League: More awards glory for Johnson?
League: More awards glory for Johnson?

Golden Boot winner Shaun Johnson will face strong challenges from national captain Simon Mannering and prop Jesse Bromwich…

Johnson: I expect us to win Nines
Johnson: I expect us to win Nines

The Warriors are embracing the pressure that comes with being the only home team competing in the NRL Auckland Nines at…

League: Vatuvei named in All Stars
League: Vatuvei named in All Stars

Warriors winger Manu Vatuvei has been named in the All Stars team for the third time in his career. Vatuvei was today included…

Separate spots for feuding co-owners
Separate spots for feuding co-owners

Warring Warriors owners Eric Watson and Sir Owen Glenn will be kept on opposite sides of Eden Park when they attend the…

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Nines lose a star, but predict a show
Nines lose a star, but predict a show

League superstar Johnathan Thurston will be missed, but his absence will not detract from the entertainment…

NRL: Thurston to miss Nines - report

One of the NRL's biggest names is expected to miss the Auckland NRL Nines this weekend. The Daily Telegraph reports that…

League: Matulino admits to Nines nerves

It's not often you hear a 1.93m, 107kg front-rower admit to being scared, but that's how Ben Matulino is feeling ahead of…

Australian interest 'tribute' to Nines

Australian cities could get to bid for the NRL Auckland Nines rugby league tournament when the contract comes up for renewal…

Chris Rattue: Govt must keep Aussie eyes away from Nines
Chris Rattue: Govt must keep Aussie eyes away from Nines

Chris Rattue writes: This is a chance for the Government to show that it governs for all footy followers…

Oz told to back off Nines

Australia is preparing a raid on the lucrative Auckland NRL Nines tournament - but is being warned to keep its hands off…

League: Wigan winger an exciting recruit: Roosters

The name may be familiar but the Sydney Roosters believe NRL fans will have seen nothing quite like exciting recruit Joe…

NRL: The nines come to town

The Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines hit town on Friday, and the build-up begins in the city before the action heads over to…

League: Broncos side short of stars

Star signing Anthony Milford has been named to make his Brisbane debut but the Broncos' Auckland Nines squad is more of…

Banners herald Nines kicking off
Banners herald Nines kicking off

Preparations are well under way for the NRL Auckland Nines, which kicks off on January 31, with seven…

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