16 Oct 2021

Busy week for Pacific sports in cricket, sevens and super rugby

From , 6:00 am on 16 October 2021

Is been quite a busy week for sports in the Pacific, Papua New Guinea are making history as the first ever Pacific Islands country to take part in a T20 World Cup.

Fiji's national sevens coach has announced his resignation and the much awaited playing roster for new Super Rugby Pacific side Moana Pasifika is finally being drip fed to us.

With me is our sports reporter Vinnie Wylie, Kia ora and welcome lets start with PNG in Oman and the significance of them just being part of a T20 world cup?

Papua New Guinea captain Assad Vala plays a shot during the T20 World Cup match against Oman.

Papua New Guinea captain Assad Vala plays a shot during the T20 World Cup match against Oman. Photo: AFP

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