The TD Karate said he is confident this Mini Games can be used as a catalyst for change in Vanuatu karate development.
The Athletics Fiji president said they spent so much money on athletes during the 2016 Melanesian Games and 2017 Oceania Games.
The beauty of the home-grown Vanuatu team in South Africa was not just performing at the highest level possible in the competition, but also displaying some real star potential players.
Having set Vanuatu 256 on the back of 86 off 101 from Ben Stevens, Jersey’s bowlers went on to bowl them out with over 13 overs to spare.
Vanuatu's win over Italy, and the promotion to Division Four that comes with it, puts them in the top 30 of the ICC's one-day rankings for the first time.
Vanuatu chase down 227 to beat Germany and book Italy semi-final, while Italy, Jersey and Qatar also win on final day of group matches.
Van2017 is committed to training umpires and all other volunteers in accordance with the best international practices.
There was plenty of late drama as Vanuatu almost pulled off a spectacular victory against Ghana despite being seemingly on course for defeat.
Jason Rakau, the CEO of AVL, said he is pleased that AVL is able to continue with the sponsorship of the Vanuatu National Cricket Team.
There was a close finish on the final day of the Vanuatu Golf Open for 2017.