The first Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held in 2011 as part of Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee's PNGOC’s 50-year anniversary commemoration.
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The first two inducted were Sir John Kaputin and Edward Laboran, members of the first team from the Territory of Papua and New Guinea to the British Empire Games - now known as the Commonwealth Games - in the Australian city of Perth in 1962.