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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.


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