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    Not Again, Ben

Not Again, Ben

It’s sad that former national rug­by sevens coach Ben Ryan has told the Sydney Morning Herald that he is the ‘No.1 hated man’ at the Fiji Rugby Union. Again this

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    OPINION: Move On, Ben

OPINION: Move On, Ben

Former national rugby 7s coach Ben Ryan may have  his reasons for not supporting Fiji Rugby Union’s bid to host one of the World Rugby Sevens Series tournaments. This week,

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    FRU Says Ryan’s Figures Off The Mark

FRU Says Ryan’s Figures Off The Mark

In a statement yesterday, the FRU said the $1million highlighted by Ryan was greatly exaggerated and not factual. “The figures quoted by Ben in terms of the cost of the

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    Ryan vs Baber Things In Common

Ryan vs Baber Things In Common

The writer is a Fiji Sun columnist. He can be contacted at ajay@carvingdream.com There are always going to be comparisons made between former Olympic Gold winning coach Ben Ryan and

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    Analysis: What Next?

Analysis: What Next?

Critics have drawn their swords and begun their attacks on our Vodafone Fijian 7s team after they were bundled out of cup play in the London Sevens during the weekend.

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    Look who’s back

Look who’s back

Former Vodafone Fijian 7s head coach Ben Ryan arrived in the country yesterday on a business trip. Speaking to SUNsports, Ryan said he is here for a few days but

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    ‘Ice’ Out for  4 Matches

‘Ice’ Out for 4 Matches

Veteran Vodafone Fijian 7s prop Isake “Ice” Katonibau was handed a four-match World Rugby Sevens suspension yesterday. The was confirmed by the team management after Katonibau was red carded for

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    Ryan’s Pick for Vegas

Ryan’s Pick for Vegas

  Former Vodafone Fijian 7s head coach Ben Ryan believes Masivesi Dakuwaqa and Apisai Domolailai should be considered for the Las Vegas and Vancouver 7s tournaments. The Vodafone Fijians fell

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    Letters To The Editor, January 11, 2017

Letters To The Editor, January 11, 2017

Rugby award Wise Muavono, Lautoka On behalf of all Fijian rugby fans, I nominate my tau, Ben Ryan, for the 2016 Coach of the Year Award in this Saturday’s Fiji

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Time’s Up For Rob

  Time’s Up For Rob

  A new manager will be in charge of the Vodafone Fijian 7s team in the second leg of the

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Took Me 14 Months To Get Players Contracted: Ryan

  Took Me 14 Months To Get Players Contracted: Ryan

  Ben Ryan said it took him 14 months during his three-year tenure as the Vodafone Fijian 7s coach to

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Ryan Lends Support To Team

  Ryan Lends Support To Team

  Ben Ryan will be in Cape Town this week to cheer on the Vodafone Fijian 7s team as they

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Taliga’s Footwork Dazzles Fans

  Taliga’s Footwork Dazzles Fans

The Vodafone Fijian 7s rep Kitione Taliga continues to impress rugby 7s fans here and overseas. He was again lethal

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From The Desert To The Olympics, Let’s Start Again At 7he Sevens

  From The Desert To The Olympics, Let’s Start Again At 7he Sevens

It all started in the desert for our proud rugby nation this time last year. Under former coach Ben  Ryan,

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Fijians Targeted In Pool Play

  Fijians Targeted  In Pool Play

  The Vodafone Fijian 7s team who are defending Dubai 7s tournament champions are in for a testing time. Without

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Go Toe To Toe

  Go Toe To Toe

  Ben Ryan will deliver a special message to the Vodafone Flying Fijians at the Lensbury Hotel in London tomorrow.

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Team No.1

  Team No.1

  Team Fiji Rugby 7s for the first time received the Best Male Team Award at the Association of National Olympic

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Ryan’s ‘$52m Plan’

  Ryan’s ‘$52m Plan’

An ambitious venture termed to be a revolutionary plan is being worked on with the impossible task to end the

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World Watching Baber: Sir Gordon

  World Watching Baber: Sir Gordon

Sir Gordon Tietjens knows the big challenge new Vodafone Fijian 7s coach Gareth Baber will go through in coaching the

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Keeping Our Winning Habit

  Keeping Our Winning Habit

  Allowing players to play to their full potential is Vodafone Fijian 7s coach Gareth Baber’s way to keep the

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Kolinisau, Ryan And Fiji 7s team Shortlisted for Top World Rugby Awards

  Kolinisau, Ryan And Fiji 7s team Shortlisted for Top World Rugby Awards

The Fiji 7s team  has been shortlisted in the annual World Rugby Awards to take place next week in London.

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Support Gareth: Ryan

  Support Gareth: Ryan

Former 7s coach Ben Ryan pleads support for newly appointed coach Gareth Baber. Baber will take over from Ryan during

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Hong Kong Mini Clubs Donate Rugby Kits

  Hong Kong Mini Clubs Donate Rugby Kits

  The Hong Kong mini-rugby clubs gathered at Kings Park last Sunday to donate rugby kits to Fiji. These rugby

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Wairiki Students Welcome Minister

  Wairiki Students Welcome Minister

The students and staff of Wairiki Primary School dressed in Bula outfits welcomed the Minister of Youth and Sports Laisenia

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$283,000 bonus for Ports Terminal staff

  $283,000 bonus for Ports Terminal staff

  Seventy-six permanent staff members and 177 registered relief workers of Fiji Ports Terminal Limited shared a bonus payment of

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Thank You Fiji

  Thank You Fiji

Kauvesi expressed gratitude to the people for giving generously towards the team Fijian sevens rugby manager Ropate Kauvesi expressed his

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7s ‘Bu’ Man Cama

  7s ‘Bu’ Man Cama

  Sekope Cama is a proud man today after being very much part of the gold medal win at the

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Land , New Name For Ben Ryan

  Land , New Name For Ben Ryan

Serua Province yesterday honoured champion 7s rugby coach Ben Ryan and rewarded him. It gave Ryan three acres of land,

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No 15s for Fiji: Ryan

  No 15s for Fiji: Ryan

  Ben Ryan has ruled out coaching the Vodafone Flying Fijians. The winning 7s rugby coach has ruled out switching

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