Other Sports

Rivalry brings out the best in top two golfers

A friendly rivalry between the Cook Islands’ top two male golfers has resulted in a new Rarotonga Golf Club course record.

Rugby league

Eels through to final after convincing win over Arorongi

Avatiu Nikao Eels are through to the Raro Cars Rugby League Competition final.

Islands battle in Electron Sailing Regatta

The first Rarotonga versus Aitutaki Electron Sailing Regatta is in final preparations for a two-day sailing competition on Aitutaki Lagoon from May 28 to 31, 2021.

Other Sports

Using badminton to instil core values

A local mother-son pair are paving way for development of badminton in the Cook Islands.


Historic win for Bulldogs

Lady Bulldogs claimed the women’s rugby league title in a thrilling final that went down to the wire at the National Stadium in Nikao last night.

Rugby league

Bring it on, league rivals say in advance of big match

Patricia Taea and Maruia Willie share a hearty laugh as they wish each other well for today’s Raro Cars Rugby League Competition women’s final at the National Stadium in Nikao.

Rugby league

League seeks ‘best of the best’

Cook Islands Rugby League (CIRL) is hoping to secure at least an international test match as a warm up game to the Rugby League World Cup to be held in England later in the year.

Rugby league

Titikaveka extend netball lead

Titikaveka premier has extended their lead in the Rarotonga Netball Club Competition after a superb win on Saturday.


Eels rue indiscipline in loss

The Avatiu Nikao Eels are hoping to bounce back in the do-or-die clash against Arorangi Bears this weekend to keep their domestic rugby league title hopes alive.

Rugby league

Tupapa Panthers through to league final

Feleti Iona goes over for a try to help Tupapa Panthers defeat Avatiu Nikao Eels 18-12 in the Raro Cars Rugby League Competition playoff on Saturday at the National Stadium in Nikao.


Youth Football Festival champions

The Kia Orana Youth Football Festival 2021 started a fun-filled and teachable journey like no other for each footballer, ending with lessons learnt, skills gained and trophies won.


Young footballers’ final fight

After a weeklong tournament and questionable weather, the semi-final games in the Cook Islands Youth Football Festival came to an end yesterday.


Cooks-NZ bubble exciting news for sports

The Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC) are feeling a sense of relief, with a travel bubble with New Zealand just eight days away.

Other Sports

Top four battle in football festival

After three days of intense football games and a much-needed rest day, top teams return to the field with polished skills and new game plans, hungry for a spot in the finals on Saturday.


Titikaveka takes netball lead

Avatiu premier’s unbeaten run in the Rarotonga Netball Club Competition came to an end after their loss to Titikaveka.


Comeback win for departing stars

Tupapa Panthers’ dream of finishing the 2021 Raro Cars Rugby League Competition unbeaten was shattered after rivals Avatiu Nikao Eels staged a comeback win in the feature premier clash over the weekend.

Rugby league

If you can’t beat them, dress better than them!

Nikao beach was buzzing with excitement on Saturday as teams comprising rookie and experienced paddlers battled for top prizes in the annual Oe Vaka V12 Corporate Races.


Exciting array of football talent at Youth Festival

Blue skies greeted the many young players and faithful supporters to an exciting and talent-filled day of football on Saturday at the start of the much-awaited 2021 Kia Orana Youth Football Festival.


Badminton players relishing time in NZ

Junior badminton players from the Cook Islands are competing in the Waikato U17 Open tournament this weekend, following a four-day development camp in Auckland.


A step closer to the Rugby World Cup

Cook Islands progress to Rugby World Cup (RWC) 2023 Asia/Pacific Qualifier as 2021 Oceania Rugby Men’s Championships cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Rugby Union

Tolosa shines with three gold medals

Daniel Tolosa won three gold medals in the athletics event at the Cook Islands Youth Games on Wednesday at the National Stadium in Nikao.

Other Sports

Talented players eye a rugby career

Cook Islands Rugby Union is holding a school holiday rugby programme in partnership with New Zealand Rugby, for those aged between 14 and17.

Rugby Union

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