|Full name||Apisai Namata Naikatini|
|Date of birth||April 4, 1985|
|Place of birth||Nadi, Fiji|
|Height||1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||118 kg (18 st 8 lb)|
|Rugby union career|
In 2007, he joined NZ provincial side Wellington for the 2007 Air New Zealand Cup. He made his provincial debut on 31 August against Counties Manukau at Blindside Flank. He helped his team reach the final. The following year, he was also instrumental in taking the team to the final but losing this time to Canterbury and then again in 2009. He made his Super Rugby debut coming on the bench in 2009 against the Cheetahs. He also played for the Hurricanes Development side in the Pacific Rugby Cup in 2011. He was also part of the Ranfurly Shield winning team. He joined Japanese side Toyota Verblitz at the end of 2012.
He made his international debut for Fiji against Japan in the 2012 IRB Pacific Nations Cup at lock. He scored his first try a year later against Japan in the 2013 IRB Pacific Nations Cup and he was instrumental in helping Fiji win the PNC. He will return for Wellington in the 2013 ITM Cup
During the 2007 Wellington Sevens, due to injuries to the Argentina 7's team, Naikatini was included in the team as an injury cover and he also got on the field in their final game though his time on the field was not counted as a cap for Argentina allowing him to play for Fiji in 15's.
After his short stint, he joined another top 14 team, Agen the following season.
- "Fiji rugby forward Naikatini joins Brive - Yahoo!7 Sport". Archived from the original on 2013-12-22. Retrieved 2013-12-22.
- Happy to be back home