Netball

Sports grant – Commission pays $1.095m for coaches

The Fiji National Sports Commission paid $1.095 million in coaching grant to six sporting organisations in the country towards the employment of their coaches. This is stated in the commission’s annual report from August 2019...

5th December

Former Fiji Pearls shooter Unaisi Rokoura excited to take up head coach position

Netball Fiji has roped in former Fiji Pearls shooter Unaisi Rokoura as the new coach of the side. The netball parent body in a statement said Rokoura was not new to the local netball community having represented Fiji as a player and coached the side from 2009 to 2013. She coached the Papua New Guinea...

3rd December

Netball Fiji appoints Unaisi Rokoura as new head coach

Unaisi Rokoura is the new coach of the Fiji Pearls. According to Netball Fiji, Rokoura is not new to the local netball community having represented Fiji as a player and having previously taken up the coaching role from 2009 to 2013. She also coached the Papua New Guinea Pepe’s from 2015 to 2017. Netball Fiji...

150 teams to participate at Wairiki 7s carnival

A total of 150 teams will participate in next week’s Fiji Bitter Wairiki sevens carnival in the three sports of rugby, netball and volleyball. Despite not having the national sevens rugby team as they are in Dubai, organisers have assured participants and spectators to expect an exciting and tough competition. Organising committee coordinator Ioane Gade...

1st December

Nadroga netball gears up

Nadroga Netball Association is back on the court and planning for more competitions in the near future. After months of COVID-19 lockdown, the association is planning to include a grade to include its Fijian with Indian descents members. Association president Judy Kumar revealed this after their Adi Nadroga Netball Festival last weekend. “Since this was...

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