Hunters headache on selection

first_imgThe SP PNG Hunters today named an extended squad of 20 players for their important Round 12 match this Sunday against Norths Devils at Bishop Park.The Hunters currently in third spot, sit one point above the Devils on the ISC ladder and Norths will be looking to bounce back after their loss to Redciffe last weekend.The Hunters, buoyed by an impressive backs to the wall win last weekend, welcome players back which will give coach Michael Marum a selection headache for the match.Captain Israel Eliab will not take the field after recovering from the measles while prop Joe Bruno will be monitored and assessed this week by the club’s medical staff, after suffering concussion in last weekend’s win.Back for the Hunters are hard running prop Timothy Lomai, cult hero Willie Minoga and Dion Aiye. Coach Marum will test the fitness of the players before finalising his 18- man squad for Sunday’s match.The match will be televised live on Hitron and Channel 8 with a delayed telecast at 7pm on EMTV. SP PNG Hunters team to play Norths Devils this Sunday 3pm, Bishop Park.The team: 1. Adex Wera © 2. Garry Lo 3. Thompson Teteh 4. Albert Patak 5. Edward Goma 6. Noel Zeming 7. Roger Laka © 8. Joe Bruno 9. Wartovo Puara 10. Esua Siune 11. George Benson 12. Sebastian Pandia 13. Adam Korave, Interchange:14. Timothy Lomai ,15. Willie Minoga 16. Lawrence Tu’u 17. Tiger Emery 18. Noel Joel 19. Stanton Albert 20. Dion Aiye.last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *