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    We’re A Rugby Power

We’re A Rugby Power

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama commended the Fiji Rugby Union for their achievement on the world stage last year. Bainimarama, who is also the president of the FRU, made the comment

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    Get Expat Or  Give Tanivula  A Fair Go

Get Expat Or Give Tanivula A Fair Go

Coach Ben Ryan has left behind an indelible mark. It would be impossible to find a perfect fit to match the ginger-haired Englishman achievements for Fiji in the last three

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    I Owe Ben A Lot, Cracknell says

I Owe Ben A Lot, Cracknell says

  Fijian 7s rugby skills coach Chris Cracknell returns to London after being honoured as an Officer of the Order of Fiji yesterday. He was among the players and officials

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    Rio Trio Tell Of  Delayed Trip Home

Rio Trio Tell Of Delayed Trip Home

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens reps (from left) Semi Kunatani, Ropate Kauvesi (7s team manager), Aminiasi Kunabuli (Kunatani’s dad) and Leone Nakarawa (right), at the Nadi International Airport yesterday. The

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    Cracknell Shares His Experience

Cracknell Shares His Experience

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens skills coach and women’s head coach Chris Cracknell spoke to GRAEME COPAS of Maidenhead Advertiser about his work with the Rio 2016 gold medal winning

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    ‘We’ve Failed In Our Attacking Game’

‘We’ve Failed In Our Attacking Game’

The Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens side have lost out on the medal race for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games after going down to Great Britain 7-26 at Deodoro Stadium,

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    Gutted But Proud Of Fijiana: Cracknell

Gutted But Proud Of Fijiana: Cracknell

Despite the loss to Great Britain in the quarter-finals this morning, Fijiana Head Coach Chris Cracknell is proud of the girls. Cracknell tweeted: “Gutted. But proud.”   Gutted. But proud.

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    It’s About Going To The Next Level, Cracknell Reveals

It’s About Going To The Next Level, Cracknell Reveals

With their Olympic Games opener just days away, Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens head coach, Chris Cracknell spoke about their preparation, and changes he had seen in the players during

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    Safe Arrival -Final Phase Of Preparation Before We Head To Rio

Safe Arrival -Final Phase Of Preparation Before We Head To Rio

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team arrived in Santiago, Chile, early morning. The Fiji Rugby Union media officer Talei Mow tweeted that the Ben Ryan coached-side have arrived safely as

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Cacknell’s Dream Comes True

  Cacknell’s Dream Comes True

Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens head coach, Chris Cracknell said to coach the side to  next month’s Olympic Games is

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Cracknell: Team Unity Is A Must

  Cracknell: Team Unity Is A Must

  The management of the national women’s rugby sevens side are banking on the power of unity as they prepare

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Fijiana Reach Bowl Semifinal

  Fijiana Reach Bowl Semifinal

  The Telecom Fijiana take on Japan today in the Bowl semifinals of the Langford 7s at Westhills Stadium, Canada.

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Fijiana To Execute Free Flowing Rugby

  Fijiana To Execute Free Flowing Rugby

  Fans can expect free flowing rugby and better execution from the Telecom Fijiana in the Women’s Sevens Series in

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Fijiana Improving

  Fijiana Improving

  Fiji Rugby women coaching director Chris Cracknell continues to be happy with the performance of the Telecom Fijiana team

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READY TO STRIKE

  READY TO STRIKE

  The Telecom Fijiana team looks all ready to participate in the second leg of the Women’s Sevens Series in

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New Reps Impress Chris Cracknell

  New Reps Impress Chris Cracknell

  Chris Cracknell is impressed with the progress made by new Telecom Fijiana reps Miriama Naiobasali and Miriama Marawa The

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Our Fijiana Gear Up

  Our Fijiana Gear Up

The Telecom Fijiana are  working on getting their combinations right ahead of this weekend’s Brazil Women’s  Sevens in Sao Paulo.

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Cracknell: Focus On Specifics

  Cracknell: Focus On Specifics

The Telecom Fijiana team is acclimatising in Sao Paulo, Brazil since they arrived for the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series

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Fijiana Seeking Slice Of 7s Glory

  Fijiana Seeking Slice Of 7s Glory

Emerging from the shadow of the all-conquering men’s team is a daunting prospect for Telecom Fijiana but they are starting

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Daurewa Joins Fijiana List

  Daurewa Joins Fijiana List

Women’s Rugby coaching director Chris Cracknell has singled out Striders rover Raijeli Daurewa. Daurewa helped her side win the Plate

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More Reps For Chris Outfit

  More Reps For Chris Outfit

Chris Cracknell says few players are likely to be included in the extensive Telecom Fijiana squad. The Fiji Women coaching

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Cracknell Ropes In U18s

  Cracknell Ropes In U18s

They will be tested in this week’s Bayleys Coral Coast 7s   Telecom Fijiana coaching director Chris Cracknell has included

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More Surprises In 2016

  More Surprises In 2016

The Telecom Fijiana team aims to spring more surprises in the new season. Women’s Rugby coaching director Chris Cracknell said

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No Party

  No Party

Team sacrifice Christmas festivity to prepare for the second leg of the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series in Brazil  

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Watch Out For Agents: Ryan

  Watch Out For Agents: Ryan

Vodafone Fijian 7s coach Ben Ryan has urged the 29 inductees of the Elite Player Pathway Academy not to take

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Reps Impress

  Reps Impress

Telecom Fijiana head coach Chris Cracknell believes having the right attitude will push players to excel at the World Rugby

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Ready To Play

  Ready To Play

  The Telecom Fijiana team wasted no time since landing in Dubai as they have got straight to work preparing

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Our Ruggers Hit The Dunes Again

  Our Ruggers Hit The Dunes Again

The overcast Sigatoka skies did not dampen the spirits of our men and women’s 7s teams. Fijiana coach, Chris Cracknell

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