Sports Notebook



THE Western Builders-sponsored 2016 Champion vs Champion horserace will be held today in Namosau, Ba. Registrations are to be done at the Ba Town Council office. Contact: Sunil Sharma 9907291


Navua TIV

All current TIV players and other interested TIV players willing to play for Navua TIV in this year’s Sangam Convention in Ba are requested to attend training every afternoon at Navua Primary School ground from 6pm.

For more information please contact Norman 9899446, Amit Prasad 9260199, Praneel Rajan 9995123 and Gopal Naidu 9995292

Navua Sanatan

All current Sanatan players and other interested Sanatan players willing to play for Navua Sanatan in this year’s Sanatan Convention are requested to attend training at Navua Primary School ground from 6pm.

For more information please contact Mr. Ashwin Chand 9207831, Mr. Binesh Prasad 9797309, Mr. Ravinesh Singh 8686447 and Mr. Salesh Bala 9533510


THE Nadi Football Association 2016 local league registration fee is due. Clubs with one team: $350. Clubs with two teams: $400.

New club registration: $500. Contact: Shainal Singh 8742473.


Suva Primary Schools Netball

THE Suva Primary Schools Netball Knockout Competition will be played at the Furnival Park on Saturday 5, March, 2016.

All schools are requested to confirm the grades with the games co-ordinator – Jona Saturu (Veiuto Primary School) no later than Friday January 26.



THE Lautoka Rugby League Referees Association will hold clinics every Tuesday and Thursday at Churchill Park ground two from 4pm. Previous, current and interested referees are requested to attend with own training gear. Only those who attend the clinics will be given the chance to officiate this year. Contact: Jonetani Talemaitoga 9446415.


Telecom Fiji Warriors

The following players have been selected in Telecom Fiji Warriors extended squad for the Pacific Rugby Cup.

Telecom Fiji Warriors extended squad

Joeli Veitayaki, Osea Naganilau, Asaeli Sorovaki, Veniona Toga, Mesake Doge, Peni Ravai, Jale Sassen, Seru Cakobau, Samu Suguturaga, Sailosi Dawai, Mataiasi Ucutabua, Mesulame Kunavula, Samisoni Navatu, Timoci Sauvoli, Kelepi Naimasi, Vasikali Mudu, Mosese Voka, Johnny Dyer, Eremasi Radrodro, Jiuta Takubu, Joseva Levula, Henry Seniloli, Atunaisa Liva, Serupepeli Vularika, Alivereti Mocelutu, Kitione Ratu, Nemani Raiwalui, Kaveni Debanaise, Cyril Reece, Saimoni Tuilaucala, Fredrick Hicks, Aporosa Duwai, Isaia Nataba, Jerry Speight, Necani Wakaya, Meli Nakarawa, Lepani Raiyala.

For any queries contact FRU Media Officer, Talei Mow on +679 8903855 or

Tavua ANCF 7s

THE ANCF Tavua 7s will be played at Garvey Park from March 11-12. Entry fees: $300. Bank of South Pacific account: 10445483. A total of 32 teams will be accommodated. Prizemoney: $3000 (cup winner). Contact: Tupa Telewa 9977501, Apisai Ralulu 9917272.

Tavua 7s

Tavua 7s is scheduled for March 4 and 5.

40 teams (Men’s) and 10 (women’s). $400 entry fees for Men and $100 for women. $5000 prizemoney (Men). Contact Akariva Segati- 943 1198, Sulueti Tubu- 890 3864, Rabukawaqa Ropate- 835 7728/7219096. Email: Additional prizes will be provided for best player, best referee and best dress

GBY Gateway Harvest 7s

THE Christian Mission Fellowship International, Nadi church will be holding a 7s tournament at Prince Charles Park on Saturday March 5. Registration fee: $300 per team, Main prizemoney- $5000. First 48 teams to pay their entry fees will be accommodated. Entry closes on March 3. Contact: Fotofili 9906132; Evikali 9433989 or 7528102 or Nadi CFMI office on 6230760.Kwacanavatu 7s

Martintar 7s

THE Martintar Rugby 7s will be played at Prince Charles Park, Nadi from March 18-19. Registration: $350. Winner: $5000. Contact: Timoci Waqaniburotu 7885290, 9718938, Biu Waqaniburotu 7885287, 9059530.


The Rewa Rugby Union 10-a-side tournament will be on February 27 at the Burebasaga School ground. Admission $30. Winner: $300.

Contact Pilato Lalanabaravi or Peni Kurusiga on 9717981.

West 7s

Registration and payment for West 7s (Feb 26 – 27) at Prince Charles Park in Nadi has been closed.

We have now only confirmed the teams that have paid or have contacted us for a later date to do their payment.

For teams that still wish to participate or have already expressed interest but have not paid their registration fees need to contact Biu Tadranu on 8369 262 to discuss on the payment.



Anyone or any new club interested in this year’s 2016 Nadi touch rugby season one to please contact Trevor Cleary on 8390199 or Luke Mataika Jr on 936-3573. Interests is open to all in the western side as well.


North West

THE Phils Autoport (Lautoka/Nadi)-sponsored doubles snooker championship will be held at the Nadi Sports Club and Nadi Club on February 27.

Entries close on February 23. Entry fee of $15 to be paid to Krishna Bhan 9919830 (Sigatoka), Rimal Narayan 9922063 (Nadi), Suresh Chauhan (Lautoka) 9999361, Ravi Narayan 9243757 (Ba), Salen Raju 9374679 (Tavua).

Draws will be done at 6pm on February 24 at the Lautoka Club. Dress code: Long trousers, Polo T-shirt/sports shirt with collar, shoes, sandal with sulu only. Contact: Suresh Chauhan 9690939/9999361, (

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