FIH World Series Round One
Port Vila, Vanuatu
September 2018 (Final date TBA)
Oceania Cup and Intercontinental Hockey 5s
Hosting Agreement available now in website under OHF Resources and News
Players were selected from the PNG National Games held in November 2017 as well as nominations taken from associations.
As a result 32 players representing West New Britain, East New Britain, Lae and Port Moresby came together over the last weekend for final selections. These selections involved, firness testing, skill assessment and Hockey5 matches.
It was also an opportunity for the appointed PNG YOG umpires to officiate during the trial matches.
Coaching and Management Staff were appointed:
Men: Head Coach - Osmond Kekesan, Assistant Coach - Raymond Popol, Team Manager - Barry Ilumpui.
Women: Head Coach - Paula Player, Assistant Coach - Pulsan Tapo, Team Manager - Terrie Potuan.
Team Mentor Coach: Sapau Tapo