Hunters name 40-man squad for pre-season

The PNG Hunters have named 40-man train-on squad to take part in their pre-season training camp kicking off today (Monday, November 25) in Port Moresby.

Newly appointed Hunters coach Matt Church will run his eye over the squad members as they prepare for season 2020.

Most players have arrived into camp today with a few more expected to arrive tomorrow. All players will undergo medicals, while Church will gather the squad to have a chat before the players begin their gym and field training sessions.

The club’s recent Test representatives, many involved in the recent Kumuls campaign which included the ground-breaking win over the Great Britain Lions including Stanton Albert, Enock Maki, Terry Wapi, Stanford Talita and Garry Lo, will join the pre-season camp in the new year.

The squad is:

1. Junior Rau - Hunters

2. Stanton Albert - Hunters

3. Baundo Aba - Hunters

4. Ila Alu - Hunters

5. Dilbert Isaac - Hunters

6. Enock Maki - Hunters

7. Patrick Morea - Hunters

8. Ase Boas - Hunters

9. Gairo Kapana - Hunters

10. Epel Kapinias - Hunters

11. Shane Haro - Hunters

12. Keven Appo - Hunters

13. Junior Rop - Hunters

14. Joe Frank - Hunters

15. Brendan Nima - Hunters

16. Nick Hasu - Hunters

17. Justin Yoka - Hunters

18. Jerry Teme - Hunters

19. Woods Kawage - Hunters

20. Roy Ellison - Hunters

21. Terry Wapi - Hunters

22. Smith Siviri - Hunters

23. Silas Gahuna - Hunters

24. Willie Minoga - Hunters

25. Garry Lo - Hunters

26. John Stanley - Central Dabari

27. Alan Simbiri - Central Dabari

28. Gilmo Paul - Hela Wigmen

29. Emmanuel Waine - Hela Wigmen

30. Stanford Talita - Hela Wigmen

31. Francis Takai - Rabaul Gurias

32. Solomon Pukari - Rabaul Gurias

33. Sani Wabo - Lae Tigers

34. Mark Piti - Lae Tigers

35. Charlie Simon - Lae Tigers

36. Joe Joshua - Lae Tigers

37. Messac Wallen - Mendi Muruks

38. Stanley Olo - Pom Souths

39. Benji Kot - Gulf Isou

40. Rahdly Brawa - Wynnum Manly