Naqelevuki extends Exeter deal
Published 18/04/2013 | 16:52
Fiji international Sireli Naqelevuki has agreed a new contract with Aviva Premiership club Exeter.
The Chiefs announced on Thursday that the 32-year-old has signed a two-year deal.
Centre Naqelevuki joined Exeter from South African Super Rugby side the Stormers in 2010 and has made nearly 50 first-team appearances.
"He has been an exceptional player for us during our time in the Premiership, creating some fantastic moments and scoring tries that a majority of our supporters will never forget," Exeter head coach Rob Baxter said.
"Seeing the big guy running in with a big grin on his face and dotting down tries is great, but aside from that he has also been a great member of the squad.
"He's had a few little niggles with his knees this year - and we've kind of kept him ticking along - but now the time has come for him to go in for a bit of a refurb this summer and we are hoping to see him absolutely flying at the start of next season."