The weekend sports draws

BASKETBALL

Raiwaqa Inter-lane tournament

Friday, March 16: 6pm: (M) Browming Bombers vs MacPacers, 7pm (M) Grantham vs Waidonu, 8pm (M) Jazz vs FNU. Saturday, March 17: 9am (M) Bryceland vs Browning Bombers, 10am: (W) Crossroads vs Davui Magics, 11am: (M) MacPacers Vs Spowart Dredge, 12noon: (W) St Pius vs Browning Babes, 1pm (M) Spowart Dredge vs Browning Bombers, 2pm (W) Crossroads vs FNU, 3pm (M) Bryceland vs MacPacers, 4pm (W) St Pius vs Spowart Dredge.

GOLF

Lautoka

The Lautoka Golf Club will host the Zee Clean Chemicals-sponsored 18 holes two-men stroke Ambrose event on Saturday. Tee off: 12.30pm-1.15pm. Starters: Suren Pillay/ Gaffar Ali. Cards: Prem Chand / Pritam Singh. Match: Roneel Prakash/Raymond Singh. Prize presentation: Anil Chand. Other club members are invited. 2018 subs now due.

FOOTBALL

Rewa Football Association

Foodcity League draws for Saturday, March 17 and March 18. Venue: Saraswati Primary School grounds, Manoca, Nausori.

Saturday:

Ground 1:

2pm: Waila Sports vs Tanoalevu; 3.20pm: FC Bure warriors vs Lakena Strikers.

Ground 2:

2pm: Burebasaga FC vs Nakaikogo FC; 3.20pm: Lakena Sports vs St Christopher’s

Sunday:

Ground 1:

10am: Waidra Sports vs Visama;

11.20am: Kasavu vs Manoca AB;

1.05pm Navasa vs Nausori United FC;

2.50pm Nakasi Lions vs United I

Ground 2

10.00am Waila City vs Vunivai Naita;

11.20 am Combine Verata vs Wainibokasi;

1.05pm Korociriciri vs Hakwa

Vodafone U19 Youth League 2018

Saturday, March 17:

Venue: Fiji FA Academy, Suva

3.30pm Suva U19 vs Tailevu Naitasiri U19.

Sunday March 18:

11am Navua U19 vs Nasinu U19.

Venue: Tagitagi Sangam Primary School,

Tavua: 2pm Tavua U19 vs Ba U19,

Venue: Nadi Muslim College, Nadi

2pm: Nadi U19 vs Lautoka U19.

Venue: Seaqaqa Muslim Primary School,

Seaqaqa:

10am Labasa U19 vs. Dreketi U19,

12noon: Nadogo U19 vs Bua U19,

2pm Savusavu U19 vs Seaqaqa U19.

Vodafone U16 Youth League 2017

Saturday March 17:

Venue: Cuvu College, Sigatoka:

12noon: Nadroga U16 vs Lautoka U16.

Venue: Tagitagi Sangam Primary School,

Tavua:

12noon: Ba U16 vs Tavua U16.

Venue: Nadi Muslim College, Nadi:

12noon: Nadi U16 vs Rakiraki U16.

Venue: Seaqaqa Primary School, Seaqaqa:

10am Seaqaqa U16 vs Savusavu U16,

12noon: Dreketi U16 vs Nadogo U16,

2pm Bua U16 vs Labasa U16.

Vodafone U18 Girls League 2018:

Saturday, March 17:

Venue: Fiji FA Academy, Suva:

9.30am Nasinu U18 Girls vs Tailevu-Naitasiri U18 girls:

11.30am Rewa U18 Girls vs Northland Tailevu U18 girls,

1.30pm: Navua U18 Girls vs Suva U18 Girls.

Vodafone Senior League 2018 – Round 5:

Sunday, March 18:

Venue: Lawaqa Park, Sigatoka:

3pm: Nadroga vs Tailevu-Naitasiri

Venue: Fiji FA Academy, Suva:

1pm Nasinu vs Northland Tailevu,

3pm Lami vs Navua

RUGBY

Marist Rugby Club

42nd Fiji Bitter Marist 7s

All managers of the teams finalised for the 42nd Fiji Bitter Marist 7s are to send in their full team lists (with jersey numbers and full names) by Friday March 16. This can be posted on Fiji Marist 7s facebook page (messenger) or sent either through email or call the following for arrangements. Lawrence Tikaram: 9998896/Lawrence.Tikaram@ccamatil.com; Laiakini Bale: laikini.bale@fnu.ac.fj, Anare Wailevu: 7027462/Anare.Wailevu@paradisebeverages.com.fj or Jone Kalouniviti: jkalouniviti@gmail.com

