Papua New Guinea have named a strong squad ahead of their Prime Minister's XIII clash in Port Moresby on the 6th of October 2018 against Australia.
England Knights head coach Paul Anderson congratulated Papua New Guinea and reflected on an unforgettable experience for his squad after the Kumuls came from behind in Port Moresby this morning to square the two-match series with a 32-22 win.
Alex Johnston and Daniel Russell are set to debut as PNG LNG Kumul Nos. 294 and 295 respectively in this Saturday’s 2nd Pool B Oceania Cup Pacific Test against Fiji Batis in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Papua New Guinea, who will host a group in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, were the big winners after the southern hemisphere international weekend, moving up three places to eleventh in the new world rankings.
TVWAN has secured TV Rights for the Prime Ministers XIII game and the Melanesian Club championships. PNG Rugby Football League chairman Sandis Tsaka announced this today.
He said TVWAN has undertaken some bold steps to grow the game of rugby league in Papua New Guinea with the latest significant move being introduced an all-RUGBY channel.
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.
Papua New Guinea head coach Michael Marum has named a 20 man squad ahead of their clash against the England Knights in Lae this Saturday, October 27 at 3pm local time (6.00am BST).
England Knights head coach Paul Anderson saluted his team’s resilience after they battled to a 16-12 win in the first of their two internationals against Papua New Guinea in Lae today.
Papua New Guinea Rugby Football League kicks off its 2015 National Confederates championships in Lae this Tuesday.
Southern, Highlands, New Guineas Islands and Northern confederates have finalised their teams for the championships and will be flying into the Morobe capital for what is considered an integral part of the PNGRFL programs at the Lae Rugby league grounds.
The annual Prime Ministers Challenge between Papua New Guinea and Australia has been confirmed for September 26.
The match will be played at the Sir John Guise Stadium under lights. PNGRFL chairman Sandis Tsaka announced this today.