Name: Samuel Sireli Matavesi Nickname: Sam Age: 27 years Weight: 110 kg Height: 180 cm Position: Hooker Village: Vanuabalavu High School: Camborne Science & Int Academy Rugby Club: Cornish Pirates Test Caps: 8 Favourite Rugby Memory of all time: Beating France in France
In 2013 Sam made his debut for Fiji. He is the younger brother of Josh Matavesi and they hail from Vanuabalavu, Lau. Sam had a brief spell with Racing Metro in Paris before signing for Cornish Pirates in December 2017. He has played 8 matches for Flying Fijians with 2 tries and 5 points, this will be his first world cup in Japan.