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Dragons sign Fijian flyer Nabuli from Panthers

Etonia Nabuli has been signed up  by the St George Illawarra Dragons in the NRL.

A Fijian flyer discovered by rugby league greats Andrew Johns and Brad Fittler carrying bags in a hotel on the Coral Coast has knocked back a Super Rugby deal to keep his NRL dream alive at St George Illawarra. Eto Nabuli risked everything two years ago after a chance meeting with the NRL greats, to come to Australia and link ... Read More »

Pacific pride on the line at Oceania Sevens

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Four core teams will fine tune their preparations for the start of the HSBC Sevens World Series 2014/15 next weekend by competing in the Oceania Sevens Championship, which kicks off today in Noosa on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast and forms part of the popular Noosa International Sevens The 12-team men’s competition features such heavyweights as New Zealand – who are making ... Read More »

Flying Fijians Europe tour squad named

Vodafone Flying Fijians coach John McKee.

By ANA VURU Seven local-based players have forced their way into the 30-member Vodafone Flying Fijians team for this year’s Europe tour next month. They are Manasa Saulo (Suva), Peni Ravai (Nadroga), Viliame Veikoso (Suva), Nemani Nagusa (Nadroga), Henry Seniloli (Tailevu) and Jonetani Ralulu (Nadroga). The team was named in Suva today by Flying Fijians coach John McKee, who has ... Read More »

Ryan readies Fiji 7s for Gold Coast battle

The Fiji 7s team that won the 2012 Gold Coast tournament.

By ANA VURU Vodafone Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan hopes his side will come out firing in the first leg of the 2014/2015 IRB Sevens World Series at the Gold Coast, Australia, next month. Speaking at the team’s Pacific Harbour base after naming his 12-member side, Ryan said he understood there would be some hard battles against teams that were ... Read More »

Ryan names four new 7s caps

Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan.

By ANA VURU Four new players have been named in the Vodafone Fiji Sevens team for the Gold Coast tournament of the IRB Sevens World Series to be played next month in Australia. Apisai Naqaliva, Eminoni Nasilasila, Savenaca Rawaca and Senivalati Ramuwai have today been named in the 12-member team by coach Ben Ryan. The team is: Osea Kolinisau (Captain), ... Read More »

Interesting match-ups at 2014 IDC

From left, Courts head of marketing Anil Senewiratne, Tarun Patel, PL Munasinghe (CEO Courts), Fiji FA President Rajesh Patel and Chief Operating Officer Courts Hamendra Prasad during the Courts IDC draw in Samabula today.

By ANA VURU Reigning InterDistrict Cup tournament winners Ba have been drawn with Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants winner Rewa for next month’s IDC tourney at Suva’s ANZ Stadium. They head Pool A, while Fiji Sun Skipper Tuna National Football League champs Suva and Fiji FACT winners Nadi are the teams to beat in Pool B. Interesting match-ups loom ... Read More »

Tuckers Ice Cream National Secondary Schools Basketball Championships – Final Day Results

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Dates : 25th – 28th August, 2014 Time : 9am – 5pm Contact Liaison: Valerie – 9261556 and/or Catherine – 8075517 ________________________________________________________________________________ Final day results from the Vodafone Arena Big upset this morning when regining champions LDS lost to John Wesley in the quarter finals. Below are the results. 8:30am Quarter U19 Boys Quarter Finals Court 1 : Yat Sen ... Read More »

Tuckers Ice Cream Fiji Secondary School Basketball Championships Draws

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Court 1 8:30am U19 Boys Quarter Finals 1 JNC VS Yat Sen 8:30am U19 Boys Quarter Finals 2 JWC VS LDS 9:30am U19 Boys Quarter Finals 3 LBSS VS Tilak 8:30am U19 Boys Quarter Finals 4 ISS VS Natabua 10:30am U15 Girls Semi Finals 1 Gospel Vs Natabua 10:30am U15 Girls Semi Finals 2 LDS Vs Suva Grammar 11: 10am ... Read More »