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Injury concerns in Flying Fijians camp with Rugby World Cup just 4 weeks away

Injury concerns in Flying Fijians camp with Rugby World Cup just 4 weeks away

By Navitalai Naivalurua
Wednesday 14/08/2019

There are still some injury concerns in the Fiji Airways Flying Fijians camp with the Rugby World Cup just 4 weeks away.

Flying Fijians Coach John McKee says Jale Vatubua has a slight leg strain but he will available for selection against Tonga in two weeks time.

He says Josua Tuisova has a slight ankle twitch but it is not that serious, and they have given him an alternate training program to get him back on track for their World Cup campaign.

Fiji will face Tonga in their last test match on the 31st of this month at Eden Park, before they take on the Wallabies on the 21st of next month at 4.45pm.

McKee will name his 31 member squad to the Rugby World Cup this Friday.

Fiji is pooled with Australia, Wales, Georgia and Uruguay.

The Rugby World Cup will begin on the 20th of next month and run till the 2nd of November.


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