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World Rugby Monitoring Typhoon Hagibis That Could Hit Japan This Saturday
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World Rugby Monitoring Typhoon Hagibis That Could Hit Japan This Saturday

World Rugby is monitoring the progress of a super typhoon that is forming in the south of Japan and is predicted to ...

John Mckee: Team To Up Their Game Against Japan
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John Mckee: Team To Up Their Game Against Japan

“We are taking a very strong squad to Japan and the players who remained in Fiji last week underwent specific phys...

John O’Connor Disappointed With The Lack Of Consensus Amongst Unions
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John O’Connor Disappointed With The Lack Of Consensus Amongst Unions

O’Connor says the scrapping of the competition was a missed opportunity for Fiji in many respects.

World Rugby Axe Nations Championship Plans
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World Rugby Axe Nations Championship Plans

The core objective of the Nations Championship was to secure a strong and sustainable financial and competition mode...

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...

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 Trio Nominated For World Rugby 7s Rookie Of The Year Award
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Fiji Trio Nominated For World Rugby 7s Rookie Of The Year Award

Fiji Rugby Union chief executive officer John O’Connor said yesterday it was a proud moment when the names of Meli...

London 7s: Fiji Leads In World Sevens Series Standing
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London 7s: Fiji Leads In World Sevens Series Standing

Fiji is pooled with Argentina, England and an unconfirmed invitational side in Paris.

World Rugby to Assist Pacific Island Players Secure Contracts
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World Rugby to Assist Pacific Island Players Secure Contracts

The Pacific Combine team will be under the watch of former NSW Waratahs head coach Chris Hickey.

Fiji Rugby Union’s Women Develop­ment Manager Vela Naucukidi Gets World Rugby Scholarship
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Fiji Rugby Union’s Women Develop­ment Manager Vela Naucukidi Gets World Rugby Scholarship

This is a move where World Rugby has renewed its commitment to driving in­spirational leadership and fast-tracking ...

FCCC Urges World Rugby To Avoid Discriminating Based On Economic Status
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FCCC Urges World Rugby To Avoid Discriminating Based On Economic Status

“Excluding Fiji and other Pacific Island Countries (PICs) based on each nations’ economic ability to participat...

World Rugby: Fiji Still Part Of Plans
Analysis

World Rugby: Fiji Still Part Of Plans

World Rugby has insisted promo­tion and relegation will be a part of its proposed new world league despite oppositi...

World League Leaving Pacific Islands Rugby In The Cold
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World League Leaving Pacific Islands Rugby In The Cold

Pacific islanders deserve better and hopefully World Rugby will reconsider. If they really believe in fair play and ...

Fiji Rugby: Nasoko Is Confident
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Fiji Rugby: Nasoko Is Confident

“We’ll go for our recovery and at the hotel we’ll talk with our coach­es, have a good sleep before we play Au...

Vickerman: Red, Black or White
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Vickerman: Red, Black or White

With the narrowness of the pitch a factor– the teams that can adapt and bring their offloads to the fore will no d...

Fiji At 8th Position In World Rugby Rankings
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Fiji At 8th Position In World Rugby Rankings

Fiji now sits at their highest position in the World Rugby Rankings. The Fiji Airways Flying Fijians wrapped up thei...

Dubai for Tuwai, Will Not Attend World Rugby Awards in Monaco
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Dubai for Tuwai, Will Not Attend World Rugby Awards in Monaco

Seremaia Tuwai stands a good chance of winning the World Rugby 7s player of the year award tomorrow. But the former ...

Top 7 Profile: Where We Stand
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Top 7 Profile: Where We Stand

LEONE  CABENATABUA REPORTING  FROM  SAN  FRANSISCO The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team are seeded seventh in the Ru...

7s Bid Decision Delayed
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7s Bid Decision Delayed

World Rugby will make a final decision on Fiji hosting a leg of the 2019-20 World Sevens Series later this month, sa...

Clubs Hail Sau’s Achievement
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Clubs Hail Sau’s Achievement

  Robust Fiji Airways Fijian 7s utility back Eroni Sau has been named 2017/18 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series Ro...

Tuwai: My Mistake
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Tuwai: My Mistake

Captain gracious in defeat and takes responsibility of quarterfinal loss to England A disappointed Fiji Airways Fiji...

Egan On Fiji’s 7s Bid
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Egan On Fiji’s 7s Bid

  Investment in training venues and the main stadium in Fiji would need to be “significant” to bring them u...

Editorial: Big two weeks for coach Baber and the 7s team
Sunvoice

Editorial: Big two weeks for coach Baber and the 7s team

World Rugby continues to set the bar in the World Sevens Series. The coaches and players have always been put to the...

Young Warriors Ready
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Young Warriors Ready

World Rugby directive for Samoa, Tonga to field senior players while Fiji to play Under-23 players The Fijian Warrio...

FRU Submits Fiji For 7s Bid To World Rugby
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FRU Submits Fiji For 7s Bid To World Rugby

The Fiji Rugby Union has today confirmed that the tender bid process to host a leg of the HSBC World 7s Series 2019/...

Support 7s Bid: FRU
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Support 7s Bid: FRU

Fiji Rugby Union CEO John O’Connor calls on all Fijians to log on to www.fijifor7s.com and support their bid to ho...

FRU Awaits Directive On Message Ban
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FRU Awaits Directive On Message Ban

The Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) has not received any instructions from the World Rugby regarding the ban on writing messa...

Editorial: Onus on Fiji, Tonga, Samoa To make good Use of $54m Investment by World Rugby
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Editorial: Onus on Fiji, Tonga, Samoa To make good Use of $54m Investment by World Rugby

The 19 per cent increase in funding by World Rugby for Samoa, Tonga and Fiji in the build-up to the Rugby World Cup ...

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