Fijians ready to rumble
24 April, 2017, 12:00 am
AUSTRALIAN former professional rugby league footballer Petero Civoniceva is excited and looking forward tor the Rugby League World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in October.
The former Brisbane Broncos captained the Fiji Bati team in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup held at England and is dedicating his time towards helping the young players in the Fiji Bati system.
Civoniceva was happy with the performance of Fijian players in the NRL have proven themselves.
“Every weekend when you watch NRL you will see a young Fijian playing in the side so I think what we have is a strong squad named for the main Test which is coming up soon obviously we all working towards the RLWC later in the year.
“We already have Semi Radradra put his hand up for the national selection and also players like Jarryd Hayne who are yet to announce their commitment but you know certainly they would look for a place in the Fiji Bati squad.”