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Roqica Tells Of Her Plans For The Future
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Roqica Tells Of Her Plans For The Future

Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens captain Ana Maria Roqica is planning to go into coaching as soon as she retires fro...

Cacknell’s Dream Comes True
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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 Game...

Wong Leads Advance Party To Rio
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Wong Leads Advance Party To Rio

Team Fiji chef de mission Cathy Wong and her team of advance party jetted out Nadi International Airport yesterday. ...

Village Blessing For Tuisova
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Village Blessing For Tuisova

The elders of Votua Village in Ba yesterday gave their blessings on Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens winger Josua Tuis...

Viriviri:  FAMILY FIRST
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Viriviri: FAMILY FIRST

  Team Fiji men’s rugby 7s winger Samisoni Viriviri made sure that everything was well with his family before...

Reddy: Focus Is Now On Rio
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Reddy: Focus Is Now On Rio

  Team Fiji men’s Under-23 football players are focused on the big task that is ahead of them. The side moved...

Four Leave For Chile Today
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Four Leave For Chile Today

    Four members of our national women’s rugby sevens team leave our shores this morning. They are on th...

I’m Blessed To Have Humble Son’
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I’m Blessed To Have Humble Son’

  Parents and close relatives of the members of Team Fiji rugby men’s and women’s teams gathered at Uprisin...

We’re Behind You All The Way
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We’re Behind You All The Way

  The village of Raviravi on Beqa Island came to a standstill when the Team Fiji national men’s and women’s...

Judo A Family Affair For Olympian Takayawa
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Judo A Family Affair For Olympian Takayawa

  For Barcelona Olympian Nacanieli Takayawa judo is a family affair. He followed in the footsteps of his late f...

That’s My Girl, Says Proud Dad
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That’s My Girl, Says Proud Dad

  It was a proud moment for Lance Tavo. His daughter, Rebecca, will be representing Fiji in the women’s rugby...

Ryan:Chile Plan?
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Ryan:Chile Plan?

  The Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team depart for Chile on July 26 for a seven-day pre-camp for the Rio Olym...

Farina Hails Krishna’s Contribution
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Farina Hails Krishna’s Contribution

  Since joining the team, Wellington Phoenix striker Roy Krishna has settled in well with the Team Fiji nationa...

Miriama: First Fijian Female Olympian
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Miriama: First Fijian Female Olympian

Fijian sprint and jump queen of the 1970s-1980s Miriama Chambault (Tuisorisori) was the first Fijian woman to repres...

Roqica – Heart Of A Warrior
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Roqica – Heart Of A Warrior

The people of Vativa in Wailevu East, Cakaudrove, are known as the traditional warrior of the Tui Wailevu. The peopl...

Late Application, Naulu Misses Olympics
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Late Application, Naulu Misses Olympics

Late submission of Adi Cakobau School student Makereta Naulu application  was the reason why she missed out on maki...

Singh Wants To Rub Shoulders With World’s Best
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Singh Wants To Rub Shoulders With World’s Best

National men’s football Under-23 defender, Alvin Singh is one of the three senior players in our Olympic Games cam...

Our Beast Can
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Our Beast Can

  Semi ‘The Beast’ Kunatani is a vital cog in Fiji’s hopes of winning Olympic sevens gold in Rio next mon...

Takes A Village To Raise A Child: Mum
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Takes A Village To Raise A Child: Mum

Durutalo is the first Fijian man to represent USA in the Olympic Games. Andrew Durutalo’s mother Alumita is gratef...

Hatch: Fijian Olympic Legend
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Hatch: Fijian Olympic Legend

A mateur boxing icon Hector Hatch was one of the first Fijians to represent the country in the Olympics. He then bec...

Stay Strong For Me Mum
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Stay Strong For Me Mum

  The majority of Team Fiji’s athletes were fortunate to have their families beside them when they were named...

Our ‘Fijian Bus’ On Board For Games
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Our ‘Fijian Bus’ On Board For Games

Epeli Lagiloa believes Josua ‘Fijian Bus’ Tuisova can be the X-Factor for the national 7s team at Rio Olympics n...

Tamanisau New Challenge
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Tamanisau New Challenge

Veteran goalkeeper Simione Tamanisau is a member of our national men’s football Under-23 side to the Olympic Games...

Kameli, Tuqiri For  Japan
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Kameli, Tuqiri For Japan

  Two Fijians will represent Japan sevens rugby at the Rio Olympics next month. They are Kameli Raravou Soejima...

Sotutu: Our Famous 1970s Olympian
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Sotutu: Our Famous 1970s Olympian

  Usaia Sotutu, our famous Fijian track athlete in the Olympics of 1972, has been hailed as a role model. Natio...

I’m So Blessed’
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I’m So Blessed’

  Sisilia Seavula is grateful to be given the nod to represent Fiji in athletics at the Rio Olympics next month...

Big Bill Ready For Olympics
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Big Bill Ready For Olympics

The last two legs of the 2015-16 World Sevens Series and the four-week hard grind at Uprising Beach Resort and Sigat...

Transforming A Rugby Nation
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Transforming A Rugby Nation

Team Fiji’s 7s rugby team have a perfect opportunity to herald a breakthrough moment at the Rio Olympics next mont...

We’re With You, Ben, Say Top 2
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We’re With You, Ben, Say Top 2

Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama and Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum congratulate Team Fiji men’s 7s rugby ...

Proud Moment For Tuwai’s Mum
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Proud Moment For Tuwai’s Mum

Seruwaia Tuwai was confident her son will make the cut for the national rugby 7s team to next month’s Rio Olympics...

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