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  • NUMBERS GAME: WARRIORS RD 1 STATS

    All the numbers and stats that matter from the Warriors’ Round 1 effort.  The Warriors played their part in an NRL first in Round 1. As rugby league’s G.O.A.T. historian and statistician David Middleton revealed, for the first time in… Read More ›

  • MEDIA WATCH: KENT AND ‘BUZZ’ CHANGE TUNE

    Veteran Daily Telegraph journalists and NRL360 panellists Paul Kent and Phil Rothfield were among the army of Australian experts to tip the Warriors to run last in 2018. It’s taken just 80 minutes of football for both crusty critics to… Read More ›

  • WHAT THEY SAID: ROUND 1 REACTION

    All the reaction from the media, fans and the Warriors themselves after a stirring Round 1 performance in Perth. What the Warriors said Shaun Johnson and Roger Tuivasa-Sheck were pumped up during their post-game interviews at Optus Stadium after the… Read More ›

  • WARRIORS DISCARDS PROVE ROUND 1 MATCH-WINNERS

    They were unwanted by the Warriors and secured mid-season releases to head to Australia in search of a regular first grade spot – and a couple of clubs tipped to vie for the NRL wooden spoon in 2018 are glad… Read More ›

  • WARRIORS ROUND 1 PLAYER RATINGS

    We’re still catching our breath after arguably the greatest Round 1 performance in the Warriors’ history, but we’ve patched together player ratings for all 17 heroes of the 32-20 victory over South Sydney. 1 ROGER TUIVASA-SHECK (c): Began with a… Read More ›

  • FLASHBACK FRIDAY: JONES SINKS SOUTHS IN GOLDEN POINT

    With the Warriors preparing to take on the Rabbitohs in Perth on Saturday, Flashback Friday relives one of the great nail-biters between the clubs. The mercurial Stacey Jones once again proved the New Zealand Warriors’ saviour, sinking South Sydney 31-30… Read More ›

  • NRL ROUND 1 PREVIEW

    DRAGONS V BRONCOS – 7:50pm (AEDT)/9.50pm (NZT) Thursday, March 8 @ Jubilee Oval Ben Hunt playing his first game for St George Illawarra against his old club, controversial prop Matt Lodge making his Brisbane debut…the 2018 NRL season opener couldn’t… Read More ›

  • THE WARRIORS’ 2018 MILESTONE MEN

    Simon Mannering is the Warriors’ all-time appearances record-holder with 280 games and will go close to becoming the first player to break the magical 300-game barrier for the club in 2018. Canberra and Warriors great Ruben Wiki is the only… Read More ›

  • NRL ROUND 1 TEAM LISTS

    DRAGONS V BRONCOS – 7:50pm (AEDT)/9.50pm (NZT) Thursday, March 8 @ Jubilee Oval Broncos: 1 Darius Boyd (c), 2 Corey Oates, 3 James Roberts, 4 Jordan Kahu, 5 Jamayne Isaako, 6 Anthony Milford, 7 Kodi Nikorima, 8 Matthew Lodge, 9 Andrew McCullough, 10… Read More ›

  • WARRIORS NAME SQUAD FOR ROUND 1

    Stephen Kearney has named his first Warriors team of the 2018 NRL premiership season – and there’s few surprises in the 21-man squad to take on South Sydney in Perth on Saturday. New recruits Peta Hiku, Blake Green, Adam Blair… Read More ›