The weekend sport draws


FIBA U15 Fiji team trials

Basketball Fiji will hold the national trials for all interested players on April 27 at FMF Dome Suva and on the 28 at Lautoka Multipurpose Courts. All interested players are requested to come in their playing gear with a copy of their birth certificate, valid passport photo and complete registration form. For more details please contact Basketball Fiji office or email


Basketball Fiji movie night fundraiser on the 26th of April in aid of the Team Fiji FIBA U15 Oceania Championship in December! Details are on the Basketball Fiji facebook page or you can email



THE New Age Lighting and Refrigeration sponsored four person Ambrose will be played at the Denarau Golf and Racquet Club course in Nadi from April 8. Field is limited to 24 teams only, accepted on first come first serve basis. Entry fee: $400 per team (non-members), $200 (members), includes shared cart and lunch. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th placed teams. Contact: Amitesh Chandra 7702084.

Fiji Open

THE Cardos Steakhouse Fiji Open Championship will be played at the Denarau Golf and Racquet Club Course in Nadi from June 8-10. Preference will be given to professionals, overseas amateurs and A Grade entries with a maximum of 12 handicap for men. Entry fee: $300 (locals), $360 (overseas). Contact: Munesh Prasad 8352849, 7352849; Amitesh Chandra 7702084

Fiji Golf Club

THE TPR Warehouse Eastern Championship will be held at the Fiji Golf Club tomorrow and Sunday. The two-day event will battle for the 54 holes stroke of play with 18 holes to be played on Saturday and 36 holes on Sunday. Golfers wanting to feature for the two days event are to pay $60 registration fees and $50 if you wish to play on the first day only. Lunch included. Contact Ilaisa Labaibure on 8028267


The Lautoka Golf Club will host the Round 2 Mahen Gopal and Anita Persaud of Canada sponsored 18 holes 2 Men Stroke event on Saturday. Tee Off – 12.30pm- 1.30: Starters – Suren Pillay/ Gaffar Ali, Cards – Roneel Prakash/ Pritam Singh. Match – Raymond Singh / Bill Gardiner;Prize Presentation – Sonia Mahen Gopal. Other Club members invited to participate and 2018 subs now due.



ALL former Lautoka Maroon players and the LRU will be presenting its reguregu for the late dual international Pita Dau after training this afternoon. Those who wish to accompany the delegation are most welcome. All donations can be given to Viliame Satala.


The Nadroga Rugby pre-season games will be held at the Kalevu ground tomorrow. Women: 12pm: Nadroga-Navosa, 12.30: Nadi-Nadroga, 1: Navosa-Nadi, 1.30: Nadroga U20-Navosa U20, 3: Women final, 3.30pm: BLK Nadroga -QAQA Namosi.


The Namosi Rugby Union Club games for tomorrow. 10am: Lobau-Uprising, 11.30: Bay of Islands- Wainadoi, 1pm: Warderns-Nakavu, 2.30: Veivatuloa-Fire, 3.50: St Peters Suva-Nabukavesi

All teams are requested to pay affiliation fees to the Namosi Rugby Union as soon as possible. A time line of one month will be given to pay up. Please contact Navitalai Naivalurua on 8072326 to make arrangements to pay your fees.


The Rewa Rugby Union club games will be held at Lokia ground tomorrow. 8am: Batikiri-Nakorolevu, 9:Dorokavu-Nukui, 10: Lomainasau-Nokonoko, 11: Naqarani-Tacilevu, 12pm: Vuanitavola-PCN Central Babaas, 1:BureOnoco-Nadilo, 2: Taci-Suvaseaside, 3: Burenivalu-Tokatoka Shark Contact Secretary on 9369546 for any queries.


The Suva Rugby Union club games round 3 of the Escott Shield, Koroturaga and Women 10s championship scheduled tomorrow at the ANZ grounds.

