Dull start for hockey team

Solomon Islands hockey squads has made a dull start to their campaigns at the Hockey Word League round one in Suva, Fiji in the day one of the competition. According to Day one’s results our boys team went down to experienced Fiji 18-0 in their first match. They also lost their second match to Tonga…

Solomon Games Platinum sponsor

OUR Telekom is the Platinum sponsor for the 2016 Solomon Games with a sponsorship package of around SBD $248 000. The deal was was signed and handed over to the President of the Solomon Games Council Alexander Macdonald by Our Telekom CEO Loyley Ngira. Our Telekom in a statement said it is pleased to announce…

Companies to the rescue

Three firms have came to the rescue of athletes arriving early for the start of the Solomon Games 2016. Due to delays in release of funds  it was difficult doing necessary catering for the athletes. But thanks to the assistance of the three companies namely Sol Rice, Victory Trading and Guadalcanal Plains Palm Oil Limited.…

Two teams for OFC champ

Solomon Islands will now finally have two teams competing in the OFC Champions League. This follows the official announcement from OFC about a new expanded format set for 2017 OFC Champions League. “A new and expanded format that will take Oceania’s premier international club competition across the Pacific is on the cards for the 2017…

Ladies football launching

More women’s football action is set to kick off again in the national capital in the coming days. This will be made possible through the sponsorship of SOLRICE Company. HFA General Secretary Leonard Paia said the Honiara Football Association (HFA) will launch a women league today. “The launching of the HFA Womens’ leagues for both…

Volleyball technical meeting

The Solomon Islands Volleyball Federation is calling all provincial volleyball participating teams who confirmed to participate at  the upcoming Solomon games from 4-14 July  to attend a special Technical meeting at Town Ground volleyball court on Friday 1st July 2016 at 4:00pm. The meeting will be chaired by the President. It is important that team…

Team Temotu city bound

THE Temotu final contingent for the upcoming Solomon Games has left Lata on Tuesday evening via LC Zarally and are bound for Honiara. President of the Temotu Football Association (TFA) confirmed this to Star Sports from Lata. “Our final contingent for Solomon Games left this evening (Tuesday) for Honiara via LC Zarally,’’ Lapoe said. He…

United beats Turtles

Western Turtles lost to Western United 3-1 during a friendly at the Burnscreek school football pitch yesterday. The friendly match was to prepare Turtles for the upcoming Solomon Games while United also took the opportunity to shape up their preparation for forthcoming Telekom Soccer League. The match was played eight hours after members of the…

Boost for Renbel

THE Renbell contingent for the upcoming Solomon Games will not face any problem in terms of sporting gears. Thanks to a timely give back support from Samlinsam Company who supported the contingent with full sets of sporting gears.  Managing Director Junior Pau officially handed over the sports equipment to Renbell Deputy Premier Eric Saueha, chairman…