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Baptism of fire – Raketekete prepares for first rugby league game

Ruth Raketekete has never played rugby league before but this Friday she will be thrown into the deep end as she leads the Fiji School Girls side against a touring Australia team at Albert Park...

27th September

Granny’s little fighter

Analewatu Rokotakala is a humble and quiet natured woman – but within that peaceful demeanour lives a strong grandmother fighting for her 11-year-old grandson, Ilaisa Naro. The Saweni, Lautoka, resident says she took on the role of parent when she took Ilaisa under her care at just three months old . The hard truth about...

26th September

WOWS kids enjoy family fun day

Living with cancer can be emotionally and physically taxing not only for the patient, but also for their family members. This is why a family fun day was organised by Walk on Walk Strong (WOWS) Kids Fiji for more than 10 children living with cancer and their loved ones at the Lautoka Golf Club on...

Grammar U18 ‘ready’

Suva Grammar School is off to the Vodafone Super Deans Championship semi-finals next week after they defeated Lelean Memorial School 21-8. Team manager Bulou Vola Wainiqolo says they are taking one step at a time. “We had worked on our weakness before this competition that had enabled us to execute our game plan and win,”...

Ra high school secures U19 semi-final spot

The Ra High School Under-19 team players have made their school proud after they secured their spot in the Vodafone Super Deans Champion semi-finals next week at Prince Charles Park in Nadi. They beat Nasinu Secondary School 15-13 at Bidesi Park in Suva on Saturday. Coach Luke Serubasaga said they would need to work on...

Ba Pro creates history

Ba Provincial Freebird Institute created history after securing their spot in the Vodafone Super Deans Championship semifinal for the first time. This is the first time the school has ever made it to the national quarters. They beat Nasinu Secondary School 12-5 at the HFC Bank Stadium in Suva on Saturday. They were on attack...

ACS wins title

Adi Cakobau School was crowned the Fiji Secondary School U19 Southern Zone cricket champion. They beat Tailevu North College by six wickets at Albert Park in Suva on Saturday. Tailevu North batted first and scored 90 runs all out in the 14th over. The girls from Sawani then batted and scored 92 runs with a...

25th September

Rakiraki too strong

Giant-killers Rakiraki created a major upset defeating Nadi 4-3 via a penalty shootout to lift the Digicel/Rams Cleaning Services-sponsored Fiji Primary Schools Football Association (FPSFA) 45th Inter-District Championship title at Garvey Park in Tavua. The two teams were locked 1-all at the end of extra time forcing the final to be decided on penalties. Rakiraki...

MBHS humble to win

Marist Brothers High School defeated Ratu Kadavulevu School 16-13 in the last Vodafone Super Deans Championship quarter-finals at the HFC Bank Stadium yesterday. They came in as underdogs and defeated one of the toughest teams in Fiji Secondary Schools Rugby Union. The boys from Delainakaikai scored a first try from winger Ratu Etuate Veidreyaki but...

Upsets order of the Deans

A new champion will be crowned in this year’s Vodafone Super Deans U18 Championship after reigning champion Queen Victoria School lost to Natabua High School 21-19 yesterday. The Western-based school broke the hearts of Victorian fans in a last minute converted try to seal their spot. In the other results, Ratu Kadavulevu School shockingly lost...

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