April 10, 2021
Nadi has successfully retained the Inkk Farebrother Challenge Trophy after edging Rewa 25-15 in Prince Charles Park today.
The Jet Setters took the early lead when Turuva Lumelume scored the opener but missed the conversion giving them a 5-0 lead.
Minutes later, Nadi was awarded a penalty kick which was successfully taken by Sela Toga.
But it was Apenisa Deve who brought Rewa back in the game with a penalty.
Nadi trailed by 8-3 at the breather.
The visitors came firing in the second half with William Tabuaniqili scoring the first try and Deve converting for a 10-8 lead.
The hosts made no mistake with former Flying Fijian flanker Naulia Dawai and outside center Tevita Mociu scoring two tries but Toga converted one giving an 18-3 lead.
Tabuaniqili managed to pull another try for Rewa but was unconverted for the 18-15 margin.
The defending Champs left no chance with centre Tevita Mociu scoring the last try and Toga converted for a 25-15 victory.
By Romeka Romena