Vern Cotter selects his playing group for the first time
Fiji Autumn Nations Cup Squad 2020
A Covid outbreak meant that Fiji’s first three Autumn Nations Cup fixtures were cancelled, but they have been given the all clear to play Georgia in the seventh-place play-off at BT Murrayfield.
This will be Vern Cotter’s first Test in charge of Fiji and he has named a very strong back-line as well as given first caps to Johnny Dyer, Mesulame Kunavula and Temo Mayanavanua in the pack.
Fiji Team to Play Georgia – Saturday 5 December
Kini Murimurivalu; Josua Tuisova, Semi Radradra (captain), Levani Botia, Nemani Nadolo; Ben Volavola, Frank Lomani; Peni Ravai, Samuel Matavesi, Mesake Doge, Tevita Ratuva, Temo Mayanavanu, Johnny Dyer, Mesulame Kunavula, Albert Tuisue.
Replacements: Tevita Ikanivere, Haereiti Hetet, Samuela Tawake, Chris Minimbi, Manueli Ratuniyarawa, Simione Kuruvoli, Seru Vularika, Waisea Nayacalevu.
Fiji Team to Play France – Sunday 15 November – CANCELLED
Kini Murimurivalu; Josua Tuisova, Waisea Nayacalevu, Levani Botia (captain), Nemani Nadolo; Ben Volavola, Frank Lomani; Peni Ravai, Sam Matavesi, Mesake Doge, Tevita Ratuva, Albert Tuisue, Mesulame Kunavula, Kitione Kamikamica, Johnny Dyer.
Replacements: Tevita Ikanivere, Haereiti Hetet, Samuela Tawake, Temo Mayanavanua, Manueli Ratuniyarawa, Simione Kuruvoli, Serupepeli Vularika, Setareki Tuicuvu.
Fiji Autumn Nations Cup Squad
Ben Volavola, Tuidraki Samusamuvodre
Autumn Nations Cup Fixtures 2020
Dates, kick-off times and TV details for Fiji’s four Autumn Nations Cup matches…
Sunday 15 Nov, France v Fiji – CANCELLED due to Covid cases in Fiji squad, France awarded 28-0 win
Saturday 21 Nov, Italy v Fiji – CANCELLED due to Covid outbreak
Saturday 28 Nov, Scotland v Fiji – CANCELLED due to Covid outbreak
Saturday 5 Dec, Georgia 24-38 Fiji Related: Fiji’s Nemani Nadolo scores hat-trick against Georgia
Head here for the full Autumn Nations Cup fixtures list.
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