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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 five-win advantage after a rivalry spanning 23 seasons. Incredibly, almost a third of the teams’ 37 encounters have… Read More ›

BENJI AND SJ REUNITED IN KIWIS HALVES

Veteran Benji Marshall will officially end a seven-year Kiwis hiatus on Saturday, lining up in the halves alongside Shaun Johnson for the first time since the latter’s 2012 Test debut. Warriors trio Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, Ken Maumalo and Leeson Ah Mau… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V TITANS

The Warriors’ 12-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 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 ›

NRL ROUND 5 TEAM LISTS

BRONCOS v WESTS TIGERS 9.50pm (NZT)/7.50pm (AEST) Thursday at Suncorp Stadium Broncos: 1. Darius Boyd 2. Corey Oates 3. Kotoni Staggs 4. Jack Bird 5. Jamayne Isaako 6. Anthony Milford 7. Kodi Nikorima 8. Matthew Lodge 9. Andrew McCullough 10. Joe… Read More ›