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Monday 26 September 2022 | Written by Supplied | Published in Football, Sports


Rarotonga football competition intensifies
Avatiu’s Nicole Tiaore battles for possession with Titikaveka’s attacking forward Tehinnah Tatuava. CIFA MEDIA/22092506

Tupapa Maraerenga football side continued its unbeaten run in the premier men’s competition beating Matavera 3-0 on Friday.

The round four matches in the 2022 Rarotonga football season was held last week with some exciting battles especially in the premier men’s and senior women’s divisions.

In the Tower Insurance premier men’s division, Matavera-Ngatangiia went head to head with football giants Tupapa Maraerenga on Friday.

Tupapa came away with a 3-0 win to extend their lead on the points table.

In the other premier men’s matches played on Saturday, defending champions Nikao Sokattak thumped Puaikura 4-0 while the Avatiu and Titikaveka match ended in a nil-all draw.

In The Islander senior women’s division, Matavera managed to hold defending champions Tupapa Maraerenga 1-all on Friday.

On Saturday, the Avatiu versus Titikaveka match ended in a stalemate (nil-all draw) while Puaikura defeated Nikao Sokattak 1-0.



Matavera vs Tupapa Maraerenga – Premier Men 0-3, Senior Women 1-1, U18 Men 2-3, U15 Boys 3-2, U15 Girls 0-3, U12 Mix 0-3, U10 Mix 2-7, U8 Mix 4-0, U6 Mix 1-3; Avatiu vs Titikaveka – Premier Men 0-0, Senior Women 0-0, U18 Men 1-0, U15 Boys 2-0, U15 Girls 1-0, U12 Mix 3-0, U10 Mix 4-0, U8 Mix 1-5; Puaikura vs Nikao Sokattak – Premier Men 0-4, Senior Women 1-0, U18 Men 0-18, U15 Boys 0-9, U15 Girls 0-3, U12 Mix 1-2, U10 Mix 0-5, U8 Mix 3-2, U6 Mix 4-1.