November 20, 2012
  Follow @ Twitter

FRU confirms Waqairawai departure

Fiji Rugby Union operations manager Vilikesa Rinavuaka has confirmed that the contract of their sponsorship and marketing manager Tevita Waqaraiwai will not be renewed.

Rinavuaka told FijiLive it was a tough decision to make, but one that needed to be done for the “best of Fiji Rugby.”

“At the end of the day, we have to look at our economic situation,” Rinavuaka said.

“Tevita (Waqairawai) has struggled to find sponsors in a time that is pretty tough to look for sponsorship. It’s sad but we have to do what’s best for Fiji Rugby.”

Rinavuaka declined to comment on Waqairawai’s replacement adding that the decision will be made “in-house”.

By Lavenia Vuadreu
 

YOU'RE MINE

PREVIOUS STORY
Quartet out of Georgia game
NEXT STORY
Gatland makes Wales changes for All Blacks

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


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

 

 







SPORTS
Mata makes Glasgow, London selection
Viliame Mata has forced his way back into the Vodafone Fiji team to the last leg of the 2013/2014 HSBC Sevens World Series after being named in coach Ben Ryan's travelling team to the Glasgow and London Sevens.
FOOTBALL
56 teams confirmed for Sangam IDC
This season's Sangam Inter District Championship will have a total of 56 local and international teams taking part in different categories.
FIJI NEWS
Six questioned over Nadi man's death
A 49-year-old man accused of practicing witchcraft died at the Lautoka Hospital last night after being allegedly assaulted by six men in Nadi.
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.