BY ROMULUS HUTA’
THE Honiara Rugby Union Association (HRUA) will kick off the 2018 league on May 12.
HRUA President Carlwyn Tengemoana confirmed yesterday.
A total of eight teams have already confirmed their participation.
They are Avaiki, Luapel, Matangiki, Realas, Diesel Services, Henderson Hammerheads (HHH), Islanders and TIA Warriors.
Marist, SOSA and Police are yet to confirm their participations.
According to the HRUA technical team, matches for the HRUA league will be played the Panatina Oval.
HRUA stated that the 2018 competition will be conducted in a pool format.
Teams drawn into Pool A are Avaiki, Luapel, Matangiki and Realas while Pool B consists of Diesel Services, HHH, Islanders and TIA Warriors.
Once SOSA, Marist and Police confirm their participations, they will be slotted into each of the two pools, according to the HRUA technical team.