Solomon Islands Regional Sports News - Solomon Star News

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  • 03
  • Jun

PORT MORESBY, (OFC) - Tahiti came back from a two goal deficit to force a draw with hosts Papua New Guinea while New Caledonia defeated Group A rivals Samoa 7-0 on Match Day 4 of the competition at Sir John Guise Stadium.

  • 02
  • Jun

SUVA, (FIJI TIMES) - The Fiji Sports council and the Super Rugby Steering Committee in Fiji are urging rugby fans wishing to buy tickets into the match between the Gallagher Chiefs and the BNZ Crusaders at 7.35pm on Friday July 1 at the ANZ Stadium in Suva to be on the lookout for fraudsters and opportunists who would look to gain from the international match.

  • 02
  • Jun

PORT MORESBY,(POST COURIER) - A very close contest is in progress for the one place available for a male athlete in track and field athletics at the Olympic Games in Rio. With Nelson Stone out of contention due to injury it is now a two horse race between sprinter Theo Piniau and veteran 400m hurdler Mowen Boino.

  • 01
  • Jun

OFC: New Zealand stamped their authority on Group B by brushing aside Vanuatu 5-0 while Fiji kept their OFC Nations Cup hopes alive with a hard fought 1-0 win over the Solomon Islands on Match Day 3 of the competition at Sir John Guise Stadium Tuesday evening.

  • 24
  • May

SYDNEY, (NEWS.COM.AU) - Jarryd Hayne’s shock defection to Rugby Sevens has rocked the sporting globe but will give Rugby in the Pacific a much-needed shot in the arm.

  • 24
  • May

SUVA, (FIJI TV) - Athletes taking part in this week’s Oceania Weightlifting Championship will be selected for anti-doping tests during the competition.

  • 20
  • May

PORT VILA,  (ONOC) - Pacific Islands News Association  (PINA) president Moses Stevens is the chairman of the newly formed Vanuatu Sports Journalists’ Association.

  • 18
  • May

SUVA,  (FIJI TIMES) - Fiji Football Association has selected a 23-member squad for the Pacific Nations Cup.

  • 18
  • May

LONDON,  (INSIDE THE GAMES) - Sevens must be considered in all discussions about the rugby calendar as the discipline looks to capitalise and build on the opportunities provided by its first appearance on the Olympic programme at Rio 2016, it has been claimed in London Tuesday.

  • 18
  • May

SURFERS PARADISE,  (INSIDE THE GAMES) - Gold Coast 2018 has appointed a new chairman with former Queensland Premier Peter Beattie being appointed to replace Nigel Chamier to oversee preparations for the Commonwealth Games.

  • 18
  • May

SUVA, (FIJI TIMES) - Twenty-four athletes have been selected to represent Fiji at the Oceania Weightlifting Championship scheduled to for May 24-28 at the Vodafone Arena, Suva.

  • 04
  • May

Port Moresby (The National) - THE Papua New Guinea Under-20 team needs K3 million for its preparations leading to the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup later this year.

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