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FRU confirms final leg of the Super Sevens Series

21 Oct 2021

The Fiji Rugby Union {FRU} has confirmed hosting the fourth and final leg of the Super Sevens Series on the 12th and 13th of November at ANZ Stadium in Suva. FRU Chief Executive John O’Connor said the Super Sevens Series had served its purpose at the start of the year which gave our players the […]...

Vern Cotter remains Flying Fijians Head Coach and will work closely with Gareth Baber for the November campaign

20 Oct 2021

The Fiji Rugby Union (FRU), CEO John O’Connor today confirmed that he has received numerous queries regarding the status and involvement of Flying Fijians Head Coach Vern Cotter following the announcement yesterday of the Flying Fijians 28-member squad, coaching panel and the management staff for the November tour, O’Connor reiterates that Coach Cotter remains the […]...

Fiji Rugby names Flying Fijians management and players for November tour

19 Oct 2021

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and traveling restrictions and challenges, the Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) has altered its November tour plan for the Flying Fijians who are set to face Spain, Wales and Georgia next month in Europe. FRU Chief Executive Officer John O’Connor said taking in consideration the challenges associated with COVID-19 including travel […]...

Baber not to continue with Fiji Rugby

15 Oct 2021

The Fiji Rugby Union has today confirmed that Fijian 7s Head Coach Gareth Baber has decided not to renew his contract with the Fiji Rugby and will pursue a new opportunity in the 15s game. FRU Chief Executive John O’Connor highlighted that while the Fiji Rugby Union Board had endorsed the continuation of Coach Baber’s […]...

Fiji Rugby cancels 2021 Domestic Competition and plans for early kick-off in 2022

08 Oct 2021

The Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) has today announced that it will not resume domestic competition this year and is planning for an early kick-off in 2022. Even though we have received the approval and Certification for our ‘Safe Return to Training and to Play’ last Friday, after thorough consultation and careful consideration, we have decided […]...

Four Forwards and Two Backs revealed in wave four-player announcement

08 Oct 2021

The Fijian Drua, Super Rugby Pacific’s newest club, have unveiled another six additions to their roster for the 2022 competition. New additions include promising former Fijian and New Zealand age-group prop and rising Northland (NPC) star Kaliopasi Uluilakepa, former NRC Drua centre Apisalome Vota, 2016 Rio Olympics Fiji 7s gold medallist Kitione Taliga, Fiji U20 […]...

WAVE THREE ANNOUNCEMENT CONFIRMS SIX MORE FIJIAN DRUA SQUAD MEMBERS

05 Oct 2021

The Fijian Drua have welcomed six additional squad members for its debut Super Rugby Pacific 2022 season. Joining the team are Olympic Gold Medallist and 7s star Kalione Nasoko, Flying Fijians and Nadroga prop Jone Koroiduadua, Namosi and former NRC Drua halfback Ratu Peni Matawalu, Flying Fijians and Naitasiri lock Chris Minimbi, Northland (NZ NPC) […]...

WAVE TWO FEATURES FIVE NEW EXCITING SQUAD MEMBERS FOR SUPER RUGBY PACIFIC 2022

28 Sep 2021

Another Olympic gold medallist, a returning Flying Fijian, two local stars and a New Zealand NPC premiership winner step onboard the Fijian Drua New Zealand-based star declares eligibility for Fiji 27 more players to be announced in the coming weeks The Fijian Drua have today announced a further five players who will join the squad […]...

FIJIAN DRUA APPOINT BYRNE AS HEAD COACH AND NACANIELI CAWANIBUKA AS HEAD OF ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

24 Sep 2021

Vastly experienced international coach Mick Byrne joins Fijian Drua Super Rugby Pacific as first Head Coach. Highly respected Fijian Strength & Conditioning Coach Nacanieli Cawanibuka steps up from 7s programme to Fijian Drua coaching ranks as Head of Athletic Performance Further coaching staff announcements to follow soon The Fijian Drua have today announced the appointment […]...

Fijian Drua unveils the first group of five exciting players.

20 Sep 2021

An Olympic gold medalist, three rising stars and a returning powerful loose forward revealed as historic first sign-ups Electric 7s star Napolioni Bolaca assigned the coveted ‘Fijian Drua Number 1’ 32 more players to be announced progressively over the next several weeks The Fijian Drua has today unveiled the first five players signed by the […]...

FRU confirms final leg of the Super Sevens Series

21 Oct 2021

The Fiji Rugby Union {FRU} has confirmed hosting the fourth and final leg of the Super Sevens Series on the 12th and 13th of November at ANZ Stadium in Suva. FRU Chief Executive John O’Connor said the Super Sevens Series had served its purpose at the start of the year which gave our players the […]...