Rio Olympics 2016

Tuwai Back In Camp
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Tuwai Back In Camp

Olympian Seremaia Tuwai is back in camp with the Vodafone Fijian 7s extended squad. The 28-year old marched into cam...

Learn From Our Olympic Conquerors: Seruiratu
Olympics, SPORTS

Learn From Our Olympic Conquerors: Seruiratu

There are lots of lessons to be learnt from the achievement of our Olympic gold medal winning men’s rugby sevens t...

It’s Confirmed! North To Host 7s Heroes
Olympics, SPORTS

It’s Confirmed! North To Host 7s Heroes

The third celebration for our Olympic gold medal winning men’s rugby sevens team is confirmed for Vanua Levu. Comm...

Kolinisau Hails PM, Govt
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Kolinisau Hails PM, Govt

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens captain, Osea Kolinisau expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama ...

Gold Medal Comes With Responsibility: Ryan
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Gold Medal Comes With Responsibility: Ryan

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens head coach Ben Ryan was awarded the highest category in the country’s system of hon...

All Things Are Possible
Olympics, SPORTS

All Things Are Possible

Fijians turned up by their thousands at the ANZ Stadium, Suva to celebrate with our gold medal Olympians yesterday. ...

God Helped My Son, Says Mum
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God Helped My Son, Says Mum

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens forward Masivesi Dakuwaqa’s mum Kelera Vuetibau said it was through divine interven...

Dad Jets In From Iraq To Join Celebration
Olympics, SPORTS

Dad Jets In From Iraq To Join Celebration

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens forward Viliame Mata got the chance to celebrate his gold medal win with his dad, Sit...

Natalie Finds It Hard To Leave Fiji
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Natalie Finds It Hard To Leave Fiji

It was a homecoming fit for a king as the Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team’s Olympic gold medal celebration at ...

This Is A Victory For Every Fijian
Olympics, SPORTS

This Is A Victory For Every Fijian

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama (His speech during the celebration for the Rugby Sevens Gold Medalists at the ANZ ...

WONG HAILS RYAN
Olympics, SPORTS

WONG HAILS RYAN

  The no-nonsense approach of Olympic gold medal winning men’s rugby sevens coach, Ben Ryan in upholding prof...

Someday I’ll Tell My Kid I Was There, Says Oceania’s Brazilian Coordinator
Olympics, SPORTS

Someday I’ll Tell My Kid I Was There, Says Oceania’s Brazilian Coordinator

  “Someday I will tell my kid I was there,” says Virginia Figueredo the main contact person for Oceania at ...

Team Fiji: Final Night In Rio
Olympics, SPORTS

Team Fiji: Final Night In Rio

  Team Fiji contingent to the Rio Olympic Games ended their time in Brazil with a dinner at Rio Brassa Restaura...

Cracknell Shares His Experience
Olympics, SPORTS

Cracknell Shares His Experience

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens skills coach and women’s head coach Chris Cracknell spoke to GRAEME COPAS of Maiden...

History Behind Olympics, Host Countries, Costs
SUNBIZ

History Behind Olympics, Host Countries, Costs

Historical records show the first Olympic Games were traced as far back as 776BC. They were then dedicated to the go...

SEVENS OUTREACH
Olympics, SPORTS

SEVENS OUTREACH

  The Olympic Games men’s rugby sevens gold medal winners Fiji took time out to be part of an outreach progra...

Copeland Falls Short Of Finals
Olympics, SPORTS

Copeland Falls Short Of Finals

It was indeed unfortunate for Leslie Copeland (pictured) after he failed to book his spot in the top 12 men’s jave...

Rawaca, Naca Arrive Home
Olympics, SPORTS

Rawaca, Naca Arrive Home

  Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens winger, Savenaca Rawaca arrived at Nadi International Airport yesterday mornin...

NACA: MAN BEHIND THE SCENE
Olympics, SPORTS

NACA: MAN BEHIND THE SCENE

  When Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team won the country’s first ever Olympic gold medal at the Deodoro Sta...

Nadi Prepares To Welcome Sevens Heroes
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Nadi Prepares To Welcome Sevens Heroes

Thousands of rugby fans are expected to converge at Nadi International Airport and Prince Charles Park on Sunday whe...

Lapasset: Serevi Convinced Me
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Lapasset: Serevi Convinced Me

  Former World Rugby chairman and International Olympic Committee member Bernard Lapasset, the man credited for...

Fijians In Tonga To Celebrate Win
Olympics, SPORTS

Fijians In Tonga To Celebrate Win

Celebrations for Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens gold medal win have extended to Fijians living in other Pacific isla...

It’s For My Little Girl, Says Big Bill
Olympics, SPORTS

It’s For My Little Girl, Says Big Bill

  This Olympic gold medal is for my two-year-old daughter, says Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens forward Viliame ...

Rawaca Leaves Rio Without A Medal
Olympics, SPORTS

Rawaca Leaves Rio Without A Medal

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens winger Savenaca Rawaca flew out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil yesterday. He was accompani...

Protect 7s Players: Wong
Olympics, SPORTS

Protect 7s Players: Wong

  Team Fiji chef de mission Cathy Wong reiterated the importance of protecting our players from exploitation. H...

Roqica: Why We Finished Eighth
Olympics, SPORTS

Roqica: Why We Finished Eighth

  Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens captain, Ana Maria Roqica believes communication on the field was their majo...

Naulu Retires, Coaching Next
Olympics, SPORTS

Naulu Retires, Coaching Next

  Judoka Josateki Naulu announced his retirement from the sport yesterday. Speaking to SUNsports, the 31-year-o...

RYAN’S SUCCESSOR?
Olympics, SPORTS

RYAN’S SUCCESSOR?

Team Fiji men’s national sevens coach, Ben Ryan has told overseas media of his intention of not renewing his contr...

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