Martintar 7s

9am: Ground 1: Wardens Gold vs Seniolo Newborn Brothers, G2: Korovuto Babaas vs Neelfield Babaas, G3: Namotu Bluez vs McDonald’s Saunaka,

9:20am G1: UniFiji Yavusa Brothers vs Woodie Babas; G2: Dratabu vs Breakaway Eagles; G3: Wadigi Salvos vs Captain Cook Mosi 2

9:40am G1: Bula Sia Brothers vs Airport; G2: Sigatoka Electric Ravuka Sharks vs Butoni Turbo; G3: Nawaka Black vs Intercontinental Fiji

10:00am G1: RKSOB Jets vs Bukuya; G2: Coastal Rental Cagimaira vs Marquees Fiji Coastal Jet; G3: Western Marine vs Captain Cook Mosi 1

10:20am G1: Eels Westfield Babas vs Nagado; G2: Solovi vs Radisson Blu; G3: Ratu Filise 1 vs Kombat Brothers

10:40am G1 Vunabaka vs Uluniwai Combine; G2 M16 Sand BlueNavakacoa vs Matamanoa; G3 Tau vs Hilton

11:00am G1 Sigatoka River Safari Senibua vs KTK Solevu; G2 Western Surburb vs Gaunavou; G3 Nakorokula vs Double Tree Resort

11.20am G1 Ratu Filise 2 Bamboo Yamacia; G2 Wardens Gold vs Korovuto Babas; G3 Seniolo Newborn Brothers vs Neelfield Babas

11.40am G1 Namotu Bluez vs UniFiji Yavusa Brothers; G2 McDonald’s Saunaka vs Woodie Babas G3 Dratabu vs Wadigi Salvos

12.00pm G2 Breakaway Eagles vs Captain Cook Mosi 2;G1 Bula Sia Brothers vs Sigatoka Electric Ravuka Sharks; G3 Airport vs Butoni Turbo

12.20pm G2 Nawaka Black vs RKSOB Jets; G1 Intercontinental Fiji vs Bukuya; G3 Coastal Rental Cagimaira vs Western Marine

12.40pm G2 Marquees Fiji Coastal Jet vs Captain Cook Mosi 1; G1 Eels Westfield Babas vs Solovi; G3 Nagado vs Radisson Blu

1.00pm G2 Ratu Filise 1 vs Vunabaka; G1 Kombat Brothers vs Uluniwai Combine: G3 M16 Sand Blue Navakacoa vs Tau

1.20pm G2 Matamanoa vs Hilton; G1 Sigatoka River Safari Senibua vs Western Surburb; G3 KTK Solevu vs Gaunavou

1.40pm G2 Nakorokula vs Ratu Filise; G1 Double Tree Resort vs Bamboo Yamacia; G2 Wardens Gold vs Neelfield Babas

2.00pm G1 Seniolo Newborn Brothers vs Korovuto Babas; G3 Namotu Bluez vs Woodie Baba; G2 McDonald’s Saunaka vs UniFiji Yavusa Brothers

2.20pm G1 Dratabu vs Captain Cook Mosi 2; G3 Breakaway Eagles vs Wadigi Salvos; G2 Bula Sia Brothers vs Butoni Turbo

2.40pm G1 Airport vs Sigatoka Electric Ravuka Sharks; G3 Nawaka Black vs Bukuya; G2 Intercontinental Fiji vs RKSOB Jets

3.00pm G1 Coastal Rental Cagimaira vs Captain Cook Mosi 1; G3 Marquees Fiji Coastal Jet vs Western Marine; G2 Eels Westfield Babas vs Radisson Blu

3.20pm G1 Nagado vs Solovi; Ratu Filise 1 Uluniwai Combine, 1 Kombat Brothers vs Vunabaka,

3.40pm G3 M16 Sand Blue Navakacoa vs Hilton; G2 Matamanoa vs Tau, G1 Sigatoka River Safari Senibua vs Gaunavou,

4.00pm G3 KTK Solevu vs Western Surburb, Nakorokula vs Bamboo Yamacia, Double Tree Resort vs Ratu Filise 2,