Buckhurst Park Ground 1: 8.50-9.30am: Marist Seahawks-Central Chiefs (women’s 10’s championship), 9.40-11.10: Covenant Red-FMF USON (Koroturaga), 11.20am-12.50pm: Namuka-i-Lau – RKSOB (Koroturaga), 12:55-2.25: Covenant Blue – Harlequins (Escott Shield), 14.30 -15.55: Lomaiviti Green – Nabua (Escott Shield), 4: -5.30: Army Green – Raiwaqa White (Escott Shield)

Buckhurst Park Ground 2: 9:3am- 11am: Qauia Green – USP (Koroturaga), 11.10am – 12.40pm: West Coast Drifters – Lomaiviti Black (Koroturaga), 12.50pm-2.10: Draunivau Sharks – Harvest Breakthrough (Koroturaga), 2.20 – 3.50: Army Red – Delainavesi (Koroturaga)

Bidesi Ground: 8.50-09.30am: Army – Striders (Women’s 10s championship), 9.40 -11.10: Regent Breakthrough – Fiji Ports (Escott Shield), 11.20-12.50pm: QVSOB – Police Blue (Escott Shield), 12.55pm-2.25pm: Qauia Gold – Savura) Escott Shield), 2:30-3.55: Police White – Nasinu (Koroturaga challenge), 4 – 5.30: Navy – Marist (Escott Shield Challenge), Bye:Fire-Wardens (Koroturaga)


The Tailevu Rugby Union will hold its club games at Sila Central School ground tomorrow.

Pool A: Kasavu, Dravuni, Daku, Vunivaivai, Naqeledamu, Naitodua, Pool B: Buretu, Nakelo, Vuniyavu, Natakala, Waikete, Nuku, Pool C: Namata, Vunimono, Cautata, Naisausau, Mokani, Nadali, Pool D: Kuku, Dravo

8:30am: Kuku – Dravo, 10: Cautata – Naisausau, 11:30: Dravuni – Vunivaivai, 1pm: Daku – Naitodua, 2:30: Kasavu – Naqeledamu, 4: Nakelo – Natakala; Match Commissioner: Jiacoro Bogi; Admission: $3 for Adults, $1 for Children

Zion 7s

The Zion Family Ministry 7s tournament will be held at Lautoka’s Churchill Park tomorrow.

8am: Zion Brothers 1-Mala Young Boys, 8.15: Police-Matamanoa, 8.30:Tokatoka Westfields-Seniolo Brothers, 8.45: Uluinakau Babas-Gaunavou, 9:Bumble Bee Duavata Young Boys-Ravuka Sharks, 9.15: First Light Taveuni Development-Niurua Creative Delta Uprising, 9.30: Sigatoka River Safari Henibua-First Landing, 9.45: Zion Brothers 2- Bamboo Yamacia, 10:Mala Young Boys-Bumble Bee Duavata Young Boys, 10.15:Matamanoa-First Light Taveuni Development, 10.30: Seniolo Brothers-Sigatoka River Safari Henibua, 10.45:Gaunavou-Zion Brothers 2, 11:Zion Brothers 1-Ravuka Sharks, 11.15: Police-Niurua Creative Delta Uprising, 11.30: Tokatoka Westfield-First Landing, 12pm:Zion Brothers 1-Bumble Bee Duavata Young Boys, 12.15:Police-First Light Taveuni Development, 12.30:Tokatoka Westfield-Sigatoka River Safari Henibua, 12.45:Uluinakau-Zion Brothers 2, 1:Ravuka Sharks-Mala Young Boys, 1.15:Niurua Creative Delta Uprising-Matamanoa, 1.30:First Landing-Seniolo Brothers, 1.45:Bamboo Yamacia-Gaunavou


The Rewa Foodcity League games will be played at Saraswati Primary School grounds, Manoca, Nausori , this weekend. Tomorrow: Ground 1: 2pm:Waila City – United III, 3.20: Burebasaga FC – Lakena Sports; Ground 2: 2pm: Visama FC – Lakena Strikers, 3.20: Waila Sports – Navuso Sports

Sunday: Ground 1: 11am: Navasa – Raymonds Sports, 1pm: Nausori United FC – Wainibokasi; Ground 2: 9am: Korociriciri – DT Verata, 11:United I -Kasavu Sports, 1pm:Combine Verata – Nakasi Lions


THE Wai Volleyball Association will hold its competition at the Valelevu Court tomorrow

Round 4 & 5: 90am:Tovolea – Dawn Boys, Saints – Kingsmen, Vunimaqo – Blackout, Manix – Drekeiwaila, Barracuda -Legions, Brothers 1 – Brothers 2, Marist – Drifters, Celtic 1 -Celtic 2, Red Hill – WAF Lakers, Savura to substitute defaulters Round 6: 1pm: Tovolea – WAF Lakers, Saints -Dawn Boys, Vunimaqo – Kingsmen, Manix -Blackout, Barracuda – Drekeiwaila, Brothers 1 -Legions, Brothers 2 -Marist, Celtic 1 – Red Hill, Celtics 2 – Drifters, Savura to substitute defaulters

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