United women gets first win

Western United women’s football club has finally registered their first three points of the Solomon Islands National Women’s Football League competition. This follows their narrow 1-0 win over Marist women’s football team, Tuesday. Last week they lost by a similar goal margin to KOSSA women’s football club 1-0 in the competition’s opening match. United Janet…

Warriors-Marist showdown

THE final Telekom S-League (TSL) round one catch up match between league leader Solomon Warriors FC and Marist FC has been set for 4pm this afternoon at the Lawson Tama stadium. Moses Toata boys are expected to maintain their winning streak after they enjoyed the season with seven wins, a draw and are yet to…

SIRUF named final 7s squad

The Solomon Islands Rugby Union Federation with the help of their appointed selectors had finalized its final 7s squad that will represent the country in the upcoming Oceania 7s tournament in Auckland in November. The final team comprised of twelve traveling players, three officials and three non-travelling reserves. They are: Forwards – Tuwala Delaiverata, Roger…

Soccer league launch for Vulolo

Vulolo Football Association (VFA) in Central Guadalcanal will kick off their league tomorrow morning at Tetupa playing ground. Chairman of the organising committee Robert Bela confirmed this to Star Sports in an interview yesterday. “The official opening program will kick off with a colourful parade to be followed by speeches from several invited guests,’’ he…

Getting children involve in sports program

It all began with a vision to engage, involve and increase participation of the children in sports and the bible activities. After several months of observation of how young children are left aimless and disengaged after school, Johnson decided to gather kids in and around the Whiteriver Tikopian Settlement and involve them in sports. That…

AUKI Futsal league kicks off

The 2015 Auki Futsal league kicked off over the weekend at the Aligegeo futsal court, Malaita province. A total of eleven (11) teams are competing in this year’s Auki futsal league.  The teams are, Satorus, AV Raiders, Auki Eels, DFC, Santos Yellow, Santos Blue, Deadsand, Boarders, Ailako Red, Ailako White and Dawn Force. Five matches…

Fono maintains golden boot race

Malaita Kingz FC’s striker, Richard Fono is currently leading the Telekom S-league Golden Boot Race with nine goals from eight matches played. Fono is one of the upcoming talents who had his chance of showcasing his hidden talents in the fifth TSL season and has proved it by scoring in nearly all Kingz matches. He…

Super Six B’ball comp kicks off

The Super Six basketball competition has successfully kicked off over the weekend. Four matches have been played to mark the start of the competition. It comprises of two matches from High School and the other two from the men’s open category. Reigning champions of the 2014 High School Basketball league Betikama and King George boys…

Fa’arodo joins SIFF force

Fa’arodo appointed new technical and development officer Solomon Islands international football player, Henry Fa’arodo Junior has been appointed as the Solomon Islands Football Federation (SFF) new football technical and development officer. The announcement was made by the SIFF president, William Lai. This position has been vacant for the past two years. Lai thanked Fa’arodo for…

Hockey gains momentum

The first ever hockey competition has been successful in their start a week ago and is scheduled to continue with more interesting matches this weekend. The already played matches have been interesting with new twist and turns in the latest results. Over the weekend saw three women’s matches and five men’s matches played. On Saturday…