21 May 2007

Papua New Guinea earns top ten finish at Arafura Games

10:40 am on 21 May 2007

Papua New Guinea has finished in the top ten medal winners at the 2007 Arafura games in Darwin.

PNG won 35 medals in the week long competition, including eight gold, to end ninth on the medal table.

New Caledonia won 27 medals with eight gold.

Fiji finished with 26 medals, four gold to be 15th on the medal table.

The Cook Islands were next with Nauru 18th, Samoa 21st and Solomon Islands 23rd