this warriors life

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 ›

BEST OF ENEMIES: COOPER CRONK

In 358 NRL games, there’s not a club that champion halfback Cooper Cronk hasn’t tormented on a regular basis. Cronk crafted a winning record against all 15 other clubs during a decorated 14-season stay with Melbourne, but it may come… Read More ›

TWL ROUND 10 PLAYER RATINGS

Individual marks out of 10 for the Warriors’ comprehensive team performance in disposing of Penrith 30-10. 1 ROGER TUIVASA-SHECK (c): Another high-quality offering from the skipper, running for 153 metres on 19 carries and laying on a try for Patty Herbert…. Read More ›

THIS WARRIORS LIFE PODCAST: EPISODE 10

Will Evans and Brad Larking are all pumped up after Magic Round, dissecting the Warriors’ storming comeback against the Dragons and reevaluating where the team is headed in 2019. It’s another jam-packed listener mailbag, before the boys run through a… Read More ›

THE RIVALRY: WARRIORS V PANTHERS

The Warriors’ seesawing rivalry with the Penrith Panthers includes two shared coaches, several stars who have turned out for both clubs, two finals matches and a truckload of points. But after 24 seasons, it’s the Panthers who hold the advantage… Read More ›

TWL WARRIORS ROUND 9 PLAYER RATINGS

Lofty numbers for some herculean individual displays in the Warriors’ classic 26-18 win over the Dragons. 1 ROGER TUIVASA-SHECK (c): A constant threat, despite the Dragons’ best efforts to limit his involvement. Looked the Warriors’ most likely attacker in the first… Read More ›