Papua New Guinea Pepes recorded its second loss in the Oceania Netball World Cup Qualifiers after going down 66-48 to the Cook Islands at the Vodafone Arena in Suva.
The Cook Islands dominated from the first quarter leading 18-16.
They further extended their lead at halftime.
In the third quarter, PNG trailed by 10 points as they slowly worked their way back into the match.
Cook Islands managed to end the match 66-48.