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Young players understand high performance environment through Skills Programme.

23 Aug 2019

Fiji Rugby Union held a two day Holidays Skills programme in Suva hosting players aged U14 to 17. Fiji Rugby Elite Pathways Development Department introduced the initiative for players selected through the Vodafone Deans Trophy to expose them to a professional training environment and enhance their Rugby development. The initiative will also serve a long […]...

Surprise team building exercise connects Flying Fijians to their local fans

22 Aug 2019

The Fiji Airways Flying Fijians will head into RWC2019 with the blessing of the vanua and the 15 provinces of Fiji and this was made more special this year when the Tui Namosi Ratu Suliano Matanitobua presented Head Coach John McKee and Captain Dominiko Waqaniburotu an iconi tanoa on behalf of his province. The team […]...

Say Sayonara to our Heroes

20 Aug 2019

Our Fiji Airways Flying Fijians will head to Japan to take on the World on September 6th and now that arguably our most talented side ever has been announced, history is set to be made. Before the men march off to battle, Fiji Rugby in conjunction with our event partners Telecom, platinum partners Fiji Airways […]...

RWC will be broadcast to a record number of territories (217)

20 Aug 2019

With one month to go until Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan, Asia’s first tournament will set new standards in rugby broadcast production, providing a record global footprint and attracting new fans and showcasing the sport in higher quality than ever before. Underscoring its mission to grow the global rugby family, Japan 2019 is the […]...


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.