Fiji Warriors lead Junior Japan

Tevita Ratuva goes hard on the Japan defence. Picture: RAMA

Tevita Ratuva goes hard on the Japan defence. Picture: RAMA

Update: 6:36PM FIJI Warriors are leading 14-3 against Junior Japan in the second round of the World Pacific Challenge.

Fullback Inia Tawalo scored the first try with the successful conversion from Serupepeli Vularika to lead 7-0.

And because of a high tackle from the Fijians, a penalty was awarded to Japan who successfully converted a kick to narrow the points 3-7.

But Fiji came fighting back to score a converted try from hooker Veremalua Vugakoto to extend their lead.