Archive for June 13th, 2017

Blues name unchanged line-up for Origin II

Blues name unchanged line-up for Origin II

New South Wales has picked the team’s first unchanged State of Origin line-up in 21 years in announcing its side for game two next Wednesday. The Blues lead the series 1-0 after dismantling Queensland 28-4 in the series opener, and hope to claim the shield for just the second time in 12 years at the […]

All buses to use e-ticketing machines by October 1st

All buses to use e-ticketing machines by October 1st

1st October this year is the deadline for all buses and passengers to be using e-ticketing machines. Acting Prime Minister and Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed‑Khaiyum has had a meeting with the Fiji Bus Operators Association and Vodafone Fiji to discuss protocol issues and other aspects relating to electronic ticketing. Sayed-Khaiyum called on the bus operators […]

Flying Fijians’ coach keen to stamp out costly slow starts

Flying Fijians’ coach keen to stamp out costly slow starts

The Flying Fijians are on a mission to regroup after going down 37-14 against Australia in Melbourne, in the first of five test matches over the next month that will culminate in World Cup qualifiers against Samoa and Tonga in July. It took Fiji more than an hour to get on the scoreboard after the […]

Trump to be sued for alleged corruption

Trump to be sued for alleged corruption

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump faces a fresh legal battle with lawmakers from two states threatening to sue him over allegations he violated anti-corruption clauses of the Constitution. The Post reports attorneys general for the District of Columbia and the state of Maryland are alleging President Trump has accepted millions in payments and benefits from foreign […]

Maroons recall Johnathan Thurston, Billy Slater for Game II

Maroons recall Johnathan Thurston, Billy Slater for Game II

Maroons coach Kevin Walters has rung the changes and swung the axe, with Billy Slater and Johnathan Thurston recalled for State of Origin Game II in Sydney. Gavin Cooper also comes into the side alongside debutants Valentine Holmes and Coen Hess, with Nate Myles, Justin O’Neill and Broncos pair Sam Thaiday and Corey Oates all […]