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Fiji to play international friendly

Fiji Soccer

The Vodafone National Football team will play two friendly International matches this month against Tonga and American Samoa. The side will first host Tonga National football team on 19th August at Govind Park in Ba before playing American Samoa at Prince Charles Park in Nadi on 27th of this Month. The Fiji FA National Team Director Taranesh Reddy said they have accepted ... Read More »

Rugby league legend is Toyota’s new brand ambassador

Rugby league star Petero Civoniceva with Asco Motors Acting CEO Ronal Kumar.

Asco Motors yesterday launched its most exciting sponsorship yet, its association with Rugby League Legend and former Fiji Bati captain Petero Civoniceva and his foundation. The Petero Civoniceva Foundation is a charity that aims to harness the power of sport to inspire communities and transform lives by developing pathways and providing opportunities for young people to achieve their potential through ... Read More »

Historic win secures Fiji’s place in Rio Olympics

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The Vodafone Fiji Under 23 team has qualified for Rio 2016 after beating Vanuatu 4-3 in the Oceania Football Confederation Olympic Qualifier final last night at Sir Hubert Murray Stadium in Port Moresby. Jale Dreloa, converted the critical final spot kick in a penalty shoot out to secure the win for Fiji after both teams had a scoreless tie after full time and ... Read More »

Fiji to contest Vanuatu in Olympic final

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Fiji U23 soccer team will now play Vanuatu in the Olympic qualifier final tonight. The Oceania Football Confederation Disciplinary Committee has upheld a protest lodged by the Vanuatu Football Federation against New Zealand Football following the OFC Men’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament Semi-Final on Friday 10 July. In accordance with Article 7 of the Regulations Governing the Application of the Statutes, ... Read More »

Cricket Fiji Women ruthless against the Cooks on Day ONE

Cricket Fiji women

The Cricket Fiji senior women’s side have sent out an ominous warning on Day 1 of the Pacific Games competition, comprehensively dismantling the Cook Islands bowling and batting attack. Fiji lost the toss and were sent into bat, proving a lucky move as the Fijian upper order raced to 42-2 off just 6 overs. It didn’t stop there, by the ... Read More »

Weightlifting boosted before Games

Weightlifting coach Joe Vueti accepting the cheque from BSP Head of Marketing Nirdesh Singh

THE Fiji Weightlifting team to the XV Pacific Games received a major boost when Bank of South Pacific presented $7,500 to polish off their final preparations in PNG. The team was in camp for the last month in the Old Capital Levuka, now the heart of weightlifting inFiji and arrived into Suva this week before flying off to Port Moresby. The formalities ... Read More »

Labasa excluded from hosting Wellington Phoenix

Fiji Football Association CEO Bob Kumar.

Wellington Phoenix will be touring the country for the first time with matches in Suva and Ba. Day One of the tour will take place this Saturday 27 June at ANZ Stadium, Suva and will see Fiji U23 take on the Phoenix Premiers at 3pm followed by the Fiji national team against Wellington Phoenix at 5.30pm. Day Two will take ... Read More »

Uzbekistan brings an end to Fiji’s World Cup adventure

Fijian coach Frank Farina puts an arm around the dejected Nikel Chand after the FIFA U-20 World Cup Group F match between Fiji and Uzbekistan in New Zealand yesterday where Fiji lost 0-3. (Photo: FIFA/Getty Images)

Uzbekistan have booked a place in the FIFA U-20 World Cup last 16 after a 3-0 win over Fiji, coupled with Honduras’ heavy defeat to Germany, saw them leap from bottom to second place in Group F. A trio of second-half goals sealed the dramatic upturn in fortunes, with Eldor Shomurodov and Zabikhillo Urinboev on target in the space of ... Read More »