They made it to the Quarter Final Playoffs in the Trophy division. They could have gone further but such is the nature of sport, there’s only one winner.
But in all honesty, the men wearing the Red, Black and Gold did a tremendous job not only to participate but put back some pride in that mighty Pukpuk Jersey.
Of course they have a long way to go and unlike rugby league, they’re out of the limelight most of the time. But there’s nothing that matches the feeling of seeing your wantoks in the nation’s colours putting their body on the line in the sport they love.
Well done PNG Pukpuks. Keep at it, we’ll get there.
But that try. Here it is again:
— World Rugby Sevens (@WorldRugby7s) January 28, 2018