New Guinea Islands leg

Talasea and Kimbe reign at NGI Besta FA Challenge

In an all New Britain Palm Oil Limited Football Association men’s affair, Talasea edged Kapiura 4-3 in a penalty shootout to become the new men’s champions.

In the women’s final, Kimbe claimed their fourth successive title after thrashing Buvusi 5-1.

The two finalists will represent the NGI Region at the Besta FA Cup finals in Lae.

President of the Kimbe Football Association, Maha Waname said the overall turnout of the tournament was good despite a few football associations not turning up.