Rugby-World Cup-Wales v Fiji

Rugby-World Cup-Wales v Fiji
By Reuters

07/10/2019 at 12:33Updated 07/10/2019 at 12:35

Oct 7 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D fixture between Wales and Fiji: WHERE Oita Stadium, Oita WHEN Wednesday, Oct.

Oct 7 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D
fixture between Wales and Fiji:

WHERE
Oita Stadium, Oita

WHEN
Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 6.45pm local time (0945 GMT)

WALES
World ranking: 2
Coach: Warren Gatland (New Zealand)
Captain: Alun Wyn Jones
Team: 15-Liam Williams, 14-George North, 13-Jonathan Davies,
12-Hadleigh Parkes, 11-Josh Adams, 10-Dan Biggar, 9-Gareth
Davies, 8-Ross Moriarty, 7-James Davies, 6-Josh Navidi, 5-Alun
Wyn Jones, 4-Jake Ball, 3-Tom Francis, 2-Ken Owens, 1-Wyn Jones
Replacements: 16-Elliot Dee, 17-Rhys Carre, 18-Dillon Lewis,
19-Aaron Shingler, 20-Aaron Wainwright, 21-Tomos Williams,
22-Rhys Patchell, 23-Owen Watkin.

FIJI
World ranking: 11
Coach: John McKee (New Zealand)
Captain: Dominiko Waqaniburotu
Team: 15-Kini Murimurivalu, 14-Josua Tuisova, 13-Waisea
Nayacalevu, 12-Lepani Botia, 11-Semi Radradra, 10-Ben Volavola,
9-Frank Lomani, 8-Viliame Mata, 7-Semi Kunatani, 6-Dominiko
Waqaniburotu, 5-Leone Nakarawa, 4-Tevita Cavubati, 3-Manasa
Saulo, 2-Samuel Matavesi, 1-Campese Ma'afu
Replacements: 16-Mesulame Dolokoto, 17-Eroni Mawi, 18-Peni
Ravai, 19-Apisalome Ratuniyarawa, 20-Peceli Yato, 21-Nikola
Matawalu, 22-Jale Vatubua, 23-Josh Matavesi.

OFFICIALS
Referee: Jerome Garces (France)
Assistants: Romain Poite (France), Karl Dickson (England)
TMO: Ben Skeen (New Zealand)

POOL D FIXTURES/RESULTS (date/opponent/venue)
WALES
Sept 23 Wales 43-14 Georgia Toyota
Sept 29 Wales 29-25 Australia Tokyo
Oct 13 v Uruguay Kumamoto

FIJI
Sept 21 Fiji 21-39 Australia Sapporo
Sept 25 Fiji 27-30 Uruguay Kamaishi
Oct 3 Fiji 45-10 Georgia Osaka

(Compiled by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru
Editing by Christian Radnedge)

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