Fiji 7's sides make good start in Labasa
November 11, 2015 1:46 am
The two Fiji 7s squads competing in the Macuata Provincial 7s tournament in Labasa were in fine form in the opening round this morning.
The Fiji 1 side, which had the services of Osea Kolinisau, Isake Katonibau, Savenaca Rawaca and Pio Tuwai proved too strong for Red Diamond, winning 49-0.
The Fiji Two side consisted of fringe players such as Amenoni Nasilasila, Vatemo Ravouvou, Waisea Nacuqu and Viliame Mata, beat Bainivalu 38-0.
Wardens Gold and First Light Taveuni are shaping up to be two teams capable of giving the two national side a tough challenge.
Wardens Gold, led by former national extended squad member and Namosi halfback, Kelepi Namoua beat 3D X 22-0 while First Light defeated Northern Covenant 34-0.
The pool games will be completed later this afternoon and the finals will be held tomorrow.
The winning team will earn $3000 while the runners up collects $1500.