The Flying Fijians have a 10-day camp from today before they fly to New Zealand to play their final test match against Tonga on the 31st of August at Eden Park.
The Matavesi brothers of Mualevu village, Vanuabalavu are super excited and proud that they’ve both made it in the Fiji Airways Flying Fijians squad for the Rugby World Cup in Japan.
The side was announced earlier today by Fiji Rugby Union chief executive officer, John O’Connor.
Joshua Matavesi, the elder of the two brothers is a utility player while Samuel is one of three hookers named in the squad.
On Instagram, Joshua thanked his wife Anna for taking time out to be with him over the past few weeks.
Rugby World Cup 2019 – Flying Fijians Matches
- Fiji vs Australia (4.45PM, 21st September, Sapporo Drome, Sapporo, Japan)
- Fiji vs Uruguay (5.15PM, 25th September, Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium, Iwate Prefecture, Kamaishi City)
- Fiji vs Georgia (5.15PM, 3rd October, Hanazono Rugby Stadium, Osaka Prefecture, Higashiosaka City)
- Fiji vs Wales (9th October, Oita Stadium, Oita Prefecture)