Agmark Sepik 9s Tournament

Sepik 9s get financial backing

Bradley Simon, one of the founders of Sepik Pride, made this remark after receiving a K100, 000 dummy cheque from YFIG Group Ltd to finance the 9s competition.

While expressing his gratitude for the financial support received, Simon quickly pointed out where he wanted to use the money and why.

Simon said the support is not only for the 9s tournament but also stressed the importance of developing the code.

Sepik Nines Challenge Set

There will be 16 teams in the men's division and four in the women’s with the tournament said to bring out the best in the region. The beautiful Wewak town is ready to welcome visiting rugby league teams who will converge at the Pora oval.

The tournament Project Manager and Chairman, Bradley Simon said that this is definitely bigger than last year with teams now coming from the Highlands, which is exciting for the event itself.