The New Zealand men’s basketballers have had bigger wins on the international stage, but few as special as their 86-82 upset of tournament hosts Lebanon in their second game of the FIBA Asia Cup in Beirut.
The Nukz Power 1-Night Mixed Volleyball Tournament held on August 9 proved a huge success, with over $2,000 being raised to support the team to participate in the Manea Games.
After two days of intense rivalry between villages and islands, the Rakahanga golf team came out on top on Saturday and retained the Constitution Cup title they won the previous year.
A Cook Islands junior tennis squad is off to Lautoka, Fiji on Saturday morning to participate in the Pacific Oceania Junior Championship, in the under 12 and under 16 categories.
The Cook Islands may have finished the indoor handball tournament without a win, but coach Peter John was encouraged by the team’s final performance.
Cook Islands Volleyball president Hugh Graham says he was more than happy to postpone the 21-week Prime Foods Mixed Social League Volleyball to run a one-night indoor competition.
A Cook Islands under-15 junior badminton development squad is heading to Auckland this weekend to attend a four day Oceania development camp which starts on Monday.