Savenaca Aria is confirmed dead at the age of 55.
Savenaca was best known as a Fijian rugby player (national team).
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Savenaca Aria
Full nameSavenaca Aria
Date of birth (1964-04-30) 30 April 1964 (age 55)
Place of birthNawaka, Nadi, Fiji
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight210 lb (95 kg)
Rugby union career
Position(s)Centre
Senior career
YearsTeamApps(Points)
19??-19??
19??-1994
Nawaka
Nadi
()
National team(s)
YearsTeamApps(Points)
1986-1994Fiji10(8)
Teams coached
YearsTeam
2001
2002 (assistant coach)
Nadi
Fiji
Savenaca Aria (born Nawaka, Nadi, 30 April 1964) is a Fijian former rugby union footballer and currently, coach. He played as a centre.
Contents
1 Career
2 Coaching career
3 Notes
4 External links
Career
His first cap for Fiji was during a match against Wales, at Suva, on May 31, 1986. Despite not being part of the 1987 Rugby World Cup roster, four years later, he was called in the 1991 Rugby World Cup roster, playing two matches in the tournament. His last international cap was during a match against Japan, at Ehime, on May 8, 1994.
Coaching career
He coached Nadi in 2001 and, a year later, in 2002, he became the assistant coach for Sanivalati Laulau in the Fiji national rugby union team.
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