In anticipation of the U20 tournament that will be hosted by the Cook Islands later this year, the Cook Islands Rugby Union has named the coach and manager combo that will lead the young side.
Takuvaine may have qualified as the third seed in the Rarotonga Club 15s knockout stages, but they may be in danger of losing in an upset to their Arorangi opponents when they face off at Takuvaine field this Saturday.
The Tupapa Panthers and the Avatiu/Nikao Eels will square off once again this weekend in the first round of the Rarotonga Club 15s knockout stages.
Tupapa Panthers have finished the 2017 Rarotonga Club 15s competition round robin unbeaten, defeating a powerful Avatiu/Nikao Eels team 13-10 at Tupapa’s Victoria Park on Saturday.
The final round robin of the Rarotonga Club 15s competition ends with an absolute cracker as the top two teams, the Tupapa Panthers and the Avatiu/Nikao Eels square off today.
Avatiu Nikao Eels had a walk in the park against Ngatangiia/Matavera Dragons in round nine of the Rarotonga Club 15s competition at home over the weekend.