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Rashneel Kumar
Monday, May 26, 2014


Fiji Open

THE 44th FIJI GOLF OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP will be played at Fiji Golf Club from 29th May to 1st June over 72 holes. Entry for the event closes on Tuesday 27th May, All unpaid entries after the closure will incur a late payment fee of $20.00, contact Amitesh Chandra on 9923191 or email to


The 2014 Natadola Bay Golf Classic will be played on Thursday 5th June at Natadola Bay Golf Course. The event is sponsored by Gecko's Trucking, Sigatoka Motor Spare Parts and Coastal Rental. Entry for Professionals is $80, Amateurs is $155 and for Members of Natadola is $70. Professionals play for $5000 in prize money. Contact pro Shop on 6733500 or email



THE 5-a-side tournament which was cancelled last weekend of water disruptions will start at the Neta's Park at the South Seas Club this evening. Entry fees: $75. Contact: Faiaaz Ali 9973363.


Business House

THE Fiji Sports Council Business House hockey competition will be held at the National Hockey Centre from May 30. First 16 teams to register with registration fees of $250 by today will be considered for the competition. The by-laws of the competition will be noted on the registration form. Contact 3312177 or 9928514 or email


Kadavu (Lautoka)

TRAINING for the Kadavu (Lautoka) will be held at Lautoka Ahmadiyya Primary School ground from 5pm daily. Interested players to contact Jiu on 8411526, 7285318.


A KNOCKOUT tournament will be held at the Koroivolu Park on June 14 and teams that are interested in joining NNA to contact the co-ordinator Poasa Katonivere on 7816844/9239966 or Mrs Matalulu on 9217802/7679832. Registration for the knockout is $200 per team and $100 for men's team.


THE following players are to take part in the trials at Vatureba Park on Saturday to select the Navosa team for the National Championship on August in Lautoka. Alevani Leano, Titilia Buloubu, Liviana Qalotabu, Luisa Nabewa, Miliana Vosailagi, Mereula Narimo, Kalesi Durua, Unaisi Qivi, Mereani Gaca, Temalesi Ofa, Jiulia Narua, Kiti Lice, Meresimani Finau, Mereani Bogilima, Filomena Tawarai, Ana Kurunawai, Paulina Serabua, Alisi, Molly, Torika, Lavenia, Siteri, Bau, Mereoni, Vasiti, Elenoa Vatureba, Mereani Tui, Adi Vulori, Litia Tinuve, Seruwaia, Alivani Leano, Miriama Bau, Nanise Bulou, Seruwaia Makutu, Alisi, Torika Vaka, Kahatoka, Kelera Nasita, Alisimere Lewayava, Amelia Marica, Joana Tuvou, Joana Wainiqolo, Anisiveta Adibuli, Vasemaca Naqali, Tavenisa Namata, Mariana Havoto, Verenaisi Batina, Kasanita Rurunacagi, Mere Tuvou, Miliana Lotawa, Adi Alesi, Mirianna Vita, Esili Divuki, Mereani Biusese, Sulueti Senitirau, Senimeli Lomani, Luisa Mareta, Karalaini Wati, Salaseini Videi, Alena Lili, Sulueti Tinarau. All players to come in with proper sports gear and water bottles.

Round 1 of Navosa netball club games on Saturday at 11am Nasaunivalu-Parkers, 11.20 Waikatakata-Nasivikoso Saints, 11.40 Water Lilly-Service, 12pm Saunokonoko-Parkers 12.20 Nasanivalu-Service (Men), 12.40 Nasunivalu-Namataku (under-15), 1 Tuwalu-Saunokonoko.

Wairiki (Bua)

THE Wairiki Logging Ltd-sponsored tournament will be held at Wairiki Village ground in Bua on June 27. All interested teams are to contact 9721713 or 8381176 or 9216840 or 7548091 for more details. The first 8 teams to pay their $80 registration fee will be allowed to participate.



Clubs wishing to join the Serua Rugby Union are most welcome. The club competition starts on May 31 at the Ratu Latianara College in Korovisilou. Contact Aporosa Boseiwaqa on 9694697 or Master Sireli on 9060854 or Ratu Mara Latianara on 9620624 or Waisiki 8455374 or Kelevi on 9750426.

Wairiki 7s

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. 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 20-21. 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. 15 teams will be 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.


Delai Kadavu (Kinoya)

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

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