SIRUF ELECTION A SHAME

The Solomon Islands Rugby Union Federation (SIRUF) secretary general, Don Angikimua has described the recent election for new office bearers as a shame and unconstitutional. It was reported that there has been some disagreement amongst sides who took part in the election. As a result some participants walked out of the meeting and were unable…

Warriors back in form

The Telekom S-league defending champions, Solomon Warriors FC yesterday proved they are back in form following a draw with KOSSA by thrashing Real Kakamora FC 5-0 to maintain their top position of the competition with 27 points. Gagame Feni scored a double while team mates, Micah Lea’alafa, Dennis Ifunaoa and Jerry Donga shared a goal…

Small Malaita mini-games meeting

The Small Malaita Mini Games Council is organising a meeting for all sport clubs in small Malaita who participated in the recent 2013 Small Malaita Mini Games.   A statement from the president of the Small Malaita Mini Games council yesterday said all team managers or officials are invited to attend a meeting this meeting…

Chung Wah boost with chess equipment

Chung Wah primary school this week received new chess equipment. A total of five chess sets, five chess clocks and one demo board were donated to the School chess club to assist in its development plans and programs for 2014 chess in schools. The equipment was donated by the visiting federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE)…

Call for world Cup duty

A top local female soccer referee has been called upon on international duty to officiate at the upcoming FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014. Nagarita Jimmy is amongst two others in the Oceania Confederation which have been selected for this FIFA sanctioned tournament, according to a statement by Oceania Confederation yesterday. New Zealand…

KOSSA WINS IN EXTRA TIME

An extra time goal by Hudson Felani saved Kossa with a 4-3 victory against X-Beam during the second round of the Telekom S-League at Lawson Tama yesterday. Felani found the winning goal during the four minute extra time with a direct shot into the goal from a brave set piece by Harrison Mala from the…

Meet to organize netball for primary

A meeting to organize a netball competition for primary schools in Honiara will be held today. Honiara netball association (HNA) which is staging the primary schools competition is organizing the meeting at the Multipurpose Hall. HNA will be hosting a primary schools netball tournament in April 2014 during the schools’ term 1 break. All interested…

Triangle peace tournament ends successfully

Youths around Western part of Solomon Islands last week wrapped up a successful one week sports tournament held at Loemuni village in North West Choiseul. The tournament was supported by the ministry of national unity, reconciliation and peace through Choiseul provincial peace desk office. Speaking to Star Sports deputy director of peace office in Choiseul…