The Hunters go into this game as favourites as they have never been beaten by the Magpies in the last two seasons. The Hunters have lost star players like Israel Eliab who is now playing for London Broncos, Willie Minoga who is now playing for Townsville Blackhawks and Kato Ottio who is now playing for the Canberra Raiders in the NRL. Other players who will not take the field today are co-captain Adam Korave (suspension), Timothy Lomai (disciplinary), Roger Lake (retirement).
Coach Michael Marum will field in some rookies for this match.
The game will be streamed live on the internet : Follow this link : PNG Hunters vs Magpies Live
Hunters vs Magpies
2:50pm,Sunday 6 March,2016
Davis Park, West End