Toata provides technical help for Warriors 

The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) Technical Director Moses Toata’s expertise will be an added bonus for champions Solomon Warriors in their campaign at this year’s OFC Champions League Group C in Noumea, New Caledonia. Toata was requested by Solomon Warriors after compatriot Henry Fa’arodo decided to step down from his coaching role with the…

LAD EYES TOP SPOT

OUR lone para taekwondo athlete Solomon Jagiri will be heading to Australia today to compete for a spot at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. His coach, John Alick who will be accompanying Jagiri today confirmed this to Star Sports last night. “Jagiri will be attending the Oceania qualifiers for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games set to…

Tennis star to Morocco 

SOLOMON Islands young female tennis player is part of the Oceania team that will participate in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) championship in Morocco. She is 15-year-old Zorika Morgan, one of Solomon Islands’ young tennis players studying and playing tennis at the Pacific Tennis Institute in Fiji. Morika has a ranking in Oceania and following…

Ragomo meets PM

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare was delighted to host National Futsal Star and team captain Elliot Ragomo at his office on Monday morning. Ragomo made a courtesy visit to the Office of the Prime Minister to meet and hold talks with Prime Minister Sogavare. “It is indeed an honour for me to be given the opportunity to…

Fa’arodo keen to coach squad one day

FORMER Solomon Islands football team captain Henry Fa’arodo Jnr aims to coach the national team one day. The most capped and legendary player who announced his retirement from national duty confirmed in 2017 confirmed this to the local media last Friday. “Being a very motivated person, I am planning towards 2023 and I hope I…

TSL U19 resumes matches

THE U19 Telekom S-league matches have resumed matches over the weekend. Three matches were played to mark the resumption of the youth TSL competition. On Saturday, Solomon Warriors thrashed Isabel United 6-1 to open their Telekom S-League U-19 campaign for this year with a huge win. Dominated by former Solomon Islands U-17 national team players,…

Nawo saves the day 

JOSES Nawo saved Henderson Eels from bowing out in the group stage of the  OFC 2020 Champions League scoring the winning in the final minute of the match against Lautoka FC, Friday.  The Eddie Marahare coached side came from behind to win their final group match against Lautoka FC 3-2 to secure their quarter-final spot.…

Duo set for qualifiers

The Solomon Islands Amateur Boxing Association (SIABA) will send their two national boxers to Jordan to compete in the Oceania Asia Boxing qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. SIABA president Patrick Morris confirmed this to Star Sports, Thursday. “SIABA will send two national boxers to attend and participate in the Oceania Asia boxing qualifying…

‘FIGHT FOR YOUR SPOT’

Call for ideas to improve next TSL By CROFTON UTUKANA PRESIDENT of the Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) William Lai has challenged the local football players in the country to fight for their spots in the national team that will represent the country in 2023 Pacific Games. Lai uttered this during the prize presentation of…

Laua dropped

The Solomon Islands international player Robert Laua missed out in Hekari United final line up for the PNG champions club in the upcoming 2020 OFC Champions League. Hekari United confirmed that Laua missed out in their final squad that will represent the country in the most coveted competition set to kick off this month in…