Fiji Time: 10:34 AM on Monday 27 April

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Fijian athlete dies in US shooting

By FELIX CHAUDHARY
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

ROY Ravana, a former high school 400m sprint champion and bronze medalist at the 2011 Pacific Games was shot dead during a drive-by on Monday.

The athletics fraternity and the Marist Brothers High School community said his tragic passing was a big loss to the country.

Mr Ravana Snr said his son ran out to save another boy who had been shot when he was struck by bullets.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Children watch senseless beating
  2. Fatal night out
  3. Reddy for talks
  4. The sevens challenge
  5. No discrimination
  6. Church celebrates 25 years
  7. Women take up backyard gardening
  8. Council revives carnival after a lapse of 6 years
  9. Funds a barrier
  10. Villagers go big on bee project

Top Stories this Week

  1. The murder of a schoolteacher Tuesday (21 Apr)
  2. Wrong body for burial Thursday (23 Apr)
  3. Unclaimed body laid to rest Tuesday (21 Apr)
  4. Hunt for terrorist Thursday (23 Apr)
  5. Rights over freehold land Wednesday (22 Apr)
  6. PM's office receives 1000 complaints Thursday (23 Apr)
  7. Man found unconscious, pronounced dead Sunday (26 Apr)
  8. Winner pulls out Tuesday (21 Apr)
  9. Principals fret over school meet Friday (24 Apr)
  10. Wife wished cancer for hubby Tuesday (21 Apr)