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Articles by Solomone Taukei

Sea Eagles soar to dramatic draw

Monday 15 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The week nine of Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s competition brought intense clashes and thrilling moments as teams battled it out for crucial wins, aiming to solidify their positions in the league table.


Netball titans set to clash in round two

Saturday 13 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Netball, Sports

The second round of the Rarotonga Netball Club Competition promises to deliver thrilling matches as the top teams vie for supremacy on the court.


Panthers and Sea Eagles collide in crucial match

Saturday 13 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

As rugby league enthusiasts gear up for another thrilling weekend of action, all eyes are on the premier men’s clash between the Tupapa Panthers and the Ngatangiia/Matavera Sea Eagles.


Electrifying start! Netball season promises high levels of competition

Wednesday 10 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Netball, Sports

The Netball Cook Islands domestic season is off to an electrifying start with the annual Rarotonga club competition commencing on Saturday.


Panthers claw back against Eels

Monday 8 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Week eight of the Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s competition witnessed thrilling matchups and surprising turnarounds as teams battled it out at Raemaru Park in Arorangi.


Rugby league fever returns!

Saturday 6 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The rugby league fever is about to hit Raemaru Park once again, and this weekend promises nothing short of excitement and thrill for fans and players alike.


Bounty Spikers dominate Easter Volleyball Competition

Thursday 4 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Sports, Volleyball

The Cook Islands Volleyball Federation Easter Games saw tremendous success with 24 teams fiercely competing for the top prize on Easter Monday.


Cook Islands Assembly of God celebrates 50 years of faith

Tuesday 2 April 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Church Talk, Features

The Cook Islands Assembly of God (AOG) church is marking a monumental milestone – 50 years of operation within the Cook Islands.


Contenders clash for title

Thursday 28 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The 2024 Cook Islands Rugby League season unveils its contenders, with each team eyeing the coveted title with fierce determination.


Panthers and Eels reign supreme

Monday 25 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in League, Sports

Round two of the Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s competition started with a big bang as the Tupapa Panthers found their redemption against the Titikaveka Bulldogs on Friday at Aretere Park.


Defending champs seek redemption

Saturday 23 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

As the titans of the Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s competition clash once again, anticipation is at fever pitch for another thrilling weekend of matches.


Redemption or repeat?: Panthers face off against Bulldogs again

Friday 22 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in League, Sports

In a highly anticipated clash in the Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s premier men’s competition this afternoon, Tupapa Panthers are gearing up to face off against Titikaveka Bulldogs at Aretere Park in Avatiu.


Sea Eagles and Panthers soar

Monday 18 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The Ngatangiia Matavera Sea Eagles and Tupapa Panthers won their respective premier men’s matches in week one of round two Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s competition.


Rarotonga 13s comp heats up

Saturday 16 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

As the Cook Islands Rugby League Rarotonga 13s season heats up, Victoria Park in Tupapa is set to host another round of thrilling matches this afternoon.


Respect the whistle: Refs call for understanding from fans

Thursday 14 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Cook Islands Rugby League referees face criticism from fans despite lacking technology and working hard to ensure fair play, and the association is calling for more understanding and potential new referees.


Underdogs rise as Sea Eagles shock Eels

Monday 11 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

In the fifth week of rugby league action, the fields witnessed unexpected shifts and surprises as underdogs rose to the occasion and mighty teams faced humbling defeats.


Nukupure Park set for thrilling clashes

Saturday 9 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

As the anticipation builds for the next set of rugby league games today at Nukupure Park, all eyes are on the clash between the Titikaveka Lady Bulldogs and the Arorangi Lady Bears in the senior women’s division.


Eels lead, Panthers fight back

Monday 4 March 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in League, Sports

Avatiu Nikao Eels premier men’s side cemented their place on top of the domestic 13s competition after extending their winning streak to three matches.


Rugby league thrills at Raemaru Park

Monday 26 February 2024 | Written by Solomone Taukei | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Excitement filled Raemaru Park in Arorangi on Saturday as rugby league fans throughout Rarotonga gathered to witness a thrilling display of talent. Solomone Taukei reports.