PNG Hunters take home 2017 Queenlands Intrust Super Cup premiership after just four seasons in the rugby League competition in Australia.
The Papua New Guinea Hunters (PNG Hunters) is a professional rugby league football club based in PNG. They were formed in 2013 and currently compete in the QRL‘s Intrust Super Cup which is the second tier of Rugby League in Australia, although there is no direct promotion to the National Rugby League (NRL).The Hunters are the second Papua New Guinean side to enter the Intrust Super Cup following the Port Moresby Vipers who competed for two seasons in 1996 and 1997. Every Hunters match is shown live on national free to air television. The Hunters’ home ground is the National Football Stadium in Port Moresby and their team colours are red, black and gold. The Hunters won the Intrust Cup in 2017 at Suncorp Stadium.