World in Sport
Highlights of the world's sporting week, with emphasis on New Zealand and Pacific Interviews, reviews and reaction, plus previews of upcoming games. (dur:10 minutes)
World in Sport for 1 July 2015
This week, The Pacific Games Council is confident Papua New Guinea is ready to host the 2015 Games, which begin this weekend; Fiji's Pacific Games team is short of funds; Tonga's rugby coach forced to change his squad; And Manu Samoa name a new...
World in Sport for 24 June 2015
This week, Papua New Guinea's cricket team create history; Samoa appoint an interim sevens coach; Roy Krishna returns to Fiji with the Phoenix; And we look at one of the Pacific Games' most highly anticipated sports - weightlifting.
World in Sport for 17 June 2015
Guam makes a fairytale start to Football World Cup qualifying; Samoa's preparations for the Commonwealth Youth Games are praised; Papua New Guinea's cricketers begin a hectic month; And the Samoa Under 20 rugby team faces relegation.
World in Sport for 10 June 2015
Tributes have been flowing for the former All Black Jerry Collins after his shock death; Manu Samoa trim their squad ahead of next month's All Blacks test; Fiji's run at the Under 20 Football World Cup comes to an end; And the Pacific Games venues to...
World in Sport for 3 June 2015
This week, The Fiji Under 20 football team make their World Cup debut; Women's football on the rise in Vanuatu; Australia is counting down to their Pacific Games debut; The Samoa Rugby Union is on the hunt for a new sevens coaching team; And Melbourne...
World in Sport for 27 May 2015
This week, Player release and international eligibility were again hot topics at Oceania Rugby AGM; There are calls to establish a rugby academy in Fiji; Preparations on track for the All Blacks test in Samoa; The PNG Hunters hot streak continues; And...
World in Sport for 20 May 2015
This week, Fiji take out the World Sevens Series title; We talk to Team PNG about the upcoming Pacific Games; Fiji arrive in New Zealand for the Under 20 Football World Cup; Contrasting fortunes for Tonga and Fiji's Under 20 rugby teams; And the PNG...
World in Sport for 13 May 2015
This week, The International Rugby Players Association says it's time for World Rugby to reassess the way it funds second tier nations; Fiji closes in sevens glory as Samoa falters again; Fiji cricket begins their World Cup countdown; And the Oceania...
World in Sport for 6 May 2015
This week, Pacific Oceania earns promotion in the Davis Cup tennis; The expanded Pacific Test rugby league programme receives the thumbs up; The World Sevens Series reaches crunch time; And Fiji target a swift return to Junior Rugby's top tier.
World in Sport for 29 April 2015
This week, Auckland City defend their Oceania Champions League football crown; Pacific rugby league is in the spotlight in Australia; Pacific Oceania makes a bright start in the Davis Cup tennis; The next generation of Samoan rugby stars get their...
World in Sport for 22 April 2015
This week, it's an all-New Zealand final in the Oceania Champions League; Pacific Oceania returns to the Fed Cup tennis ranks; Pacific rugby league nations want more test matches; And Fiji show improvement on the Women's World Sevens Series.
World in Sport for 15 April 2015
There are calls for the Oceania Champions League football competition to turn professional; French Polynesia makes its case to host the Pacific Games; Island rugby nations are urged to work together to combat cashed-up foreign clubs; Pacific Oceania...
World in Sport for 8 April 2015
The new man in charge of the Solomon Islands Football Federation explains his vision; The Oceania Champions League returns: Fiji and Samoa come up short at the Tokyo Sevens; French Polynesia eye the Pacific Games; And Cricket PNG wins a major award.
World in Sport for 1 April 2015
Fiji win the Hong Kong Sevens while Samoa show major improvement; Cricket PNG hasn't given up hope of making the next World Cup; We talk to the new Cook Islands netball coach ;And the PNG Hunters continue their strong start to the Queensland Cup.
World in Sport for 25 March 2015
Papua New Guinea is named s host for next year's Under 20 Women's Football World Cup; A Fiji rugby player dies of a heart attack; Vanuatu's beach volleyball team is affected by Cyclone Pam; And we preview this weekend's Hong Kong Sevens Super 8 boxing.
World in Sport for 18 March 2015
Preparations for the 2017 Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu are in doubt in the aftermath of Cyclone Pam; Papua New Guinea Rugby League says stability will remain despite a major departure; We update progress on the All Blacks vs Samoa rugby test in Apia;...
World in Sport for 11 March 2015
The CEO of PNG Rugby League quits, saying he's been the target of a constant and malicious campaign against him; Nemani Nadolo says he's ready for his Super Rugby return; Fiji women's sevens players are dropped for ill-discipline; The former All...
World in Sport for 4 March 2015
This week, Fiji qualify for next years Under 19 Cricket World Cup; A Fijian-New Zealand bodybuilder prepares to compete against the world's best; Mahonri Schwalger talks about his rugby academy in Samoa; And the Pacific Oceania team is named for next...
World in Sport for 25 February 2015
This week; The PNG government is adamant that all venues and infrastructure will be ready for the start of the Pacific Games in July; The Barbarians to play Manu Samoa; World Rugby visits Apia; And Vanuatu fall short in their bid to win the New...
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