By Daniel Etchells and Liam Morgan in Port Moresby
Port Moresby 2015 Medal Table
|Papua New Guinea||6||1||0|
Latest Port Moresby 2015 Results
Men's 62kg overall
5 Jul 2015 12:32
|Vaipava Nevo Ioane||271kg|
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.
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.
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.
Olympic champions The Netherlands were able to overcome a defensively minded South Korean team to win the women’s final at the World Hockey League semi-final in Antwerp, Belgium.
The Duke of York Prince Andrew officially declared the 2015 Pacific Games open amid a mesmerising Ceremony here this evening.
Beijing 2022 turn to Russian International Olympic University to try to learn winter sport experience
Selected sports officials from across China have been training at the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) in order to gain expertise necessary for organising a Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Australia and New Zealand will be "pushed all the way" at Pacific Games, predicts Oceania National Olympic Committees President
Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) President Robin Mitchell warned newcomers Australia and New Zealand they will be “pushed all the way” by their rival nations during the 15th edition of the Pacific Games.
The 2016 International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport (ICSEMIS) will take place in Santos in São Paulo between 31 August and 4 September, it has been announced by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Hosts South Korea enjoyed a successful start to the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade as they secured two gold medals.
Barbara and Agatha crowned women’s beach volleyball world champions after victory in all-Brazilian final
Barbara Sexias de Freitas and Agatha Bednarczuk won the Beach Volleyball World Championships for the first time after they were victorious in the all-Brazilian final here tonight.
Berliner Schoneborn wins Modern Pentathlon World Championships title and Rio 2016 place in home city
Berliner Lena Schoneborn, Germany’s Beijing 2008 Olympic champion, earned herself a place at Rio 2016 in the 38-degrees heat of her home city today by winning her first Modern Pentathlon World Championships title.