Fiji beats Kenya in second game 21-7
The future is unknown but we will work hard - Tuwai

Fiji beats Kenya in second game 21-7

The future is unknown but we will work hard - Tuwai

By Rashika Kumar , Mosese Raqio
Saturday 21/01/2023
[Image: World Rugby Media Zone]

The Fiji Airways men’s national 7s team booked their second win of the Hamilton 7s tournament after beating Kenya 21-7.

Fiji scored the only points in the first half with a converted try to Filipe Sauturaga for a 7-0 lead going into the half time break.

Kenya started the 2nd spell strongly scoring a converted try under the post to level the score 7-all before captain Waisea Nacuqu and Vuiviawa Naduvalo scored a converted try each to give Fiji their second win.

While speaking after the match, two time Olympic gold medallist Jerry Tuwai has assured fans that they will work hard.

They will now play Samoa in their final pool game at 3.06pm this afternoon.

Fiji earlier beat France 26-10.

The men’s cup quarter-finals will start at 9.58am tomorrow, the semi finals begin at 1.48pm and the final will be played at 6.56pm tomorrow.

Meanwhile, the Fijiana 7s team will take on hosts the Black Ferns at 2.12pm and will play PNG at 5.37pm later this afternoon.

They beat Great Britain 19-14 in their first pool match.

The women’s cup quarter finals will kick-off at 8.30am tomorrow, the cup semi final will begin at 12.20pm and the cup final will be at 6.26pm tomorrow.

3' Filipe Sauturaga outpaces the Kenya side to make the first try of the match. Nacuqu with the successful conversion

Half Time 


9' Brian Tanga scores to equalize, with Denis Abukuse adding an extra 2 point in the conversion
11' Waisea Nacuqu scores to extend their lead. Conversion successful

12'Vuiviawa Naduvalo extends the lead with another try. Conversion successful

Full Time 



Drua face rough seas as they go down 34-10 to Blues
The Swire Shipping Fijian Drua faced some rough seas in Auckland as they went down 34-10 to the Blues in their first match of the 2024 Shop N Save Sup...
7 hours ago
People can re-join FNPF at 55 after full withdrawal of funds
Members who have fully withdrawn their Fiji National Provident funds at 55 years old can rejoin FNPF. This was highlighted by the FNPF Manager ...
6 hours ago

Residents concerned with increase in rates
Some residents of Savusavu have raised concerns regarding the increase in town rates targeted to special rates, garbage rates and general ...
7 hours ago

Tukini Cama was a person who brought joy and energy to the room - Archbishop Chong
Ratu Kinijoji Rayacarogo George Cama, commonly known as Tukini Cama, will be missed by many as he is a person who can make other people happy and ...
7 hours ago

Health is priority for the Coalition Govt – Biman Prasad
Health is a priority for the Coalition Government. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Biman Prasad highlighted this during the ...
7 hours ago

And now for Fiji First??
It seems strange but just over 12 months into the current parliamentary term, we need to remind ourselves that FijiFirst is still the largest single ...
9 hours ago

fijivillage Straight Talk with Vijay Narayan
Latest Videos

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
Kishore Kumar Trial
Kishore Kumar is charged with allegedly making false claims on his Facebook page, Kishore Kumar Publications that there was a porn video of ...
4 days ago

Concerns raised regarding the state of CWM Hospital
General and Chief Pediatric Surgeon at the CWM Hospital, Dr Josese Turagava says due to the increase in the number of people who are moving to the ...
6 days ago

HSBC Perth 7s 2024
The Fiji Airways Men’s National 7s side secured a 4th place finish at the HSBC Perth 7s while the Fijiana 7s finished 8th in the Women’s ...
21 days ago