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BASKETBALL

Raiwaqa

THE Raiwaqa Basketball Tournament will be held this week. Today – 6pm W Fiji Black-Dynamic Redz, 7pm W Fiji White-Sparks, 8pm M Boston White-Macpacers; Tomorrow – 6pm M Fiji White-Bryce, 7pm W W.S.B-Chosen, 8pm M Macpacers-Mighty Mights

FOOTBALL

Futsal Suva

THE 3R Futsal team will host a Futsal tournament on September 29 and 30 at the FMF Gymnasium. First 12 teams to pay full registration fees will be accommodated. Contact Chandran on 9228429 for more information.

Futsal Labasa

THE Northern Air Business House FUTSAL League will be held this Thursday at the FSC Tennis Court in Labasa from 6pm. Kashmir Trans. D Force-Moons Electronics, Carpenters Finance-Dreamland M. Stars, Raichals Coffee S. N. Bullet-Lab. Sangam Marine, A. K Hire Services-Grog Stall Boca United, Venu Ship. Ltd-Vodafone, Fuji Xerox-Milo Kick Boys, FFI-Drive Smart Fire, Grog Stall Boca United-Carpenters Finance, Raichals Coffee S. N. Bullet-USP, A. K Hire Services-Vision Motors, Kiwi Fire/Niranjans-Total. The Vodafone Fiji FA Futsal league 2014 will be held this Thursday. Total-Wailevu Youth, USP-Tabia Central, Sangam-Fire, Northern Bullet-Siberia Youth, Friends United-Batnikama, Tabia-Wailevu Youth, FSC Field-Vision Motors, Boca United-JIL Namara Youth, Fire-Batnikama, Police-Tabia

Navua Sanatan

NAVUA Sanatan will have its meeting for Diwali knockout at Vashist Muni Primary School tomorrow at 7.30 pm. For more information call Salesh on 9533510.

GOLF

Ba

THE RC Manubhai-sponsored Ba Open Championship will be played at the Ba Golf Club course from September 27-28. Entry fees: $50 (amateur), $80 (professional) includes T-shirt and lunch on both days. Contact Pradeep Chandra on 9917519, Vishwa Nadan on 9295385 or Rajesh Prasad on 9995445.

NETBALL

Magic Land

THE Magic Land Nadi Netball team will be conducting three training sessions a week Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and training at the Prince Charles Park from 4.30pm to 6pm. All reps are requested to be present on time.

Nadroga Men’s and Mixed

THE knockout has been postponed to October 4 at 10am at Lawaqa Park, Sigatoka. Invitation to all Coral Coast hotels, business houses and villages to join the Nadroga Men’s and Mixed Netball Association 2014 season. Registration fee is $100 per team (Open/Mixed). Winner walks away with cash and also runner-up will get cash. Teams are to assemble by 10am and 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 gear. Registration closes on Wednesday, October 1 and special manager’s meeting will be held at the 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 final trials to select one Open and two Mixed teams for the opening of Nadroga Men’s 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. Open women are to train daily for the Veivatuloa 7s and Mokani 7s. Contact secretary Alisi Fipe on 6502123 or Tavutu treasurer on 6501530 True Blue Hotel.

Veivatuloa

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. Contact Eneriko Cakaunivalu on 9189986 for more information.

RUGBY

Adi Wainibuka 7s

THE Adi Wainibuka 7s tournament will be held on October 9 and 10 at the Wainibuka Secondary School grounds. Entry fee is $170. Winner would walk away with $1500 and runner-up would get $700. Prizes will also be given for the plate and bowl categories. First 32 teams to pay registration fees will be accommodated. A netball tournament will also be held during the tournament. Entry fee is $80 for first 12 teams to register. Winner gets $400 and runner-up will get $200. Contact Wame on 9000279 or Avolonia on 9846210 at Wainibuka Secondary School for more information. Registration Closes on October 5.

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: September 30, 2014. For more information contact Nanise Lomaloma 9228353 or Esava Takirua (Jacky) 9762919.

Coastal Great 8 7s

THE Coastal Great 8 7s is a qualifying tournament for the 2014 Bayleys Fiji Coral Coast Sevens. All team managers interested in registering their teams to play in the 2014 Coastal Great Eight are requested to register as soon as possible via e-mail sevenspassion@gmail.com 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; Losing 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; U19 Grade: Registration Fees – $100; winner – $500; runner-up -$200; losing semi-finalist – $100 each. Also note that a netball tournament will 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 will 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 St Joseph The Worker Area BSP account number: 9918307. Narration: Mt St Mary. Contact: 926 6278, 7016043.

New Vision 7s

THE New Vision 7s tournament would be held at the Suva Grammar School grounds on October 4 in Suva. First 24 teams to pay $150 entry fees would be accommodated. Winner would walk away with $1000 and runner-up would get $500. Prizes would also be given in the plate and bowl categories. An U18 tournament would also be held and registration fee is $80. 12 teams would be accommodated and players need to have a valid ID photo or certified birth certificate. Registrations close on October 2. Contact Wame on 9000279 for more information.

Rewa Delta 7s

THE Perfect Aluminium Rewa Delta Uprising 7s tournament will be held at the Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori on September 27. Winner will receive $1500, runner-up $700. Consolation prizes for losing semi-finalists, plate and bowl category. Only first 32 teams will be accommodated. Registration is $170. Also eight teams will be accommodated in the U20 competition. Entry fee is $100 and winner will get $600. Contact Apolosi Vakaloloma 9651831, Jese 8783866, Sunia 9595593 or Maikali Vuloko 9025305.

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.

Turnbull 7s

The Turnbull 7s Yanuya Malolo-sponsored by Tokoriki Island Resort will be held in Namamanuca School Grounds on the 9-10 October, 2014. Registration fees is $200 and the prizemoney is $2000 and $1000 for the losing finalist. Cash prizes for losing semi-finalist and consolation prizes awarded for certain team achievements. Yamacia Rugby Club is the defending champion and for more information please contact Kitione Turagabeci on 8657899 or kturagabeci@yahoo.com/Sevanaia Varani 8365674, Mesake Ravaga 7626127

VOLLEYBALL

Nadi

The 2014/2015 season knockout will be held at the AFL hard courts in Namaka on 27th September at 9am. Business house teams and interested clubs are invited to be part of the season. For more information contact: Isikeli Banuve-9095371, Anasa Qio-8618492, Charlie Samisoni-7024510, Mikaele Bogi-9476422 or Taitusi Naiduki-9957123 Dan Vakadranu-9927923

Raiwaqa

THE Raiwaqa Volleyball Association season opener will be held on September 27 at Ed’s Court with $1000 prizemoney for men and $700 for women. Registration fee is $50 per team. Only first 24 teams for men and first 16 teams for women will be accommodated. Contact 3541448 for more information. Open invitation goes out to those clubs wishing to join the association for the new season.

Suva

THE Digicel Suva Volleyball League starts with a knockout tournament on October 18. Affiliation and registration fee is $150 and includes knockout fees. Registrations close on October 9. Contact 7165013 for more information.

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