Friday, July 31, 2015
OPINION: It’s an indescribable feeling working with local journalists in Samoa, in possibly one of the most exciting times in the country’s history. The buzz of the city...
Sunday, January 11, 2015
PARIS (Planet Rugby/Pacific Media Watch): Stade Français coach Gonzalo Quesada told his players to "show a state of mind that makes Paris proud" ahead of Friday's big Top 14 49...
Monday, September 2, 2013
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister of Samoa Tuila'epa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi has downplayed the Samoa Rugby Union’s (SRU) financial state,...
Friday, June 7, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / EMTV): The intense following of the State of Origin Rugby League match in Sydney last night had a deadly outcome after the first game in Papua New Guinea.
Friday, November 11, 2011
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Campbell Live executive producer Pip Keane has written to Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi to tell him where the NZ$10,000 (T$17,000)...
Thursday, November 10, 2011
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Regarding a TV3 Campbell Live segment on the Manu Samoa World Cup finances on Sunday night, Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi has...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Centre): Manu Samoa player Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu has condemned the "bad joke" national Rugby World Cup management in an open letter to Samoan Prime...
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Amelia Wade AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / Pacific Media Watch): French media are claiming a New Zealand media conspiracy is trying to ruin the reputation of their rugby team.
Monday, October 24, 2011
Edwin Puni of Event Polynesia
So the All Blacks have won the 2011 Rugby World Cup by a whisker – 8-7 against a magnificent French team.
And now time to reflect what the triumph means...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Alex Perrottet OPINION: APIA (Pacific Media Watch): In an astonishingly frank tirade, the editor of Savali News has posted a new attack on the International Rugby Board - this time over the standard...
Monday, October 3, 2011
Edwin Puni: Manu Samoa, Ikale Tahi and the Flying Fijians have all checked out of their International Rugby Board- funded hotels at RWC2011 and are already on their way home.
Sunday, October 2, 2011
OPINION: AUCKLAND (Sunday News/Pacific Media Watch): Congratulations Tonga – you produced not only one of the great World Cup upsets but you also restored some Pacific...
Friday, September 30, 2011
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): World Rugby Cupshorts columnist in the New Zealand Herald has suddenly discovered West Papua and talked up the oppressed Indonesian-ruled...
Sunday, September 11, 2011
The Pacific and the World Cup including exclusive interviews featured on The Nation (TV3) on Saturday Sept 10/Sunday Sept 11.
Sunday, September 4, 2011
Karen Abplanalp: Our Grey Lynn neighbourhood in Auckland is thrilled. Word gets out that Manu Samoa are staying in our street.