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Rashneel Kumar
Friday, February 07, 2014


Final trials

THE Athletics Fiji competition and final trials for Youth Olympic Games squad will be held tomorrow at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Program: 9am 3000m - U18, U20, Open, Masters; 9.30 50m - U6, U8, U10, U12; 60m - Masters; Long Jump - U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters; 9.45 100m - U14, U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters; 10.15 400m - U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters; Discus - U18, U20, Open, Masters; 10.45 800m - U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters; Triple Jump - U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters; 11am 200m - U14, U16, U18, U20, Open, Master; 11.30 - 4x100m relays - U14, U16, U18, U20, Open, Masters.



THE Pacific Energy Lautoka Basketball League club competition will be played at the multipurpose courts today. Duty team: Cougars. 5.30pm: Veterans-West Saints, Blazers-Namoli; 6.15pm: Trojans-Blue Devils, Shine On-Nabekavu; 7pm Namoli-Tribal, Blazers-Tribal; 7.45pm Veterans-Cougars, Trojans-Blazers 2. Court fees: $1.50 per player.


THE Raiwaqa Basketball Super League tournament round 2 games will be held tomorrow at Ed's Court.

9am - 10.45am: U10 & U15 Boys & Girls Games, 11 (W) Iconic Redz-Chosen, 12pm (M) Mighty Mights-MacPacers, 1 (M) Boston White-Bryce,

2 (W) Lady Birds-Westy Stripes 91, 3 (W) Dynamic Redz-Mystics, 4 (M) Mystics-Raiwaqa Masters, 5 (W) Sparks-Golden Bati, 6 (M) Boston Red-Warriors,

Duty & Bye Team this week - (M) Westy Stripes 91



THE Suva Cricket Association club competition will be held tomorrow. Albert Park 1 - 8am Westpac Sarafui-Moce I, Nasaqalau-Oneata (AP2); 11am Army-Komo (AP1), Moce 2-Covenant Brothers (AP2); 2pm Yadrana-BSP Titans (AP1), Police-SGSOS (AP2)


Women's 7-a-side tournament

THE men's and women's 7-a-side soccer competition will be held tomorrow and Sunday at the Saraswati Primary School ground, Manoca Nausori. For registrations and enquiries contact 7082059 or 9717991. The women's competition will be played on Saturday and men's competition on Sunday. First 10 women teams will be accommodated in two pools of five teams. First 20 men's team will be accommodated into four pools of five teams. For registrations and enquiries contact 7082059 or 9717991.

Business house

11-A-SIDE Southern businesshouse soccer competition begins tomorrow. Entry fee is $200. Only first 12 teams will be considered. Strictly for business houses. Contact 9846672.


A THREE-DAY Futsal competition will start at the South Seas Club ground in Lautoka from today. Lucrative prizemoney at stake. A meeting for interested teams will be held at the South Seas Club swimming pool area tomorrow starting at 5.30pm. Contact: Faiaz Ali 9973363.

National Football League

THE Fiji Sun — Skipper Tuna National Football League 2014 — Round 4 games will be held this weekend.

Tomorrow (Prince Charles Park, Nadi) 4pm Navua-Nadi; Sunday (Lawaqa Park, Sigatoka) 1.30pm Nadroga Youth-Ba Youth, 3.30pm Nadroga-Ba ; Churchill Park, Lautoka - 1pm Lautoka-Suva .

Tailevu Naitasiri

THE Tailevu Naitasiri Football Association is calling for current players and those interested to represent the team for 2013-2014 season to attend the trials at Ratu Cakobau Park ground two on Sunday at 1pm. Interested players from other districts who want to play for the team are welcome to attend the trials. Players interested can contact coach Tagi Vonolagi on 9694417.



THE General Machinery-sponsored 2013 season closing event will be played at the Ba Golf Club on Sunday. Tee off: 10.30am. Starters: Sunil Sharma, Ravinesh Chand. Entry fees: $10. Members of other clubs are invited. A social will be held after the tournament.


THE Lautoka Golf Club will host the Superb Advertising and Signage Limited12 holes stroke event tomorrow. Tee-off - 1pm-1.30pm. Starters - Suren Pillay/Gaffar Ali. Cards - Charlie Bhaskaran/Anothony John. Match - Umen Reddy/Vijay Ram. Prize Presentation - Richard Shafique. 2014 Subs of $150 now due. Contact Gaffar Ali on 9789235.



