2018 Pacific Test - Tonga 38-22 Samoa @ Campbelltown

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Pacific Test: Tonga v Samoa

Poll closed Jun 23, 2018.
  1. Mate Ma'a Tonga

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  2. Toa Samoa

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  1. Timmah

    Timmah LeagueUnlimited News Editor Staff Member

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    Pacific Test
    Mate Ma'a Tonga v Toa Samoa
    Campbelltown Stadium, Leumeah
    Saturday 23 June 2018

    Gates 3:40pm / PNG v FIJ 4pm / TON v SAM 7:10pm

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    1. William Hopoate 2. Daniel Tupou 3. Konrad Hurrell 4. Michael Jennings 5. Robert Jennings 6. Tuimoala Lolohea 7. Ata Hingano 8. Andrew Fifita 9. Siliva Havili 10. Addin Fonua-blake 11.Manu Ma'u 12. Sio Siua Taukeiaho 13. Jason Taumalolo
    14. Sione Katoa 15. Joe Ofahengaue 16. Peni Terepo 17. Junior Tatola 18. Moeaki Fotuaika

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    1. Anthony Milford 2. Christian Crichton 3. Joseph Leilua 4. Timoteo Lafai 5. Jorge Taufua 6.Tyrone May 7. Mason Lino 8. James Gavet 9. Pita Godinet 10. Sam Kasiano 11. Michael Chee Kam 12. Isaiah Papalii 13. Bunty Afoa
    14. Dunamis Lui 15. Josh Aloiai 16. Ligi Sao 17.Joseph Paulo 18. Luciano Leilua



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    Referee: Grant Atkins
    Sideline Officials: Chris Butler & Chris Sutton
    Video Referees: Luke Patten & Ben Cummins​
     
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  2. Burns

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    Tonga by 12+.

    They have halves, and Samoa's best players have either just been picked foe NZ, injured, or playing for QLD.
     
  3. The Vaulting Violinist

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    Tonga by the length of the Flemington straight
     
  4. no name

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    If Milford is dropped for Origin, can he be picked for Samoa?
    Or will uncle Wayne ban him?
     
  5. Rhino_NQ

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    Tongans by many
     
  6. isaiah

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    Has Jorge Taufus switched from tonga to Samoa?
     
  7. Timmah

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    Correct
     
  8. adamkungl

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    IF Milford plays I think Samoa have the slight advantage in the halves, with Tonga likely putting out Lolohea and Hingano.

    Tonga's stacked forward pack should put them on the front foot though and they definitely have more quality in the backline.

    Samoa will be hoping for a better performance than the WC but I don't think they'll have enough for Tonga. Milford having a blinder is their best chance but it's unlikely.

    Tonga by 14
     
  9. Timmah

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    Teamlists now confirmed for both sides
     
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  10. SBD82

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    Good looking teams. Great to see Milford playing.

    That forward park for tonga really is phenomenal. Let's just hope they don't need havili kicking any field goals.
     
  11. Vic Mackey

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    Samoas spine looks significantly better then the World Cup, Tonga still favourites but I think it will be pretty close
     
  12. David brown

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    So much derp and obesity in both teams should be entertaining...
     
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  13. Dave_

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    Oh my...that Samoan team with Taufua, Milford, Blowjob Leilua and Kasiano will be worth watching for the derp alone!
     
  14. The Vaulting Violinist

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    Wtf

    What a joke
     
  15. Smack

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    Tonga
     
  16. blaza88z

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    There just and all round bad couple of sides...
     
  17. Burns

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    This game

    Is going to be so good.
     
  18. Burns

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    More atmosphere and noise there than State of Origin, and the crowd is half the size
     
  19. David brown

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    lol at lockyers hair...
     
  20. Foreign Legion

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    Is the game being televised(live) in Samoa andTonga?
     

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