Marist 7s kicks-off in wet and windy Suva

Setefano Cakau

The two-day Marist 7s tournament has kicked-off at the ANZ Stadium in Suva this morning

Majority of the Fiji squad players to the Moscow 7s rugby world cup will feature in this tournament.

It has been confirmed that all the overseas based players are in Suva except Timoci Matanavou.
The Wardens team has the likes of Ilai Tinai, Joji Ragamate, Lepani Botia and Niko Verekauta.
The Tabadamu side from Namosi features Setefano Cakau, Jone Vota and Joeli Lutumailagi.
Filimoni Botitu, Vereniki Goneva and Jerry Tuilevu will  play for the Nadi based Yamacia side.
Lomaiviti Barbarians have Manasa Nayagi, Natabua Gold features Jasa Veremalua and Metuisela Talebula, Osea Kolinisau will play for the Covenant Brothers while the Police team will feature Samisoni Viriviri, Sunia Kubu and Manueli Laqai.
The Uprising team will feature brothers Waisea Nayacalevu and Avenisi Vasuinubu.
The Western Babas will feature Seremaia Burotu, Pio Tuwai and Samu Saqiwa.
Head Coach Alifereti Dere said the players will be closely monitored.
 A 21 member Fiji squad will be announced after the Marist 7s.