|Born||12 July 1989|
|Height||180 cm (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||93 kg (14 st 9 lb)|
As of 20 November 2018
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Teteh was born in Lae, Morobe, Papua New Guinea.
Teteh trained with the South Sydney Rabbitohs on a six-week trial contract during the 2015 pre-season.After playing 50 games for the PNG Hunters, Teteh joined the Dolphins at the start of the 2017 season. and returned to the PNG Hunters in 2018 due to visa renewal issues.
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