Makira Ulawa U14 eyes titles

FORMER U14 Iumi Plei Champions, Makira Ulawa U14 boys and girls U14 teams are eyeing to win this year’s Solomon Power Iumi Plei U14 Championship title. Makira Ulawa Football Association (MUFA) Yoth Development Officer and Iumi Plei Coordinator, Dickson Wa’o said both the girls and boys U14 teams are eyeing to win the respective titles…

Kurukuru squad for Thailand announced

THE final Solomon Islands travelling national Futsal squad for the Continental Futsal Challenge in Thailand has been announced by the Kurukuru Head Coach, Damon Shaw yesterday. The Kurukuru team comprises of a 14-man squad selected from the recently held trials. “Coach Shaw released a strong 14-man squad for the Continental Futsal Challenge 2023 in Thailand,”…

Va’a final selection done

THE Solomon Islands Outrigger & Canoe Federation has successfully completed the final selection trials for Va’a marathon on Saturday. The final Va’a marathon trials were held starting from the Kokonut Café to DC Park. “A total of ‘4 V6 canoes and 3 V1 canoes’ took off from Kokonut Café at 8:30am, and the last canoe…

Female sports journalists from Indo-Pacific and First Nations communities to shine at FIFA Women’s World Cup

A group of Indo-Pacific and First Nations women will take centre stage as trainee commentators and mobile journalists at the upcoming FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC), under the support and mentorship of the ABC. In collaboration with FIFA WWC, Oceania Football Confederation and the Australian Government Office for Sport, the ABC is delivering two comprehensive…

Successful Launch of Games Ticketing and Sponsorship Program

This week, the Games Organizing Committee (GOC) successfully launch the ticketing and sponsorship program for the upcoming Pacific Games. The launch serves as a testament to the GOC’s meticulous preparations for this year’s biggest sporting event. During the ceremony, the main ticketing sponsor, Ricoh Solomon Islands Limited, was officially introduced as the SOl2023 Games’ ticketing…

Good news for medal winners

ATHLETES from Team Solomon who have won medals in the Pacific Mini Games in Saipan, Northern Marianas last year has received good news that they will soon be paid for their achievements. The Deputy Secretary Technical in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Walter Diamana has confirmed that payment for these athletes is pending and will…

Orobulu strikes again

Extends Golden boot tally SOUTHERN United FC’s forward, John Orobulu is back with another exceptional performance for his club to kick off round two of the Telekom S-league (TSL) season. Orobulu scored a brace to help Southern United come from behind to beat Marist FC 2-1 at Lawson Tama in the opening match of the…

Athletes raised concern

Threatens to boycott Pacific Games SOLOMON Islands female weightlifter, Jenly Wini has lashed out at responsible authorities over the delay of payments for athletes who won medals in the recent Mini Pacific Games in the Northern Marianas. Wini revealed about 20 medals was won by Team Solomon at the 2022 Mini Pacific Games, but have…

SIFF announces further project for Aligegeo

THE Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) has announced a new project for Aligegeo following the successful completion of the Aligegeo Sports Facility refurbishment project.  Speaking at the official opening and handing over of the refurbished facility on Thursday, SIFF President Donald Marahare announced that the next project for Aligegeo is redoing of the sports field…