Rio Olympic Games

Final 13: The Fiji 7s team for the Rio Olympics

The Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today announced the men’s team that will be travelling to Brazil to participate in the Men’s Rugby 7s event at the Rio Olympics next month. The Fiji Men’s Rugby 7s final thirteen: Apisai Domolailai Jasa Veremalua Josua Tuisova Kitione Taliga Leone Nakarawa Samisoni Viriviri Savenaca Rawaca Semi Kunatani Vatemo Ravouvou Viliame […]

Luke Nacei

July 17, 2016 10:03 am

The Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today announced the men’s team that will be travelling to Brazil to participate in the Men’s Rugby 7s event at the Rio Olympics next month.

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(Newswire)

The Fiji Men’s Rugby 7s final thirteen:

  1. Apisai Domolailai
  2. Jasa Veremalua
  3. Josua Tuisova
  4. Kitione Taliga
  5. Leone Nakarawa
  6. Samisoni Viriviri
  7. Savenaca Rawaca
  8. Semi Kunatani
  9. Vatemo Ravouvou
  10. Viliame Mata
  11. Masivesi Dakuwaqa (Travelling Reserve)
  12. Jerry Tuwai
  13. Osea Kolinisau (C)
Fiji 7s men's Head Coach Ben Ryan and President of the Fiji Rugby Union and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and the Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at the 7s teams naming at the GPH this evening. (Luke Nacei/Newswire)
Fiji 7s men’s Head Coach Ben Ryan and President of the Fiji Rugby Union and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and the Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at the 7s teams naming at the GPH this evening. (Luke Nacei/Newswire)

The Fiji Women’s Rugby 7s final thirteen:

  1. Asena Rokomarama
  2. Lavenia Tinai
  3. Litia Naiqato
  4. Luisa Tisolo
  5. Merewai Cumu
  6. Raijieli Daveua
  7. Rebecca Tavo
  8. Rusila Nagasau
  9. Timaima Ravisa
  10. Timaima Tamoi
  11. Viniana Riwai
  12. Jiowana Sauto (Travelling Reserve)
  13. Ana Roqica (C)

Both teams will undergo an additional two weeks of training at the Uprising Beach Resort training camp before departing for Rio on the 26th of this month.

The Fiji Men’s 7s side take on Brazil in its first match at 4.30am (FST) on 10th of August, Argentina at 9.30am (FST) and the USA at 4.30am on the 11th of August.

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