Sports Archive February 2019

The Pacific Games, scheduled to take place between July 7 and 20, are set to act as the region's official qualifier for the FIBA Asia Continental Cup qualification round.

Basketball Fiji Announce Training Pools for 2019 Pacific Games

Basketball Fiji have announced their training pools for the Pacific Games in Samoa in July.
The Solomon Islands will be one of eight teams competing in the basketball tournament at Samoa 2019 in a field including the defending champions Guam.

Men's Basketball Given Wildcard Entry

The Solomon Islands have been awarded a wildcard entry for the basketball tournament at this year's Pacific Games in Samoa, it has been announced.
Youngster, Raphael Ohanua Leai with his proud mother at the Honiara International Airport.

Soccer Youngster Off to New Zealand

Solomon Islands starlet Raphael Lea’i has gone to New Zealand for school and training with the Wellington Phoenix Academy.
A disciplinary committee found Under-16 player Chris Satu breached both the OFC Disciplinary Code and OFC regulations when he turned out for Solomon Islands at the OFC U16 Championships last year.

Solomon Islands Out of U-17 World Cup

The Oceania Football Confederation has found the Solomon Islands Football Federation breached regulations during a 2018 tournament and has effectively thrown the country out of this year's Under-17 World Cup.