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FRU has government's backing: Naupoto

Fiji's Sports Minister Viliame Naupoto has assured government’s support in Fiji Rugby Union’s bid to host one of the 2015/2016 HSBC Sevens World Series tournaments as well as host of the 2018 Sevens World Cup.

Mal Meninga to conduct trainning in PNG

Fifty two participants including 10 Digicel Cup referees, six ENBRL referees, 10 Digicel Cup coaches and trainers and 16 national development officers will undergo a two day accreditation course in rugby league in Kokopo on Saturday.

Samoa Sevens Captain replaced

Samoan and New Zealand based rugby player, Kelly Meafua has been called to join the Samoa Sevens team to the IRB World Sevens Series Round 6 and 7 in Japan and Hong Kong.

Tonga opening doors for women's development

The 2014 OFC Women’s Championship saw the wide open margins by which New Zealand has long dominated their Pacific counterparts narrowed.

20 people apply for Fiji Rugby 15s coaching job

Twenty people have expressed their interest for Fiji's Rugby 15s coaching job.

Krishna extends Phoenix deal

He scored his first A-League goal at the weekend against Melbourne Heart and now Fiji striker Roy Krishna has extended his stay with the Wellington Phoenix two more years leaving him one very happy young chap.

Netball Fiji makes Commonwealth Games submissions to INF

For extra sway towards participating in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in July, Netball Fiji officials have made a submission to the International Netball Federation (INF), its parent body.

Nelson Stone will line up with 2008 Olympic Champion and reigning world champion LaShaun Merritt from the USA in Melbourne on Saturday in the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.

FIFA investigates WC corruption

Sepp Blatter admits ethics committee is examining Telegraph disclosures that FIFA's former vice-president Jack Warner was paid £720,000 ($F2,219m)five days after Qatar was awarded 2022 World Cup.

All Whites in pre-Cup kickaround

They didn't qualify for the World Cup but the All Whites may play in South America in June after all.