By Daniel Etchells and Liam Morgan in Port Moresby
Port Moresby 2015 Medal Table
|Papua New Guinea||10||6||5|
Latest Port Moresby 2015 Results
Men's 77kg overall
6 Jul 2015 12:47
|Philip Toua Udia||302kg|
FIVB President Graça reveals new LED net ready for competition and predicts explosion in volleyball post-Rio 2016
International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) President Ary S. Graça has predicted the world will be in for a big surprise when their LED net is unveiled later this year before use at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
This year's Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly in Turkmenistan has been put back by a week and will now take place in Ashgabat on September 15 and 16, it has been announced.
Weightlifter Douglas Sekone-Fraser has withdrawn from the New Zealand team at the Pacific Games after he posted pictures of local people dressed in traditional Papua New Guinean clothing with the hashtag "#cannibals" on social networking site Instagram ahead of the Port Moresby 2015 Opening Ceremony.
Commonwealth Games gold medallist and red-hot favourite Ryan Pini of Papua New Guinea secured gold in the men’s 50 metres backstroke to the delight of the raucous crowd in attendance as four Pacific Games records were broken on the opening day of swimming competitions here at the Taurama Aquatic Centre.
Weightlifter Philip Toua Udia won two Pacific Games gold medals for hosts Papua New Guinea here, claiming both the men’s 77 kilogram overall and clean and jerk titles to round off a fascinating day’s action.
Tahiti were in fine form on the second full day of competition here at Port Moresby 2015 as they swept the gold medals in va’a and table tennis while also claiming three Pacific Games shooting titles.
Cuban International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Reynaldo González López has died in Mexico City aged 66.
A landmark "Going for Gold" project has been launched by the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) in conjunction with the National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB) in order to raise funds for potential Olympians.
Sports Minister claims Rio 2016 will make Brazil more active as study finds half of population do not exercise
A new study has found that 49.5 per cent of Brazilians do not practice sport or partake in physical activity, with just over a year to go until the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Fiji hammered the Federated States of Micronesia 38-0 here today in the Pacific Games football competition, surpassing the biggest international win on record.
Small blocks of new tickets for some of the most high-demand events at this year's Pan American Games have been made available by Toronto 2015, as athletes start to arrive in Canada for Opening Ceremony on Friday (July 10).
Hungarian Paralympic Committee (MPB) President Zsolt Gömöri, the subject of an investigation by authorities regarding his financial affairs, has resigned.
Lloyd hat-trick guides United States to third Women's World Cup crown with emphatic 5-2 win over Japan
Carli Lloyd’s first-half hat-trick helped the United States clinch their third FIFA Women’s World Cup title in style as they breezed to a crushing 5-2 win over Japan in a thrilling final at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver tonight.
Australia secures historic first Pacific Games gold medal as favourite Toua falters on home soil in weightlifting
Erika Yamasaki became Australia’s first-ever Pacific Games gold medallist as she claimed two 53 kilograms titles on the opening day of the weightlifting event at the PNG Power Dome here today.