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Tigers outclass Vipers

Under former PNG Hunters goal-kicking guru, Noel Zeming, the new-look Tigers had to call upon the services of their four Hunters presentative players, Joshua Mire, Finley Glare, Robert Mathias and Sany Wabo for leadership and direction around the park and never disappointed.

Dabaris records big win over Lahanis

Under new Coach Solomon Kuluniasi, the victory could be their biggest winning margin yet in their short history and attributed to the team's culture of hard work, commitment, persistence and discipline.

Dabaris have had a rollercoaster start to their 2024 campaign, especially playing away and all the challenges and adversity they have to put up with.

Sharks and Dolphins kick off Round 15

Cronulla are hot off their 22-12 win over the Broncos and will be hungry to knock the Storm off the top spot.

Returning to Shark Park for the first time since they were kept scoreless by the Panthers in Round 12, Craig Fitzgibbon's side will be looking to make amends with their loyal home fans, having now won four from five home games this season. 

Flegler’s career in doubt

A star off-season recruit from the Broncos, Flegler suffered the shoulder injury in the Dolphins' Round 5 win over Wests Tigers. 

At the time, the club was hopeful the issue would be minor, but have since found an ongoing nerve problem which is a medical mystery for Dolphins medical staff to solve. 

Mioks reshape for title defense

They currently share the top of the table with Muruks and Eagles all on 12 pts apiece with Mioks leading the way with a better percentage (for and against), at the end of Round 9 of the Digicel Exxon Mobil Cup.

Lahanis winger suspended

He is not eligible to play in any sanctioned competition until after April 28, 2027.

Kafare was charged with detrimental conduct which involved him making deliberate and unnecessary contact with a match official, during the match against WNBPG Kimbe Cutters earlier this season.

Hunters down Clydesdales in thriller

In cold and windy conditions at Toowoomba Sports Ground, the Hunters recorded their sixth victory of the season, holding off a fast-finishing Clydesdales 28-22.

The Hunters gifted the Clydesdales several sets on their try line in the final 10 minutes but showed great grit in defence to keep them out.

Hull FC targets Rimbu

Rugby League Live revealed that the Black and Whites have identified Judah Rimbu as a recruitment target and are working on a deal to bring him to the MKM Stadium next season.

PNG not ready for NRL, says Jones

She told Australian media that there were far more important issues for Australia to address with PNG than giving them a NRL Team.

“I just returned from Port Moresby. I had a three-day trip to PNG, and I’ve been hearing a lot about the NRL team that they’re setting up. From what I heard on the ground from people in PNG, I don’t think they want a NRL team there.

Round 9 fixtures

While the Lae rugby league field is anticipating a bumper crowd for Sunday’s double-header, the home of rugby league, Santos National Football stadium will only host one game between PRK Gulf Isou and Gas Resources Central Dabaris later today.

A blockbuster double header at the Lae rugby league oval kicks off 12.45pm, Lae Snax Tigers are up against Asila Waghi Tumbe before the main drawcard between competition leaders PRK Mendi Muruks and old arch rivals, East New Britain Agmark Gurias at 3pm.