SPORTS

Rabbitohs Over Power Steelers

He scored a try, kicked three con­versions and a penalty goal.
24 Feb 2019 09:55
Rabbitohs Over Power Steelers
Action between Premier Logging Ravoravo Rabbitohs and HBK Lami Steelers defenders during round two of the FNRL Trophy at Nadovu Park in Lautoka on February 23, 2019. Photo: Waisea Nasokia

Timoci Namotokula scored 12 points as Premier Loggings Ravoravo Rabbitohs ham­mered HBK Lami Steelers 38-4 in the round two of the Vodafone Cup Challenge at Nadovu Park, Lauto­ka yesterday.

He scored a try, kicked three con­versions and a penalty goal.

The Steelers took the lead through Osea Qaliwa to lead 4-0.

Jone Levi replied with the try which was converted by Sevaia Galala to lead 6-4. Namotokula in­creased the lead with a try and con­verted by Galala, 12-4.

Kitione Tikoduadua pulled one back for the Steelers to close the gap 12-8. Close to the breather Galala added another penalty 14-8.

In the second spell the Sitiveni Vuniyayawa-coached side extend­ed the lead as Seleti Cakau, Ulaiasi Kadrovi and Savenaca Saukuru scored a try each together with Waisiki Ramatau, Roger Qoro, Peniasi Senikarawa, Eddie To­muse and Aliposo Vuki.

Vuniyayawa was happy with the win but admitted laxity.

“We won but there is a lot to be done in our next game,” he said.

“The Steelers gave us a good game but our boys were sharp and I’m happy.

Results: (Premier) Lautoka Crush­ers 24- 8 Yasawa Saints, Dolphins 20-18 Storms. (Reserve) West Coast Storms 6 – 22 West Dolphins, Lami Steelers 0 – 46 Rabbitohs, Lautoka Crushers 6- 0 Yasawa Saints.

Edited by Osea Bola



Got A News Tip


Get updates from the Fiji Sun, handpicked and delivered to your inbox.


By entering your email address you're giving us permission to send you news and offers. You can opt-out at any time.


Subscribe-to-Newspaper