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Storm prop Kevin Proctor expects Wests Tigers to be in top form

Roy Ward Kevin Proctor knows Wests Tigers still have teeth despite coaching crisis.


Embarrassed Raiders 'sharing the pain' of supporters

Jon Tuxworth Disconsolate Canberra Raiders players labelled their latest inept showing against Souths as ''embarrassing'' and assured fans they're sharing their pain after a ninth loss in 11 games. 

New Zealand Warriors v Parramatta Eels

Halfback or fullback? Chris Sandow.

Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, Saturday 5.30pm (AEST)


Revealed: Why Jared Waerea-Hargreaves was dumped from the New Zealand Kiwis

Passion: But Jared Waerea-Hargreaves’ stats didn’t stand up.

Brad Walter The failure to transfer his club form with Sydney Roosters to the Test arena is the reason for Jared Waerea-Hargreaves shock axing from the New Zealand team to play Australia at Allianz Stadium on...

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Former Canberra Raiders coach Andrew McFadden insists he can revive New Zealand Warriors in NRL

Former Canberra Raiders assistant coach Andrew McFadden is confident he can nail down the Warriors job long term.

Jon Tuxworth Andrew McFadden left the Canberra Raiders coaching staff because he felt ''a bit stale'', but he has unwavering belief he's the man to breath fresh life into the New Zealand Warriors.


Canberra Raiders destroyed by New Zealand Warriors

Embarrassed: Raiders players leave the field after another heavy defeat.

David Long Raiders humbled by Warriors at Eden Park in second straight thrashing.


Ricky Stuart apologises to fans after Canberra Raiders belted by New Zealand Warriors


Lee Gaskin Raiders coach Ricky Stuart apologised to the club's supporters after a 54-12 loss to the Warriors.


Canterbury Bulldogs fend off New Zealand Warriors to extend lead on ladder

Aaron Lawton Canterbury have kept up their winning streak and extended their lead at the top of the NRL ladder after beating New Zealand 16-12 in Hamilton on Sunday.


New Zealand Warriors v Newcastle Knights

Flying Knight: Akuila Uate.

Live coverage as the New Zealand Warriors host the Newcastle Knights.

New Zealand name Isaac John at five-eighth for Test against Australia

Isaac John.

Penrith's Isaac John has been plucked from reserve grade to play five-eighth for New Zealand in Friday's Anzac rugby league Test against Australia in Sydney.

Australia v New Zealand


Phil Mitchell Live coverage as the Kangaroos take on the Kiwis in Sydney.

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Australia get the victory but New Zealand take the plaudits after giving world champions a scare


Chris Barrett History will remember this as one of the great Australian teams, and deservedly so, but in years to come it should not overlook a young and discounted New Zealand line-up that gave the world...

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Shaun Johnson extends stay with New Zealand Warriors

Shaun Johnson

David Long The New Zealand Warriors have pulled off a major coup by re-signing star halfback Shaun Johnson until the end of the 2017 season.

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Sam Tomkins faces his acid test for New Zealand Warriors

Sam Tomkins

David Long He cost a reported £700,000 ($1.28 million) in transfer fees plus goodness knows how much of the team's salary cap.

New Zealand Warriors v St George Illawarra Dragons


Ash Gray Live coverage of the NRL's round two clash between the New Zealand Warriors and the St George Illawarra Dragons from Eden Park.

North Queensland Cowboys v New Zealand Warriors

North Queensland Cowboys v New Zealand Warriors

Live league

Cronulla Sharks v New Zealand Warriors

Todd Carney.

Paul Zalunardo The winless Sharks host the erratic Warriors in Saturday afternoon football.


New Zealand Warriors co-owner labels Matthew Elliot sacking 'dishonourable'

Matthew Elliot poses with Owen Glenn after his appointment in 2012.

While Matthew Elliott isn't bitter about his Warriors departure, club co-owner Owen Glenn has described the former coach's sacking as "dishonourable" and says it was done without his knowledge.

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New Zealand Warriors have David Kidwell on their radar to replace Matthew Elliott

Wests Tigers assistant coach David Kidwell oversees a training session alongside second-rower Adam Blair.

Adrian Proszenko David Kidwell has emerged as a frontrunner to replace Matt Elliott as coach of the New Zealand Warriors.

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New Zealand Warriors v Canterbury Bulldogs

Live coverage as the New Zealand Warriors face off against the Canterbury Bulldogs.