The Downer Auckland Nines is set to kick-off the 2016 NRL season and you can watch EVERY GAME LIVE on your compatible smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Super League champions Leeds will be without skipper Danny McGuire for up to two months with a knee injury - ruling him out of the World Club Challenge.
NRL ambassador and Kiwi Ferns player Georgia Hale is hoping her side can again earn bragging rights over the Jillaroos at the Downer Auckland Nines.
Tariq Sims is hungry for his first taste of Nines football since winning the inaugural tournament with the North Queensland Cowboys.
Shannon Walker will make his first appearance in a Titans NRL jersey since July 23, 2010 when he takes to Eden Park at the Downer NRL Auckland Nines.
Three ARL Commissioners whose terms ended on Friday were re-elected during the Commission’s meeting today.
Off-contract Eels playmaker Corey Norman is aiming to make the 2016 campaign a big one, first as Nines captain then as a key cog in a star-studded backline.
Six players will be excluded from Queensland representative programs and Origin selection for the next 12 months.
He's only recently made the step up from fringe player to starting prop but Manly prop Jake Trbojevic will run out as captain of the Sea Eagles at the Nines.
The NRL and clubs met today in Auckland to review a range of issues leading into the opening of the 2016 Rugby League season.