Manters Win Port Moresby Easter Rugby Sevens Tournament

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By Stanley Ove Jr – EMTV SPORTS Port Moresby

The Manters are the cup champions of the 2018 Sports Tok, Port Moresby Easter Rugby Sevens Tournament.

In a nail-biting finals encounter, the Manters finished strong with four tries over the Central Coast, claiming the Cup and a cash prize of K5000.

In other final play offs yesterday, the PNG Pukpuks Sevens Academy Team ran over the Juggernauts in a comfortable win, 28 points to nil to claim the Bowl and a K1500 prize money.

While the PNG Pukpuks Development Squad held off a determined Black Orchids team, 19 points to 7, they took home the plate trophy and a prize of K2500.

Former PNG Pukpuks Fly-Half, Paul Joseph, commended every team that took part in the 2-day tournament and made special mention to the tournament’s main sponsor, Sports Tok, for supporting the code of Rugby Sevens.

Stanley Ove Jnr.

graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Arts/Journalism at Divine Word University, before working as a Journalist and Editor with the news and current affairs department at EMTV. His interest lies in reporting stories of human interest.

Stanley Ove Jnr.
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