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Nakelo Win 10s, $1k

Nakelo won the JBT Memo­rial Rugby 10s tournament on Saturday. The team won $1000 after beating Kasavu 19-7 in the Cup final. Kasa­vu received $700 The tournament is in memory
05 Feb 2019 12:46
Nakelo Win 10s, $1k

Nakelo won the JBT Memo­rial Rugby 10s tournament on Saturday.

The team won $1000 after beating Kasavu 19-7 in the Cup final. Kasa­vu received $700

The tournament is in memory of the late Ratu Josaia Bose Tagicak­ibau, former Tailevu Rugby Union committee member who together with current president, Inoke Qa­rau, were instrumental in 2016 in the revival of rugby in the province after they relegated to the Vodafone Vanua Championship competition.

The Vueti Tailevu campaign achieved its target with the team promoted to play in the 2019 Skip­per Cup Premiership comp

The Turaga-na-Ratu Vunivivi (Nausori) Ratu Lepani Tagicak­ibau, the elder brother of the late Ratu Josaia, provided $5000 spon­sorship for the tournament.

RESULTS

  • Final: Nakelo 19-7;
  • Plate: Tovolea 10-7 Buretu
  • Bowl: Vunimono 10-5 Kuku
  • Shield:Vunivaivai 12-5 Na­dali.

 

WOMEN

  • TF-Brigade 12-7 Nausori, TF-Brigade24-0, TF-Brigade 12-12 Nausori, TF-Brigade 0-0 Nausori.
  • Semi-finals: Plate Kasavu 14-5Tovolea, Nakelo20-0 Bu­retu;
  • Bowl/Shield: Kuku 24-0 Vu­nivaivai, Vunimono 12-0 Na­dali.

 

-Edited by Sheldon Chanel

Feedback: anasilinir@fijisun.com.fj



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