23 Nov 2006

Fiji's rugby sevens coach names two new caps

7:55 am on 23 November 2006

Fiji rugby sevens coach Waisale Serevi has named two new caps in his side to play in the opening legs of the IRB World series in Dubai and George in South Africa next month.

Winger Napolioni Nalaga and forward Aminiasi Nava, will join Setefano Cakau and Australia based Bruce Rauqe who return after long lay offs, while utility back Epeli Dranivasa returns from injury.

Serevi has retained Sireli Naqelevuki, Lepani Nabuliwaqa, Neumi Nanuku, William Ryder, Vima Tuidraki and Mosese Volavola from the last leg in Paris and London.

The world champion's Fiji is the only country other than New Zealand to have won the IRB sevens title.