The Fijian Drua’s attempts to recruit players for Super Rugby have been hindered in recent weeks as a “split” RA board decides its next Super Rugby move.
- by Paul Cully
The Pacific Island nation is in the midst of a COVID-19 crisis with cases rising sharply, but the pro-vaccination message was dumped at the last minute due to resistance from some team members.
Simon Raiwalui does not have his troubles to seek as the head of Fiji Rugby, but the former Wallabies forwards coach can see a bright light at the end of the tunnel.
- by Paul Cully
Australia should throw open its arms to a new Super team from rugby-mad Fiji, who have proven they enrich the game on both sides of the fence.
- by Morgan Turinui
The competition will expand to 12 teams next year, and the two new sides will come from the Fiji and Pasifika regions.
- by Sam Phillips
World Rugby has offered a $2.16 million package over an initial three-year period to support Fijian Drua and Moana Pasifika’s likely entry into Super Rugby in 2022.
- by Tom Decent
A clash between Ireland and Wales will kick off the new eight-team Autumn Nations Cup after Six Nations rugby confirmed the format and fixtures.
- by Mitch Phillips
Francis Kean has stood down as Fiji Rugby Union chairman after he was allegedly recorded using homophobic language.
Francis Kean's criminal record is overshadowing several other fascinating developments in the lead up to World Rugby's May 12 elections.
- by Georgina Robinson
Fiji 33 Babarians 31
England coach Eddie Jones' spell at the helm of the Barbarians was an unsuccessful one as his team lost 33-31 to Fiji at Twickenham.
A mix of Australians, South Africans, Kiwis and an Irishman are among those selected for upcoming clashes with Fiji, Brazil and Wales.
- by David Smith