Fiji’s Rugby World Cup campaign starts Friday 18th September – keep up to date with all the latest news and fixtures, and check our Rugby World Cup 2015 page for more information.

Fiji’s Rugby World Cup Record: P24 W9 D0 L15

1987 Quarter-finals
1991 Pool stages
1999 Quarter-final play-offs
2003 Pool stages
2007 Quarter-finals
2011 Pool stages

How they qualified: As Oceania 1 by beating the Cook Islands 108-6 in a play-off in Lautoka in June 2014.

Vital statistic: 125 – The number of points Nicky Little scored at World Cups between 1999 and 2011 –more than three times Fiji’s next higher scorer Severo Koroduadua Waqanibau (40)

Did you know? Vereniki Goneva is the only Fijian to have scored a hat-trick in a World Cup game, against Namibia in 2011.

If they were a celebrity… Justin Bieber – Hugely popular, a crowd pleaser, but prone to mistakes too.

Odds: Pretty long at 1500-1.


World Cup Highlights: Wales 23-13 Fiji

Wales extended their unbeaten form with victory over Fiji at the Millennium Stadium – Watch official World Cup highlights here. For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click here.

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Wales’ hopes eased by Fijian absences

Wales and Pacific Island teams have a long, painful history at World Cups but Warren Gatland’s men might have dodged a bullet ahead of their clash with Fiji on Thursday.…