Fiji Time: 3:41 PM on Saturday 10 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Rawaqa, Logaivau in doubt for Labasa

Emoni Narawa
Thursday, February 13, 2014

KAVAIA Rawaqa and Ilisoni Logaivau are in doubt for Labasa ahead of the side's National Football League clash against Nadi this weekend.

The duo are in Suva and have not attended training, according to the team management. Labasa is hoping to end Nadi's unbeaten run in the Fiji Sun/Skipper Tuna sponsored-league.

"Kavaia and Ilisoni have not attended training and they are in doubt for the game," said Labasa coach Bal Sanju Reddy.

"We will have to check their fitness if they return but I don't know when they'll join the team."

Labasa has a loss from three games.

The Babasiga Lions are grateful to have the services of national rep and Papua New Guinea-based Pita Bolaitoga again at training.

Bolaitoga was supposed to rejoin his PNG Hekari United side last week.

Reddy said having the services of Bolaitoga would be a huge boost to the side.

"Nadi is a quality team, they are the in-form team of the league.

"They have played three CVC games and are unbeaten in the league, so it is not going to be an easy game for us.

"We have some players in doubt but that will not hinder us from giving Nadi a good game because we have capable players in the squad.

"To have Pita in the team for this game is a huge boost. He is an experienced player and has been playing well for the past few games."

Labasa will bank on its home crowd to lift the morale of the players.

The game kicks off at 2pm at Subrail Park on Saturday.

National Football League POINTS TABLE


Suva 4 4 0 0 8 2 6 12

Ba 2 2 0 0 7 0 7 6

Nadi 2 2 0 0 5 1 4 6

Labasa 3 2 0 1 6 4 2 6

Rewa 3 2 0 1 5 4 1 6

Nadroga 4 1 0 3 3 12 -9 3

Lautoka 4 0 0 4 4 9 -5 0

Navua 4 0 0 4 3 9 -6 0

Compiled By Rashneel Kumar

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.61820.5992
JPY 57.502354.5023
GBP 0.30880.3008
EUR 0.42110.4091
NZD 0.71840.6854
AUD 0.65730.6323
USD 0.47680.4598



Exchange Rate updated on 9th October 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Konrote for President
  2. Tough walk
  3. 'Move Fiji forward'
  4. Sand dunes training for the national 7s squad members
  5. Stand tall, proud
  6. Police boss refutes radio claim
  7. Call to be 'relevant'
  8. Fiji Day celebrations focus on children, youths
  9. Elderly not forgotten on Independence Day
  10. Clustered farming way forward

Top Stories this Week

  1. Rugby outcry Monday (05 Oct)
  2. Fisherman has whale of a day Tuesday (06 Oct)
  3. Family robbed, fear for lives Monday (05 Oct)
  4. Mum upset Wednesday (07 Oct)
  5. The murders and tragedies of Vatuwaqa Tuesday (06 Oct)
  6. Death classified as unnatural Thursday (08 Oct)
  7. Sex offenders top list, taxpayers foot $15,660 per day Tuesday (06 Oct)
  8. FRCA duo sent home Wednesday (07 Oct)
  9. Ganilau a nominee Thursday (08 Oct)
  10. Fiji thrash Uruguay 47-15 Wednesday (07 Oct)