Fiji Time: 5:28 PM on Tuesday 28 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Krishna rewarded

Maciu Malo
Monday, March 24, 2014

PROLIFIC goal scorer Roy Krishna won the Fiji FA Ambassador of the Year award at the Global Flight Centre Fiji FA awards night in the Tanoa Waterfront Hotel in Lautoka on Saturday night.

The Wellington Phoenix striker has been hailed as Fiji FA's soccer ambassador star for proudly flying the Fiji flag at international level.

Fiji FA president Rajesh Patel said Krishna's achievements spoke volumes of the player's skills, talents and dedication.

"Roy achieved much more than the player of the year and we feel that it is proper to award him the Fiji FA ambassador award," he said.

"Roy is something that Fiji FA has always been proud of.

"His dedication, sacrifice and hard work have enabled him to do well in New Zealand soccer."

Other award winners: Team of the Year: Ba; Coach of the Year: Kamal Swamy - Nadi; Administrator of the Year: Rishi Kumar- Ba (Super Premier); Administrator of the Year: Zahid Hussein - Taveuni (Premier); Referee of the Year: Rakesh Chandra (Lautoka); Footballer of the Year: Beniaminio Mateinaqara - Nadi; Women Footballer of the Year: Adiela Kurukaba - Ba; Popular Footballer of the Year: Rusiate Matarerega - Nadi; Junior Footballer of the Year: Iosefo Verevou - Rewa; Fair Play Award: Munit Krishna - Nadi; Media Award: Irfaan Khan - Fiji TV; President's Award: Paresh Kishore; Special Award - Fiji FA Ambassador of the Year Award: Roy Krishna (Wellington Phoenix)








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64470.6257
JPY 55.835752.8357
GBP 0.39230.3843
EUR 0.46220.4502
NZD 0.68790.6549
AUD 0.64130.6163
USD 0.49190.4749

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 28th February, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Fashion in paradise
  2. Parliament hero honoured
  3. Rabuka to rally support in Aust
  4. 'Unpaid' royalty probe
  5. Thirst for victory
  6. Changes made to sedition charges
  7. Baulevu bridge to close tonight
  8. End of transport woes
  9. No more long walks to school
  10. Usamate meets potential seasonal work employers

Top Stories this Week

  1. School girl, 14, dies Saturday (25 Feb)
  2. 2 dead in 48 hours Wednesday (22 Feb)
  3. $30,000 richer Thursday (23 Feb)
  4. Locally owned health centre begins operation Friday (24 Feb)
  5. The first settlers of Gau Sunday (26 Feb)
  6. Bravery medal for boy, 6 Saturday (25 Feb)
  7. Angry passengers disembark from smoke-filled bus Sunday (26 Feb)
  8. PM: Roads 'one of the worst' Saturday (25 Feb)
  9. 5.1 magnitude earthquake occurs in local region Sunday (26 Feb)
  10. 112 taxi permits in west terminated Saturday (25 Feb)