21st September 09:57 AM
Fiji Airways Drua considered 'favourites' ahead NSW Country clash
By Rusiate Baleilevuka and Jack Charters
Tuesday 12/09/2017
Peceli Nacebe scores for Fiji Airways Drua

The Fiji Airways Drua will be heading into this weekends National Rugby Championship clash against the NSW Country Eagles as favorites after their famous win last week.

The Country Eagles have lost their first two games of the season and are sitting at the bottom of the NRC overall points table.

The Drua on the other hand have racked up 13 tries in their first two games and are leading the total tries scored after round two.

Drua coach, Senirusi Seruvakula believes they need to improve on their discipline as the team have conceded the second most penalties in the championship with 21 and given the 4th most turnovers with 34.

The national side had their recovery gym session this morning as they started camping again in Sigatoka today.

Meanwhile the NSW Country Eagles will try to find a way to contain electric flyhalf, Peceli Nacebe.

The Nadroga flyer has been outstanding for the Drua showcasing his skills and pace which has also caught the attention of national sevens coach, Gareth Baber.

The Drua will play NSW Country Eagles at 3pm Saturday at Lawaqa Park and you can catch the live commentary of this match on our sister station Viti FM on 92.2FM.

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