Sports Archive July 2007

National Soccer Team Beats Solympics

The Solomon Islands National Soccer Team beat a well spirited Solympics side 3-1 at the Lawson Tama Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Men's National Basketball Team Names Final Line-Up

The Solomon Islands Men's National Basketball Team has named the final team for the upcoming Pacific Games in Samoa.

Ohoto'ona on the Justification and Monitoring Committee

National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) General Secretary, Phillip Ohoto'ona, states that Justification and Monitoring Committee mechanism must be protected and enhanced.

Kossa FC Drawn in Tough O-League Pool

Kossa has been pooled alongside Fiji champions Ba and Vanuatu' Tafea FC in the toughest pool in the O-League.

SIFF Takes Over HFA Administration

Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) has finally stepped in and took over the administration of the embattled Honiara Football Association (HFA) executive as of 18th July 2007.

NOCSI to Finalize Pacific Games Contingent

The National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands will officially pass their final decision on the number of athletes for the upcoming Pacific Games in Samoa.

Solomon Islands Beat PNG 2-1

The Solomon Islands defeated the visiting Papua New Guinea team 2 - 1 to the delight of the thousands of soccer fans present at the Lawson Tama Stadium.

PNG Defeats Kossa FC 2 - 1

The touring PNG team ensured their Coach's words were true when they defeated that Solomon Islands Club Champions Kossa by 2-1.

Naka Receives Best Player Award

It was double glory for the Bilikiki beach soccer team, walking away with not only the cup but also the best player award.

Bilikiki Soccer Boys Crowned Beach Champions AGAIN!

The Solomon Islands beach soccer team has beaten Vanuatu in the finals 5 - 3, earning them the right to represent Oceania in the upcoming 2007 World Beach Soccer Championship in Brazil.

14 Year Old Smashes National Record

A 14 year old girl from Isabel Province earns a place for Samoa after her stunning performance in the recent Solomon Islands National Athletics Championship last month.

Menapi Named Waitakere Player of the Year

Solomon Islands National Striker, Commins Menapi, has been named player of the year for Oceania Champions League winners Waitakere United.

Bilikiki Beach Boys Defend Cup

Bilikiki is scheduled for a cold doubles opener against Melanesian rival, Vanuatu, and pre-tournament favorites New Zealand at the Devonport's Narrowneck Beach this Saturday the 7th of July.

Weekend Rugby Recap

Marist's spectacular comeback humbles SICHE 10-8 in the top HRUA match of the day at the Panatina Oval on Saturday.

Our Telekom Race Brings Out the Best in Triathlon

Solomon Islands' newest sport drew over 100 competitors and 24 teams for a spectacular Our Telekom Triathlon Solomon Islands Corporate race at Kakabona Beach over the weekend.