Senikavika Kelemete Leawere (born 27 April, 1974) is a Fijian rugby union footballer. He plays as a lock.

He is 1.96m (6'5")tall and weighs 115kg. He is the elder brother of former Fiji sevens rep Mika Leawere and Sekove Leawere. He departed for New Zealand in 1996 and has made an excellent name for himself in NPC Division Two with East Coast, making 56 appearances and playing for the NZ Divisional XV against Italy and Ireland. He also played for the Fiji Warriors against the ACT Brumbies in 1997. He played for Nadroga and also represented the Coastal Stallions in the Colonial Cup

In October 2002, Leawere flew to Fiji to attend the national trials and won selection for the tour to Britain and Ireland, making his Test debut as a replacement against Scotland. He scored his first test try in June 2004 when he twisted and turned his way through the Samoan defense in Suva. He was a member of the Fiji team to the 2003 Rugby World Cup.

In May 2007, he was chosen to be part of Fiji team for the 2007 Pacific Nations Cup.

Fiji team Edit

  • Test debut: 2002 vs Scotland in Edinburgh
  • 12 caps 1 try 5 pts (21 games 5 tries 25 pts)

External LinksEdit

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