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Nadolo quits Fiji ahead of World Cup

Fiji star Nemani Nadolo has revealed he has hung up the Fiji jersey just eight months out from the Rugby World Cup in an emotional Instagram post.

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251dSam Bruce

Power rankings: Rugby's best spines this November

Rugby is a team game, yet there are certain positions across the backs and forwards that have great influence over a team's success. We've looked at the spines for each of top 10 nations this November, rating them against their world rankings.

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Way-too-early predictions for Rugby World Cup 2019

With one year to go until the Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan, our writers take a look through each of the pools and decide where it will all be won and lost in 2019.

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All Blacks Sevens make RWC7s history

New Zealand have made Rugby World Cup Sevens history claiming a third title with an impressive 33-12 win over England at a packed out AT&T stadium, after South Africa downed Fiji to claim bronze.

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Rugby World Cup Sevens in photos

San Francisco hosted the biggest rugby tournament yet staged in the United States, with AT&T Park the venue for the Rugby World Cup over the weekend. We bring you best of the action in photographs.

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England break USA hearts' in extra time

New Zealand, Fiji and South Africa have all booked their places in the men's Rugby World Cup Sevens while England secured their place in an extra time epic.

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428dESPN Staff

New Zealand government eye Pacific Super side

The New Zealand government revealed on Tuesday they had conducted a study into the possibility of launching a combined Pacific Islands Super Rugby team, reportedly to help offset China's rising influence in the Pacific region.

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World Series Rugby starts with a bang

No seven-point tries were scored, but World Series Rugby made good on its promise to entertain in the Western Force's 24-14 win over the Fiji Warriors at a packed nib Stadium on Friday night.

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574dTom Hamilton and Greg Growden

2017 rugby awards: Player, moment & more

As 2018 comes into view, Greg Growden and Tom Hamilton delve into their collective short-term memory banks to dish out their awards for the year.

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606dESPN Staff

November Tests: Who said what

Catch up on what was said following another busy Saturday of Test match action.

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Fiji take home games across country in NRC

The draw for the new NRC season has been released with the debutants Fijo handed four home games at three different venues across the Pacific island nation.

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Fiji qualify for RWC 2019, join Group D

Fiji will join Wales, Australia and Georgia in Group D at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan after beating Tonga 14-10 on Saturday.

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Townsend rues sloppy Scots loss to Fiji

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend was bitterly disappointed with his side's inaccuracies as former Glasgow lock Leone Nakarawa guided Fiji to a famous win in Suva.

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Ford to set Scotland caps record

Scotland hooker Ross Ford is set to break his country's caps record on Saturday after being named in the starting line-up to face Fiji.

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Wallabies win but local fans vote with their feet

The walk from Flinders Street Station to AAMI Park -- the city's boutique, rectangular stadium -- isn't the most popular route for Melburnians on a wintery Saturday afternoon.

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768dSam Bruce

Wallabies' form players should see them past Fiji

Australia's 2017 Test season gets underway in Melbourne on Saturday afternoon with Fiji taking to AAMI Park for the first time. The surface has been sound this season, but the same can't be said for Australian rugby. What will transpire against Fiji?

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783dSam Bruce

Mo'unga lauds 'unreal' Fijian experience

Crusaders fly-half Richie Mo'unga has backed calls for more Super Rugby games to be played in the Pacific Islands having sampled the "unreal" experience in Fiji last weekend.

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818dESPN Staff

Ben Ryan features on new Fijian coin

Ben Ryan has been commemorated for his role in guiding Fiji to its first ever Olympic gold medal in Rugby Sevens at Rio by putting the coach on the local 50 cent coin.

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Ben Ryan takes consultant role with WRU

The Welsh Rugby Union has appointed sevens coach Ben Ryan in a consultancy role, claiming his appointment is a 'real coup'.

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919dTom Hamilton

Ryan snubbed by Fiji Rugby Union awards

Ben Ryan, the man who led Fiji to Olympic gold, has been snubbed in the annual Fijian Rugby Union awards with him omitted from the nominations for coach of the year.

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Ryan: Fiji sevens should split from union

The Fiji sevens team should split from the Fijian Rugby Union to improve the management of the side, according to Ben Ryan.

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947dTom Hamilton

Fijian Rugby Union hits out at Ben Ryan

The Fijian Rugby Union has hit out at Ben Ryan -- the man who led them to Olympic gold -- saying it is disappointed by his "constant remarks" about the sevens team.

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958dESPN Staff

Fiji return to Dubai as hot favourites

Fiji will again kick off the HSBC Sevens World Series as firm favourites to take out the World Series title after an historic 2016 which saw the island nation win its first ever Olympic gold.

2015 RankingsRugby World Cup

  • FIJI10th
    TRIES SCORED 1st New Zealand : 25 Tries Scored
  • FIJI12th
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st New Zealand : 125 Points Difference