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PNGRFL advertises for Team Kumul National Development Officer positions

Date: 18/1/14

The PNGRFL has today advertised in both National Newspapers positions under the Team Kumul program. The positions advertised include:

Regional Development Officers – 13 in total

National Competitions Manager

National Development Manager

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PNG Rugby League announces Kumuls squad for 2015 May Pacific Test against Fiji

Date: 9/4/15

PAPUA New Guinea Rugby Football League has announced a 29-member squad for the one-off Test match against Fiji next month.

The squad, later to be reduced to the final 18 on Sunday, 26th April, was put together by the PNGRFL National Selectors and Kumuls coach Mal Meninga and assistant Michael Marum.

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Digicel Cup Champions and PNG Hunters team up

Date: 18/12/14

REIGNING Digicel Cup Champions Hela Wigmen is determined to lift the standards of their establishment as they prepare for another challenging Digicel Cup 2015 season.

And they are grateful to the SP PNG Hunters for allowing their Head Trainer Sova Milfred the opportunity to upgrade his knowledge of the game with a one-­‐week stint with the Intrust Super Cup team.

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PNG Rugby League moving forward with latest accreditation course

Date: 20/3/14

AN Accreditation Course in Rugby League will be conducted in Kokopo this weekend as the PNGRFL continues its development programs for the game.

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PNG Hunters impact on display as Kumuls outclass Fiji 26-14

Date: 24/6/18

Papua New Guinea have put on their best first half of international rugby league in Campbelltown on Saturday afternoon blowing the Bati of the park in an upset 26-14.

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PNG Rugby Football League announces PM13 dinner

Date: 3/9/13

The PNGRFL has today released sales for the upcoming PM13 Dinner to be held at the Kokopo Beach Bungalow resort on Friday 27th September 2013 ahead of the Sunday PM13 match.

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PNG Rugby League announces domestic and Kumuls 2013 RLWC schedule

Date: 18/7/13

The Chairman of the PNGRFL has announced the domestic and international schedule for Team Kumul today after the new board met for the first time at the weekend in Port Moresby.

Fox said there was an enormous amount of work to be done, however the World Cup preparations will be a priority for the new board along with the reintroduction of the Zone and National Championships for Leagues across the nation.

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2014 Rugby League PM13 match between Australia and PNG to be televised

Date: 9/10/14

The PNGRFL has today announced the PM13 PNG vs. Australia match will be televised in PNG live on Sunday 12th October from 3pm.

In a unique initiative the match will be shown live on Kundu and Hitron.

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Foundation Year - 1975

International Team - Kumuls

Highest finish in World Cup - Quarter Final (2000)

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Ipatas Cup rugby league competition grows in Papua New Guinea

By Richard Cowley, Date: 23/1/13

According to the PNG Post Courier the Coca-Cola Ipatas Cup rugby league competition will break all records with a total of 84 teams from 21 provinces scheduled to take part in 2013.