In the reply of the 2014 grand final, the Irish got their revenge, booting themselves to an 11 point win at McAlister Oval.
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Goal Kickers: T. Goroga 2, M. King, K. Paulias Siwee
Best Players: J. Ikupu, S. Agita, W. Aisi, M. Lavai, G. Simon, J. Peni
Goal Kickers: P. Lucey 3, P. Brennan, D. Mcelhone, R. Cull
Best Players: D. Mcelhone, P. O''Halloran, G. Walls, S. O''Sullivan, P. Lucey, M. Finn.
Round two will see the Mozzies take on Nauru on Wednesday, August 9, at Marty Busch Recreation Reserve at 12:30pm.