Alex Johnston and Daniel Russell are set to debut as PNG LNG Kumul Nos. 294 and 295 respectively in this Saturday’s 2nd Pool B Oceania Cup Pacific Test against Fiji Batis in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Edene Gebbie, Terry Wapi and Kyle Laybutt who made their debuts against Samoa in Sydney in June this year have also been named in the starting line-up.
Edwin Ipape, Stargroth Amean, Stanford Talita and Garry Lo are on the extended bench. Rhys Martin will captain the side.
The 20-man squad is:
Wartovo PUARA Jnr
Rhyse MARTIN – Captain