By Daniel Etchells and Liam Morgan in Port Moresby
Port Moresby 2015 Medal Table
|Papua New Guinea||6||2||1|
Latest Port Moresby 2015 Results
Women's 58kg overall
6 Jul 2015 06:51
|Jenly Tegu Wini||193kg|
Weightlifter Douglas Sekone-Fraser has withdrawn from the New Zealand team at the Pacific Games after he posted pictures of locals dressed in traditional Papua New Guinean clothing with "#cannibals" on social networking site Instagram ahead of the Port Moresby 2015 Opening Ceremony.
Cuban International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Reynaldo González López has died in Mexico City aged 66.
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 the Pan American Games in Toronto have been made available by Toronto 2015, as athletes start to arrive in Canada ahead of the Opening Ceremony on 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 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.
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.
New Caledonia claimed the first two gold medals of the 2015 Pacific Games here as Audric Lucini and Charlotte Robin won the men’s and women’s triathlon events respectively.
Dutch suffer Beach Volleyball World Championships men's final heartbreak as Brazil claim dramatic three set win
Brazil's Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt broke Dutch hearts at the end of a thrilling three-set men's Beach Volleyball World Championship final here tonight, after they staved off six match points before beating Reinder Nummerdor and Christian Varenhorst.
Final flourish earns Czech pair the Modern Pentathlon World Championships mixed relay title in Berlin
The Czech Republic’s Jan Kuf, who overcame a career-threatening injury three months ago when he required major surgery after breaking his right forefinger while fencing, enjoyed the biggest day of his career so far in Berlin as a thrilling final flourish earned him and Natalia Dianova Modern Pentathlon’s World Championships mixed relay world title.
Britain’s Gemma Gibbons returned to form to win gold in the women’s under 78 kilogram gold on the final day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix at the Buyant Ukhaa Sport Complex in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
France claimed gold medals in both the men’s epee and womens foil fencing events on second day of full competition at the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade, in which six titles were decided in both shooting and swimming.
Greipel sprints to Tour de France stage two victory as race favourites Nibali and Quintana lose time
Germany's Andre Greipel claimed victory on the second stage of the Tour de France following a dramatic and weather affected race from Utrecht to Zeeland in The Netherlands, which saw several general classification contenders lose time as Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara moved into the race lead.