Anybody who questions the status of international rugby league need only watch this match to see how much the sport means to the Tongan and Samoan communities.
The latest injury and suspension news for all 16 clubs in the NRL Telstra Premiership.
With plenty of changes for both sides, Steve Kearney's Kiwis will be out for their fourth straight win over the Kangaroos.
A late tackle from Sam Kasiano and Frank Pritchard to deny Jorge Taufua in the 2015 Pacific Test showed the commitment the pair have to the Samoa jersey.
New coach Mal Meninga is the man to instil the pride in the Australian jersey to help make international rugby league the pinnacle of the game again.
Country Origin forward Tariq Sims on his encounters with past Country reps and how it shaped his passion for the jersey, and the sky blue of NSW.
Broncos half Ben Hunt has praised the selection of Darius Boyd at fullback for Friday's Test in a Kangaroos team in a team he says Mal Meninga has got spot on.
After missing out on selection since the 2013 World Cup final through injury, Jillaroos prop Emma Young is ready to return in her hometown of Newcastle.
Australia winger Karina Brown reflects on the 2013 World Cup, which was a pivotal moment for not just the Jillaroos, but for women's rugby league in general.
Former Raiders and Sharks winger Sami Sauiluma is beginning to settle in to life on the Gold Coast after missing out on a move to the UK Super Leauge.