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Eels down Manly to open Nines account

Eels down Manly to open Nines account

The Eels' new brigade carried Parramatta to a close win over Manly as 2015 signings Brad Takairangi and Reece Robinson combined for three tries.

Sat 31 Jan 2015, 10:59AM

Nines to provide glimpse of Tiger tactics

Nines to provide glimpse of Tiger tactics

Fans can expect a glimpse of the new-look Wests Tigers at this weekend's Auckland Nines, with the club to employ some of what it has been working on in 2015.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 10:00PMChris Kennedy, National Correspondent

Johnson ready for star turn: McFadden

Johnson ready for star turn: McFadden

New Zealand Warriors coach Andrew McFadden believes Kiwi playmaker Shaun Johnson will fill the void left by NRL's departed stars in 2015.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 10:00PMLaine Clark

Every team should pick a legend: Luke

Every team should pick a legend: Luke

South Sydney's Auckland Nines captain Issac Luke has called for every NRL club to pick a former great for the season opener in future.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 5:45PMLaine Clark

What's trending at the Auckland Nines

What's trending at the Auckland Nines

All 16 teams are in Auckland for the start of the 2015 NRL season and by the looks of their social media accounts, they are having a good time.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 5:00PMTony Webeck

Watch the Auckland Nines with NRL Digital Pass

Watch the Auckland Nines with NRL Digital Pass

The Auckland Nines is set to kick-off the 2015 NRL season and you can watch EVERY game LIVE on your compatible smartphone, tablet or laptop.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 5:00PM

Defence, control the keys for Nines

Defence, control the keys for Nines

Almost 300 players and 16 coaches descended upon Aotea Square on Friday, preparing themselves for the colourful carnival that is the NRL Auckland Nines.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 2:45PMMatt Encarnacion, Western Sydney Correspondent

Jillaroos prepare to face Ferns in Auckland

Jillaroos prepare to face Ferns in Auckland

Jillaroos excited at prospect of running out in front of a packed Eden Park with live television coverage on Sky Sports in New Zealand.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 2:45PM

Follow the Auckland Nines on NRL.com

Follow the Auckland Nines on NRL.com

We have the 2015 Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines covered from every angle this weekend, with live streaming, match highlights and plenty more.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 2:00PM

Benji wants to turn back the clock

Benji wants to turn back the clock

Dragons halfback and Auckland Nines captain Benji Marshall says he wishes an 18-year-old version of himself was around to explode at this year's Auckland Nines.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 1:33PMChris Kennedy, National Correspondent