4.40pm Shield elimination 1, Shield elimination 2, Shield elimination 3,

5.00pm Shield elimination 4, Shield elimination 5, Shield elimination 6,

5.20pm Shield elimination 7, Shield elimination 8, Sand Blue Navakacoa vs Tau,

Rewa Rugby Union

Rewa Rugby draws for Saturday 17/03

Venue: Burebasaga ground

Time: 9.00am Vitiasoro-Kiuva, 10.00 Naduku-Tokatoka shark, 11.00 Noco-Kabuleka

12midday Naqarani-Bureonoco, 1.00pm Nacokoni-Lomainasau, 2.00 Danudanu-Dreketi

Lokia Ground

9.00am Nadilo-Vuanitavola, 10.00 Batikiri-Nakakasara, 11.00 Nakorolevu-Nukui, 12midday Women’s Rugby, 1.00pm Nokonoko-Suva Sea Side, 2.00 Burenivalu-Tacilevu

Manager’s are asked to please bring your affiliation fees. Admission: adult $2, Children $1 (both ground) Contact Secretary on 9369546 for any queries

Tailevu Rugby Union

Saturday 17 March 2018 at the Sila School-Ground

8:30am Kuku vs Nadali, 9:20 Nuku vs Vaturua, 10:10 Cautata vs Dravo, 11:00 Nakelo vs Bau, 11:50 Vunimono vs Waikete, 12:40pm pm Mokani vs Naisausau, 1:30 Naqeledamu vs Vuniyavu, 2:20 Kasavu vs Naila, 3:10 Namata vs Nausori,4:00 Dravuni vs Daku, 4:50 Tailevu vs Vunivaivai. Match commissioner: TRU-appointment. Admission: $3 for adults; $1 for children New Team: Vuniyavu is Team 5 of Pool B. Reminders: 1. Registration and payment of one-third of fees ($333) due at end of Saturday, March 17. 2. TRU AGM at Ratu Cakobau House (conference room) from 9:00am on Saturday, March 24. 3. Round 4 of 20/20 R-15s will be played at the Sila School ground on Saturday, March 24. 4. 80-minute Rugby-15s will start on Saturday, March 31 but only for the clubs that have submitted their club-registration (fully-appended) and have paid $333.

Namosi

The Namosi Rugby Union club games which will be held on Saturday at Thomson Park in Navua. 10.00am Mau vs Nabukavesi, 11.30am Nakavu vs Wainadoi, 1pm Veivatuloa vs GNB Brothers, 2.30pm Wardens vs Fire, 3.50pm under 20 trials Bye: Bay of Islands and Uprising Women’s rugby 1. Wardens vs Deuba.

Please note the following players have been selected to represent the Namosi women’s team for the Skipper Cup: Miliana Loco-Deuba, Losalini Nukuciri-Wardens, Merewalesi Talacake-Deuba, Wainikiti Vosadrau-Wardens, Amelia Vatutawa-Deuba, Serai B.-Wardens, Elina Vakasoko-Deuba, Mere Vunidiabola-Wardens, Anaisi Marama-Deuba, Margie Tuinidau-Wardens, Irene Vuidravuwalu-Deuba, Aliti L-Wardens, Meredani Batikuka-Deuba, Maria Rosa-Wardens, Bailuma T-Deuba, Alisi T-Wardens, Tavenisi Raceva-Deuba, Litia Naiqato-Wardens, Ima Vuidravuwalu-Deuba, Talei Laqai-Wardens, Selina T.-Deuba, Vasiti Solikoviti-Wardens, Amelia.R-Deuba, Maria.W-Deuba, Ledua.K-Deuba, Lusiana.T-Deuba, Laisani N-Wardens, Alumeci Tuinabua-Wardens, Litia Marama-Wardens, Sisilia Tinai-Wardens Coach: Gabby Ramabuke

Navosa Rugby Union

THE following players for the 2018 Navosa squad are requested to report for training at Naviti Grounds. Players are requested to bring in their training and camping gear. Contact – Eroni Tuinuku on 8980195. Forwards Props: Suli Degei, Semesa Ului, Jone (Conua Legion), Tevita Dikedike, Vilitati Gonewai, Josua Kilioni Hookers: Joave Saqaboto, Lorima Tabaiwalu, Sela Qaqa Locks: Joji Nareki, Manasa Dokonivalu, Sakiusa Qereqreretabua, Elia Leawere, Manoa Kurinacibi Looseman: Savenaca Ravato,Jonetani Yalayala, Limanivai Driu,Tevita Bulai, Poniani Dabobo, Josese Yaya, Timoci Tomeru, Peni Tiko, Jolame Nahuha. Backs Halfback: Jone Hatobe, Sireli Tani, Sakaraia Nareki Flyhalfs: Nemani Muritovo, Kalaveti Cavukaya Centres: Naca Nagatalevu, Mesake Seavula, Maleli Rokoqica, Ropate Labalaba, Jone Qorovarua, Samisoni Walai, Nacanieli Tavaga Wing: Kiniviliame Nauvasi, Semi Kurisaravi

Serua Rugby Union

Serua Rugby Union club games on Saturday.

