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  The Cook Islands Under-20 team is looking forward to a good test on Saturday. The team arrived at the Nadi International Airport for the 2016 Oceania Rugby Junior Trophy
24 Nov 2016 12:50
Cooks Islands Here
Cook Islands U20 rugby team at the Nadi International Airport yesterday. Photo: WAISEA NASOKIA

 

The Cook Islands Under-20 team is looking forward to a good test on Saturday.

The team arrived at the Nadi International Airport for the 2016 Oceania Rugby Junior Trophy to be played at the ANZ Stadium in Suva.

During their buildup, the team defeated Grammar TEC 28-16 last Wednesday before heading into Suva for the two tests against Fiji and Tonga.

They will their first training session at the USP Ground III today and the captain’s run on Friday.

The side faces Fiji this Saturday at 3pm.

Meanwhile, the side also faces Tonga on December 2, while Fiji hosts Tonga at 3pm on December 10.

Cook Islands: Keegan Laursen, Kora Kora, Jeronia Rongo, Zac Martin, Kostello Nuku, Nelson Ngaoire, Oneal Rongo, Jay Matai, Tanire Mokoroa, Tangaroa Hosea, Richmond Tongatama, Sean-Ben Kiria, Ethan Cayless, Jake Malbon, Ilai Arona, Henry Tetini, Jayd Kapa, Gene Te Amo, Christian Vainerere, Thomas Potoru, Adidas Hapi, Santana Baker, James Strickland, Taiapa Graham, Jason Potoru, Alex Nootai,

Officials: Head Coach Stan Wright

Assistant coach Dean Bickerton, manager Cam Kilgour, trainer Peter Shaw,  Louis Koteka,

Medic- Gareth Oloughlin,Media- Clement Ringiao.

Edited by Osea Bola

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