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Shalveen Chand / Milika Malaka
September 5, 2012 12:59 am
Top rugby league players have confirmed they will represent the Fiji Bati in the next World Cup.
Fiji National Rugby League administrator Tomi Finau says the in-form Marika Koroibete, Kevin and Wes Naiqama and after a long time Petero Civoniceva.
Finau says these NRL players have an automatic entry into the squad.
Fiji national rugby league has a policy that whenever the Vodafone Fiji Bati team selected those who play in the first grade in level in NRL Australia and super league in UK get automatic selection in to the Vodafone Fiji Bati team. at this stage we have confirmation that Marika Koroibete is coming to playing for the Vodafone Fiji Bati.
Meanwhile local players and other overseas based players will have to play in the Battle of the Bati to prove their worthiness for the Bati.
The Bati qualified for next year’s World after reaching the semi-finals in 2009.