Reigning Digicel Cup Champions, Port Moresby Stop and Shop Vipers officially receivedthe cup fromthe NCD Governor Powes Parkop in a small but significant gthering at Vision City Dynasty Restaurant in Port Moresby last Thursday.
Vipers have booked 10 spots inthe Team Kumul’s Red vs. Gold match to be played onthe 22nd of this month atthe Lloyd Robson Oval in Port Moresby.
It was a significant moment for Team Vipers after almost two decades of not winningthe Cup. This time, its viper’s way.
The room was filled mostly with players.
Star studded team has booked 10 spots in Team Kumul trial match, Red against Gold. This match will determinetheir way intothe Prime Minister’s 13 match.
Vipers Chief, Larsen Marabe will leadthe pack inthe likes of Garry Lo, Adam Korave, Elijah Riyong, and Sebastian Pandia all inthe Red team while Gold will see, Josiah Abavu, Israel Eliab, Charlie Wabo, Enoch Maki and vipers inside centre Richard Kambo.
Beth on and off field discipline and sheer determinations are crucial asthey battle it out againstthe big names inthe sport itself.
NCD Governor Powes Parkop handedthe cup to Vipers chairman Sudir Guru. Governor embracedthe team’s performance notingthe importance of corporatizingthe team to be a business entity for the good ofthe players as well asthe club itself.
Major sponsor City Pharmacy group of companies through its supermarket name Stop N Shop were all smiles to see this milestone achievement.