14 May 2007

Swag of new caps in first Fiji rugby squad of the year

10:17 am on 14 May 2007

Thirteen new players have broken through into the 30 member Fiji rugby squad for its opening game of the Pacific Nations Cup.

Four are new Zealand based with two from Taranaki,number 8 Tomasi Soqeta and winger Michael Tagicakibau.

Six of the squad are non travelling reserves leaving thirteen forwards and eleven backs.

The squad will remain in Sigatoka to prepare for the game against Manu Samoa in Apia next Sunday.