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News Bytes for 26th June, 2014

“PACIFIC GAMES: PNG TO HOLD DOMINANCE OF SOFTBALL” – Jeremy Mogi

 

Papua New Guinea will retain its dominance of softball in the Pacific in the 2015 Pacific Games.

Those were the words from Chris Bais, President of the PNG Softball Federation when asked about the prospects of the National Team over the weekend.

PNG has successfully defended its title as undisputed champions of the region and with the games to be held on home soil after almost 24 years, he said that team PNG will be prepared to take on anyone the Pacific has to offer.

 


 

“TEAM PNG INSURED” – Tere Alex

 

PNG will be sending a large contingent of athletes and officials to the Commonwealth Games.

A total of 140 people, including 96 athletes and 46 officials will be leaving our shores on the 15th of July, 2014 for Glasgow, Scotland.

The leading supporter of sport, Pacific MMI has tossed in its support with insurance cover for the team, including the team travelling to the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing this August.

Team PNG Chef de mission Emma Waiwai thanked Pacific MMI Insurance and promised the team will perform to their best.

PNGOC General Secretary Auvita Rapilla shared the same sentiment while noting the good relationship with Pacific MMI as well as its commitment to sports in the country.

 


 

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