Former minister of sport Mark Brown has congratulated lawn bowler’s Taiki Paniani and Aidan Zittersteijn for their historic bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
Taiki Paniani and Aidan Zittersteijn have put their country on the map for lawn bowls at one of the world’s largest sporting tournaments, the Commonwealth Games
After a jittery start on day two of the Commonwealth Games 2018, the lawn bowls pair’s team defeated Papua New Guinea to record their third win on Thursday (CI time).
The Cook Islands are heading into the Tag Football World Cup this November in top form, having been named the second overall nation at the recent Junior Oceania Tournament in Auckland.
Team Cook Islands won it’s first ever medal in the Commonwealth Games, thanks to the brilliance of bowling pair Aidan Zittersteijn and Taiki Paniani.
A new super heavyweight champion was crowned on Wednesday night when Queensland-based Samson Teremoana defeated local boxing hero Osalai Akai in the Battle of Champions programme at a packed National Auditorium.
Cook Islands bowling pair Aidan Zittersteijn and Taiki Paniani made a superb start to their campaign at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast on Wednesday (CI time).