PNG Rugby Football League Chairman Sandis Tsaka sadly advised in a brief statement today that PNG LNG Kumul centre Kato Ottio passed away at the Pacific International Hospital in Port Moresby at 2am this morning.
He said details of the 23 year old’s death will be released later.
Chairman Tsaka said his body was taken to his Tatana home and at 10am this morning will be taken to the Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements are being discussed with the family and will be advised in due course.
Tsaka extended his condolences on behalf of the PNG Rugby League fraternity to the family of late Kato Ottio of his sudden and untimely death.
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Downer Rugby League 9s World Cup
- PNG Kumuls 0 Australia 26
- PNG Kumuls 18 New Zealand Kiwis 18
- PNG Kumuls 23 USA Tomahawks 10
Pacific Test Results
201 9 - PNG Kumuls 28 Great Britain Lions 10
2019 - Fiji Bati 22 PNG Kumuls 20
2019 - PNG Kumls 6 Samoa 24
2018 - PNG Kumuls 26 Fiji Bati 14
2017 - PNG Kumuls 32 Cook Islands 22
2016 - PNG Kumuls 24 Fiji Bati 22
2015- Fiji Bati 22 PNG Kumuls 22
World Cup Results
Round 1 : PNG Kumuls 50 Wales 6
Round 2: PNG Kumuls 14 Ireland 6
Round 3 PNG Kumuls 64 USA 0
Quarter Finals : PNG Kumuls 6 England 36