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Super Matches In Suva

Super Matches In Suva
February 23
09:48 2015

The Vodafone Flying Fijians will play two games against a Super Rugby team in Suva in August.

And a full test in London against a Tier Two team two weeks before Fiji plays England in the opening match of the Rugby World Cup at Twickenham on September 19

Vodafone Flying Fijians coach John McKee is negotiating for more warm ups apart from the Pacific Nations Cup matches against Samoa, Tonga, Japan, USA and Canada.

“The FRU is currently in the final stages of discussions with a Super Rugby team for two matches in Fiji in August and with an international team for a full test match in London on September 5 or 6,” McKee said.

He believes the three matches would be a perfect opportunity for him st out his squad.

“These games will very important part of our preparation to test our squad and game plans against top opposition before meeting England in the opening game of the RWC,” he said.

Fiji is grouped in Pool A with Australia, Wales, Uruguay and England.

Fiji plays Australia on September 23, Wales on October 1 and their final pool match against Uruguay on October 6.

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