19 Apr 2017

Sport: Fiji's NSW bid on verge of govt support

From , 3:00 pm on 19 April 2017

Efforts by Fiji to get a team in Australia's domestic New South Wales rugby league competition has gained momentum with the possibility of government funding.

The Fiji National Rugby League and former player Petero Civoniceva announced they were joining forces in their New South Wales Cup team bid.

FNRL chief executive officer Timoci Naleba told Koro Vaka'uta the collaboration makes sense and the bid has now strengthened. 

Fiji's Petero Civoniceva

Petero Civoniceva Photo: PHOTOSPORT