BARLA Lions snatch victory in tour opener

A try five minutes from time by York Acorn second-row Reece Rushworth, with Jamie Fields landing his third goal, helped the BARLA Lions edge West Fiji 22-20 earlier today in the opening game of the Fiji tour at Prince Charles Park, Nadi.

The Lions’ next game is against Fiji Bati Residents on Saturday.


Thursday 15 November. Fiji West 20 BARLA Lions 22; Fiji Bati Residents v Australian Affiliated States –late result (both at Prince Charles Park, Nadi).


Saturday 17 November. Fiji Bati Residents v BARLA Lions (Lawaqa Park, Sigatoka).

Tuesday 20 November. Australian Affiliated States v BARLA Lions (Prince Charles Park, Nadi).

Friday 23 November. Fiji Bati Residents v BARLA Lions (at Prince Charles Park, Nadi).