If the Kangaroos are feeling any nerves ahead of meeting New Zealand in the Four Nations final this week, they are certainly doing a good job of hiding it.
Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga has ensured Sam Thaiday remains vital to Australia's preparations ahead of the Four Nations final against New Zealand.
New Zealand coach David Kidwell has decided who will partner Shaun Johnson in the halves for the Four Nations Final against Australia but refused to reveal who.
The Kiwis believe the feeling in camp has been similar to that experienced during some of New Zealand's recent tournament victories.
The general play kicking of Cooper Cronk, Johnathan Thurston and Cameron Smith is an increased danger for New Zealand on a smaller field.
Kiwis hooker Issac Luke is desperate to play every minute of the Four Nations final against the Kangaroos at Anfield on Monday morning (AEDT).
It was a pivotal moment in the advancement of women's rugby league in Australia and now the next generation of Jillaroos are determined to continue the legacy.
Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga has confirmed his squad for the Four Nations final against New Zealand, at Anfield at 2.30pm (local time) on Sunday, November 20.
New Zealand coach David Kidwell has named a 20-man squad ahead of the Four Nations Final against Australia.
NZ coach David Kidwell admits he'll be nervous before Sunday's Four Nations final against Australia but says it's a result of a burning desire to win.