Fiji Under 20 Team Named for JWC

The Fiji Rugby Union Board Chairman, Mr?Filimone?Waqabaca?today named the Fiji Under 20 team to the Junior Rugby World Cup in France.
A notable inclusion is five players from last year’s squad -?Sunia?Tamani,?Isikia?Macu,?Jimilai?Rokoduru,?EliaRatucove, and France based?Sevanaia?Galala.

Apart from?Galala?five other overseas based players have forced their way into the squad:
Peceli?Yato?- France
Dylan Bower ? New Zealand
Viliame?Rarasea?? New Zealand
Zachery?Lee ? Australia
Joshua King ? Australia

Head Coach Bill?Gadolo?named three co-captains for the team they are?Esikia?Macu,?Sevanaia?Galala?and?EmoriWaqa.

The team is in Pool B and will be play against New Zealand on 5 June, Ireland on 9 June and Australia on 13 June.

Gadolo?will be assisted by?Saiasi?Fuli?and managed by?Manasa?Naidu.

They will depart Fiji on 27 May 2013.

 

Fiji Under 20 Squad
Aseri?Robarobalevu?(Fiji),?Mesake?Doge?(Fiji),?Sunia?Tamani?(Fiji),?Zachery?Lee, (Australia),?Joji?Ravula?(Fiji),?PenaiaCakobau?(Fiji),?Tunai?Vatubua?(Fiji),?Viliame?Rarasea?(New Zealand),
Esikia?Macu?(Co-Capt)?(Fiji),?Kemueli?Tokalau?(Fiji),?Laijiasa?Bolenaivalu?(Fiji),?Peceli?Yato?(France),?MarikaVunibaka?(Fiji),?Jone?Baleidau?(Fiji),?Sailasa?Kerekere?(Fiji), Dylan Bower (New Zealand),?Emori?Waqa?(Co-Capt)(Fiji),?Kini?Douglas (Fiji),?Filimoni?Seru?(Fiji),?Nasoni?Kunavore?(Fiji),?Sevanaia?Galala?(Co-Capt)?(France),?IsireliMasiwini?(Fiji),?Peceli?Tuisese?(Fiji),?Elia?Ratucove?(Fiji),?Maika?Sivo?(Fiji),?Timilai?Rokoduru?(Fiji), Joshua King (Australia),?Akuila?Tabualevu?(Fiji).

Team Management
Viliame?Gadolo?- Fiji Head Coach
Saiasi?Fuli?- Fiji Assistant Coach
Manasa?Naidu?- Fiji Manager
Anare?Sikoa?- Fiji?Physio
Jone?Turaganivalu?- Fiji Trainer
Dr?Pauliasi?Bauleka?- Fiji Doctor

 

FRU