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).
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The newly-elected Cook Islands Boxing Association president Patricia (Trish) Barton is focused on developing the sport locally before heading for international participation.