Warriors go down fighting

April 15, 2024 2:29 pm

[Source: Lakapi Samoa/Facebook]

The Rooster Chicken Fiji Warriors went down fighting in their World Rugby Pacific Challenge clash against Japan XV in Samoa, losing 45-43.

The John Muller-led side trailed Japan XV 33-19 at halftime.

They mounted a spirited comeback in the second spell but the Japanese had enough in the tank to close out the match and hand the Warriors their first loss.

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The Warriors will take on hosts Manuma Samoa in their next Pacific Challenge match on Saturday.