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    EDITORIAL: Rugby Makes Fijians Smile: 2019 Rugby World Cup Preparation On Track

EDITORIAL: Rugby Makes Fijians Smile: 2019 Rugby World Cup Preparation On Track

The Fiji Airways Flying Fijians ended the 2017 season with a big 57-17 win in Narbonne, France yesterday. This was their fifth win out of the eight Test matches they

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    EDITORIAL: 2019 Rugby World Cup :Ample Time To Prepare, Keep Rugby Alive, Avoid All Blackout

EDITORIAL: 2019 Rugby World Cup :Ample Time To Prepare, Keep Rugby Alive, Avoid All Blackout

Last Wednesday, September 20, marked exactly two years until the start of the 2019 Rugby World Cup (RWC) in Japan. This means there is ample time for rugby nations to

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    Staying No.1 In Pacific Crucial

Staying No.1 In Pacific Crucial

The Vodafone Flying Fijians face their biggest challenge today – to maintain their number 1 spot as far as the Pacific rugby is concerned. The Flying Fijians and defending champions

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    Watch Top Rugby Action Free On FBC TV

Watch Top Rugby Action Free On FBC TV

This year a total of 28 Autumn International Rugby matches will be shown free to air on FBC TV this year. This was confirmed by FBC chief executive officer, Riyaz

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    I’m Coming Home

I’m Coming Home

  In rugby, as in many other sports, there comes a time where even the sturdiest of players must call it a day. That time has come for former Flying

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    McKee: Path To 2019 RWC

McKee: Path To 2019 RWC

  Vodafone Flying Fijians head coach John McKee has outlined his plans on how we are going to qualify for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. Speaking to SUNsports,

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    Seremaia Bai’s Last Season

Seremaia Bai’s Last Season

Former Vodafone Flying Fijian star second five eight Seremaia Bai is set to hang his boots at the end of the season. The 37-year-old, currently in his second season at

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    Letters To The Editor, 2nd November, 2015

Letters To The Editor, 2nd November, 2015

Rugby lesson learnt Epeli Rabua, Suva Never did I think, that I will ever say this, but congratulations to the New Zealand All Blacks for being the first team to

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    ABs Into RWC Final

ABs Into RWC Final

The New Zealand All Blacks are into their fourth Rugby World Cup Final. This is after they scrapped through against South Africa 20 – 18. New Zealand scored two tries

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Business Lessons From the Rugby World Cup (so far)

  Business Lessons From the Rugby World Cup (so far)

The group stages of the Rugby World Cup have finished and the quarter finalists have been decided. The nations have

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Fiji Wins Final Pool Game

  Fiji Wins Final Pool Game

The Vodafone Flying Fijians finally registered their first win early this morning in their final pool match against Uruguay. The

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Fiji Set Pace: Graham Henry

  Fiji Set Pace: Graham Henry

Fiji have confirmed their status as Pacific rugby’s pacesetters during this World Cup, with critics labelling arch-rival Samoa’s campaign “shameful”

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Naholo Under Injury Cloud

  Naholo Under Injury Cloud

London: Just when the All Blacks thought their Fijian flier was back, another setback has struck. Naholo took a knock

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We Want McKee

  We Want McKee

We want John McKee to stay. That’s the clarion call from Minister for Youth and Sports Laisenia Tuitubou amid reports

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ROYAL PRAISE

  ROYAL PRAISE

Prince Williams was so impressed with the Vodafone Flying Fijians performance yesterday that he visited their dressing room at the

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Fiji Out Of Quarter-final Contention

  Fiji Out Of Quarter-final Contention

Fiji’s quarter-final dream in the 2015 Rugby World Cup is over. But the Vodafone Flying Fijians fought hard for the

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Flying Fijians Win Our Parliament’s Praise

  Flying Fijians Win Our  Parliament’s Praise

The Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday, thanked the Vodafone Flying Fijians in Parliament. He commended the team

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Georgia Beat Tonga 17-10

  Georgia Beat Tonga 17-10

Georgia head coach Milton Haig hailed Georgia’s Pool C victory over Tonga at Kingsholm yesterday as “historic” and is confident

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Flying Fijians To Take On England

  Flying Fijians To Take On England

The Flying Fijians Head Coach John McKee has  announced the Flying Fijians Team to play host England in the opening

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‘Samu Manoa Belongs In World XV’

  ‘Samu Manoa Belongs In World XV’

Kahn Fotual’i, the Samoa scrum-half, is wary of the threat of the United States and in particular his former Northampton

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Rugby World Cup Players to Watch

  Rugby World Cup Players to Watch

With the Rugby World Cup just a week away, dozens of young players are chomping at the bit to make

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Samoa Step Up Cup Preparations

  Samoa Step Up Cup Preparations

The Samoan internationals looked more like Batman villain Bane rather than rugby players as they stepped up their World Cup

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England World Cup Outcast Manu Tuilagi Says He was Harshly Treated

  England World Cup Outcast Manu Tuilagi Says He was Harshly Treated

Manu Tuilagi has revealed he feels harshly treated, having been excluded from the World Cup squad after he pleaded guilty

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Game Still has Head in Sand Over the Risks of Brain Damage

  Game Still has Head  in Sand Over the Risks of Brain Damage

The testimony has become uncomfortably familiar: the aversion to the light, the mood swings, the fatigue and the never-ending headaches.

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Wallabies Call Up Trio For USA Clash

  Wallabies Call Up Trio For USA Clash

Chicago: Wing Taqele Naiyaravoro, lock Sam Carter and hooker James Hanson have been called up to the Wallabies squad for

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Tonga Finalise World Cup Squad

  Tonga Finalise World Cup Squad

Newcastle Falcons second row Uili Kolo’ofa’i has been selected as Tonga’s final player in their World Cup squad. The ‘Ikale

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Captain ‘Confident’

  Captain ‘Confident’

The Vodafone Flying Fijians are beaming with confidence against 2015 Rugby World Cup opponents England, Wales, Australia and Uruguay. Skipper

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Smith Backs Fiji, Australia In Pool A

  Smith Backs Fiji, Australia In Pool A

Legendary Australia back-rower George Smith has backed the Wallabies and also Fiji to make it out of Pool A at

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PROFILE: Netani Talei

  PROFILE: Netani Talei

The daily TEAM UPDATES are a joint partnership between the Fiji Sun and the Flying Fijians Media Team. Name    Netani

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