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List of popular male athletes from Fiji, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Fiji has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous males that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Fiji male athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Fiji in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented male athletes of Fiji in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

Examples of athletes on this list include Neil Maxwell and Lote Tuqiri.

This list answers the questions, "What famous male athletes are from Fiji?" and "Who are the greatest male Fiji athletes?"
Petero Civoniceva is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Athletes from Fiji
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Petero Civoniceva, is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s, 2000s and 2010s. A Queensland State of Origin and Australian international representative prop forward, in 2009 he broke the record for most international matches for Australia of any forward in history. Civoniceva played his club football for the Brisbane Broncos, with whom he won the 1998, 2000 and 2006 NRL Premierships, as well as for the Penrith Panthers, whom he captained. Late in his career whilst playing for the Redcliffe Dolphins in the Queensland Cup, Civoniceva captained the Fijian national team in their 2013 Rugby League World Cup campaign. The Petero Civoniceva Medal is awarded to the ...more

Birthplace: Suva, Fiji

Nationality: Fiji

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Roy Krishna is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Athletes from Fiji
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Roy Krishna is a Fijian association football player, who currently plays as a striker for Wellington Phoenix in the A-League. ...more

Birthplace: Labasa^! Fiji, Fiji

Nationality: Fiji

Position: Forward

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Vijay Singh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Athletes from Fiji
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Vijay Singh, CF, nicknamed "The Big Fijian", is a Fijian professional golfer who was Number 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for 32 weeks in 2004 and 2005. He has won three major championships and was the leading PGA Tour money winner in 2003, 2004 and 2008. He was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2005. He won the FedEx Cup in 2008. An Indo-Fijian following Hindu religion, Singh was born in Lautoka, Fiji and grew up in Nadi. A resident of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, he is known for his meticulous preparation, often staying at the range hours before and after his tournament rounds, working on his game. ...more

Birthplace: Lautoka

Nationality: Fiji

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#20 on The Best Golfers Of All Time

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Lote Tuqiri is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Athletes from Fiji
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Lote Daulako Tuqiri is a Fijian-Australian professional dual-code rugby footballer who last played for South Sydney Rabbitohs of the NRL. He has represented Australia in both rugby league and rugby union, and Fiji in rugby league. He usually plays as a winger in both codes. Tuqiri first rose to prominence as a rugby league player for the Brisbane Broncos and Queensland Maroons, as well as the Fiji and Australia national sides. He was therefore a high-profile signing for rugby union in 2002, winning 67 caps for Australia and being a part of their 2003 and 2007 World Cup squads. He played rugby union for the Waratahs in the Super 14, and Leicester Tigers in England in season 2009–10. Tuqiri's ...more

Birthplace: Nadroga-Navosa Province, Fiji

Nationality: Fiji

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