A fourth quarter rout saw the Fiji Men’s East upset Fiji Men’s West 29-24 in the first match of the Fast5 at the Vodafone Arena in Suva.
Behind by 9-5, 14-10 and 24-15, the Easts had a lot of work to do to catch up.
Their choice of opting for the last quarter as their power play paid off for them as their scores doubled.
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Shooters Nacanieli Goneyali and Kitione Waqavonovono slotted a total of seven goals to come away with the lead.
The Wests lost the momentum they built in the last three quarters as they were deprived of possession.