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Stay Positive, Our Cricket Players Urged

Stay Positive, Our Cricket Players Urged
Fijian cricket men’s team at International Network Churches in Suva on August 19, 2018. Photo: Karalaini Tavi
August 20
13:36 2018

After six weeks of intense training, our national crick­et team are ready for the 2018 ICC World Twenty20 East Asia Pacific Sub Re­gional Qualifier.

They face the region’s top teams of Papua New Guin­ea and Vanuatu at Albert Park, Suva on Saturday.

Cricket Fiji board mem­ber Liga Gukisuva said the team were reminded during their thanksgiving service at the Internation­al Network of Churches in Suva to be positive and play to their best.

“For the first time Fiji will be hosting the 2018 ICC World Twenty20 East Asia Pacific Sub Regional Qualifier and we want to produce the best,” he said.

“The team is in good spirit and they are aware of the task ahead. We keep reminding them to work as a team and not to play as individuals.”

Gukisuva acknowledged the big support from busi­ness houses in Suva.

“This would not possible without the help from our various sponsors and also the public.”

Fiji: Sekove Ravoka (cap­tain), Makutu Seru, Noa Acawei, Maciu Gauna, Sai­moni Tuitoga, Jone Batin­ibulu, Kushal Ram, Jik­oibure Veikauyaki,Kitione Tavo, Riyad Khan, Viliame Yabaki, Peni Vuniwaqa, Jikoivanualevu Kida, Jone Lupe.

Reserves: Metuisela Bei­taki, Tukana Tavo,Soko Waqavakatoga, Delaima­tuku Mariwai.

Edited by Osea Bola

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