Alivereti Raka rugby player
Alivereti Raka rugby player

Alivereti Raka

9th Dec 1994 1.89m/94kg Right Wing

Has Teddy Thomas sidestepped his way back into the France squad?

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Teddy Thomas was a massive omission in France's Rugby World Cup squad that reached the quarter-finals in Japan.   The 26-year-old scored 10 tries for France between 2014 and 2018 in just 16 tests...

Champions Cup Team of Round One

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a pulsating opening round of the Champions Cup, we have selected our team of the week.     1. Jeremy Loughman - Munster    A tough call on Connacht's Denis Buckley who was...

Captain Guirado returns to Les Bleus line-up

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Captain Guilhem Guirado has been recalled to the starting XV for France's Rugby World Cup quarter-final with Wales, despite rumours of a bust-up with coach Jacques Brunel.   Hooker Guirado did not...

Frustrated Brunel says it's back to basics for error-strewn France

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A frustrated Jacques Brunel said France have to "go back to basics" after stumbling past Tonga to reach the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.     Les Bleus won 23-21 on Sunday to set up a Pool...

Top Performers: France vs Tonga

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France have qualified for the quarter-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup after narrowly beat Tonga 23-21 at the Kumamoto Stadium on Sunday.    The French made heavy work of the task at hand...

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 23-21 Tonga

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France booked their place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals but made hard work of beating Tonga 23-21 in Kumamoto.     Jacques Brunel's men looked set to triumph with ease on...

Top Performers: France vs USA

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The scoreline flattered the French performance, but they did score five tries in their 33-9 win against the USA at theFukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium.      FT at #RWCFukuoka @FranceRugby...

The Deadliest Wingers At The Rugby World Cup

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With many expecting this to be the closest contested World Cup to date, we thought it would be worthwhile having a few of the deadliest wingers in the competition this year.        All...

Watch: Aliverti Raka stars on his test debut

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fijian-born winger Alivereti Raka scored a try on his test debut as France thrashed Scotland 32-3.   The Clermont winger made 63 running metres beat five defenders and made two clean breaks in an...

Les Bleus scythe through sorry Scots

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maxime Medard claimed a brace of tries as France ran riot against Scotland in Nice as part of their Rugby World Cup preparations.     France stormed to a dominant 32-3 victory against an...