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Wrap Up – Sydney 7s

30 Jan 2023

  Fiji Airways Fijian 7s finished on the podium for the first time since the opening tournament in Hong Kong with an emphatic 29-5 win over France. Thomas Carol had given France an early lead but the setback was only temporary as Fiji quickly got into the groove to score three tries in as many […]...

Fijian 7s set to face Argentina in Cup Quarters

21 Jan 2023

Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team has sealed a Cup quarterfinal berth beating Samoa 22-12 in their final pool match in front of a jam-packed crowd in Hamilton today. The Waisea Nacuqu-led side defeated France 26-10 in their first pool match before beating Kenya 21-7 and then overcoming a tough Samoa outfit. Head Coach Ben Gollings said […]...

Tuwai and Nagasau back in their teams for Hamilton and Sydney 7s

14 Jan 2023

Dual Olympic Games gold medallist Jerry Tuwai is back into the Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team for the Hamilton and Sydney tournaments. Head Coach Ben Gollings says after missing the last three tournaments, Tuwai is fresh and excited to take up the responsibility and guide the 14-member team during the tour. Lanky Joseva Talacolo has been dropped […]...

Fiji Rugby CEO John O’Connor resigns, Tevita Tuiloa appointed as interim

06 Jan 2023

Fiji Rugby Chief Executive Mr. John O’Connor has resigned effective immediately, after six years in the role since joining the rugby house in 2016. Fiji Rugby Chairman Commodore Humphrey Tawake said “On behalf of the FRU Board, we would like to thank Mr. O’Connor for his service and contribution not only as the leader at the […]...

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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.