United set for first friendly

FC Isabel United will play their first friendly match of their Vanuatu tour today. United will take on Tupuji Imere today and will play their second friendly match against Galaxy FC on Saturday February 8th at Port Vila Municipal. FC Isabel United arrived in Port Vila on Monday ahead of their two friendly matches. Twenty…

FC Isabel Vanuatu bound

FC Isabel United left the country for Vanuatu to play two friendly matches in Port Vila. Reports reaching Star Sports confirmed a total of 23 players and two officials traveled to Vanuatu on Monday. Earlier the club’s assistant coach told Star Sports they were very honored as one of the new football club in the Telekom…

Tutu in top form

DESPITE losing their top goal keeper before the Telekom S-league (TSL) season came to an end, Henderson Eels FC remains confident they have a replacement that could man their gates for the upcoming OFC Champions league. Eels will depend on Desmond Tutu with the support of goalkeeper coach and player Zantus Siosi to man their…

Wini confident 

Weightlifting queen aims to score points for Olympics By CARLOS ARUAFU Solomon Islands Weightlifting queen Jenly Wini Tegu remains confident she can score points to qualify for the Olympic Games despite just coming off her injury. Wini competed in the recent 2020 World Cup in Rome, Italy where she lifted 75KG in the snatch before…

Football fans questioned duo’s decision

FOOTBALL fans and supporters have questioned the decision by Raphael Lea’i and Leon Kofana to turn down another year of scholarship with Scots College in New Zealand. Both players were scheduled to leave for New Zealand on Tuesday however after much thought they decided to remain with Henderson Eels FC for the upcoming OFC Champions…

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Wini finished third in World Cup By CARLOS ARUAFU SOLOMON Island weightlifting queen Jenly Wini Tegu finished third in the 2020 World Cup in the Women’s 59KG B competition in Rome, Italy. According to reports Ms Wini lifted 75KG in the snatch before lifting a massive 102KG in the clean & jerk for a third…

Hockey players called to meet

VICE president of the Solomon Islands Hockey Federation (SIHF) Jack Donga is calling on all U-21 hockey players both boys and girls to attend an important meeting set for this Wednesday. Donga told Star Sports it is very important for all hockey players to attend the meeting on Wednesday this week at the old Telekom…

HRUA eye changes to 2020 league

THE Honiara Rugby Union Association (HRUA) will make some changes to the organizing of its competition starting with the 2020 HRUA league competition. This was confirmed by the HRUA president, Brian Taupiri, Monday. The decision was made by the HRUA Executive with the aim of raising the standard or organizing at the same time raise…

LE’AI, KOFANA NZ BOUND

Eels duo to return to Scots College SOLOMON Islands youth internationals Raphael Le’ai and Leon Kofana will be returning to attend Scots College this year and part of Wellington Phoenix ongoing development in Wellington, New Zealand. Director of football at Scots College, Stuart Jacobs assured the boys the school and Phoenix will continue to assist…