|PNG Hunters player Adam Korave at training. Photo credit: PNG Hunters|
Hunters coach Micheal Marum will be in Brisbane next week joining Wayne Bennett and the Brisbane Broncos for a week of pre-season training and discussions on the SP Hunters Utilising the Bronscos' facilities for our Captain's run during the season.
PNG Rugby Footall League CEO Bob Cutmore said this in a press release this morning.
He said Marum has named a 25-men squad with an additional player being added to the pre-season preparation.
“New player in the squad for Season 2016 are; Ishamel BAIKAWA; Benjamin HETRA; Justin OLAM; Anderson BENFORD; Watson BOAS; Sailas GAHUNA; Philemon KIMISEVE and Tuvi LEPAN,” Cutmore said.
He said the additional player is William Aquila and the development players are Konnie Bernard, Simon Peter and John Ragi
Both Enoch Maki (Knee) and Anderson Benford (Ankle) are recovering from pre-Christmas surgery in Australia and dependent on their rehab both should be available for the start of the season.
The SP Hunters Squad assembled in Port Moresby today for final Pre-season preparations for the 2016 Intrust Super Cup Competition.
The squad is
Stargroth AMEN Bland ABAVU
Ishamel BAIKAWA Anderson BENFORD
Ase BOAS Watson BOAS
Nixon BORANA Sailas GAHUNA
Warren GLARE Edward GOMA
Benjamin HETRA Philemon KIMISEVE
Adam KORAVE Tuvi LEPAN
Timothy LOMAI Enoch MAKI
Justin OLAM Brandy PETER
Wartovo PUARA Esau SIUNE
Thompson TETEH Henry WAN
Ate Bina WABO Adex WERA
Post Courier/ ONE PNG