Skipper Cup: Nadroga secures second win
18 May, 2019, 6:05 pm
THE Nadroga rugby side has secured its second win of the season defeating Naitasiri 33-17 at Lawaqa Park today.
The Stallions started on a high note with a try to Eremasi Radrodro while the home side was awarded a penalty try.
Nadroga led 14-3 at the break.
The traditional champions started the first half with a try to Timoci Sauvoli to increase its tally to 19-3.
Maciu Vakacabegoli pulled one back for Naitasiri with a try to reduce the margin 19-10.
Fullback Amenoni Nasilasila and Akariva Nabati scored a try each, and successfully converted, taking Nadroga’s score up to 33-10.
Naitasiri scored a consolation try through Jone Naqiri as the match ended 33-17 in Nadroga’s favor.
This was Naitasiri’s first loss in the competition.
Meanwhile, in other matches played today, Rewa upset Namosi 31-15 while Nadi edged Tailevu 27-24.