Tight security for boxing

Security will be beefed up for the fortnightly boxing bouts organized by the Honiara Amateur Boxing Association (HABA). According to the HABA executive they will be engaging the Honiara City Council (HCC) law enforcement officers to provide security during the bouts. The plan to step up security is due to complaints from spectators saying that…

Boxing bouts set for this evening

THE Honiara Amateur Boxing Association (HABA) round two bouts has been set for this evening at the Multipurpose Hall. A spokesperson for the organising committee confirmed this to Star Sports in an interview yesterday. “We are expecting more exciting bouts tonight with more clubs expressing their interest to join the competition,’’ the spokesperson said. He…

Course for coaches here

The Honiara Football Association (HFA) alongside Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) will be organising Level 1 coaching for interested teachers in Honiara. HFA General Secretary Leonard Paia revealed this to Star Sports in an interview, Friday.      “HFA Executive is organising a SIFF Level 1 coaching certificate in partnership with the SIFF Technical Department for interested…

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…

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…