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PNG Rugby 7s maintain dominance



The Papua New Guinea men’s and women’s rugby sevens teams have dominated the Pacific Games, winning their respective two games in Honiara, Solomon Islands.


PNG women thrashed Nauru with a scoreline of 31-0 today (Friday, November 24th), at the National Football Stadium.


Yesterday (Thursday, November 23rd), they opened their campaign strongly, smashing the American Samoa with a 35-0 full-time score.


Meanwhile, the men also had similar winning streaks. They started their game on a positive note, thumping Wallis and Futuna 35-0.


Today (Friday, November 24th), after a tight contest, they beat the host nation, Solomon Islands, 21-10.


The women take on Tonga later today, while the men stand-by for the quarter finals.



Photo Courtesy: Andrew Molen/Team PNG

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