Tigers on top

Reigning premiers – the Lae Snax Tigers – are the team to beat, sitting undefeated at the top of the Digicel Cup ladder.

Stanley Tepend’s men opened their season with a 40-0 thumping of the Agmark Rabaul Gurias at home in Lae.

Round two of the competition saw the Tigers hold on to beat a gutsy Kroton Hela Wigmen side 20-16 yesterday at the Sir John Guise Stadium in Port Moresby.

Meanwhile, six other teams are all tied on two points with points for and against separating them.

The NCDC Port Moresby Vipers are the only team yet to register a win.

The current standings after two rounds:

Lae Snax Tigers (4), Bintangor Goroka Lahanis (2), Kroton Hela Wigmen (2), EPG Enga Mioks (2), PRK Mendi Muruks (2), Waghi Tumbe (2), Agmark Rabaul Gurias (2), NCDC Port Moresby Vipers (0).

Troy Taule