The women’s team beat Vanuatu 8 – 4. Vanuatu beat Solomon Islands 11-1. Second highest scorer in the competition, PNG’s Vanessa Perry collected four more points bringing her tally to 12 today. She scored four out of 8 goals. Martin Kanamon scored 7 of PNG’s 23 goals. Hussain Lowah scored 5 goals, Rex Loth 4 and Nelson Tom3. The Tongans were gracious in defeat and in true Pacific style, danced their way off the team bench. In the men’s games; PNG gave newcomers Tonga a 23 nil thrashing. The local boys played in front of a packed crowd. Meanwhile competition leaders Fiji thrashed Tonga 21-1 in the other match. Captain Milton Kisapai registered their first point in the first minute and the boys were on a scoring spree till the 45th minute of the three 15 minute period match. Alice Fred scored a double in the match while Kari Raurela and Captain Terry Kiapin scored one each. Vanuatu’s goals came from Kathleen Kalsav (2) and Everly Kalsong (2). Both the men’s and women’s teams are now through to the medal play off which will take place at 10am tomorrow at the BSP (Sir John Guise) stadium. Fiji men’s team was on bye today.
UPDATED: One man has been arrested after Gardai uncovered a major drugs operation in Portsalon last night.Gardai are examining the growhouse in Portsalon this evening.As part of an intelligence-led operation, officers from the drugs unit raided a house in the area.The operation uncovered a major cannabis grow-house containing what is believed to be a substantial amount of drugs. A total of 321 plants worth an estimated €128,000 have been uncovered.One man, who is understood to be a foreign national and aged 28, was arrested at the scene.He is currently being questioned at Letterkenny Garda station.A Garda team are at the scene of the raid. Elaborate apparatus used to grow cannabis has been recovered as well as a substantial amount of cannabis plants.The raid is the latest such bust following a number of similar type operations across the county in recent months.A number of people recently appeared before the courts after a growhouse was discovered a Chinese takeaway in Balybofey. BREAKING NEWS: DONEGAL GARDAI DISCOVER DRUGS FACTORY was last modified: September 5th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:cannabisGardaigrowhousePortsalon