Pomaleu and Simeon claim national pairs
Lawn Bowls The Metro club in Port Moresby as expected dominated their own green to win the National Men’s Pairs title through Polin Pomaleu and Gabriel Simeon from the 18 teams that took part. Of that nine teams from Metro, four from Bulolo, two from Madang and one from Goroka. From the offset the early round matches were played in two sections. Section one winners were Allan Kusunan and Freddy Koisen, with Allan Kautu and Gariga Babona the runners-up. For section two, Polin Pomaleu and Gabriel Simeon came out winners with Patrick Wakeri and Manu Walo the runners-up. In the play-off for third and fourth, Kautu and Babona beat Wakeri and Walo 11-10. While in the play-off for the Grand Final, Pomaleu and Simeon beat Kusunan and Koisen 16 – 8 for the title, and claiming the title for the first time.