Pacific Games

Fiji hockey secures final spot

November 30, 2023 4:50 pm

[Source: Team Fiji/Facebook]

Team Fiji has secured a spot in the men’s hockey final tomorrow.

Led by inspiration skipper Richard Sekiguchi, the national team defeated Vanuatu 2-1 in the semi-final this afternoon.

The national side won the match by penalty shootout while two of Vanuatu’s goals were disallowed by the umpire for infringements.

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The women’s side will face Papua New Guinea in the semi-final at this hour.

Meanwhile boxer Elia Rokobuli has progressed to the 63.5kg category final after a hard-fought victory over Hemi Marra of New Zealand this afternoon.

Our men’s basketball 3×3 side lost to Guam 21-16, after earlier winning their pool games against Tonga, Samoa and Tahiti.