Fiji confirm Rugby World Cup squad

Date published: August 21 2015


Fiji head coach John McKee has announced the Flying Fijians team to travel to the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

“I am very pleased to announce a very strong and experienced team to represent Fiji at the World Cup,” said McKee.

“After the successful Pacific Nations Cup campaign and current training camp here in Fiji the squad is working well towards the challenges ahead in the UK.

“Pool A is a very challenging pool and I have every confidence that this team will rise to the challenge and bring their best game to every match at the World Cup.

“Challenges such as those ahead of us bring out the best in top competitors and top teams.

“With this talented group of rugby players, fiercely proud of representing their country, I believe we have a team of players who will bring their best game to the biggest contest in international rugby,” McKee concluded.

Fiji open their Rugby World Cup campaign against England in the tournament's opener on September 18.

Fiji's Rugby World Cup squad: Lee Roy Atalifo, Isei Colati, Campese Ma’afu, Peni Ravai, Manasa Saulo, Sunia Koto (vc), Tuapati Talemaitoga, Viliame Veikoso, Tevita Cavubati, Leone Nakarawa, Api Ratuniyarawa, Nemia Soqeta, Sakiusa Masi Matadigo, Akapusi Qera (c), Malakai Ravulo, Netani Talei, Dom Waqaniburotu, Peceli Yato, Nemia Kenatale, Nikola Matawalu, Henry Seniloli, Lepani Botia, Gabiriele Lovobalavu, Joshua Matavesi, Ben Volavola, Vereniki Goneva (vc), Kini Murimurivalu, Nemani Nadolo, Waisea Nayacalevu, Metuisela Talebula, Asaeli Tikoirotuma.

Non Travelling Reserves:
Joeli Veitayaki, Jerry Yanuyanutawa, Jale Sassen, Savenaca Tabakanalagi, Seremaia Bai, Napolioni Nalaga, Timoci Nagusa