The Fiji Airways Fijiana fell short in the Challenge Trophy final – at the USA 7’s in Glendale, Colorado, a few hours ago.
The Fijiana lost to Spain 20 points to 14, to take out the Challenge Trophy title in the first tournament, of the women’s series this season.
Naina Baleca and Vasiti Solikoviti scored for Fiji, while Merewalesi Rokouono converted both tries.
Baleca scored in all games for Fiji at the tournament.
Spain managed four unconverted tries, and they were leading15 points to 7 at half time.
After losing all their pool matches yesterday, the Fijiana managed to re-group and beat China in the Challenge Trophy semifinal this morning, by 17 points to 14.