ANZ tennis champ set

THE ANZ school tennis championship is set to kick off starting next week. This was confirmed by the Solomon Islands Tennis Federation’s (SITF) Development Officer, Johnson Taliki on Wednesday. The championship will be hosted in three provinces namely, Honiara, Auki in Malaita and Gizo, Western province. Taliki revealed Honiara and Auki will kick off their…

Matangiki end on high note

Despite the challenges Matangiki rugby team faces over the months they managed to overcome Avaiki with 15-6 on Tuesday. The league which started last month was sponsored by the Solomon Island Rugby union Federation [SIRF]. Matangiki rugby team does not have any major sponsors and they have around 22 players. Speaking to the Star Sports…

Water shortage affects sports day

Alota’a secondary school sports day has been cancelled by the school sports master yesterday in Auki, Malaita due to water shortage. The school has been without water for nearly a month now. Speaking to Star Sports the schools’ sports master Godfrey Salo said they had to cancel all plans for the sports activities because the…

MEDHR might face forfeiture

The ministry of education soccer team is likely to face forfeiture after reports of fielding a player from another ministry. This follows their win against the Prime Ministers Office (PMO) soccer team on Wednesday which they won 3-0 in penalty shootout. It was an equally fought match with both sides having their chances at goal…

Rugby 7s team gets support from Our Telekom

The Solomon Islands national team for the upcoming rugby competition in Australia has been boosted with a timely support from Our Telekom yesterday with a cheque of $41,200. The donation was to support the team for their new uniform. Executive president of SINRU Mr. Frank Wickham acknowledged the ongoing support Our Telekom rendered to rugby…

Alota’a,futsal champ

Alota’a school (primary division) snatched the top prize for futsal after defeating Sinasu B (Ambu primary) in a tough final at Auki primary school (APS) field, last Saturday. The two teams fought hard to break the dead-lock in the first quarter before entering the second quarter where Alota’a fired a shoot to claim a goal…

Marist, Kingz ends in draw

The final match between Marist and Malaita Kingz ended in a draw last Sunday. Marist FC got their first goal with Keloby Benty slotting the ball in the first minutes of the second half. Alfred To’oia of Malaita Kingz FC then retaliated with a goal later. With the cheering crowd from supporters of both teams…

G’Day Fun Run ready to roll

Staff from the Australian High Commission descended on the Central Market this week to promote the upcoming G’Day Solomon Islands Fun Run. With only a week before the Fun Run, Honiara locals are encouraged to register at the Australian High Commission. The first 1000 entries will receive a FREE G’Day Solomon Islands Fun Run t-shirt.…

Soccer actions kick-off

The fourth season of Telekom S-League actions starts today. The kick off will allow football fans and supporters in the city to enjoy some exciting football action before the year ends. A schedule for all the matches throughout the season has been released which revealed out that matches will only be on weekends similar to…