Wednesday, April 24, 2024
601 ad

Flying Fijians get green-light for French warmup

The Fiji Water Flying Fijians will play France in a warm-up match ahead of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

Fiji Rugby Union Administrator Simione Valenitabua who is currently in France, confirmed in a statement that after negotiations, the green light had been given by the French Federation of Rugby for the hosts to play the Flying Fijians on August 19.

Furthermore, the FFR has also agreed to cover all costs for Fiji’s travel from Nadi to France.

Valenitabua will also travel to England this week to meet with the Rugby Football Union of England in regards to Fiji’s scheduled second warm-up match for the RWC with England on August 26.

Meanwhile, the Executive President of C.A Brive Correze Limousin Rugby Union Xavier Ric has invited Fiji Rugby to make use of their state-of-the-art facilities during their RWC campaign in France.

Noa Biudole
Noa Biudole
Journalist | news@fijilive.com

MORE FROM FIJILIVE

Urgent search for missing children

Fiji Police is urgently seeking public assistance in locating two c...

Body found along Lami foreshore

Lami Police have recovered the body of a man found floating in wate...

Supreme Court to interpret sections...

The Supreme Court will hear what is termed as a miscellaneous actio...

Waratahs prepare to counter Drua st...

The NSW Waratahs have their sights set on containing Fijian Drua's ...
Fijilive Ad

trending

error: