Radradra and Tuisova named in Flying Fijians team
10 May, 2018, 7:00 pm
BLOCKBUSTING winger Semi Radradra has been named in the Fiji Airways Flying Fijians team for the 2018 Pacific Nations Cup.
The former rugby league superstar will join his Toulon’s team mate Josua Tuisova.
Radradra had also declared his availability to represent the Fiji Airways national 7s team at the upcoming Rugby Sevens World Cup
Flying Fijian head coach John McKee also named Newcastle Falcons star winger Vereniki Goneva, hard-hitting centre Jale Vatubua, Kini Murimurivalu and the talented Nemani Nadolo.
Also included in the team are Waratahs prop Kalivati Tawake, off-load King Leone Nakarawa and Nemani Nagusa.
McKee has named a star-studded that included top Fijian internationals playing around the globe.
The side will play two test matches at the ANZ Stadium in Suva and one at Lautoka’s Churchill Park.
Warhorse Akapusi Qera is expected to captain the team.
Flying Fijians team:
Loose Head Prop – Campese Maáfu, Peni Ravai, Eroni Mawi
Hooker – Tuapati Talemaitoga, Ratunaisa Navuma, Tuvere Veremalua
Tight Head Prop – Ropate Rinakama, Kalivati Tawake, Manasa Saulo
Lock – Sikeli Nabou, Leone Nakarawa, Api Ratuniyarawa, Albert Tuisue
Back Row – Dominiko Waqaniburotu, Viliame Mata, Mosese Voka, Nemani Nagusa, Akapusi Qera
Half Back – Henry Seniloli, Frank Lomani, Serupepeli Vularika
Scrum Half – Ben Volavola
Centre – Jale Vatubua, Sevanaia Galala, Semi Radrara
Wing – Vereniki Goneva, Josua Tuisova, Nemani Nadolo, Timoci Nagusa
Full Back – Kini Murimurivalu
Players on Standby – Eremasi Radrodro, Nikola Matawalu, Eroni Vasiteri, Patrick Osbourne, Benito Masilevu, Seta Tuicuvu
Not Considered due to injury – Tevita Cavubati, Peceli Yato, Levani Botia