Rivalries

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V TIGERS

Regarded as two of the most unpredictable and exciting sides in the NRL, the 20-season rivalry between the Warriors and Wests Tigers has been marked by high-scoring try-fests and extraordinary comebacks. Overall record: Played 30 – Wests Tigers won 16,… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V SHARKS

Cronulla’s early and recent periods of dominance bookended a decade where the Warriors held the upper hand, leaving the Sharks with a six-win advantage after a rivalry spanning 25 seasons. Incredibly, almost a third of the teams’ 40 encounters have… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V TITANS

The Warriors’ 13-season rivalry with the Gold Coast Titans can be neatly divided into two parts, with the holiday strip-based club enjoying the early running before the Warriors wrested control in 2011. The large Kiwi expat population in southeast Queensland… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V BRONCOS

The Warriors’ rivalry with the Broncos kicked off via an epic contest in their 1995 premiership debut. Competition between the two clubs has consequently held a special place in the Auckland-based club’s narrative ever since, and has produced many thrillers,… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V STORM

During a 22-season rivalry, the Warriors have crafted a well-deserved reputation as a bogey side for perennial contenders Melbourne – particularly at the Storm’s home grounds. The teams have staged many dramatic clashes, none more so than the Warriors’ twin… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V COWBOYS

The Warriors and Cowboys entered the premiership together in 1995 and have forged the tightest of rivalries in 25 seasons of competition, with honours split down the middle just after 40 encounters. Some of the Warriors’ finest Aussie imports have… Read More ›