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  1. Big guns New Zealand, Samoa and Fiji fire warnings to rivals as battle hots up

    Posted Mar 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay It was all about putting down a marker for the next two days for the big boys yesterday. Like kings of the jungle, New Zealand, Samoa and Fiji- the top three teams in the IRB ... to be as accurate as you can and you have to be accurate to put 50 points on the board.' New Zealand overcame Taiwan 59-5 and Samoa shrugged off a more physical Italy 33-12 as the top two teams ...

  2. Samoans 'must lift their game'

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hat-trick hunting Samoa, the hottest team on the IRB Sevens World Series, have their work cut out to win the Cathay Pacific/Credit Suisse Hong Kong Sevens, coach Stephen Betham says. Betham was an unhappy man last night after Samoa surprisingly conceded a brace of tries to both Russia (24-12) and Argentina (21-14) in their final pool matches. And if the team ...

  3. Samoans make all the right moves

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford The new champions are Samoa, but they could easily have been joined on the podium by a series of sumo wrestlers, a horde of runaway brides and thousands of other partying ... night's hard-fought final between Samoa and Fiji topped a great weekend for sport in the city as Wong Kam-po won Hong Kong a cycling world championship in the men's 15km scratch race ...

  4. England say sorry for spoiling party

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay A dejected England camp said sorry to their legions of fans after failing to get past Samoa in the Cup quarter-finals. But they promised to come back older and wiser next ... at winning this tournament and it seems a long time to wait.' Less than 24 hours after beating Samoa 7-5 in pool competition, four-time champions England couldn't repeat. They lost 17-12 ...

  5. Great Britain in qualifying fight for Olympic sevens

    Posted Dec 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... has 117 member unions, with Iran just accepted as an associate member, so that makes 118. We have another 80 countries where we can take our sport to.' Samoa is one of those places and the Pacific Island nation are the world series champions. They start their defence of the title in Dubai today as the HSBC Sevens World Series gets under way. Samoa have been boosted by the fact ...



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