The Fiji Rugby Union after conducting trials in Lautoka and Suva have today released the names of the Vodafone Fiji U20 Extended Squad that will prepare for the 2017 Oceania Rugby U20s Trophy.
The 2017 Oceania Rugby U20s Trophy will be contested by Fiji and Tonga on Tuesday, 28 November and Saturday 2 December and will be hosted by the Fiji Rugby Union at Churchill Park in Lautoka.
The trophy will be played over a two match competition and at the conclusion of the two fixtures, the team with the highest number of competition points will be declared the 2017 Oceania Rugby U20s Championship winner and will qualify to participate at the 2018 Oceania Rugby U20s Championship and 2018 World Rugby U20s Trophy
All players selected in the Vodafone Fiji U20 Extended Squad are required to report to camp at the Bergengren on Tuesday, 7 November at 9.30am, with the necessary training gear and either their passport or original birth certificate.
A mini bus will pick up the Western Based players from Jacks in Nadi at 5am and the Total Service Station in Sigatoka at 6am on Tuesday, 7 November.
Koli Sewabu can be contacted on 9073358 for any further queries.
Vodafone Fiji U20 Squad.
Props – Isaac Cavu, Emmanuel Naciva, Luke Tagi, Maciu Lumelume, Apakuki Naivanawalu, Livai Natave.
Hookers – Ratu Veremalua Vugakoto, Viliame Baravi, Semi Navutu, Savirio Vuata.
Locks – Temo Mayanavanua, Raikabula Momoedonu, Ratu Meli Derenalagi, Masi Ganita, Isireli Tukana, Viliame Tivau
Flankers/No. 8 – Lekima Nasamila, Iliaseri Gale, Apisalome Bogidrau, Veniasi Vosawale
Half Back – Peni Matawalu, Peniasi Ratu, Simi Kuruvoli
First 5/8 – Fabiano Navabale, Tuidraki, Liam Kikau
Centre – Filimoni Botitu, Ponijese Lokuta, Veramu Dikidikilati, Josefa Ratavo
Wings – Viliame Rokobuli, Poniani Batiniu, Timoci Tavatavanawai
Fullback – Josateki Degei, Quinton Blake, Fonmanu Makrau