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Ba-Rewa clash in national youth league final

Ba and Rewa will clash in the final of the Fiji Sun/Skipper Tuna National Youth League this Sunday at Govind Park in Ba. Fiji FA Competition Manager Amitesh Pal said Rewa and Ba have qualified after winning their respective zones. The youth league was played throughout the year with western teams Nadroga, Nadi, Lautoka, and Ba) with each other on a home-and-away ... Read More »

Fiji sevens coach alarmed at exodus to Sri Lanka

Fiji’s rugby sevens coach Ben Ryan is concerned at the loss of talented players overseas, particularly to Sri Lanka, saying it threatens to derail the Pacific islanders’ preparations for the Rio Olympics. Ryan said a huge number of players had been lured offshore, estimating 30 Fijian wingers were playing in France alone, including 2014 world sevens player of the year ... Read More »

Speedsters give U.S.A 19-14 win over Fiji

By ANA VURU Tries to strike runners Carlin Isles and Perry Baker and a third to Andrew Durutalo were enough give the U.S.A a handy 21-14 win and the Plate competition title of the Nelson Mandela Bay 7s tournament over Fiji. Durutalo and Isles gave the U.S.A a 14-0 lead at half-time. Vatemo Ravouvou and Savenaca Rawaca brought Fiji level ... Read More »

Fiji run over England 31-0 on way to Plate final

By ANA VURU The Vodafone Fiji 7s side recovered from their Cup quarterfinal loss to Australia at the Nelson Mandela Bay 7s to put 31 points past England and progress to the Plate final. Savenaca Rawaca opening scoring in first 30 seconds against England after Fiji won possession from the breakdown, Fiji 7-0. Amenoni Nasilasila scored next in the corner ... Read More »

Fiji drop to Plate after 31-19 loss to Aussies

By ANA VURU The Vodafone Fiji 7s side lost for the second consecutive week to Australia 31-19 in the elimination stage of the South Africa leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series and dropped to the Plate competition. Fiji started well after Savenaca Rawaca scored in the corner in the first 30 seconds against Australia after Fiji won possession at ... Read More »

Fiji FA Board decides on tournament venues

The Fiji FA Board has released the venues of the major football tournaments during their board meeting in Ba today. Fiji FA President Rajesh Patel said the board decided that all the major tournaments in the Fiji FA calendar would continue to be played 90 minutes.” The Vodafone Fiji FACT will be played at various venues for the first round ... Read More »

Fijians end Day One unbeaten, march to Cup quarters

By ANA VURU Two tries from Jasa Veremalua and another from captain Osea Kolinisau ensured that the Vodafone Fiji 7s side finished Day One of the Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay 7s unbeaten to top Pool C. The Fijians now await the rest of the pools to complete their games top determine their Cup quarterfinal opponents later this evening. Veremalua ... Read More »

Fiji win second pool game, Kunatani out of tournament

By ANA VURU The Vodafone Fiji 7s side appeared to be on course for a Cup quarterfinal spot in the Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay 7s after beating Canada in their second pool game, but lost key forward Semi Kunatani to injury. It was a scrappy start to the match with neither side gaining ascendancy in opening four minutes. Kunatani ... Read More »

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