Skipper Cup: Suva is the team to beat

The Suva rugby team celebrate after defeating Namosi 12-11 after their Skipper Cup match in Navua. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA/FILE

THE Suva rugby side is the team to beat in this years Skipper Cup competition.

In the seven rounds of competition, Suva won all matches finishing with 33 points.

The defending champions booked bonus points in five of its matches.

Nadroga finished second with 25 points, Naitasiri is in third place with 23 points while Nadi ended up in fourth position with 20 points.

Northland and Rewa have automatically been demoted to the Vodafone Vanua Championship after a bottom two finish on the table.

Northland has 11 points and has been edged by Tailevu on points while Rewa has finished last on the standings with seven points.

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