Sports in Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands at Athletics

Olympic Athletes of the Solomon Islands

  • Jenny Keni
  • Pauline Kwalea
  • Francis Manioru
  • Chris Walasi

Solomon Islands Long Jumpers

  • Gideon Omokirio

Solomon Islands Sprinters

  • Jack Iroga
  • Jenny Keni
  • Pauline Kwalea
  • Francis Manioru
  • Gideon Omokirio
  • Chris Walasi

Athletics at the 1981 South Pacific Mini Games

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 New Caledonia 16 14 7 37
2 Papua New Guinea 7 5 4 16
3 French Polynesia 5 4 3 12
4 Fiji 4 3 8 15
5 Solomon Islands 1 4 7 12
6 Tonga 1 0 2 3
7 Wallis and Futuna 1 0 1 2
8 Western Samoa 1 0 0 1
9 Vanuatu 0 3 4 7
10 Cook Islands 0 3 0 3

Solomon Islands at Cricket

Solomon Islands National Cricket Team

South Pacific Games Results

  • 1979: Did not participate
  • 1987: Did not participate
  • 1991: Bronze medal or 4th place
  • 2003: Did not participate
  • 2007: Did not participate

Solomon Islands at Football

Football clubs in the Solomon Islands

  • Hana F.C.
  • Honiara Rangers F.C.
  • Koloale F.C.
  • Kossa F.C.
  • Makuru FC
  • Malaita Kingz F.C.
  • Marist Fire F.C.
  • Real Kakamora F.C.
  • Solomon Warriors F.C.
  • Western United F.C.
  • X-Beam F.C.

Honiara FA League Winners

  • 1984: Sunbeam FC
  • 1985: Rangers FC
  • 1988: Rangers FC
  • 1989: Sunbeam FC
  • 1990: Sunbeam FC
  • 1991: Rangers FC
  • 1994: HPF FC
  • 1995: Rangers FC
  • 1996: Rangers FC
  • 1997: Rangers FC
  • 1998: Rangers FC
  • 1999: Rangers FC
  • 2000: Laugu United FC
  • 2001: Koloale FC
  • 2003: Koloale FC
  • 2004: Makuru FC
  • 2006-07: Makuru FC
  • 2007-08: Koloale FC
  • 2008-09: Kossa FC

Solomon Islands S-League Winners

Premiership Titles

  • 2003-04: Koloale FC
  • 2004-05: Central Realas
  • 2005-06: Marist FC
  • 2006-07: Kossa FC
  • 2007-08: Koloale FC
  • 2008-09: Marist FC
  • 2009-10: Koloale FC
  • 2010-11: Koloale FC
  • 2011-12: Solomon Warriors FC
  • 2013-14: Solomon Warriors FC

Final Series Titles

  • 2010-11: Koloale FC
  • 2011-12: Solomon Warriors FC

O-League Playoffs

  • 2010-11: Koloale FC (defeated Solomon Warriors FC)
  • 2011-12: Solomon Warriors FC (Did Not Play)

Solomon Islands National Football Team

World Cup Record

  • 1930 to 1990 – Did not enter
  • 1994 to 2010 – Did not qualify

Oceania Nations Cup Record

Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
1973 Did not enter
1980 Group stage 8th 3 0 0 3 3 21
1996 Semi-final 3rd 2 0 0 2 1 3
1998 Did not qualify
2000 Semi-final 3rd 4 2 0 2 7 10
2002 Group stage 6th 3 0 1 2 3 9
2004 Final 2nd 7 3 1 3 10 17
2008 Did not qualify
2012 Semi-final 4th 5 1 2 2 5 6
Total   6/9 24 6 4 14 29 66

Pacific Games Record

  • 1963 – Fourth place
  • 1966 – Round 1
  • 1969 – Sixth place
  • 1971 – Did not enter
  • 1975 – Third place
  • 1979 – Third place
  • 1983 – Round 1
  • 1987 – Did not enter
  • 1991 – Second place
  • 1995 – Second place
  • 2003 – Round 1
  • 2007 – Fourth place
  • 2011 – Second place

Wantok Cup Record

  • 2008 (July, 1st edition) – First place

Solomon Islands International Footballers

  • Henry Fa'arodo
  • Tome Faisi
  • Gagame Feni
  • David Firisua
  • Fred Hale (footballer)
  • Freddie Kini
  • Alex Waimora
  • Samson Koti
  • George Ladoga
  • George Lui
  • Joe Luwi
  • Alick Maemae
  • Commins Menapi
  • Jacob Moli
  • Joses Nawo
  • Gideon Omokirio
  • Nelson Sale Kilifa
  • Jack Samani
  • Batram Suri
  • George Suri
  • Samson Takayama
  • Tutizama Tanito
  • David Taro
  • Himson Teleda
  • Benjamin Totori
  • Stanley Waita
  • Vivian Wickham

Solomon Islands at Futsal

Solomon Islands national Futsal Team Results

First international

  • Australia 9–0 Solomon Islands Solomon Islands
    (Canberra, Australia, 25 July 2004)

Biggest win

  • Solomon Islands Solomon Islands 21–2 Tuvalu
  • (Suva, Fiji, 14 August 2010)

Biggest defeat

  • Russia 31–2 Solomon Islands Solomon Islands
  • (Brasilia, Brazil, 6 October 2008)

World Cup

  • Appearances 2 (First in 2008)
  • Best result Group stage, (2008, 2012)

Oceanian Futsal Championship

  • Appearances 5 (First in 2004)
  • Best result Champions (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Solomon Islands at Rugby

Solomon Islands National Rugby Union Team

World Cup Record

  • 1987 - Not invited
  • 1991-1999 - Did not enter
  • 2003-2007 - Did not qualify
  • 2011 - Did not enter
  • 2015 - Did not qualify

Solomon Islands at Olympics

Solomon Islands at the 2012 Summer Olympics Results

Athletics

Men

Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Chris Walasi 100 m 11.42 6 Did not advance

Women

Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Pauline Kwalea 100 m 12.90 5 Did not advance

Judo

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Tony Lomo Men's −60 kg Bye Sigauque (MOZ)
W 0100–0010
Milous (FRA)
L 0001–0020
Did not advance

Weightlifting

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Jenly Tegu Wini Women's −58 kg 65 19 95 17 160 17