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Rashneel Kumar
Tuesday, May 06, 2014



THE Raiwaqa Basketball Association will have an under-19 tournament from May 10 to 31 and all interested teams are to contact Saula Koroi on 9097892 or Peniasi Kainamoli on 9991811.



THE following Business House FUTSAL games will be played today at the FMF Gymnasium from 5.30pm: Dulux Paint-KPMG, Fire Authority-Motibhai Sprints, Cope Construction-FEA, Housing Authority-Digicel II, Poly Products-EFS, Courts Fiji Ltd-William & Gosling, Dulux Paint-Khans Investment, Southern Forest-FEA, Digicel II-LTA, Digicel I-EFS, Fiji TV-Khans Investment, Southern Forest-Carpenters



THE Srixon Cleveland Classic will be played at Nadi Airport Golf Club from May 10-11 over 36 holes. Entries close on May 8. Entry fee is $60 and includes lunch on Sunday and cocktail during prize giving. Contact: Amitesh Chandra 9923191.


THE DHL Global Forwarding Seniors Golf Day will be played at Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course on May 25 over 18 holes. The event will be played in two categories: 55 years and over and 54 years and under and is open to all. Entry fees: $95, includes BBQ lunch. Contact: Amitesh Chandra 9923191 or email

Fiji Open

THE 44th Fiji Open Championship will be played at Fiji Golf Club from May 29-June 1over 72 holes. Entry for the event is open. Contact Amitesh Chandra 9923191 or email to


Kai Colo

THE Kai Colo netball tournament will be held at Draiba Village grounds from 8am on Wednesday and Thursday. All teams are requested to assemble by 9am for official opening by president Judy Kumar. Registration is $50 for women and $20 for open men. Contact Bola on 8697731 or Judy on 9949410 or Siteri on 6502123. Mid Valley, Upper Valley and Colo-West teams are welcome to join Navosa Netball's 2014 Season. Best dressed team, best player, best disciplined team shields will be given out and winner and runner-up win cash. The Baravi Zone knockout will be held at Naboutini grounds on May 17th. All clubs are to bring a plate. The following umpires are to meet at True Blue Hotel tomorrow by 5pm: Solo (Tepola), Poleta (Lautoka), Judy Kumar, Meuni Nabola (Navosa), Domonico (Suva) and are to contact Judy on 9949410 for confirmation.

New Vision Bure

A NETBALL tournament will be held at the Wainibuka School grounds on May 8 and 9. Only the first 12 teams to pay $70 entry fee will be accommodated. Winner gets $300 and runner-up will get $150. Contact Viri on 9513657.


Indo-Fijian 7s

THE Fiji Indo Rugby Union (FIRU) 7s tournament will be held on May 24 in Lautoka. All interested Fiji Indo rugby cubs wishing to participate are invited to register. Entry fee is $100 and total prizemoney is $800. Contact FIRU organisers Alvin Nair (East) on 9270071 and Aaron Phillip (West) on 9994227 for further information. FIRU is requesting Fiji Indo rugby clubs to pay their affiliation fees for the 2014 season. Club affiliation is $25. New clubs are invited to join.

New Vision Bure 7s

THE tournament will be held at Wainibuka Secondary School ground on May 8 and 9. Fee is $200 and only 24 teams will be accommodated. The main prize is $1700 and runner-up gets $800. Prizes also for plate and bowl winners. Contact 9000279 or 9513657 for more information.


THE Wairiki Logging Limited 7s tournament will be held on June 27 and 28 at the Wairiki (Bua) village grounds. Entry fee is $200 and prizemoney is $2000. Prizes also for plate and bowl winners. There will also be a competition for netball, volleyball and U18 rugby. Contact 9721713 or 8381176 or 8460004 or 9216840.

Vanuakula 7s

THE Bula FM Vanuakula 7s tournament will be held on June 20 and 21. 32 teams will be accommodated. Entry fee is $300. Winner gets $3000 and runner-up gets $1500. Prizes will also be given out to plate and bowl winners. 12 teams will be accommodated in the U19 competition. Entry fee is $110 and main prize is $500. Prizes will also be given out to plate and bowl winners. 15 teams will accommodated for the netball competition. Entry fee is $100 and winner gets $700. Contact Leone Sorovakarua Turagakacivi on 7232069, or Marino Nawa on 9182122 or Timoci Turagakacivi on 7884319 or Lusiana Turagakacivi on 9507817.

Yamacia 7s

THE Yamacia 7s tournament will be held at Vatureba Park on May 7 and 8. Entry fee is $350 and total prizemoney is $10,000. Cup winner will walk away with $5000. Contact 8023746 or email


Lautoka Crushers

THE Islands Electric Lautoka Crushers Rugby League club will be conducting a three-day coaching clinic for the under-6 to the under-12 grades beginning from 10am-3pm at the FNU grounds in Natabua on May 7. The program contents include introduction to rugby league- classroom, code of conduct- classroom, practical/basics- field, talk on self-development, mini game, presentation of awards/gifts. Registration is limited to only 30 kids on a first come first serve basis and it's absolutely free. Please contact Mesake Navugona on 8405032 for information


South Seas

THE Downtown Restaurant sponsored doubles tournament will be played at the South Seas Club in Lautoka on May 18. Entry fees: $10, includes lunch. Contact: Ajesh Chand (sports chairman) 9382756



THE University of the South Pacific Touch Rugby Association will be running a clinic and competition for schoolchildren between the ages of 10-16 this Friday at USP from 12noon. Contact Tevita on 9982198 or for more information.


Delai Kadavu (Kinoya)

THE NewWorld Delai Kadavu tournament will be held at Sale's Court in Savai Place, Kinoya, on the June 14. The first 16 men's team that pay their registration fees of $90 will be allowed to participate. For more information contact Jim on 9259744 or 7236801.


THE Marist volleyball tournament will be held on June 27 and 28 in Suva. Registration fee is $450 for men's and $300 for women's. Registration closes on June 14. Registrations can be deposited in Westpac account, under Fiji Marist Volleyball Club account-number: 9802751694. Contact and club details must be clear on deposit narrations. Call 7165013 or 7012800 or 9753170 for details.

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