Papua New Guinea Hunters

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Papua New Guinea Hunters
Club information
Full name Papua New Guinea Hunters Rugby league Football Club
Nickname(s) The Hunters
Short name PNG Hunters
Colours      Red
Founded 2013
Current details
CEO(s) Brad Tassell
Coach(s) Michael Marum
Captain(s) Israel Eliab
Competition Intrust Super Cup
Premierships 0
Runners-up 0
Minor premiership 0

The Papua New Guinea Hunters (PNG Hunters) are a rugby league football club based in Kokopo, PNG. They were established in 2013 and will compete in the QRL's Intrust Super Cup.[1] The Hunters' home ground is Kalabond Oval in Kokopo and their team colours are red, black and gold.[2]

The Hunters' will also field teams in the QRL's Cyril Connell Cup (U16s) and Mal Meninga Cup (U18s).


Current Squad[edit]

On December 12, head coach Michael Marum announced a 25-man squad for the Hunters' inaugural season.[3] Albert, Eliab, Laka, Maki, Mexico, Bruno and Pandia were all members of the Kumuls squad that competed at the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. The squad was impacted when Wellington Albert signed with the Penrith Panthers in Australia.

2014 PNG Hunters squad
First team squad Coaching staff

Head coach

  • (c) Captain
  • (vc) Vice captain

Updated: 12 December 2013
Source(s): Players

Notable Juniors[edit]

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