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McKee identifies front row project

Fiji's scrum lines up against Samoa at Bonney Field in Sacramento. Photo: World Rugby

Fiji’s scrum lines up against Samoa at Bonney Field in Sacramento. Photo: World Rugby

National coach John McKee said the Fiji Rugby Union had indentified a project for grounding front row players that would provide the core training needed to prepare them for international level matches.

McKee said World Rugby was very helpful in funding for Tier Two countries and was hoping that funding would be channelled in that part of the game for the islanders in the near future.

He said because of the rugby culture in Fiji which was based around the abbreviated sevens game, there was not enough being done in the set plays and preparing good front row forwards.

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