By ASHTOSH SINGH
It would be a proving factor for new Fiji 7’s coach Ben Rayan at this weekend’s Gold Coast 7’s Tournament as the Englishman has named a strong line-up against the Canadian side today.
The coach after a tough selection has come up with a game plan to come out victorious in their first pool play as he named Ulaiasi Lawavou, Samuela Saqiwa and Manueli Laqai starting as the forwards providing to be the x-factor for the side while captain Osea Kolinisau will be at rover position.
Wausea Nacuqu will be debuting as the new half backs for the new 7’s side, Ilai Tinai as the play-maker and Samisoni Viriviri as the wing for the Digicel Fiji 7’s side.
The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced that the HSBC Sevens World Series will be streamed live online for the first time free of charge.
Live streaming of all the nine rounds of the 2013 and 2014 Series will be available for rugby lovers to watch on the official website, www. irbsevens.com with Australia’s Gold Coast 7’s to start from.
Meanwhile, Meanwhile, the IRB Gold Coast 7’s kicks off today at 12.30pm with Fiji’s first pool match against the Canadian side at 1.58pm.