November 09, 2012
  Follow @ Twitter

England, Fiji name match-day squads

Apisalome Ratuniyarawa and Samu Wara will earn their first Test caps this weekend after being named in Flying Fijians Inoke Male’s run-on team for the 3.30am clash against England at Twickenham Sunday.

Male has named a strong line-up for the very important clash with a win by Fiji could help put them in a better seeding ahead of the Rugby World Cup 2015 pool draws on 3 December.

England have also named their squad for the match with debutant Leicester hooker Tom Youngs named in the starting line-up.

FIJI (15-1) : Simeli Koniferedi, 14 Samu Wara, 13 VEreniki Goneva, 12 Sireli Naqelevuki, 11 Watisoni Votu, 10 MEtuisela Talebula, 9 Nikola Matawalu, 8 Akapusi Qera, 7 Malakai Ravulo, 6 Api Naikatini, 5 Api Ratuniyarawa, 4 Leone Nakarawa, 3 Deacon Manu, 2 Viliame Veikoso, 1 Penijamini Makutu
Replacements:  Setefanpo Somoca, Seremaia Naureure, Manasa Saulo, Sekonaia Kalou, Iliesa Ratuva, Kelemedi Bola, Ravai Fatiaki, Josh Matavesi

ENGLAND (15-1): Alex Goode; Charlie Sharples, Manu Tuilagi, Brad Barritt, Ugo Monye; Toby Flood, Danny Care; Thomas Waldrom, Chris Robshaw (capt), Tom Johnson; Geoff Parling, Tom Palmer; Dan Cole, Tom Youngs, Joe Marler
Replacements: David Paice, David Wilson, Mako Vunipola, Joe Launchbury, Tom Wood, Ben Youngs, Owen Farrell, Mike Brown

Photos: Fiji Rugby
FijiLive
 

bang-bang

PREVIOUS STORY
Djokovic fights back to beat old rival Murray
NEXT STORY
Mendis stars in Sri Lanka win

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


Posted Comments
No comments, but you can post the first comment!

 


 






FOOTBALL
Army retains Sukuna Bowl football title
Army successfully retained the football title of the 2014 ANZ Sukuna Bowl Challenge after holding Police to a goal-less draw at Buckhurst Park in Suva this morning.
RUGBY
Army wins Sukuna Bowl
Army wrestled the Ratu Sukuna Bowl from Police at the ANZ Stadium this afternoon winning their all exciting challenge 18-10.
FIJI NEWS
MOG report will be out soon: Bishop
Australiaís Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop today confirmed the Multinational Observer Group (MOG) will soon publish their report on Fijiís September 17 election.
HEALTH/FITNESS
Chavez in Venezuela after cancer surgery
President Hugo Chavez surprised and in many cases delighted Venezuelans by returning home on Monday, albeit to an uncertain future, ending a more than two-month absence in Cuba for cancer treatment.
ENTERTAINMENT
Afghan street kid heads for the Oscars red carpet
An Afghan street kid is off to Hollywood and the red-carpet treatment at the Oscars -- a fairytale ending to a chance encounter that led to a starring role in a movie.
TECHNOLOGY
Apple hit by hackers
Apple on Tuesday said it was hit by hackers who wormed their way into the California company's system but evidently failed to steal any data.
NEWS SPORTS INFOTAINMENT SERVICES MOBILE EXTRA HOT TOPICS