22 September, 2020, 7:29 am Central - 23°C Rain

Nasoko on the reserves bench for Yasawa

Nasoko on the reserves bench for Yasawa

By Navitalai Naivalurua
Friday 07/08/2020
Fiji 7s rep Kalione Nasoko

Fiji 7s rep Kalione Nasoko will make his return to rugby after being named as a reserve for Yasawa in their Skipper Cup match against Lautoka today.

Also included in the 23 member team for Yasawa are 7s reps Waisea Nacuqu, Napolioni Bolaca and Rusiate Matai.

Bolaca who started in the fly-half position last week against Suva will be at fullback while Matai moves to the wing.


Sailosi Sekitoga, Moape Wara and Osea Sadrau will provide strength in the front row while Eparama Ravi and Timoci Ratu are the flankers with Captain Joni Baleidama at number 8.

Joseva Vetaukula is at fly-half and Luke Davui at halfback.

Yasawa will take on Lautoka at 5pm at Prince Charles Park.

The Skipper Cup and Farebrother Sullivan Trophy Challenge between Namosi and Naitasiri will be held at Thompson Park at 3.30pm tomorrow.

In other matches, Nadi will play Suva at 3pm at Prince Charles Park tomorrow while Tailevu will take on Nadroga at 3pm at Ratu Cakobau Park tomorrow.

Skipper Cup Round 8 / Farebrother Trophy Challenge Series
Fri 18 SepFull Time Tailevu31 - 12Lautoka
Sat 19 SepFull Time Namosi15 - 6Nadroga
Sat 19 SepFull Time Yasawa3 - 51Suva
Sat 19 Sep Full Time Nadi14 - 11Naitasiri
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