Monday, February 26, 2018

Leaders square off in Group B

Buoyed by their 2-0 win over Solomon Warriors on Sunday, Erakor Golden Star’s coach Obed Jimmy said the Vanuatu club were riding a wave of confidence as they look to back up against the Tahitian champions.

Bulls, Sharks, Saints and Power House claim first wins

Like the start of all Vanuatu Cricket competitions, the excitement and competitiveness were there and the teams were ready to fight for their first victory.

Nalkutan and Ba make historic progress

Vanuatu coach Moise Poida said the approach from their opponents was expected, but it took time for his team to adjust and impose their style.

Vanuatu Table Tennis Umpire awarded scholarship

The umpire’s scholarship assists with the transition of umpires from community level to high performance.

VFF gets support from Japanese football player

Lambert Maltok, VFF President, expressed his appreciation to Tsuyoshi for his support to Vanuatu football.

Erakor, Dragon post wins in Papeete

Barry Mansale curled a pinpoint free-kick past replacement custodian Jospeh Komu and before the Warriors players had time to take stock, Tony Kaltack had doubled the lead.

Four continue in Group A points race

Making the step from Qualifier football to Group Stage for the first time in 17 years was a steep learning curve for Tupapa Maraerenga, who now face another uphill challenge against Nalkutan.

Nalkutan notch historic win at home

After a nervous start, Nalkutan soon got into the swing of things, putting their experienced opponents under pressure with precision passing and a powerful attack.

Pacific challengers seek to end Auckland’s hegemony

Following last year’s increase from 12 to 16 teams, the new campaign will see another adjustment to the format with the introduction of quarter-finals.

Nasi and Em Pawa say farewell

At a farewell event held at Freshwota Bilingual School on Friday, the Van2017 Pacific Mini Games mascots were officially retired.