American Samoa and Wallis and Futuna claim volleyball titles

American Samoa won a gripping women's volleyball gold medal match. Photo by Daure Lota.

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

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Cool and calm PNG golfers take all four gold medals

Men's gold medallist Soti Dinki (PNG) hits an iron off the tee this week at Royal Port Moresby Golf Club. Photo by Michael Boeo.

Men’s gold medallist Soti Dinki (PNG) hits an iron off the tee this week at Royal Port Moresby Golf Club. Photo by Michael Boeo.

By Dr Pilipus Garpet, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 18 – Papua New Guinea won all four gold medals on a dramatic day at Royal Port Moresby Golf Course on Saturday, with Soti Dinki and Kristine Seko taking out the men’s and women’s individual events while both PNG teams grabbed gold. Continue reading