Venue: Deuba District School grouind: 9am: Police vs Vunibua, 10am: Deuba vs Duavata. Venue: Lomary High School: 1pm: Waidradra vs Culanuku, 2pm: Lepanoni vs Nakorovou, 3pm: St Johns Lomary vs Makosoi.

Uluinakau 7s

Pools: Men’s – Pool A: Army Green, Calia Blues, Nailega Blues, Draunivau Sharks. Pool B: Tuvalu, Zion Brothers, Providers, Namarai Pearls; Pool C: Congo Waimanu, Army Red, Combine Brothers, Rainbow Lodge. Pool D: Army FTG, Seniboro, Kelland Brothers, Southwest Brothers. Pool E: Nakaiolo Bothers, Navatuvula, Army Veivanua, Elim Brothers. Pool F: Uluinakau Babas, Eagle Warriors, Naqau Brothers, Nasaunivalu Yong Boys. Fiji Indo – Pool A: Wainivula Eels, Airport Ace Hotel, Vodafone. Pool B: 69ers Veterans, Lautoka, Nakasi Highlanders. Women’s – Pool A: Army, Nausori, Waisere. Pool B: Suva Development, Naitasiri, Naduku.

Game – Day 1

9.00 Army Green vs Draunivau Sharks, 9.15 Tuvalu 9.30 Congo Waimanu vs Rainbow Lodge, 9.45 Army FTG vs Southwest Brothers, 10.00 Nakaiolo Bothers vs Elim Brothers, 10.15 Uluinakau Babas vs Nasaunivalu Young Boys, 10.30 Calia Blues vs Nailega Blues, 10.45 Zion Brothers vs Providers, 11.00 Army Red vs Combine Brothers, 11.15 Seniboro vs Kelland Brothers, 11.30 Navatuvula vs Army Veivanua, 11.45 Eagles Warriors vs Naqau Brothers, 12.00 Army Green vs Nailega Blues, 12.15 Tuvalu vs Providers, 12.30 Congo Waimanu vs Combine Brothers, 12.45 Army FTG vs Kelland Brothers, 1.00 Nakaiolo Brothers vs Army Veivanua, 1.15 Uluinakau Babas vs Naqau Brothers, 1.30 Calia Blues vs Draunivau Sharks, 1.45 Zion Brothers vs Namarai Pearls; 2.00 Army Red vs Rainbow Lodge, 2.15 Seniboro vs Southwest Brothers, 2.30 Navatuvula vs Army Veivanua, 2.45 Eagle Warriors vs Nasaunivalu Young Boys, 3.00 Nailega Blues vs Draunivau Sharks, 3.15 Providers vs Namarai Pearls, 3.30 Combine Brothers vs Rainbow Lodge, 3.45 Kelland Brothers vs Southwest Brothers, 4.00 Elim Brothers vs Army Veivanua, 4.15 Naqau Brothers vs Nasaunivalu Young Boys, 4.30 Army Green vs Calia Blues, 4.45 Tuvalu vs Zion Brothers, 5.00 Congo Waimanu vs Army Red, 5.15 Army FTG vs Seniboro, 5.30 Nakaiolo Brothers vs Navatuvula, 5.45 F Uluinakau Babas vs Seniboro

