World Rugby

Kean Steps Down Following Allegations
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Kean Steps Down Following Allegations

World Rugby notes the Fiji Rugby Union’s decision to stand down Fiji Rugby Union Chairman Ratu Vilikesa Bulewa Fra...

Our Vote To Decide
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Our Vote To Decide

Pacific Island unions will play a huge role in deciding for World Rugby chairman position with four votes.

World Rugby Announces Global COVID-19 Relief Strategy
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World Rugby Announces Global COVID-19 Relief Strategy

World Rugby has announced details of a dedicated COVID-19 relief strategy aimed at supporting the global game and mi...

Kean Nominated
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Kean Nominated

The man who spearheaded Fiji Rugby Union’s path to a historic World Rugby Council seat last year is one of the eig...

COVID-19: ‘Financial Apocalypse’ Hits Rugby World
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COVID-19: ‘Financial Apocalypse’ Hits Rugby World

Pacific Island nations like Fiji, Samoa and Tonga are bracing for the worst as the coronavirus pandemic has taken it...

Don’t Lose Hope, Leawere Urges Under-20 Players
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Don’t Lose Hope, Leawere Urges Under-20 Players

The Vodafone Fijian Under-20 head coach Kele Leawere said the cancellation of the World Rugby U20 Championship due t...

World Rugby Pacific Challenge: Fijian Warriors Thrash Tonga A
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World Rugby Pacific Challenge: Fijian Warriors Thrash Tonga A

Skipper Tuidraki Samusamuvodre said: “I’m happy with the performance, we will go back and do our homework on our...

LA 7s: A-Game Is A Must
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LA 7s: A-Game Is A Must

The Fijians started strongly with Meli Derenalagi being held up over the try line but they maintained possession wit...

Osea Bola: Need To Stay Number 1
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Osea Bola: Need To Stay Number 1

Not because we are the defending Olympic champions, but due to the recent amendments made by World Rugby resulting f...

Win Boosts Olympic Rankings
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Win Boosts Olympic Rankings

Fijian 7s players aware of new changes from World Rugby and what they need to do in the next  four tournaments in t...

Hong Kong and Singapore 7s Tournaments Rescheduled
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Hong Kong and Singapore 7s Tournaments Rescheduled

Both events will be rescheduled to conclude the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 with the HSBC Singapore Sevens n...

Isake Katonibau: No Fuss, Enjoy 7s
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Isake Katonibau: No Fuss, Enjoy 7s

What’s The Fuss About? Many people are complain­ing about the new format that will come into effect in the next l...

Katonibau: Fijians Can
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Katonibau: Fijians Can

"Katonibau made the comments while sharing his experience as a commentator during the Cape Town Sevens this month."

No Quarters In Hamilton 7s
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No Quarters In Hamilton 7s

This means that the Fiji Airways Fijian 7s side need to top Pool D by beating Samoa, Australia and Argen­tina to pr...

Michael Jones: Less Talk, More Action Needed For Pacific Island Rugby
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Michael Jones: Less Talk, More Action Needed For Pacific Island Rugby

The legendary flanker says, after 16 years of Pacific Rugby discussion nothing has materialised

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 ...

Rugby World Cup: Superb Semi
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Rugby World Cup: Superb Semi

According to World Rugby stats last night, Radradra ran 177 metres, ranking him as one of the tournament’s top pla...

Tuwai Nominated For 7s Awards
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Tuwai Nominated For 7s Awards

Fiji Airways Fijian 7s halfback Jerry Tuwai has again being shortlisted for the HSBC Men’s Sevens Player of the Ye...

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
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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 ...

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