Zev John in starting line-up for game 2

Zev John has been named in the starting line-up for Game 2 of the International two match series against England Knights in Port Moresby this Saturday.

Enock Maki has been relegated to the inter change bench with Moses Meninga taking his place at prop, allowing John to partner Nixon Putt in the second row.

Ase Boas makes way for Kyle Laybutt, who joined the squad on Tuesday, on the bench.

James Segeyaro is unable to join the team for game two because of delayed travel arrangements.

The team is:

  1. David MEAD – Captain
  2. Junior RAU
  3. Justin OLAM
  4. Nene Macdonald
  5. Brendon NIMA
  6. Edwin IPAPE
  7. Watson BOAS
  8. Moses MENINGA
  10. Stanton ALBERT
  11. Zev JOHN
  12. Nixon PUTT
  13. Wellington ALBERT


  1. Kyle LAYBUTT
  2. Enock MAKI
  3. Rhadley BRAWA
  4. Dilbert ISAAC
  5. Woods KAWAGE
  6. Ase BOAS

Coach: Michael MARUM

Tickets for this game are on sale at Ticketmastas outlets – Brian Bell at Vision City, Gordon’s and Boroko, Cool Stuff at Waterfront and J Mart at Erima.

Prices are: Grand Stand – K120, Western Stands – K40, Eastern Stand – K30 and Northern / Southern Stands – K25.

Press release