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…

Tough matches to mark TSL start

Football entertainment will return to the capital Honiara this weekend as the Telekom S-league fourth season kicks off. The start of this season will feature tough matches featuring eight of the country’s top soccer clubs. The competition will kick off this weekend at the Lawson Tama Stadium. The opening match will feature X-Beam FC and…

Eels futsal celebrate

Eels futsal team from Auki in Malaita province celebrated along the streets of Auki following their arrival in Auki last week. Speaking during the Eels arrival, coach and team management Malcom Moli said the boys have done their best in the Wantok futsal challenge that was held in one small bag complex in Vanuatu. “We…

‘Start preparation now’

CONCERN citizens group, Forum Solomon Islands International (FSII) has appealed to sporting federations eyeing the Pacific Games next year to start their preparations. The Pacific Games, the region’s major sporting event will be hosted by neighboring PNG next year and will run from the 4th to 18thof July 2015 in PNG’s capital City, Port Moresby.…

Toata boosts Vanuatu provincial football

The involvement of a young Solomon Islander in the West Tanna TVL championship league in Vanuatu has become a boost to Vanuatu’s provincial level of football. That was according to the Anthony Kalia, the secretary General for Tafea football association office in Tanna, Vanuatu Toata was in the Tafea province for work as a contracted…

Kingz, Eels open Vanuatu Futsal Shefa

Paramartyre defeats Auki boys in nail beating match Solomon Islands futsal club, the Paramartyr Kingz FC has won their opening match of the Vanuatu Futsal Shefa tournament defeating Solomon’s second futsal club in the competition Auki Eels FC on Saturday. The opening goal came from Charlie Kalola six minutes from kick off with the second…