Telekom sponsors race for Malaitans

OUR Telekom on Tuesday reached out to the Malaita public through sports to mark the province’s 34th second appointed day. The country’s leading telecommunications firm hosted a road race in Auki town for the Malaita public where top performing athletes received token prizes. The Our Telekom road race, commonly known as Fun Run, attracted men,…

MUTA JOINS EELS

The new TSL season is looking to kick off with some of the Oceania’s top footballers involved in it. The likes of Tommy Semmy for Malaita Kingz, Kensi Tangis for Solomon Warriors and now the arrival of Papua New Guinea’s leading midfielder, David Muta. David Muta who is not a new face to Solomon Islands…

Samoa U19s win historic cricket match

APIA, (RNZI) – Samoa’s U19 cricket team claimed their first international win at the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament in Apia. A gutsy all-round performance from the team, led by captain and player of the match Solofuti Falo, saw Samoa claim their first win by 30 runs over Fiji. Fiji sent Samoa in to…

School volley league tomorrow

The Solomon Islands Volleyball Federation (SIVF) high school league will kick off tomorrow 16th August 2017.  SIVF technical director Ricky Boso confirmed this to Star Sports on Monday.  “The high school volley ball league is now ready to kick off this Wednesday 16th August 2017,” Boso said, “There are five (5) schools confirm to participate…

Hockey semi finals showdown

The High School Hockey league semi finals will kick off today at the King George Sixth Hockey pitch. First up will feature the women’s first semi finals between King George Sixth girls and Koloale girls. The match will kick off at 3pm followed by King George boys and Don Bosco boys at 3:30 pm for…

Semi-finalists’ await tough clashes

OFC: The OFC U-16 Women’s Championship final is only one win away for four teams but New Zealand, Cook Islands, Fiji and New Caledonia are all preparing for tough encounters when they meet in today’s semi-finals in Apia, Samoa. The defending champions will be up first, taking on Cook Islands – who will be making…

NOCSI VP to Vila

The vice president of the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOSCI) Nihal Senevirantne will leave for Vanuatu this afternoon to attend the chef de mission meeting for the 2017 Mini Games.  The meeting is set for Port Villa, Vanuatu on the 17th and 18th of August 2017. Seneviratne said the chef de mission meeting…

‘We will do more for potential local players’

The recent news of Solomon Islands inspirational national futsal team captain, Elliot Ragomo has delighted a lot of Solomon Islanders, especially futsal fans. From a humble beginning to being a professional, the journey of Ragomo is simply inspirational for many young upcoming Solomon Islands futsal players. The small island nation of Solomon Islands has continued…

Marist and Sunrise 3×3 winners

Marist men’s basketball and Sunrise women’s basketball teams are the winners of the first 3×3 basketball series. Marist defeated Ebola boys 10-5 in the men’s final showdown at the Multipurpose Hall court. For the women, Sunrise edged their way past a determined El Divas side to win the first series 8-6. It was an equally…

LAST CALL

NJSC: Hand in your training squad list The National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) has strongly urged all national sports federations to hand in their training squad list by today. This call goes out to the 13 Sports Federations who will form Team Solomon for the Pacific Games in Vanuatu. A statement from the…