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Gurias, Tigers and Tumbe share top spot in Digicel Cup

The Rabual Gurias, Lae Tigers and Waghi Tumbe share top spot in the 2019 Papua New Guinea National Rugby League competition, the Digicel Cup, as the only undefeated teams left after four rounds.

The 2016 & 2017 Digicel Cup champions, the Lae Tigers, continued their strong start to the season with a convincing 28 – 4 win over the Port Moresby Vipers at the National Football Stadium, whilst the Gurias defeated the Muruks 16 – 4 in Mendi.

Competition newcomers, the Central Dabaris, continued their impressive debut season recording their third win of the season after defeating the Goroka Lahanis.

Results:
Central Dabaris defeated Goroka Lahanis 18-14
Hela Wigmen defeated Kimbe Cutters 26-18
Waghi Tumbe defeated Gulf Isou 28-12
Rabaul Gurias defeated Mendi Muruks 16-4
Mt Hagen Eagles drew with Enga Mioks 12-12
Lae Tigers defeated Port Moresby Vipers 28-4

Ladder:
1. Rabaul Gurias – 8 Points
2. Lae Tigers – 8 Points
3. Waghi Tumbe – 8 Points
4. Central Dabaris – 6 Points
5. Mt Hagen Eagles – 5 Points
6. Gulf Isou – 4 Points
7. Goroka Lahanis – 2 Points
8. Mendi Muruks – 2 Points
9. Hela Wigmen – 2 Points
10. Port Moresby Vipers – 2 Points
11. Enga Mioks – 1 Point
12. Kimbe Cutters – 0 Points