HOCKEY IN TOP AWARD RACE

Solomon Islands Hockey Federation (SIHF) was amongst the shortlisted 2016 Hockey Revolution Awards. This was official announced by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) late last month.  “The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the shortlist for all of the Hockey Revolution Awards which will be presented at the Hockey Revolution Part 2 Conference in Dubai,’’…

KOSSA futsal training delayed

KOSSA Futsal club’s training has been delayed for the next few weeks. This is due to the maintenance work done at the Multipurpose Hall. Coach, Thomas Kalola told Star Sports trainings should resume as soon as the venue is set. Kalola said early preparation is a must so that the team is well prepared for…

Small Malaita mini games registration

The Walande local organizing committee (POC) for the upcoming Small Malaita Mini Games has moved the registration closing date to 21 November 2016. A statement from the organisers said this is to ensure that all logistical arrangements, draws and fixtures can be completed in time prior to the start of the Games with the Opening…

Tennis election, Wednesday

A new executive to lead the Solomon Islands Table Tennis Federation (SITTF) for the next four years will be elected on Wednesday. The election will be the highlight of today’s SITTF’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). The meeting will be held at the Office of the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) at the City…

Ragomo: This is for you

THE national futsal team captain Elliot Ragomo has dedicated their participation at the upcoming FIFA Futsal World Cup for the future generation of futsal in the country. In his post in the Social Media Facebook page, Ragomo said he dedicated their participation for the young futsal players who dream to one day become a Kurukuru…

Champs again

St Nicholas retain U20 trophy SAINT Nicholas U20 netball team has once again proved their supremacy in the Honiara Netball Association (HNA) U20 league. This came after they defended their title as champions in this year’s U20 league after edging Tenaru 18-11 in a stunning grand final play off last Friday at the Lawson Tama…

Provision squad announced soon

The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) will soon release a provisional squad in preparation for the Third Stage of the FIFA World Qualifiers. SIFF’s Technical Department Head and senior squad’s captain Henry Fa’arodo Jnr confirmed this to the local media, Thursday. “A provisional list of more than 30 players will be released in two weeks’…

U20 netball finals showdown

The Honiara Netball Association (HNA) school league will stage its finals of the U20 category today at the Multipurpose Hall outdoor court. St Nicholas will take on Panatina in the grand final play off of the U20 category at 4:30pm while Selwyn College and Panatina is set to battle the third and fourth positions at…

Women’s football kicks off preparation

The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) women’s football division has kicked off their preparations for 2023 Pacific Games set to be staged in Honiara. SIFF’s Women Development Officer (WDO) Diana Justice confirmed this to the local media in a press conference yesterday.  “SIFF’s priority now is to work on our lower age categories competitions,’’ she…