Fiji Time: 1:53 PM on Sunday 4 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Flying start!

Maciu Malo
Sunday, June 15, 2014

THE Vodafone Flying Fijians Pacific Nations Cup title defence campaign is on the right course after thumping Tonga 45-17 at Lautoka's Churchill Park yesterday.

The Akapusi Qera-captained side entertained the home fans with champagne and magnificent rugby display to score six tries to Tonga's two.

Fijian flyers Sireli Bobo and Watisoni Votu had a field day scoring two tries each with hard-hitting centre Nemani Nadolo and tireless flanker Dominiko Waqaniburotu also registering their names on the scoresheet.

Canterbury Crusaders winger Nadolo recorded 15 points during the game making him the top points scorer in this year's PNC competition.

Fiji needs to beat Samoa next week to successfully defend the PNC title for two years in a row.

Qera said the win was a good start to their campaign and thanked the players for the hard work and fans for the support.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64350.6245
JPY 55.694352.6943
GBP 0.38260.3746
EUR 0.45320.4412
NZD 0.68890.6559
AUD 0.65460.6296
USD 0.48510.4681

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 2nd December, 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Superstition or fact
  2. Boks blitz Fiji
  3. PM urges Trump to accept accord
  4. 7s in form
  5. Museum to open WWII tunnels
  6. Queen of Pacific
  7. Civil servants undergo training
  8. Group uses $6m to help farmers
  9. Fiji heads Cape Town Pool B
  10. Analyst to test seized substance

Top Stories this Week

  1. Shes Dunn it again! Friday (02 Dec)
  2. Call to be prepared for cyclone season Friday (02 Dec)
  3. Superstition or fact Sunday (04 Dec)
  4. Report on Rosi Thursday (01 Dec)
  5. Man gets 13 years for raping child Tuesday (29 Nov)
  6. Black magic claim Saturday (03 Dec)
  7. Black money Monday (28 Nov)
  8. US woman 'healed' by trip to Fiji Monday (28 Nov)
  9. Teachers raise concerns Thursday (01 Dec)
  10. Rotuma Bill opposed Thursday (01 Dec)