TO all Fiji netball umpires in Suva, Nausori, Nasinu, Tailevu, Naitasiri, Vatukoula, Ra, Ba, Lautoka, Nadi, Sigatoka, Serua, Navua, Namosi and outer islands — because of the unfavourable weather conditions we are currently facing, it is unfortunate that the Fiji Netball Umpires meeting has been postponed to Saturday, February 22 (10am to 12noon) at FASANOC. All Fiji Netball umpires are requested to attend this meeting and you are requested to call the Umpires secretary on 7030143 or the co-ordinator on 9344826 for more information.


Drua Hakwa Kuata 7s

THE Drua Hakwa Kuata 7s tournament or Maleli Kunavore Memorial 7s tournament will be held tomorrow in Lawaqa Park Ground 1, Sigatoka. Invitation to 24 teams. Entry Fee: $300.00. Cup winner $3000. Runner up $1000. Prizes for other categories. Registration closes this Wednesday February 5. Please contact Sitiveni Nakurua 7015186 or Nasoni Henivuga 9310565 for more details.

Hakwa 10s

THE Hakwa 10s series will be a two-tournament series with the first on February 14 and the second on February 21. Tournament 1 registration fee is $200 for the first 32 teams that register by 4pm on February 10. Cup winner gets $2500. Prizes and points will also be given for plate and bowl competition. Tournament 2 registration fee is $200 for the first 32 teams that register by 4pm February 17. Cup winner gets $2500. Prizes and points will also be given for plate and bowl competitions. All clubs are welcome to participate. Teams that participate in both tournaments have a chance to accumulate points and win the Hakwa 10s Series 2014 and $1000. Contact Tiko Matawalu on 6520833 or 7611374. Email or

Naitasiri North Bulls

THE games will be held at Naluwai ground one starts at 9am.

Wairoro-Vunimoli, Seniyasi-Qio ni Maravu, Rogoikuru-Vuniqele, Matailobau-Barbarian, Tovolea-Lovia. Cup challenge will be between Rara-Senikau. For further enquires contact John Kaisuva on 8041616 or Lenaitasi Raidre on 9823801.

Naitasiri Samabula zone

ALL interested clubs wishing to participate in the 2014 Naitasiri Rugby Union Samabula club games can contact Madigi 8705252 or Soloveni Koroi 9258848 for registration.

Bure Unity 7s

THE Bure Unity 7s tournament will be held tomorrow at Gatward Park in Korovou. First 24 teams that pay entry fees of $200 by today will be accommodated. Winner gets $2000. Runner-up $800. Prizes will also be given to plate and bowl winners. Contact Wame on 9000279 or 3543664 or 9369559.


PLEASE be advised that the new date set for the SGM is tomorrow at Nadi's Tanoa International Hotel. The agenda items remain the same with registration starting from 9am-9.30am.


INTERESTED players from Drauniivi to Natunuku who wants to join Tavua rugby team for this year, training begins on Monday, February 10 at Garvey Park from 4pm to 6pm. Contact Master Cabe on 9752990. Senior team - Lemeki Racule (TOB), Iveri Momo (Brothers), Vueti (TOB), Grahm Amoe, Marika Tabutaci, Apisai Take, Kuwe, Semisi Vauvau, Samu Navoce, Saimoni Tui, Alifereti Kamikamica, Ifereimi Duvaga, Jonetani Savuti, Nacanieli Nabaro, Kini Namoumou, Tabua, Irinale Tadulala, Sowani, Aminiasi Toutou (Vanuakula),Waisake Gaugau, Semi Bale, Master Kali, Rusiate Matai, Jo Ovuso (Vanuakula), Simeli Tabusiga (Vanuakula), Asesela (Vanuakula), Semi(Nabuna), Natoga Burotu (Senibiau), Marika Vunisa (Senibiau), Sitiveni Natau (Sharks), Tora (U20), Gaby (U20), Sekove (U20), Maikeli (Sorokoba), Peceli (Naseyani), Orisi (U20).



TO anyone or any organisation that is willing to assist in forming Nadi Touch Rugby Association, please contact Trevor Cleary 8390199 or e-mail



KINOYA Volleyball Mini Tournament for registered clubs only will be held this Sunday at Sale court. Teams are to play in their tournament fees of $30 before the commencement of the game at 9am. All teams wishing to participate will need to be at the court by 8:30am. Teams arriving after 9am will not be allowed to take part in the tournament as they will cause delays. Tournament rules will be strictly observed.


