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Fiji Bati

Australian Prime Minister’s XIII teams to play Fiji in 2019


Date: 13/3/19

The Australian Prime Minister’s XIII men’s and women’s teams will take the field in Fiji at the end of 2019, marking the first official Prime Minister’s XIII matches in the country.

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Rugby League receives landmark support in Pacific

Date: 18/1/19

Rugby League in the Pacific received a significant boost today, with the Australian Government announcing support for NRL pre-season trial matches to be played in the Pacific over three years starting in 2020.

Fiji name squad for 2018 Pacific Test

Date: 14/6/18 (Photo Credit: NRL Photos) 

Fiji have named a 19 man squad ahead of their Melanesian Cup clash against Papua New Guinea on the 23rd of June at Campbelltown in Sydney's south west.

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RLIF intervenes to ensure Fijian World Cup players are paid

Date: 22/4/18 (Photo Credit: NRL Photos)

The Rugby League International Federation has intervened to ensure that payments due to players from the Rugby League World Cup 2017 are settled with immediate effect.

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Civoniceva behind Fiji as they get serious about entering team in the NSW Cup

Date: 22/4/18

Petero Civoniceva today proudly announced, “After years of careful consideration to get this project off the ground by 2019, we have chosen a new interim CEO to lead this project. Tia Roko will lead the team as the CEO in getting the project solidly set up and leading the way for us until we have a new board to commence advertising and looking for a person we see best to lead us into the future.

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Fiji Bati Players Still Not Paid 3 Months On

Date: 23/2/18 (Photo Credit: NRL Photos)

Since then the Fiji National Rugby League had promised to pay Fiji Bati players within 10 to 14 days. Fiji Bati are now stating they have still yet to be paid since making a statement on February 5 and Captain Kevin Naiqama making a second public statement on February 7.

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Fiji Bati Captain calls for FNRL Chairman & CEO to be replaced

Date: 7/2/18

Fiji captain Kevin Naiqama has called for the Fiji National Rugby League board to be voted out and re-iterated the players will boycott until they get their World Cup prize money.

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Fiji 2017 RLWC in review – Win over Kiwis defining moment for Bat

By Rich Cowley, Date: 30/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

Fijian Rugby League came of age during the 2017 Rugby League World Cup tournament. The Bati captured the public's imagination not only back in Fiji but across the rugby league world.

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Fiji NSWRL Bid Update – Petero Civoniceva

Date: 26/11/17

Petero Civoniceva - The Fiji Intrust Super Premiership NSW team will be a wonderful platform for our locally based Fijian boys to play in Australia's next best comp below the NRL.

Fiji Rugby League Bid is Fastest growing Fiji Brand on Facebook

 

Date: 31/8/17

The Fiji NSWRL Bid led by
Rugby League Legend, Petero Civoniceva and Greg Browne is aiming to join the National Rugby League (NRL) Tier Two by targeting entry into the NSWRL's – Intrust Super Premiership NSW for 2018. The competition effectively is filled with NRL Reserve Teams from NSW and New Zealand and other independent clubs from around New South Wales.