Samoan legend Brian Lima has resigned as defence coach of his country's national team after his arrest for assault on his former wife.
Samoan rugby legend Brian Lima faces criminal charges after allegedly assaulting his ex-wife in public last week.
Georgia survived a late onslaught to seal a surprise 16-15 win over Samoa in Tbilisi on Saturday.
Samoan bad boy George Pisi will have to serve his full six-week ban, after his appeal was dismissed on Thursday.
Samoan centre George Pisi has formally appealed his six-week playing suspension for a tip tackle against Ireland.
Samoa centre George Pisi has been suspended for six weeks for a tip tackle on Ireland wing Tommy Bowe.
Two players have been cited for alleged foul play, following the weekend's round of Test matches.
Joe Schmidt admitted relief was his overwhelming emotion after leading Ireland to a 40-9 victory over Samoa in his first game in charge.
Ireland began the Joe Schmidt era with a convincing five-try, 40-9 victory over injury-stuck Samoa at Lansdowne Road on Saturday.
Scrumhalf Kahn Fotuali'i has been chosen to captain Samoa for Saturday's encounter with Ireland in Dublin.
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