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  1. Fiji gain revenge as HK fail to fire

    Posted Apr 09th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay One week after losing the Hong Kong Sevens, Fiji turned the tables on Samoa, scraping home to a 21-7 victory in the Cup final at the Adelaide Sevens yesterday. It was the fourth time they have met in a final at the IRB Sevens this season with the score standing at 2-2. Fiji, who lost 27-22 to Samoa in Hong Kong, avenged that loss and nailed their opponents ...

  2. Review needs to query some decisions

    Posted Apr 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to be called to receive an allotment while enjoying a rugby game. I cannot help but notice that England, while playing very good rugby, have had all major decisions go in their favour. Samoa have been ...

  3. Trio survive the cut for World Cup Rugby Sevens

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... South Africa, Australia, Samoa and Scotland. The deadline for countries to name their final list of 12 players for the World Cup is March 7. ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong handed tough draw for World Cup Sevens

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and hosts Russia, while the Philippines were lumped with Samoa, Kenya and Zimbabwe. Yesterday's draw at the historic Petroff Palace in Moscow began with cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky sending a video ...

  5. Fiji fear Olympic 'lockout'

    Posted Mar 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... like New Zealand, Australia, Samoa, Tonga and Fiji, so it is a concern for us as to how the qualification process will work,' said Dere, who took over the coaching reins last November. ... at the previous tournament- which means teams like Fiji, New Zealand, Australia and Samoa all gain automatic qualification- and carries out regional qualifiers around the world to make up the rest ...

  6. Quadruple the fun so far in wide-open series

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and it will all but end England's chances. England know they have to win here to keep alive their hopes. It is very important for them.' Samoa have been the team who have caused consternation ... by that defeat, Fiji quickly regrouped and made certain there would be no repeat as they won the San Diego leg, gaining revenge over Samoa in the Cup final with a 38-24 victory. South Africa got ...

  7. 2 minutes with...JOHN MOLLOY

    Posted Nov 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... countries like Fiji, Samoa and maybe Japan more funds and more exposure to lift them up to the top level. Money needs to be filtered out from the top into bringing these teams on. Was this World Cup ...

  8. Red-hot Kiwis hit ground running

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... It was a common denominator among all the three fancied teams- Fiji, South Africa and Samoa all conceding a try to their opponents. 'But it is still a good start. We don't want to play finals ... with the feeling of a job well done were South Africa, 40-7 winners over Japan, Fiji, 42-7 winners over South Korea, and Samoa, 35-7 victors over Sri Lanka. 'The first day is more about setting ...

  9. 40,000 fall for announcer's joke

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... challenges are getting the correct pronunciation of names of players from places like Samoa, Tonga, Fiji and Sri Lanka. 'Also, I always make sure I put a smile on my face when I announce things ...

  10. HK calls for bigger world series role

    Posted Feb 15th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... that drought as well as extend their dominance. Lonely outpost The allowance for Hong Kong in the IRB Sevens Series each year: 1 The match-ups Pool A New Zealand Tunisia USA Taiwan Pool B Samoa Canada ...




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