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Hong Kong unscathed after Day One of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Women’s Sevens

[Hong Kong, 26 March 2015]: A superb unbeaten run from Hong Kong, including a 31-14 victory over Asian champions China, pushed the hosts into a commanding position at the end of the opening day of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Women’s Sevens tournament on Thursday. Hong Kong defeated Asian Games Gold medalists China, who also feature on the World Rugby ... Read More »

2015 Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens Set for Kick-off

  [Hong Kong, 25 March 2015]: The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) celebrated the start of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens with the Captains Photo and Coaches Press Conference at Marco Polo Hotel, the official hotel of the Hong Kong Sevens. This year’s Sevens is coinciding with the celebrations of 40 Years of Sevens in Hong Kong. The ... Read More »

Vodafone Fiji 7’s Team to Hong Kong and Tokyo 7’s Tournaments

Vodafone Fiji 7’s Team to Hong Kong and Tokyo 7’s Tournaments was announced today at the Uprising Beach Resort. Head Coach Ben Ryan selected the following players 1. Amenoni Nasilasila 2. Apisai Domolailai 3. Isake Katonibau 4. Jasa Veremalua 5. Jerry Tuwai 6. Josaia Wini 7. Osea Kolinisau 8. Pio Tuwai 9. Samisoni Viriviri 10. Savenaca Rawaca 11. Semi Kunatani ... Read More »

Fiji U19 cricket side create history

The Fiji Under-19 cricket side competing at the ICC EAP Trophy in New Zealand has created history by being the first Fijian side to qualify for a cricket world cup after beating Samoa by nine wickets this morning. The Fiji cricket side qualified for the 2016 Under-19 World Cup to be played in Bangladesh. Fiji bowled out Samoa for 92 ... Read More »

Injuries keep Fiji 7s star Semi Kunatani out of Marist Sevens

Niggling injuries will keep Yamacia Rugby and Fijian 7s star Semi Kunatani out of next week’s Fiji Bitter Marist 7s. Kunatani, who was outstanding in Las Vegas and Wellington in the last two legs, has been rested by Vodafone Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan and Yamacia coach David Dakuitoga. Dakuitoga said the Yamacia club would support Ryan’s decision in allowing ... Read More »

Ex-Flying Fijians captain signs up with Harlequins

Harlequins have signed Fiji back-row Netani Talei until the end of the season. Quins coach Conor O’Shea has seen his back-row resources hit by the departure of Nick Easter and Chris Robshaw to England duty, and Talei, who has won 28 international caps and captained Fiji, will give him an extra option. Talei, 31, can play at No 8 or ... Read More »

Fiji cricket one win away from World Cup

Fiji is one win away from the Under 19 Cricket World Cup after beating Vanuatu in yesterday’s top of the table clash at the East Asia Pacific Trophy in Blenheim, New Zealand. After being sent into bat, Vanuatu slumped from 47 for 1 to be all out for just 96 runs in the 24th over, with Josaia Baleicikoibia and Tadulala ... Read More »

Historic win for Cricket Fiji on road to the World Cup

Fiji stunned the region with a five-wicket win over pre-tournament favourites PNG on the first day of competition at the 2015 Pepsi ICC East Asia-Pacific Under 19 Trophy. The win puts Fiji in the box seat to qualify for the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup. Amazingly this will be the first time PNG lost in the U19’s format in ... Read More »

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