Sports Archive September 2011

Rugby Sevens to Resume Preparation for Oceania

With Solomon Islands confirmed to compete in the Oceania Sevens the Coach and Management of the national Sevens squad are resuming their selection and training program.

NOCSI Called to Resolve Theft Issues

The National Olympic Solomon Islands (NOCSI) is facing possible suspension from the Oceania National Olympic Committee and the International Olympic Committee should the outstanding theft of NOCSI office items at Multi-purpose Hall remain unsolved.
Solomon Islands Ambassador to Taiwan, Victor Ngele, while receiving the items.

Taiwan Donation a Boost to Health Services

Taiwan's Department of Health (DOH) on Monday pledged to donate customized medical equipment to the Solomon Islands, to help combat the high maternal and newborn death rates in the island country.

Solomon Islands Bonito Gear Up for Finals

Hosts New Caledonia will take on the hugely confident Solomon Islands. The Solomon Islands have an uphill battle although they will be confident knowing that they defeated New Caledonia just days before.

Fiji and Solomon Islands Face off in Semis

Fiji and Solomon Islands, two traditional footballing giants of the Oceania region, will face off in Lifou, a provincial town outside of Noumea, New Caledonia.

Rugby 7s: Solomon Islands beat Vanuatu

Solomon Islands have started off strongly in the rugby 7s competition at the SPG.