Gatland's Men in Fine Shape after Samoa Power to This Convincing Win
Andy Howell at Eden Park, Auckland FIJI SAMOA 7TRY: Talei CON: Luveniyali 27 TRIES: Fotuali''i, Stowers CON: Williams PENS: G Pisi (4) DROP GOAL: G Pisi Team: K Murimurivalu; V Goneva, G Lovobalavu, S Bai (J Valivuli 53, T Tuapati 75)), N Nalaga; N Little (W Luveniyali 58), N Kenatale (V Buatava 65); C Ma''afu, S Koto, D Manu (capt) (S Somoca 63), S Kalou (R Nasiga 65), L Nakarawa, N Talei, S Koyamaibole, M Ravulo (A Qera 56).
Team: P Williams; S Tagicakibau, G Pisi (E Fuimaono-Sapolu 53), S Mapusua, A Tuilagi; T Pisi (J Sua 63), K Fotuali''i; S Taulafo, M Schwalger (capt) (T Paulo 69-74), C Johnston (A Perenise 53), D Leo, K Thompson (F Levi 63), T Tuifu''a, G Stowers, M Fa''asavalu (M Salavea ht).
Referee: Bryce Lawrence (New Zealand) Attendance: 60,327 WARREN GATLAND got his wish when Samoa powered their way to a convincing World Cup victory over Fiji yesterday.
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