5 UK Rugby League Teams with Links to PNG Kumuls 2018

The admiration for the UK Super League(UKSL) teams is growing strong in Papua New Guinea. The former players (Stanley Gene, John Okul, Adrian Lam, Neville Costigan, John Wilshere and Marcus Bai) have given PNG fans a reason to follow the clubs like Hull KR, Salford and Wigan Warriors.


Hull RK has over 20 years link to PNG. Recently, one UK Super League Club has stolen the hearts of PNG rugby league fans - the Widnes Vikings. The club and fans act of kindness and generosity at the death of Kato Ottio and recruiting of the Albert brothers are forever to be remembered by many in PNG rugby league circle. 

With the 2018 UK rugby league popularity growing in PNG, here are 5 clubs - with your favorite PNG rugby league players  - to follow:


1. Widnes Vikings - Albert Brothers

2. Castleford Tigers - Garry Lo

3. Catalans Dragons - David Mead & Paul Aiton


4. Hull Kingston Rovers - strong PNG link (Stanley Gene, John Okul, Makali Aizue, Neville Costigan, Jason Chan and (Francis Paniu and Enock Maki).



5. Sheffield (Championship) Menzie Yere and Mark Maxico




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