Vern Cotter

Cotter Hails Ratave’s Selection
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Cotter Hails Ratave’s Selection

Cotter said Ratave, one of the three local-based players, impressed them during the two Test series against the All ...

Flying Fijians To Learn, Move On    
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Flying Fijians To Learn, Move On    

Expect to watch a much faster, clinical and tactical approach that will avoid them being committed in the breakdown.

Back To Full Strength
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Back To Full Strength

Lomani, Sorovi and Teti Tela were our Australia-based players who were held up due to the lockdown caused by the COV...

All Blacks Test: ‘We’ll Get Better’
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All Blacks Test: ‘We’ll Get Better’

“We want to get better, but it was a good start, I think with the spirit of the team, we can put up a better perfo...

Jersey Row: Vern Cotter On Why Fijians Opted For Clean Jersey
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Jersey Row: Vern Cotter On Why Fijians Opted For Clean Jersey

Head coach Vern Cotter clarified why the Fiji Airways Flying Fijians did not wear the Vaccinate Fiji jersey in their...

FRU Disappointed, Decided To Play With Clean Jerseys
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FRU Disappointed, Decided To Play With Clean Jerseys

Fiji Rugby Union chief executive officer John O’Connor is disappointed that they were not able to honor the wishe...

Smith: Fijians Scary, Exciting
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Smith: Fijians Scary, Exciting

“Playing against a team with that athleticism, speed and power will be very exciting. But it’s also about gettin...

Chilling Dunedin Awaits Our Men
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Chilling Dunedin Awaits Our Men

“We were frustrated not to play the other games because of COVID-19 and we will be looking forward to getting tog...

Flying Fijians Warm Up Clash In Doubt
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Flying Fijians Warm Up Clash In Doubt

The Flying Fijians warm-up match against Tasman Rugby scheduled for Saturday is unlikely to take place. This was aft...

Analysis: Cotter Plans For 2023 World Cup
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Analysis: Cotter Plans For 2023 World Cup

Kudos to our Flying Fijians head coach Vern Cotter for a selection that will shape the future of Fijian Rugby toward...

Levani Botia To Captain The Flying Fijians Against All Blacks
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Levani Botia To Captain The Flying Fijians Against All Blacks

Flying Fijians Head Coach Vern Cotter has named a mixture of experience and young players for the two test matches a...

To The Next Level
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To The Next Level

Cotter’s concern on the ‘ball in play’ issue is addressed by the development unit.

Super Effort: Cotter
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Super Effort: Cotter

“This is great news for Fijian Rugby and it is wonderful that the efforts over the years from players and manageme...

Flying Fijians Experience
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Flying Fijians Experience

I learned a lot of new things from Fijians playing overseas on what is needed to be a professional player-Manueli Ra...

Radradra Relishing Bears Return
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Radradra Relishing Bears Return

Vern Cotter has laid down the marker for the new season. And with the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France the ultimate fo...

Fiji A Threat In Pool Of Kiwi Coaches
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Fiji A Threat In Pool Of Kiwi Coaches

Let’s call it the Kiwi pool of death – the Rugby World Cup group brimming with New Zealand coaches. In one corne...

 ‘Attacking’ Mindset
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 ‘Attacking’ Mindset

 Vern Cotter and his coaching staff to review game and give feedback to players

Cotter: Our Nightmare   
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Cotter: Our Nightmare  

Instead it was a bit of an ambush from the start. We did not have individual rooms at first, and had to arrange thos...

Flying Fijians Team For Georgia Match
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Flying Fijians Team For Georgia Match

After the pool matches against France, Italy and Scotland were called off due to the Flying Fijians team being hit w...

Fijians In Top 14 Demand
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Fijians In Top 14 Demand

Bituniyata has been in top form and was chased by Top 14 clubs like Lyon, Pau and Toulon.

Focus On Fiji, Not Semi
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Focus On Fiji, Not Semi

“The most important thing is to focus on our game. The watchword is really to stay in our game plan.

New Captain Semi Speaks Out
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New Captain Semi Speaks Out

Newly-appointed Flying Fijians captain Semi Radradra said they were preparing their best to give France a good game ...

From No.8 To Prop
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From No.8 To Prop

It was a bitter pill to swallow at first but I’m grateful I listened to the coach three years ago –Jone Koroidua...

‘The Bus’ And Volavola In Form
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‘The Bus’ And Volavola In Form

Dubbed ‘The Bus’, Tuisova scored three tries for Lyon as they romped to a 62-10 win over Bayonne in the French T...

7 For The Baabaas
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7 For The Baabaas

This was confirmed yesterday by Flying Fijians and Barbarians head coach Vern Cotter.

Cotter: Our  X-Factors
Rugby

Cotter: Our X-Factors

“This is an opportune time for youngsters like (Chris) Minimbi, (Temo) Mayavanua and (Manueli) Ratuniyarawa to be ...

Cotter Names Powerful Flying Fijians Squad
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Cotter Names Powerful Flying Fijians Squad

Fiji Rugby’s 15s Head Coach Vern Cotter has named a powerful Flying Fijians touring squad to prepare for the upcom...

Lead Role For Fiji, Cotter
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Lead Role For Fiji, Cotter

The former Scotland head coach will be joined by one his Fiji assistant coaches, former test referee Glen Jackson, f...

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