October 13, 2012
  Follow @ Twitter

Suva keep Farebrother after hard-fought win

Suva have defeated Lautoka 19-16 in the final challenge match at Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori today to ensure the Farebrother-Sullivan Cup remains in their trophy cabinet until next season.

The Capital City side were trailing 0-8 at half-time to bounce back with three tries, via Samu Bola, Vilitati Sokiveta and James Brown, to Lautoka's two for the win.

This is their third successive win in the challenge since they dethroned Nadroga 20-17 in the fourth challenge match at Lautoka's Chrchill Park last month.

Scoring Sequence:
12min - YELLOW CARD LAUTOKA, Taione Ratu, SUVA 0-0 LAUTOKA
19min - PEN GOAL LAUTOKA, Taniela Rawaqa (missed), Suva 0-0 LAUTOKA
25min - DROP GOAL LAUTOKA, Rawaqa - SUVA 0-3 LAUTOKA
28min - PEN GOAL LAUTOKA, Rawaqa (missed) - SUVA 0-3 LAUTOKA
36min - TRY LAUTOKA, Iliavi Satala, CONV, Rawaqa (missed) - SUVA 0-8 LAUTOKA
HALF-TIME
50min - TRY SUVA, Samu Bola, CONV Emosi Mulevoro - SUVA 7-8 LAUTOKA
55min - PEN GOAL LAUTOKA, Rawaqa - SUVA 7-11 LAUTOKA
73min - TRY SUVA, Vilitati Sokiveta, CONV missed - SUVA 12-11 LAUTOKA
83min - TRY SUVA, James Brown, CONV Kaminieli Neiqisa - SUVA 19-11 LAUTOKA
86min - TRY LAUTOKA, Yagavito Nasauvakarua, CONV missed - SUVA 19-16
FULL-TIME

FijiLive

Sugar - Maroon 5

PREVIOUS STORY
Fiji opens Aust 7s with Scotland win
NEXT STORY
Fiji 7s down Tonga 35-7

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


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

 

 







SPORTS
$350k sponsorship boost for Netball Fiji
Netball Fiji today sealed a three year sponsorship deal worth $350,000 and announced the re-introduction of the Super League competition.
FOOTBALL
Suva’s Singh leads goal scorers’ chart
Suva marksman Ravinesh Karan Singh leads the Rewa Galaxy Premier League Goal Scorers' chart after netting five goals in a span of three days.
FIJI NEWS
Fiji-Indonesia to intensify investment
The Governments of Fiji and Indonesia have agreed to intensify investment and trade cooperation in the area of fisheries, agriculture processing and marketing cooperation of individual countries’ national products.
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.