Legendary All Blacks coach Sir Graham Henry pointed to a Cook Islander as being one of the people most responsible for the All Blacks record-breaking success over the past 14 years.
The Are Pa Metua centre were the recipients of a $1000-plus donation from the ANZ bank last week.
The Netball Cook Islands team ground out a 54-51 win over a tough Papua New Guinea side to claim their first win in the opening round of the 2018 Oceania Qualifiers in Auckland on Monday night.
Reigning champions Titikaveka Bulldogs have bounced back from a winless few weeks to defeat the Aitutaki Sharks 42-26.
Leaders of the Cook Islands Party (CIP) have responded to the Margaret Matenga’s claims of corruption and bias in the runoff for the Titikaveka CIP candidacy.
The match of the week in the domestic rugby league competition was unfortunately a one-sided affair on Saturday, as the Avatiu/Nikao Eels stomped the Ngatangiia/Matavera Sea Eagles on their way to a 34-8 victory.
Registered Civil Society organisations have been invited by the Social Impact Fund (SIF) to appeal for project funding in six designated priority areas.