Sporting Digest: Rugby Union

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ROBIN McBRYDE, the Swansea hooker, wins his first Welsh cap against Fiji in Suva on Saturday.

WALES (Test match v Fiji, Suva, Saturday): M Rayer (Cardiff); I Evans (capt), N Boobyer, N Davis, W Proctor (Llanelli); A Davis (Cardiff), R Moon; R Evans (Llanelli), R McBryde (Swansea), H Williams-Jones, A Copsey (Llanelli), P Arnold (Swansea), H Taylor (Cardiff), E Lewis (Llanelli), R Collins (Pontypridd). Replacements: P John, N Jenkins (Pontypridd), M Hall (Cardiff), G Jenkins (Swansea), J Davies (Neath), P Davies (Llanelli).

TOUR MATCHES (Masterton, NZ): Wairarapa-Bush 9 France 53; (Toowoomba, Aus): Queensland Country Districts 13 Italy 57.

WORLD CUP African zone qualifying competition (Casablanca): Morocco 17 Ivory Coast 9; Namibia 25 Zimbabwe 20.