Fiji Time: 9:25 PM on Wednesday 20 September

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Thumbs up for cricket

Maciu Malo
Wednesday, April 02, 2014

THE Ra Provincial administrator, Kelepi Kubunameca, and Ra paramount chief, the Tu Na Viti Levu Ratu Meli Bolobolo are backing an idea to introduce cricket to the youths of Ra.

The idea was presented to them this week by former national rep Reverand Seremaia Misikivosa, who is also a board member for Fiji Cricket Association. Kubunameca said the sport had been offered as an option besides rugby, soccer and other sports played by youths in the province.

"We are now preparing for a launch early next month when Fiji Cricket is expected to run a clinic here in Rakiraki," he said.

"This has the backing of the vanua and the provincial council, not everyone can play rugby or soccer, so cricket can be an option for our youths."

Kubunameca said with the Fiji Cricket backing, who knows what the future may hold.








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 0.61780.5988
JPY 56.632153.6321
GBP 0.37020.3622
EUR 0.41860.4066
NZD 0.69290.6599
AUD 0.63040.6054
USD 0.50390.4869

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 22nd, August, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Mysteries of the floating island
  2. Pay rise deal
  3. Union demand ridiculous, says Sayed-Khaiyum
  4. Body find at Vesida
  5. Eels approach Namosi flyer
  6. On top of his game
  7. Villagers give up $300k forest for relocation
  8. Farmers warned on grants
  9. Japan vows to help Fiji
  10. Acting PM discusses reforms

Top Stories this Week

  1. Tragic deaths Thursday (14 Sep)
  2. $16k dream holiday Monday (18 Sep)
  3. The fee to kill Tuesday (19 Sep)
  4. Boy, 16, attacks Jesus Thursday (14 Sep)
  5. Coffee shop with a class Friday (15 Sep)
  6. Teens hurt in brawl Saturday (16 Sep)
  7. Nawai's prophecy Friday (15 Sep)
  8. NFP leader under fire Friday (15 Sep)
  9. Head teacher in court for sexual assault Monday (18 Sep)
  10. Man freed from prison Tuesday (19 Sep)