Gareth Baber

Derenalagi Ups 7s Tempo
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Derenalagi Ups 7s Tempo

With 17 tries and 86 tackles, the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Naval Division officer was influential on both en...

Baber: Quality Time In Training And Playing Is The Way Forward
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Baber: Quality Time In Training And Playing Is The Way Forward

I think the biggest challenge the Flying Fijians have against all other teams is that they are expected to compete e...

Baber Ups Tempo On Local 7’s Players
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Baber Ups Tempo On Local 7’s Players

Gareth Baber has put the pressure on players to get into the right form before selection for the Oceania 7s Champion...

Speedstar Tudravu Targets Fijian 7s Team
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Speedstar Tudravu Targets Fijian 7s Team

Vodafone Fijian Bati head coach Brandon Costin confirmed a few NRL clubs have showed interest on signing up local-ba...

Baber Grabs U20 Youths For 7s Team
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Baber Grabs U20 Youths For 7s Team

Baber said the young players had more chances in making it to the Olympic Games in Japan next year, if their perform...

Fiji Sevens Coach Warns Of Japanese Threat In Dubai
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Fiji Sevens Coach Warns Of Japanese Threat In Dubai

Rugby World Cup success to trigger Japan’s 7s preparations. Former Fiji 7s star halfback coaches Japanese side to ...

Baber’s 7s Rules: Overseas Based-Players Need To Prove Themselves For Tokyo 2020
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Baber’s 7s Rules: Overseas Based-Players Need To Prove Themselves For Tokyo 2020

Fiji Airways Flying Fijians flanker Semi Kunatani has indicated his interest to play in the Olympic Games in Tokyo, ...

Young Fijian 7s Team Bow Out In Style
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Young Fijian 7s Team Bow Out In Style

Laced with development players the Fijians displayed exceptional skills, guts and discipline to play against the top...

Baber: We Need To Achieve Our Targets In Germany
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Baber: We Need To Achieve Our Targets In Germany

Head coach works on building up players to provide depth.

Baber Monitoring Nasoko’s Rehab
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Baber Monitoring Nasoko’s Rehab

Baber says, that Nasoko has been a revelation in the leadership role where he has shared it with seasoned leaders li...

Pacific Games: Test For New 7s Reps Says Fiji Coach Baber
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Pacific Games: Test For New 7s Reps Says Fiji Coach Baber

“We didn’t see much of them in the first day but I will want to see them in the second day when the boys are tir...

Semi ‘The Beast’ Kunatani Eyes Tokyo Olympics
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Semi ‘The Beast’ Kunatani Eyes Tokyo Olympics

The Harlequins flanker revealed his intention for a second shot at the Olympics after gruelling session at the Sigat...

Fiji 7s Coach Gives Chance For Young Reps To Shine In Samoa
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Fiji 7s Coach Gives Chance For Young Reps To Shine In Samoa

Players who could make the Samoa trip are Asaeli Tuivuaka, Isoa Tabu, Terio Tamani and Rusiate Matai

Fiji Sevens Coach Helps Holy Trinity Kaji Ruggers
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Fiji Sevens Coach Helps Holy Trinity Kaji Ruggers

“One of the parents from our school had officially requested Baber to come down the grounds and teach these boys s...

Fiji 7s Players Told To Rest And Not Participate In Local 15s Competitions
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Fiji 7s Players Told To Rest And Not Participate In Local 15s Competitions

No Skipper Cup, Vodafone Vanua or club games, says Fiji Rugby Union CEO

Gareth Baber, Our Man Of The Moment
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Gareth Baber, Our Man Of The Moment

The harsh criticism overlooked the fact that Baber inherited a team that was still recovering from the high of the R...

Baber’s Braves Did it, Pearls, Flying Fijians Can Also Beat World
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Baber’s Braves Did it, Pearls, Flying Fijians Can Also Beat World

We have the coaching manpower to enable them to do it. It’s a matter of doing the hard yards and getting it right ...

Pacific Games and Germany Next On Fiji Sevens Coach Baber’s List
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Pacific Games and Germany Next On Fiji Sevens Coach Baber’s List

Baber said he’s looking at grooming more players and exposing some of them overseas. This is to see how they behav...

Derenalagi Fends Off Any Talk About Overseas Contracts,  Sets Focus On Tokyo Olympics
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Derenalagi Fends Off Any Talk About Overseas Contracts, Sets Focus On Tokyo Olympics

Arriving at Nadi International Airport yesterday, Derenalagi said, he has set his sight on next month’s Pacific Ga...

Why Gareth Baber Is Better Than Mike Friday
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Why Gareth Baber Is Better Than Mike Friday

When we compare that to the success of Baber, there is a big difference. Baber when he started was generally a newco...

Mental Coach Helps Fiji 7s Reps Bring Out Their Best To Win World Sevens Series
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Mental Coach Helps Fiji 7s Reps Bring Out Their Best To Win World Sevens Series

New mental coach, mentor helped Baber extract the best from our reps as they scored 224 points in 6 games in an over...

Bravo To Our Sevens World Champions
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Bravo To Our Sevens World Champions

Your passion for the game and patriotism for your country beats any offer money can buy.

Fiji 7s Rugby: Gareth Baber Names His Top 12
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Fiji 7s Rugby: Gareth Baber Names His Top 12

Fiji leads the series with 164, just two points over the United States.

Fiji 7s Coach Applauds His Rookies,  Their Hard Work And Perseverance
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Fiji 7s Coach Applauds His Rookies, Their Hard Work And Perseverance

“And these players have been put up there due to their hard work and perseverance. And I just want to put it out t...

Fiji 7s Coach Defends Fijians’ Style
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Fiji 7s Coach Defends Fijians’ Style

‘Mike and I have met as coaches and talked about that with the referees’ assessor and the manager so Mike gave h...

Fiji Sports Minister Praises Sevens Success
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Fiji Sports Minister Praises Sevens Success

“We salute you both for making our Pacific rugby proud, and we look forward to you providing a strong and robust v...

Cracks In Fiji 7s Defence Exposed In London 7s Pool Play
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Cracks In Fiji 7s Defence Exposed In London 7s Pool Play

Coach Gareth Baber was obviously disappointed with the team’s defensive play as they continued to allow the opposi...

Up Your Game For Tokyo, Baber!
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Up Your Game For Tokyo, Baber!

The team needs killer instinct to defend gold medal at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Fiji 7s Rugby: Gareth Baber’s Pick
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Fiji 7s Rugby: Gareth Baber’s Pick

The Fiji Sun understands that Baber has opted to stay with the team that won in Hong Kong and reached the Cup final ...

Fiji 7s Coach Believes His Young Guns Are A Force To Be Reckoned With
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Fiji 7s Coach Believes His Young Guns Are A Force To Be Reckoned With

"One of my proudest moments this year was winning the Hong Kong Sevens with eight players that have never been there...

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