FIJI’S RUGBY SEVENS COACH HON­OURED

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Fol­low­ing their gold medal at Rio 2016, depart­ing rugby sevens coach Ben Ryan was awarded the Com­pan­ion of the Or­der of Fiji by its pres­i­dent Jioji Kon­rote, the coun­try's high­est hon­our. The English­man was also gifted three acres of land by peo­ple of the Serua prov­ince, and be­stowed with the Fi­jian name Ratu Peni Raiyani La­tia­nara.

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