Game Day 2 – Ground 1

9.00 Wainivula Eels vs Airport Ace Hotel, 9.15 69ers Veterans vs Lautoka, 9.30 Army vs Nausori, 9.45 Suva Development vs Naitasiri 10.00 Wainivula Eels vs Vodafone, 10.15 69ers Veterans vs Nakasi Highlanders, 10.30 Army vs Waisere, 10.45 Suva Development vs Naduku, 11.00 Airport Ace Hotel vs Vodafone, 11.15 Nakasi Highlanders vs Lautoka, 11.30 Nausori vs Waisere,11.45 Naitasiri vs Naduku. 12.00 CQF1 1st Pool A vs 2nd best R/Up, 12.15 CQF2 2nd Pool B vs 1st best R/Up, 12.30 CQF3 1st Pool C vs 1st Pool D, 12.45 CQF4 1st Pool E vs 1st Pool F, 1.00 smF1 Wm 1st A vs Wm 2nd B, 1.15 SmF2 Wm 1st B vs Wm 2nd A, 1.30 SmF1 INDO 1st A vs INDO 2nd B, 1.45 SmF2 INDO 1st B vs INDO 2nd A, 2.00 SSF1 SQF1 vs SQF2, 2.15 SSF2 SQF3 vs SQF4, 2.30 BSF1 BQF1 vs BQF 2, 2.45 BSF2 BQF3 vs BQF4, 3.00 PSF1 Losing-CQF1 vs Losing-CQF2, 3.15 PSF2 Losing-CQF3 vs Losing-CQF4, 3.30 CSF1 Winner-CQF1 vs Winner CQF2, 3.45 CSF2 Winner-CQF3 vs Winner-CQF4 4.00 ShdF Winner-SSF1 vs Winner-SSF2, 4.15 FIF W/indo SmF1 vs W/indo SmF2, 4.30 BwlF Winner-BSF1 vs Winner BSF2, 4.45 WF Winner wm/SmF1 vs Winner wm/SmF2, 5.00 PltF Winner-PSF1 vs Winner PSF2, 5.20, Cup F Winner CSF1 vs CSF 2

Ground 2: 9.00 SQF1 5th 3P vs 4th C, 9.15 SQF2 4th A vs 4th D, 9.30 SQF3 4th E vs 4th F, 9.45 SQF4 6th 3P vs 4th B, 10.00 BQF1 3rd RU vs 4th 3P, 10.15 BQF2 4th RU vs 3rd 3P, 10.30 BQF3 5th RU vs 2nd 3P, 10.45 BQF4 6th RU vs 1st 3P.

Suva Rugby Union

Please note that there will be no club games for the next two weeks because of the unavailability of appropriate grounds in Suva and will review the situation on March 27, 2018 and advise accordingly. For your information purpose:

(i) ANZ Grounds are fully booked from this Saturday (World Rugby Pacific Cup; Marist Sevens on 23-24 March; Fiji Athletics Easter Championship on March 31 until April 7;

(ii) Suva Grammar ground is fully booked by the school for the next 5 weeks;

(iii) USP ground is fully booked for Fiji Rugby League for the whole of the 2018 season;

(iv) Nasova Grounds unavailable for use for the next 2-3 weeks

Next challengers in round 3

(i) Koroturaga Challenge Cup – Nasinu Rugby Club

(ii) Escott Shield Championship – Marist Rugby Club

REMINDERS: (1) Registration fee is now due and final payment should be received by your SRU treasurer, Mr Kelepi by March 17, 2018 and alternative arrangement should also be made with him; (2) Team registration must use the attached template with your respective club logo and team officials, all players must have their pictures taken, signed and stamped by your club. Registration fee: $1200 (men’s team) and $500 for women’s team.

RUGBY LEAGUE

Fiji Secondary Schools South Eastern Zone competition

Time: 8.45am- U17 MBHS vs AOG, DHS vs LDS, U17 RSMS vs AHM, U15 JWC vs SHC, U19 LMS vs RSMS, U15 AOG vs LOM, U19 LOMARY vs SILA U15 LMS vs MCI, U19 JWC vs SHC, U15 NSS vs RSMS, U19 RKS vs LDS, U15 RKS vs SILA

VOLLEYBALL

Raiwai

The Raiwai Volleyball Association will conduct Club games at the Blue Gas Eagles Courts on Saturday 17th March at 9am. Opening game will be Red Lights vs. Gambling City. Complete draws will be available at the courts. Women’s games will be at 1pm. Teams are requested to turn up in proper attire. Admission 50 cents and court fees $1. All welcome. For further information call Filimaina Likutabua on 2938994 .

Easter Volleyball Championship

The Easter Volleyball Championship will be held during the Easter Weekends:

Date: March 30- 31; Venue: National Netball Centre, Suva. Registration Fees: $150. All payments of fees are to be deposited into the FVF account before close of business on March 26. Only teams that have deposited their fees before the payment deadline will participate in the competition. Payment at the court/gate during competition day will not be accommodated. Technical meeting: Team managers meeting will be held on March 27 at 5:30pm . Venue will be confirmed later.

Officials/referees meeting : The games officials meeting is scheduled on the March 23 at 5pm. Venue to be confirmed and you will be advised of it later during the week. Should you need more clarifications on the competition please email FVF GS on fijivolleyball17@gmail.com or contact her on mobile no.9186083

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