THE Raiwai Volleyball Association weekly competition continues tomorrow at Nairai Top ground. Games begin at 8am with all age-group (U15, U17, U19). We will have another round of knock-out this Saturday. If it rains games will be moved to the Raiwai Youth Centre. RVA Soli night today at McFarlane Hall beginning at 8pm. For more information please contact, Jona Nayacatini on 9730 319 or Mitieli Waqa on 996 1717 or Marika Korobiau 863 8309. 9am Rebels-Brothers, Rebels Masters-Kapadia; 9:30 Eagles 1-Spirit 2, Red Beard-Blazers; 10 Dawalu-Raiwai Masters, Spirit 1-Eagles 2; 10:30 Red Beard-Eagles 2, Eagles 1-Raiwai Masters; 11 Spirit 1-Kapadia,Dawalu-Brothers; 11:30 Rebels Masters-Blazers, Rebels-Spirit 2; 12pm Raiwai Masters-Spirit 2, Eagles 2-Blazers; 12:30 Rebels-Dawalu, Rebels Masters-Spirit 1; 1 Eagles 1-Brothers, Red Beard-Kapadia; Womens - 1:30pm Eagles-Dawalu, 2 Eagles-Spirit, 2:30 Dawalu-Spirit, Dawalu-Eagles, Eagles-Spirit, Dawalu-Spirit


THE Raiwaqa Volleyball Inter-lane knockout tomorrow. Registration fee is $25, winner take all. Only to affiliated clubs. Teams are to be at the court at 9am. Teams coming after 11am will not be entertain. Uniform fee is $5 day.


THE FBC Suva Volleyball Association round three games will be held tomorrow at LICI Multi-Purpose Court from 9am.

Court 1

9am Saints-Toba, Cakau-Drifters, 1st Premier Challenge Islanders-G2, 1st Super Premier Challenge Marist-Saints, 2nd Premier Challenge Winner 1st Challenge-Sharks, 2nd Super Premier Challenge Winner 1st Challenge-Frontliners, 3rd Premier Challenge Winner 2nd Challenge-Qauia, 3rd Super Premier Challenge Winner 2nd Challenge-Small Brothers, Toba-Qauia; Court 2 - 9am Qauia-Sharks, Frontliners-Small Brothers, Toba-Celtics, Cakau-Frontliners, Linos-Qauia, Drifters-Celtics, Sharks-G2, Celtics-Saints, Mighty Heights-Sharks; Court 3 - 9am G2-Jammers, Lions-Mighty Heights, Jammers-Qauia, Women: Sharks-Delta, Reef-Police Wives, Stallions-Qauia, Sharks-Police Wives, Challenge Match Delta-Highlanders

Duty Team - G2


TO all former and current players of the Eagles volleyball club — there will be an urgent meeting at the Eagles Court in Nairai, Raiwai today at 7pm. For more details on the meeting please contact President Sovita Baleinabula on 9428148.


TRAINING will be held at Fire Station and Waicoba Grounds daily 4pm-6pm. Players are to attend training or will be not included in the squad.

Western Rally

THE Western Rally will be held tomorrow at Lautoka's Multipurpose court starting at 10am.


Court I - Topline II-Ba I, Nadi Blues-Kenani II, Topline I-GM Lautoka I, Topline II-Nadroga I, Nadi Blues-Nadroga II, Topline I-Lautoka II,

Nadroga I-Ba I, Nadroga II-Kenani II, GM Lautoka I-Lautoka II; Court 3 - Kenani I-Lautoka II, Nadi Green-Nadroga I, Ba II-Nadroga II, Nadi Green-Ba I,

Kenani I-GM Lautoka I, Ba II-Kenani II, Kenani I-Topline I, Topline II-Nadi Green, Nadi Blues-Ba II


Court Two - Nadi Green-Ba I, Kenani I-Lautoka III, Nadi White-Nadroga I, Nadi Blues-Kenani II, Kenani I-Lautoka II, Lautoka III-Lautoka II, Ba II-Kenani II

Court 4 - Nadi White-Nadi Green, Nadi Blues-Ba II, Lautoka III-GM Lautoka I, Nadi White-Ba I, Nadi Green-Nadroga I, Kenani I-GM Lautoka I, Nadroga I-Ba I,

GM Lautoka I-Lautoka II

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