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Arin Kumar
Tuesday, September 02, 2014


Charity Golf

THE Fiji Ship Owners and Agents Association Charity Golf tournament in aid of Colonial War Memorial Hospital's Fiji Childrens' Overseas Treatment Trust Fund would be held on Friday, September 19 at the Fiji Golf Club. Registration for the stableford event is $20 per person.


Nadroga Mens and Mixed

THE knockout has been postponed to October 4 at 10am at Lawaqa Park Sigatoka. Invitation to all Coral Coast Hotels , Business house and villages are invited to join the Nadroga Mens and Mixed Netball Association 2014 season. Registration fee is $100per team (Open/Mixed). Winner walks away with cash and also runner up will get cash. Teams are to assemble by 10am and Mr Gabriele Qoro will be our chief guest. Umpires Kalesi (Lautoka), Poasa, Keresi (Nadi), Bola, Torika, Litia Vatureba (Navosa). Teams are to be in proper sports uniforms and gears. Registration closes on Wednesday, October 1 and special managers meeting will be held at True Blue Hotel at 3pm. Fees to be paid on time. Contact President Sepesa Lewaniqila on 9775063 or Vice President Jella Botei on 8648981 or Secretary Judy Kumar on 9949410.

Salad Bowl

TRAINING daily at Lawaqa Ground 2 at 4.30pm. Players are reminded to attend finals trials to select one open and two Mixed teams for the opening of Nadroga Mens and Mixed Netball season. Salad Bowl Under 23 players trials on Tuesday and Wednesday from 4pm. Players are reminded to come with the warm up t-shirt for Salad Bowl $5. Open women are to train daily for Veivatuloa 7s and Mokani 7s. Gunu sede will be held on Thursday, September 4 at Grayelen Lodge at 7pm. All executives are to attend the meeting on Thursday. Contact Secretary Alisi Fipe on 6502123 or Tavutu Treasurer on 6501530 True Blue Hotel.


THE Fiji Bitter Veivatuloa Parish Netball tournament will be held at Thomson Park on October 10-11. Registration of $70, for the first 12 teams, winner wins $300. Contact Anei on 9423 406 or Salome on 3460 279 or Sera on 8642 278 for more information.


CMF Labasa 7s

THE CMF Labasa Rugby 7s tournament will be held from October 16 to 18. Only 40 teams will be accommodated. Entry fee is $200 per team. Prizes: Winner: $5000. Runner-up: $2000. Semi-finalists: $600. Plate Winner: $600. Runner-up: $400. Bowl Winner: $400. Runner-up: $200. Best Player: $100. Furthest travelling team: $100. Closing Date: 30th September, 2014. For more information contact Mrs Nanise Lomaloma 9228353 or Mr Esava Takirua (Jacky) 9762919.

Farebrother Trophy Challenge

THE following dates have been set for the 2014 HFC Farebrother Challenge:

6 September - Northland

13 September - Suva

20 September - B Division Champion

27 September - Tailevu

4 October - Namosi

11 October - Vatukoula

18 October - Nadi

Coastal Great 8 7s

All team managers interested in registering their teams to play in the 2014 Coastal Great Eight qualifying tournament are requested to register as soon as possible via e-mail or by calling 929 7337.

Entry Fee is $500 per team and this is the only way you can WIN your way into the 2014 Bayleys Fiji Coral Coast Sevens.

Masada 7s

THE Masada Rugby 7s will be held at the Wairiki village ground in Bua on October 10 and 11.

Rugby - Men's' Adult Team: Registration Fee: $250; Cup Winner - $3000; Runner Up - $1000; Loosing Cup Semi Finalist - $500 each; Plate Winner - $400; Runner Up - $250; Loosing Semi Finalist - $150 each; Bowl Winner - $200; Runner Up - $150; Losing Semi Finalist - $100 each; Under 19 Grade: Registration Fees - $100; Winner - $500; Runner Up -$200; Losing Semi Finalist - $100 each. Also note that a netball tournament would be held at the Wairiki Village Ground, Bua on the same dates. Registration fee is $80; winner gets $400; runner up gets $200; losing semi-finalist gets $100 each. A volleyball tournament would also be held on the same dates at the same venue. Registration fee is $80; winner gets $400; runner up gets $200; losing semi-finalists gets $100 each. For more information, contact Marika Tuvasu on 8497744, Laisenia Vakau on 9344731 or Inoke Tuiwainunu on 9531250. Registration closes October 2 at 4pm.

Mount Saint Mary's 7s

THE Mount Saint Mary's 7s will be played at Prince Charles Park in Nadi from October 24-25. Registration fee is $450 per team and closes on September 22. Deposit to Saint Joseph the Worker Area BSP account number: 9918307. Narration: MT ST MARY. Contact: 926 6278, 7016043.

New Vision 7s

THE New Vision 7s would be held on September 13 at Thomson Park in Navua. First 24 teams to pay entry fees by September 11 would be accommodated. Winner gets $1000, runner up gets $500 and there is a consolation prize for plate winner. Contact Wame on 9000279 or 9369559.

Ovalau 7s

THE Ovalau Rugby Union is organising a sevens tournament on September 19 and 20 at Levuka. Registration fee is $250. Total Prizemoney is $8000. First prize is $3000. Teams from outside Ovalau are invited to participate. The first 24 teams to pay their registration fees will be included. For further information please contact Seresio Druguta 8391389, Pio Raitoni 9071793 or Rt. Jope 9075567.

Stallions Harvest 7s

THE tournament will be held at Prince Charles Park in Nadi from September 19 to 20. First prize is $7000. Entry fee is $700 and only first 48 teams will be accommodated. For more information contact Tevita on 9298562, Luke on 9952103, Semesa on 9499445, Peni on 9251747 or email


THE following players are in the Tebara Bus Tailevu squad for the HFC Bank Farebrother Challenge and are to report for training at Sila ground:

Jack Costello, Sakeo Latianara, Anare Sovanivalu, Sunia Ledua, Jale Sassen, Saula Bea, Mosese Tavaga, Pio Vakavosaki, Sairusi Kadi, Etika Gavidi, Sam Doughty, Simione Bukaroro, Jo Matasau, Joseva Seitaba, Jim Temo, Moli Mouga, Isei Ravulo, Keni Naidrodro, Seru Cavuilati, Emori Waqa, Joe Navue, Jaoji Dakuvula, Vilitati Togavou, Tomasi Sivo, Aminisitai Niukula, Samu Bainivalu, Elia Ratucove, Seremaia Tawakevou, David Batiratu, Rokodani Waicolayawa, Eneri Kuru, Iliesa Keresoni, Poasa Waqanibau, Josaia Raisuqe, Maika Baleinaloto, James Vuli

For more information, contact team manager on 8310137.

Veivatuloa Parish 7s

THE Fiji Bitter Veivatuloa Parish 7s will be held at Thomson Park on October 10-11. First 32 teams will be accommodated. Registration fee of $200. Prizemoney of $2000 for the winner. Contact Eneriko Cakaunivalu on 9189986 or Mataitini on 9024 138 or Sekove on 8472 666.


National Mens team

THE national mens team training would be on Wednesday and Friday at the National Netball Centre from 5pm.

Secondary Schools

INTER-secondary school competition would be held on September 12 and 13 in Suva in the boys and girls U20, U18, U16, U14 and U12 categories at the Laucala Bay Fiji Sports Council facilities. Closing date for registration is Monday, September 8. For more information contact Kenny on 9059099 or email

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