Vanuatu table tennis player Yoshua Shing and athlete Sharon Firisua of the Solomon Islands have won the Best Male and Female awards at the 2017 Pacific Mini Games in Port Vila.
A full report on performances at July's Pacific Games in Port Moresby has been formally submitted to the Government by the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI).
Papua New Guinea finished top of the Pacific Games medals table for only the second time in the their history as their athletes produced another excellent performance here on the final day of competition at Port Moresby 2015.
Double clean sweep for host nation rounds off third night of Pacific Games athletics at Port Moresby 2015
Papua New Guinea’s sprinters sent the home crowd into raptures as they claimed all six 400 metres Pacific Games medals by sweeping the podium in both the men’s and women’s events to round off the third evening of athletics finals here in style.
Solomon Islands claim gold as two Pacific Games records broken on opening day of Port Moresby 2015 athletics
Sharon Firisua of the Solomon Islands produced a dominant display to take gold in the women’s 5,000 metres, setting a Pacific Games record, on the opening day of athletics here today, before claiming the pace of the race was “very slow for me”.