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Japan 7’s Coach Declares Fiji as Ultimate Rugby Playground

22 Apr 2024

“There is no better place to play rugby, than in Fiji.” These were the words of Japan 7s Coach Simon Amor who brought the national side down to the country for warm up matches with our Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team over the weekend. With eyes set on securing Olympic glory in Paris later this […]...

ANZ Marama Cup: Emerging 15-year Olds in Naitasiri Under 20 Women’s Team

20 Apr 2024

Naitasiri Under 20 women’s team is laced with some emerging young players with two of them aged 15 and are still in school. Today our team caught-up with these development players who had a taste of provincial rugby when their team met Suva at Bidesi Park providing these two youngsters a chance to be brave […]...

Warm up clash for Fiji Airways Fijian 7’s team

18 Apr 2024

The Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team is gearing up for a series of warm-up matches against the visiting Japan 7s side this weekend. The matches will follow the Olympic schedule format seeing two consecutive days of games on Friday, followed by a rest day on Sunday, before culminating in the finals on Monday. This mirrors […]...

Michael Byrne Appointed as New Head Coach for the FIJI Water Flying Fijians

16 Apr 2024

The Fiji Rugby Football Union Trust Board (Fiji Rugby Union) is pleased to confirm that Michael Gerard Byrne (Mick) has accepted his appointment to the position of Head Coach FIJI Water Flying Fijians. Following an extensive and rigorous selection and negotiation process, Fiji Rugby resolved to appoint Mick, whose formal application for a long-term work […]...

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The Fiji national rugby union team is a member of the Pacific Islands Rugby Alliance (PIRA) formerly along with Samoa and Tonga. In 2009, Samoa announced their departure from the Pacific Islands Rugby Alliance, leaving just Fiji and Tonga. Fiji are ranked tenth in the world by the IRB as of 16 June 2014.

Despite the relatively small size of their represented country, in the 2007 Rugby World Cup Fiji defeated Wales 38–34 to claim a quarter final spot (theoretically placing them in the top 8 teams in the world) and proceeded to give eventual winners South Africa a scare eventually going down 37–20.