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Marika Vunibaka


Full name: Marika Vunibaka
Club
: Lomaiviti, Suva
Born:
3 November 1974
Height: 1m88 (6ft2in)
Weight: 106kg
Test debut: 1999 vs Canada in Vancouver
17 caps 8 tries 40 pts (23 games 10 tries 50 pts)

Marika Vunibaka became a household name in Fiji after a sensational debut season in 2000 at Super 12 with champions Canterbury Crusaders and was voted Player of the Year at the inaugural Fiji Rugby Awards. He finished his five-year Super 12 career with an impressive tally of 35 tries from 50 matches, and headed to Japan in March 2005. He returned the same year to help Fiji win the RWC 7s in Hong Kong and put Fiji back on the map.

Fiji 7s appearances (12):

1997 – Hong Kong (RWC 7s), Japan, Paris
1998 – Fiji, Hong Kong, Japan, Paris
1999 – Fiji, Hong Kong
2000 – Wellington
2001 – Mar del Plata (RWC 7s)
2005 – Hong Kong (RWC 7s)
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