1994 Pacific Cup

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1994 (1994) Pacific Cup  ()
Number of teams 10
Host country  Fiji
Winner  Tonga (1st title)
Matches played 24
 < 1992
1996

The 1994 Pacific Cup was the seventh staging of the Pacific Cup, a rugby league tournament held between Pacific teams. The tournament was hosted by Fiji and eventually won by Tonga, who defeated the hosts 34 - 11 in the final.

Squads[edit]

Before the tournament began both Papua New Guinea and Tokelau pulled out due to lack of funds.[1]

Results[edit]

Pool A[edit]

Team Pld W D L Pts
1 Australian Aborigines 4 4 0 0 8
2  Tonga 4 3 0 1 6
3  Māori 4 2 0 2 4
4  Niue 4 1 0 3 2
5  Fijian Presidents XIII 4 0 0 4 0
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Australian Aboriginies 64 - 10  Niue
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Māori  28 - 16  Presidents XIII
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Tonga  28 - 8  Māori
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Australian Aboriginies 50 - 12  Presidents XIII
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Māori  24 - 22  Niue
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Tonga  32 - 10  Presidents XIII
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Australian Aboriginies 34 - 16  Tonga
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Niue  30 - 8  Presidents XIII
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Tonga  58 - 12  Niue
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Australian Aboriginies 38 - 20  Māori

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L Pts
1  Western Samoa 4 4 0 0 8
2  Fiji 4 3 0 1 6
3 Rotuma 4 1 1 2 3
4  Cook Islands 4 1 0 3 2
5  American Samoa 4 0 1 4 1
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Rotuma 17 - 10  Cook Islands
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Western Samoa  16 - 14  Fiji
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Western Samoa  30 - 10  American Samoa
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Fiji  19 - 11  Cook Islands
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Cook Islands  22-20  American Samoa
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Fiji  32 - 12 Rotuma
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Western Samoa  50 - 14 Rotuma
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Fiji  16 - 14  American Samoa
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Rotuma 32 - 32  American Samoa
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Western Samo  60 - 0  Cook Islands

Finals[edit]

  Semifinals     Final
                 
  1  Australian Aboriginies 20  
  2   Fiji 21    
          Fiji 11
          Tonga 34
  1   Western Samoa 16    
  2   Tonga 34   Third place
 
   Australian Aboriginies 22
      Western Samoa 29

Semi Finals[edit]

1994
Fiji  21 - 20 Australian Aboriginies
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Tonga  34 - 16  Western Samoa

Third place playoff[edit]

1994
Western Samoa  29 - 22 Australian Aboriginies

Final[edit]

12 November 1994[2]
Tonga  34 - 11  Fiji

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d John Coffey, Bernie Wood (2008). 100 years: Māori rugby league, 1908-2008. Huia Publishers. p. 282. ISBN 978-1-86969-331-2. 
  2. ^ International Competitions 1994 The Vault]