Fiji and PNG clash in league 9s today

first_imgThe final round robin match will see the two undefeated countries, Fiji and Papau New Guinea play at 12:25pm.And in the other fixtures, Cook Islands meet Samoa (12:00pm) and Solomon Islands go against Tonga (12:50pm).With the finals qualifier and medal play offs scheduled for the afternoon, PNG are tipped as favourites.PNG’s attack and defence have been the keys in their whitewash of their opponents and Fiji’ s coach Maika Vunivere must find a formula to cause an upset.A bumper crowd is expected again at the BSP (Sir John Guise) Stadium and the pressure will be on the PNG players to satisfy the pride of the rugby league mad nation. PNG is the only country in the world where rugby league is the national sport.last_img

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