Simon’s appointment as captain of the team was announced this morning at a press conference in Port Moresby.
Present was Vice Sports Minister Wesley Raminai, the PNG Rugby Football League and naming rights sponsor – National Gaming Control Board.
Simon has led the Tigers to claim four consecutive minor premierships and has won two grand finals with the Tigers.
The Lae Snax Tigers halfback said it was an honour to be named captain.
“I don’t have much to say. Our actions will speak on the field.