Sports Archive April 2012

Grassroots Development in Focus

The development of future local footballers is the focus of a week-long FIFA and OFC grassroots course taking place in the Solomon Islands capital of Honiara last week.
Yongster defender, Chris Tafoa.

Tafoa Made Debut Over Weekend

Politics and controversy aside, Chris Tafoa has a lot in common with athlete Zola Budd.

Solomons Names Soccer Squad

A 31-man training squad for the OFC Nations Cup has been revealed by hosts the Solomon Islands and there is no shortage of well-known names amongst the line-up.

Vanuatu Beats Solomons in Beach Soccer

Vanuatu has won the Asia Pacific beach soccer final defeating the Solomon Islands Bilikiki team in a nail biting finish.
Wallabies number 8, Radike Samo will be visiting Solomon Islands as part of the Australian Sports Outreach Program

Radike Samo for Solomon Islands

Qantas Wallabies, Will Genia, Radike Samo, Digby Ioane and Ben Tapuai have been selected as Ambassadors for the Pacific in Union program, a new tripartite initiative between Australian Rugby Union, the IRB and the Australian Government.