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Highlights of the world's sporting week with emphasis on New Zealand and the Pacific. There are interviews, reviews and reaction, plus previews of upcoming games.

Highlights of the world's sporting week with emphasis on New Zealand and the Pacific. There are interviews, reviews and reaction, plus previews of upcoming games.
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Wellington, New Zealand

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Highlights of the world's sporting week with emphasis on New Zealand and the Pacific. There are interviews, reviews and reaction, plus previews of upcoming games.

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@rnz_news

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English

Contact:

P O Box 123, Wellington, New Zealand + 644 474 1437


Episodes

11/15/2018
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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 14 November 2018

11/14/2018
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Mate Ma'a Tonga give the Oceania Cup the thumbs up, Tonga and Papua New Guinea qualify for the World Sevens Series, Oceania's top women's rugby teams prepare to square off and Weightlifting Fiji hits back at accusations from a Commonwealth Games champion.

Duration:00:19:00

World in Sport for 24 October 2018

10/24/2018
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Plans are in motion to ensure Tonga's historic rugby league test against Australia was not a one-off occasion, the Fijian Drua advance to Australian National Rugby Championship final and preparations for the 2019 Pacific Games in Samoa get a big tick.

Duration:00:16:39

World in Sport for 17 October 2018

10/17/2018
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Tonga coach Kristian Woolf predicts a cracking game against Australia; the Fijian Drua win the minor premiership; Samoa's athletes grow at the Youth Olympics; rugby league's Emerging Nations World Championship is hailed as a success.

Duration:00:20:11

World in Sport for 10 October 2018

10/10/2018
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Samoa has been awarded a seat on the World Rugby Council, Manu Samoa select their Northern Tour squad, Fiji sends a downsized delegation to the Youth Olympics and a documentary on the PNG women's rugby league team is set to premiere this week.

Duration:00:17:39

World in Sport for 3 October 2018

10/3/2018
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Fijian rugby league international, Eloni Vunakece, retires after multiple concussions, Vanuatu hopes to use Youth Olympics as springboard for future success, Solomons rugby league team opens their Emerging Nations World Championship campaign with a loss, PNG's cricket team looks to fill calendar.

Duration:00:17:07

World in Sport for 26 September 2018

9/26/2018
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The new Manu Samoa coach Steve Jackson lays out his plans, Samoa sevens player Gordon Langkilde has returned home after pleading guilty to misdemeanour charges in the USA, Mate Ma'a Tonga name their squad for next month's rugby league test against Australia and the Guam men's football team want to play more matches.

Duration:00:19:58

World in Sport for 19 September 2018

9/19/2018
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The Pacific Rugby Players Welfare group says World Rugby won't engage with it; Samoa breaks ground for the Pacific Games; Fiji's footballers are out of shape; The Fijian Drua get taught a lesson.

Duration:00:16:46

World in Sport for 12 September 2018

9/12/2018
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The Queensland Rugby League says it expects the Papua New Guinea Hunters will commit to the Intrust Super Cup for another four years, Changes to the Davis Cup bring benefits for Pacific nations, and the Fijian Drua stay on top of the Australian National Rugby Championship.

Duration:00:20:09

World in Sport for 5 September 2018

9/5/2018
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This week: a new chapter for the PNG women's rugby league team, the Manu Samoa rugby coach reacts to his job being readvertised and the Fijian Drua open their season in style.

Duration:00:19:29

World in Sport for 22 August 2018

8/22/2018
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Mate Ma'a Tonga's proposed test against Australia at risk, Vanuatu and Fiji reign supreme in Pacific hockey, Fiji and Samoa team up in netball and the road to the World T20 cricket champs starts in Suva.

Duration:00:19:42

World in Sport for 15 August 2018

8/15/2018
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Tahiti's suspension from the Pacific Games Council is provisionally lifted, a campaign is launched to push for greater Pacific representation on the World Rugby Council, Tonga's Teufaiva Stadium is set to re-open and women's rugby league debuts in Vanuatu.

Duration:00:17:25

World in Sport for 8 August 2018

8/8/2018
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The international careers of Papua New Guinea cricketers Mahuru Dai and Jack Vare appear to be over, progress made on a new international rugby league calendar, a new initiative is launched using rugby to prevent violence against women and girls and the Fiji International reaches a dramatic conclusion.

Duration:00:19:45

World in Sport for 1 August 2018

8/1/2018
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Samoa sevens international Gordon Langkilde remains in the United States awaiting trial, following an off-field altercation with Welsh players at the last month's Sevens World Cup, the Fiji International golf tournament tees off at Natadola Bay and New Zealand Samoan boxer Joseph Parker comes up short.

Duration:00:19:32

World in Sport for 25 July 2018

7/25/2018
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Manu Samoa sevens player Gordon Langkilde has been arrested by police in San Francisco in connection with an altercation that took place during the Rugby World Cup Sevens, the draw is revealed for rugby league's Emerging Nations World Champs, PNG Rugby League links up with the Brisbane Broncos and the Tongan government fails to respond adequately to legal action launched by the Pacific Games Council.

Duration:00:19:56

World in Sport for 18 July 2018

7/18/2018
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Tonga gives test rugby league revamp the thumbs up, Manu Samoa qualify for the Rugby World Cup and Pita Taufatofua hints at another Olympic quest.

Duration:00:17:21

World In Sport for 11 July 2018

7/11/2018
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Papua New Guinea are one one win away from a place at the Women's World T20 Cricket Championship, Manu Samoa looks to seal their place at the Rugby World Cup while Papua New Guinea look to make a mark at the Sevens World Cup in San Francisco.

Duration:00:16:33

World in Sport for 4 July 2018

7/4/2018
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Joy and despair for Samoa and the Cook Islands in their latest Rugby World Cup qualifying matches, Tongan rugby players criticise the country's Rugby Union and PNG Football's civil war could be over headed for a positive conclusion.

Duration:00:19:42

World in Sport for 27 June 2018

6/27/2018
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Samoa face Germany and Hong Kong meet the Cook Islands in rugby World Cup qualification; Fiji misses out on the Oceania Weightlifting Championships; Samoa's preparations for hosting 2019 Pacific Games are on track; Pacific rugby league teams call for more Test matches.

Duration:00:18:37

World in Sport for 20 June 2018

6/20/2018
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Pacific rugby league is back in the spotlight, Fiji retain rugby's Pacific Nations Cup and the Cook Islands begin preparations for their second shot at Rugby World Cup qualifying.

Duration:00:17:54