Netball

3rd April

Creativity key for Dame Noeline Taurua’s Silver Ferns

Dame Noeline Taurua is renowned for thinking outside the box and innovative netball ideas. It was Taurua’s brainwave to bring in the New Zealand men’s side for a warm-up series prior to the 2019 Netball World...

2nd April

Fiji goal attack Alesi Waqa-Paul in pain after falling badly during the netball match at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia yesterday. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU

Netball funding

WITH the current situation, funding of our programs could be affected, says Netball Fiji president RubyAnn Sorovaki. The newly elected Netball Fiji boss told this newspaper that it was work in progress, though. “With the current situation, funding of our programs might be on hold,” RubyAnn said. “It will require another approach. We will wait...

31st March

Sports events around the world hit by coronavirus pandemic

(Reuters) – Major sports events around the world that have been hit by the coronavirus pandemic: OLYMPICS – The International Olympic Committee and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe concluded the Tokyo 2020 Olympics must be postponed and held no later than the summer of 2021. OLYMPIC TRIALS – U.S. trials for wrestling (April 4-5) were...

30th March

FASANOC works closely with sporting organisations

FIJI Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee chief executive officer Lorrain Mar says they are working closely with national federations in the country as to how they might adapt to training during the COVID-19 pandemic. “The national federations are the experts for their sport, so FASANOC will consult and be guided by the NF...

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