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Suva Dominates

Suva Dominates

The Suva Blues have won all their games and dominated all grades in the Rewa Galaxy Kaji Rugby competition yesterday. JUSTINE MANNAN SUVA The capital sides remained unbeaten after Day Two and look set to claim the most number of titles this year. Suva, which won four grades last year, are gunning for all six [...]

Gau: more than rugby

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Gau: more than rugby

Teachers, parents fund-raise together to buy boots, jerseys and send teams to Suva city tournament JUSTINE MANNAN SUVA When it comes to grassroots rugby, it is not just a sport anymore, but a way to make a better life. This stands true for the people of Gau – the home of some of Fiji’s finest [...]

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Fiji U18 7s wins bronze Nanjing

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The Fiji Under-18 7s team yesterday won the bronze medal in the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing China yesterday. ANASILINI RATUVA suva The Fiji Under-18 7s team yesterday won the bronze medal in the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China, yesterday. Fiji defeated Kenya in their second meeting 12-0 to win bronze while France won [...]

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Nadi netters lament loss to Cakaudrove

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Nadi netters lament loss to Cakaudrove

ROSI DOVIVERATA LABASA Packed with five Fiji representatives for the Pasifika Netball Tournament in Auckland in October, the Nadi side was sure to take out the Under 13 title in Subrail Park, Labasa yesterday. The win over Suva in the semi-final 9 – 5 boosted their morale. But a determined Cakaudrove side deterred the jetsetters [...]

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Girls join West rugby

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Girls join West rugby

SHEIK DEAN NADI The Western Primary Schools Rugby Association has introduced girls into the sport through tag rugby during the Crest Western Primary Schools Rugby Festival currently being played at Prince Charles Park in Nadi. Primary schools like Saint Thomas, Sabeto, Vitogo and Vuda are the four to field Under-14 girls teams in the festival. [...]

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Suva Wary of ‘Tough’ Nadroga

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Suva Wary of ‘Tough’ Nadroga

JUSTINE MANNAN SUVA All Freights Logistics Suva will be on their guard against Nadroga as they meet in the first round of matches in the INNK Mobile Battle of the Giants on Friday in Ba. Suva head coach Gurjit Singh said Nadroga would be their hardest opponents Nadroga beat Suva 2-1 in the Fiji Sun/Skipper [...]

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Nadi wants B.O.G title

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The Shop N Save Nadi side is working hard to win the 2014 Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants tournament. SHEIK DEAN NADI But the side has to beat their pool opponents Rewa, Labasa and defending champions Ba to clinch the title. Nadi team manager Kamlesh Sami says it will not be easy after they [...]

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Fiji Table Tennis on the move

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ANASILINI RATUVA suva The Fiji Table Tennis Association started the Oceania Sports Education Programme in conjunction with Olympic Solidarity Level One Table Tennis coaching course at Laucala Bay Secondary School this week. Participants travelling from Rabi and sports teachers from the West including Sigatoka Special school, Nadi Special and Tavua District are attending the course. [...]

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Big Netball Help

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Big Netball Help

JUSTINE MANNAN suva Fijian companies Digicel Fiji and Punjas and Sons Limited teamed up yesterday to sponsor the National Netball Championships starting this weekend. The companies will contribute $10,000 in cash and kind, totalling the sponsorship to $20,000 to help Fiji Netball run the tournament. Netball Fiji president Wainikiti Bogidrau said the sponsorship meant a [...]

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Colo West back after 3 years

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SHEIK DEAN NADI Colo West made an impressive start in the Telecom B Division competition at Garvey Park in Tavua on Tuesday. The side featured after a lapse of three years and defeated Colo North 20-5. However, Colo North players fought hard until the final whistle. They were rewarded with their lone try in the [...]

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