The closing ceremony saw athletes, volunteers and Port Moresby come together for one big party. Photo by Joanna Lester.
By Joel Fitzpatrick, Games News Service.
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – With fireworks, music, grass skirts and a sample of the Pacific’s rich and diverse culture, Port Moresby said a fond goodbye the 2015 Pacific Games in Saturday night’s closing ceremony at BSP Stadium. Continue reading
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – A selection of the best photos from the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games as shot by Games News Service photographers.
Figure of eight: Competitor No. 8 shows the goods on Monday. Photo by Eliud Uwasenko.
Nalin Nipiko during his innings of 49 for Vanuatu against PNG in the men’s T20 cricket gold medal match. Photo by Daniel Kerwin.
By Daniel Kerwin, Games News Service
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – Vanuatu finished off an undefeated path to the gold medal in the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games men’s cricket tournament on Saturday, taking down Papua New Guinea in the final thanks to a dominant batting display from Nalin Nipiko. Continue reading
American Samoa’s Rachelle Suaava and Litara Sisitina won gold on Saturday. Photo by GNS.
By Joel Fitzpatrick, Games News Service
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – Papua New Guinea’s men’s beach volleyball team of Richard Kilarupa and Moha Mea won Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games gold, beating Aisake Raratabu and Waisale Suka of Fiji in straight sets. Continue reading
American Samoa won a gripping women’s volleyball gold medal match. Photo by Daure Lota.
By Joyce Mark-Sabbath, Michelle Jerewai, Natalie Cholohei and Ingrid Consnier, Games News Service
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – American Samoa bagged women’s volleyball gold and Wallis and Futuna took the men’s title as sport at the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games drew to a close at the BSP Arena on Saturday. Continue reading
Lord of the ring: Tonga won the rugby league 9s bronze medal on Sunday. Photo by Dave Buller.
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – Tonga is ready for the challenge of hosting the 2019 Pacific Games, says the secretary general of the Tongan National Olympic Committee, despite recent calls for the country to pull out of holding the event. Continue reading
Taraima Mitchell led Fiji to a netball gold medal on Saturday. Photo by Susie Pini.
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – Fiji beat Papua New Guinea to claim gold in the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games netball final on Saturday at the PNG Power Dome. Continue reading