Fiji Time: 4:55 PM on Tuesday 30 August

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Roko, Tinai back in 7s

Emoni Narawa
Friday, August 22, 2014

SEVERAL former sevens reps are making their return to the Fiji sevens training camp next week.

Vodafone Fiji sevens coach Ben Ryan has named his extended squad to prepare for the upcoming 2014/15 HSBC Sevens World Series.

He has included players such as Nasoni Roko, Jasa Veramalua, Sitiveni Waqa, Jone Vota, Emosi Vucago, Apisalome Waqatabu, Aisake Katonibau, Isikeli Vuruna, Ilai Tinai, Eroni Sau, Sailosi Rabonaqica and former athletics sprinter Niko Verekauta.

All players' fitness will be tested next week before Ryan further trimS his squad.

Roko and Waqatabu will feature in tomorrow's Skipper Cup final for Naitasiri and Nadroga respectively.

Dredlocked Roko has been in fine form for the Highlanders during last week's semi-final victory over Nadi. Other players such as Tinai, Verekauta and Sau have been in Singapore, Naval seaman Vuruna is in top shape after returning from Middle East duties while Katonibau is back from suspension.

The Eastern players will have their fitness test at the HPU Gym in Suva on Tuesday while the West test will be conducted at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka on Wednesday.








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 0.64110.6221
JPY 50.839947.8399
GBP 0.37450.3665
EUR 0.43990.4279
NZD 0.68580.6528
AUD 0.65370.6287
USD 0.49430.4773

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 30th August 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Ryan's plan to return to Fiji
  2. 'No place like Fiji'
  3. Ryan's big day
  4. 'Loud noise' panic
  5. Child crushed to death
  6. Probe into aircraft incident begins
  7. Safe arrival for Fiji Airways flight FJ811
  8. Interest rates to increase
  9. TELS board seeks prompt applications
  10. 85 land leases deposited

Top Stories this Week

  1. Mata signs new deal Sunday (28 Aug)
  2. Wong helps Rawaca get a gold medal Friday (26 Aug)
  3. 1 charged, 2 under probe for break-in Thursday (25 Aug)
  4. Veremalua gets help from Ryan on overseas contract Saturday (27 Aug)
  5. Violence stops TISI Sangam annual meeting Sunday (28 Aug)
  6. Kolinisau surprises fans with Macuata dialect Friday (26 Aug)
  7. Ryan may return Friday (26 Aug)
  8. Ryan's plan to return to Fiji Tuesday (30 Aug)
  9. Kauvesi clears the air Thursday (25 Aug)
  10. Boy, 4, dies in fire Thursday (25 Aug)