Fiji Time: 7:50 PM on Tuesday 17 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Samoans down Fijians in under-19 cricket clash

Pravin Narain
Sunday, August 13, 2017

FIJI Cricket under-19 team lost their second match in the International Cricket Council (ICC) East Asia-Pacific Under-19 World Cup Qualifier in Apia, Samoa yesterday.

Fiji lost to hosts Samoa by 30 runs in their second match of the competition.

The Josefa Rika-coached team won the toss and opted to field first while Samoa made 110 runs. Fiji tried to come back strongly in the match after the side made 80 runs.

The match was played at Faleata Oval No.2 in Apia, Samoa. Fiji lost to Papua New Guinea in their first match by four wickets where the Fijian U19 side made a total of 88 runs while Papua New Guinea replied with 89 runs.

Fiji plays Vanuatu in their last match today.

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 0.62160.6026
JPY 56.274453.2744
GBP 0.37320.3652
EUR 0.42070.4087
NZD 0.69850.6655
AUD 0.63540.6104
USD 0.49810.4811



Exchange Rate updated on 17th, October, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Man allegedly hit by bulldozer blade, dead
  2. 11 vye for Miss Fiji crown
  3. Fiji Airways to ground aircraft until cleared to fly
  4. Faith, a true survivor against all odds
  5. 'Let's bring it to life'
  6. Bati visits Ra villages
  7. Full force for polls
  8. NCDs' shocking stats
  9. Health audit

Top Stories this Week

  1. 30 officers dismissed from force Friday (13 Oct)
  2. Final in mind Monday (16 Oct)
  3. 'Hell on Earth' Thursday (12 Oct)
  4. Cyclones predicted to hit Fiji Wednesday (11 Oct)
  5. $8m drugs seized Friday (13 Oct)
  6. Villagers pass around eTransport card Monday (16 Oct)
  7. Man allegedly hit by bulldozer blade, dead Tuesday (17 Oct)
  8. Plans for Bati Sunday (15 Oct)
  9. Unsolved mystery of MV Joyita Sunday (15 Oct)
  10. Fijian overstayers Thursday (12 Oct)