Rugby World Cup

Play Your Part
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Play Your Part

Lock forward Leone Nakarawa believes the match against the Tongans at Eden Park, Auckland, on Saturday should be a g...

Vugakoto: Honeymoon Put On Hold
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Vugakoto: Honeymoon Put On Hold

Hooker looks forward to Tonga clash followed by the Rugby World Cup in September 

Fijian-Born Samu Kerevi Named Australian Vice-Captain To Rugby World Cup
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Fijian-Born Samu Kerevi Named Australian Vice-Captain To Rugby World Cup

In another first for Fiji, Fijian-born Samu Kerevi has been named vice-captain for the Wallabies to the World Cup.

Focus On Our Game Not Australia: John McKee
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Focus On Our Game Not Australia: John McKee

His message, for now, is clear: focus on our game before we look to Australia. The coach’s considered approach is ...

Third Time Lucky
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Third Time Lucky

I never dreamt of playing three World Cups. The dream started back in 2007 when I was at Queen Victoria School. We w...

$2.5 Million For Flying Fijians Rugby World Cup Campaign
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$2.5 Million For Flying Fijians Rugby World Cup Campaign

Team head coach John McKee also thanked the commission for their support

Success in Japan bigger than Olympics: Mata
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Success in Japan bigger than Olympics: Mata

Mata has featured prominently in John McKee’s squad during the RWC build-up games and will likely have an importan...

Hard Work And Dedication Pays Off For Fiji’s Youngest Rugby World Cup Squad Member
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Hard Work And Dedication Pays Off For Fiji’s Youngest Rugby World Cup Squad Member

Being the youngest I never dreamt to be in the squad this fast. But it’s hard work and to be part of the RWC squad...

Flying Fijians Rugby World Cup Squad Training At Albert Park
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Flying Fijians Rugby World Cup Squad Training At Albert Park

Kunatani: Time To Create History
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Kunatani: Time To Create History

The Harlequins forward was part of our historic Fijian 7s rugby side at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and wants to repe...

Anything Is Possible Says Fijian Drua Coach Seruvakula
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Anything Is Possible Says Fijian Drua Coach Seruvakula

The Fiji Airways Fijian Drua coach believes local-based players named in Rugby World Cup squad have set perfect example

Skipper ‘Dom’ Commands Respect Of Players And Officials
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Skipper ‘Dom’ Commands Respect Of Players And Officials

His leadership style augured well for the players and officials.

Sireli Matavesi: I Am Too Proud Of My Two Sons
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Sireli Matavesi: I Am Too Proud Of My Two Sons

I am over the moon, they continue the tradition and they have Fiji at heart. I didn’t force them at all to play fo...

RWC 2019: Matavesi Brothers Proud To Be Chosen In Flying Fijians
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RWC 2019: Matavesi Brothers Proud To Be Chosen In Flying Fijians

The Flying Fijians have a 10-day camp from today before they fly to New Zealand to play their final test match again...

D-Day For Flying Fijians: Coach McKee To Name Rugby World Cup Squad On Friday
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D-Day For Flying Fijians: Coach McKee To Name Rugby World Cup Squad On Friday

The Flying Fijians after the Pacific Nations Cup (PNC) last Saturday are on a break as players are spending time wit...

EDITORIAL: 40 Days To Go, Touch Base On Cup Specifics Now
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EDITORIAL: 40 Days To Go, Touch Base On Cup Specifics Now

The rolling mauls are becoming a blight on the game as they deny fair contest. But it’s bound to be part of the ga...

Flying Fijians Pass Defence Test
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Flying Fijians Pass Defence Test

Good defence wins games and the Fiji Airways Flying Fiji­ans just did that to beat Sa­moa 10-3 in the final Pacifi...

Kicking lrks Coach Mckee
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Kicking lrks Coach Mckee

There was a sense that the aimless kicking allowed Samoa to gain a foothold in the game and push back the Fijians.

Rugby World Cup Squad Spots Still Available Says Flying Fijians Coach
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Rugby World Cup Squad Spots Still Available Says Flying Fijians Coach

“If you look across the squad, there are some players that are pretty much sure of being in the team,” he said. ...

Pacific Nations Cup: Japan On The Right Track, Puts Focus On Technical Aspects Of The Game
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Pacific Nations Cup: Japan On The Right Track, Puts Focus On Technical Aspects Of The Game

“But we have just got to keep getting better and start building more towards that goal which is trying to make it ...

Last Chance For Fijian Fans To See Stars Play This Week At Home
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Last Chance For Fijian Fans To See Stars Play This Week At Home

McKee said he was likely to test a few other players and some new combinations in the last test match.

Trust My Mates To Do The Job Says Flying Fijians Prop Manasa Saulo
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Trust My Mates To Do The Job Says Flying Fijians Prop Manasa Saulo

If we don’t get selected on game day, we trust one another that they will do the job for us-Manasa Saulo

Flying Fijians Coach McKee Backs Sir Graham Henry’s Call For More Tier 1 Games For Tier 2 Nations
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Flying Fijians Coach McKee Backs Sir Graham Henry’s Call For More Tier 1 Games For Tier 2 Nations

Sir Graham had said that teams like Fiji and Japan needed to get experience by playing against bigger teams.

Pacific Nations Cup: We Want To Finish Strongly Say Tonga Coach Toutai Kefu
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Pacific Nations Cup: We Want To Finish Strongly Say Tonga Coach Toutai Kefu

“We haven’t gone into our training yet but we’re hopefully looking forward to finish on a good note. We want t...

Pacific Nations Cup: Japan To Lift Their Performance To Another Level, USA In Their Way
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Pacific Nations Cup: Japan To Lift Their Performance To Another Level, USA In Their Way

We’ve been camping since February, says Captain Leitch

Crunch Time As Flying Fijians Coach Set To Finalise Squad For 2019 Rugby World Cup
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Crunch Time As Flying Fijians Coach Set To Finalise Squad For 2019 Rugby World Cup

So far, the World Cup build-up has been on track with no serious injuries which may threaten players’ chances of s...

Former All Blacks World Cup Coach Sir Graham Henry Rates The Flying Fijians, Japan Well For Rugby World Cup
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Former All Blacks World Cup Coach Sir Graham Henry Rates The Flying Fijians, Japan Well For Rugby World Cup

“The Fijian team did well against Canada obviously, but they will need to play bigger size teams. They will need t...

Our Locks Hold The Key To Our Rugby World Cup Success
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Our Locks Hold The Key To Our Rugby World Cup Success

They are the mainstays and among the most experienced players in the team, leading by example and always letting the...

Canada Here For Test: Jones
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Canada Here For Test: Jones

The side, currently ranked 21st , lost to the US Eagles in Colorado 19-47 over the weekend

Flying Fijians Fitness Level Against Tier 1 Not There Yet, But Progressing Well Says Coach
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Flying Fijians Fitness Level Against Tier 1 Not There Yet, But Progressing Well Says Coach

McKee took the team through some drills at Suva’s Albert Park yesterday as they prepared for the second Pacific Na...

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