women’s Championship at Churchill Park, Fiji on Friday. The pair are Counties Manukau teamates. Ilisapeta Molia will debut at blindside flanker, and Langi Veainu on the left wing, both wearing […]
With the Cook Islands qualifying for the World Cup, Tongan victories over two Tier 1 nations, and Papua New Guinea sending the Lions packing 0-4, Tagata Pasifika’s Nayte Mataia-Davidson ponders the future of Rugby League in the Pacific in the lead up to the Rugby League World Cup 2021. What becomes of the Tier 2 […]
Meet Ministry For Pacific Peoples Community Leadership Award Winner Chris Te'o. Chris is the founder of USO Bike Ride, an organisation that uses cycling to raise cancer awareness in the Māori and Pacific communities, and set up the Bikes in Schools Programme for children in Porirua.#SunPixAwards2019