Nadroga comes from behind to beat Suva in thriller

Nadroga retained their Farebrother title after edging Suva 15-13 in a double header Skipper/Farebrother at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka today.

The hosts were trailing 8-13 when they were awarded a penalty try in the last second of the match to steal the victory from the Capital City side.

Suva drew first blood with a try from Jone Manu four and half minutes into the game to give the Capital side a 5-0 lead.

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The Stallions replied with a penalty kick from half back Apisalome Waqatabu and a try from half back Josefa Kuricuva right at the half time mark gave Nadroga a 8-5 lead.

Suva levelled terms through Setareki Rawaba from the penalty to make it 8-all.

Suva’s patience paid off with a try from Jone Manu to give the Capital side a 13-8 lead with13 minutes remaining.

The Stallions were awarded a penalty try for a 15-13 victory.

In another match, Namosi defeated Tailevu 19-6.


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