Monday, July 3rd, 2017

 

Tonga keeps their cool ahead of home ground match against Fiji

Sonatane Takulua clearing the ball against Argentina (photo: supplied)

NUKU’ALOFA-July 3: 9:54pm(Fiji Village):The Tongan rugby team is enjoying home comfort and insist they will not be overcome by expectations when they host the Vodafone Flying Fijians this weekend.


Flying Fijians relishing the great challenge from Tonga

Flying Fijians during one of their training sessions. (photo: Fiji Village)

SUVA, Fiji-July 3: 5:51pm(Fiji Village): The Vodafone Flying Fijians are relishing the great challenge that Tonga will give at their Pacific Nations Cup match this Saturday.


Tonga’s TBC dispute personal – publisher

kalafi moala

NUKU’ALOFA-July 3: 12:25pm(RNZI): A prominent publisher in Tonga says the government’s decision to part-privatise the public broadcaster is the result of a personal vendetta.


Tonga’s Pacific Games hosting agreement terminated

Team Tonga at the 2015 Pacific Games in Port Moresby. Photo: RNZI / Vinnie Wylie

NUKU’ALOFA-July 3: 12:32pm(RNZI): The Pacific Games Council says it will formally terminate the host agreement with Tonga for the 2019 Pacific Games, after the deadline passed for the Tongan Government to recommit its support.