Israel Eliab

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Israel Eliab
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Personal information
Born (1991-01-16) January 16, 1991 (age 25)
Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
Height 178cm
Weight 93 kg
Playing information
Position Five-eighth, Centre
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2011 Rabaul Gurias
2012–2013 Port Moresby Vipers
2014–2015 PNG Hunters 44 29 0 2 60
2016– London Broncos 4 2 0 0 8
2016 London Skolars DR 6 4 0 0 16
Total 54 35 0 2 84
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013–15 Papua New Guinea 3 0 0 0 0
As of 3 July 2016
Source: [1]

Israel Eliab is an Papua New Guinean rugby league player who represented his country in the 2013 World Cup. He currently plays for London Broncos in the Championship.

Playing career[edit]

Eliab was born and raised in the small town of Kokopo in Papua New Guinea's East New Britain Province. He started off playing in the domestic competition (Digicel Cup) in PNG for the Rabaul Gurias. Israel previously played for the Port Moresby Vipers with whom he won a premiership title in 2013. He then played for the Papua New Guinea Hunters in the Queensland Intrust Super Cup competition, for which he is also the captain. His position is at five-eighth, but has also played at halfback and centre as well.[2]

Eliab captained the Papua New Guinea rugby league nines side at the 2015 Pacific Games.[3] He captained the 13-aside team in the 2015 Melanesian Cup.


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