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  1. Sport - Rugby

    Samoa legend Brian Lima accused of assaulting ex-wife

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 11:49pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Samoa's Lima accused of assaulting former wife Samoa rugby legend Brian Lima faces criminal charges after allegedly assaulting his former wife in public last ... in 2011, is accused of attacking Sina Retzlaff late last week, reported the Samoa Observer. In a widely-cited report accompanied by a photograph of Retzlaff with two black eyes and a stitched cut ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Samoa grab silverware but hard work lies ahead

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Samoa grabs silverware but hard work lies ahead Samoa might have walked away with the Plate after winning a bruising final 12-7 over Canada but captain Afa Aiono said ... teams there's no margin for error and we just can't keep giving other teams easy opportunities." Samoa won the second leg of the world series in Dubai with a stunning 26-15 Cup ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    We're not done yet, insists England after loss to Samoa

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... England suffer a big loss against Samoa but coach vows to return stronger, while South Africa also take a beating at the hands of Argentina England and South Africa will have their backs to the wall today as they fight to get into the Cup quarter-finals after losing their opening games yesterday. England will meet old enemy Scotland with the pressure on their shoulders after Samoa ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Island trio to make Hong Kong Sevens debut

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 09:50pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter American Samoa make their bow as Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago add ‘mardi gras’ flavour to 2014 tournament Three new teams for next year's Sevens Three teams will make their debut at the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens in March. The trio – American Samoa, Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago – will play in the qualifier for the HSBC Sevens World Series ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    England must not ease off in Argentina test series, warns Stuart Lancaster

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP, AP

    ... 44-10 and Samoa defeated Scotland 27-17 in the opening round of a four-team tournament in Durban. Adriaan Strauss, J.J. Engelbrecht, Bryan Habana, Jean de Villiers and Bjorn Basson scored tries in South Africa's rout, while Alesana Tuilagi touched down twice as Samoa beat Scotland for the first time in nine meetings. Samoa meet Italy and South Africa play Scotland in the second round ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Springboks wary of free-running Samoans in rugby final

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 09:18am by AFP

    ... are wary of Samoa ahead of their clash in a four-nation tournament final today despite a string of big wins over the Pacific islanders. Springbok winning margins of 52 points twice, 50, 42, 28 and 27 were achieved with the only "respectable" defeat suffered by Samoa being 13-5 which was at the pool stage of the 2011 World Cup. Only five of that South African side will run out ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    England left shell-shocked as Fiji continue impressive run

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... continues after the crowd favourites were knocked out of the Cup competition at the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens last night. It left Fiji, New Zealand and Samoa on course for a second title ... coming up against New Zealand or Samoa. "It is a tough one coming up against Samoa early, but to win this tournament you will have to beat everyone," said New Zealand mastermind Gordon ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - HONG KONG SEVENS

    Scotland suffering from 'Jekyll and Hyde disorder'

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... teams Samoa and England, only to lose concentration against the bottom three - and it may see Scotland join them, warned coach Stephen Gemmell. "At this level, against any team, you can't afford to do that and we've done that three times this weekend," said Gemmell. Scotland held third-ranked Samoa to a 12-12 draw and defeated England 14-5 in the pool rounds, ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Wales coach Gatland planning to celebrate 100th test on a winning note

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 11:10am

    ... of defeats by Romania and France. But they have been buoyed by the recent results of their fellow Pacfic Islanders against the Six Nations champions – Samoa claimed a victory in 2012 while Fiji held ... We’re bridging the gap, especially Samoa and Fiji. It’s really good seeing our Pacific brothers doing well.” Head coach Mana Otai has made four changes to the side that lost to France, ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION & BEAUTY

    Out shopping

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jing Zhang

    ... trendy but also rather practical. We like the look of the Sunpocket ones, here in black Samoa and crystal green Samoa (both HK$780). They are available from shopdescreateurs.com.   ...




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