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.
There is another Eels youngster set to be catapulted into the NRL stratosphere at the NRL Auckland Nines.
Kiwi Ferns coach will give his players free reign come kick-off against the Jillaroos on one of the biggest weekends in the history of women’s rugby league.
Penrith's Auckland Nines skipper Kevin Kingston says the unknown youngsters in the Panthers squad could well make a name for themselves over the Nines weekend.
Warriors halfback Shaun Johnson says he can't think of any reason why an NRL player wouldn't want to suit up for the Auckland Nines.
Penrith recruit Tupou Sopoaga is ready to grab his opportune selection at the Auckland Nines with both hands.
Rugby league fans have the chance to meet players from all 16 clubs at a massive fan day in Auckland on Friday.
All 16 squads for the 2015 Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines this weekend.
Everyone knows Shaun Johnson is capable of carrying the Warriors to the NRL Auckland Nines title, it's just that his coach would rather he didn't have to.
Titans teammate Dave Taylor believes it is Kane Elgey's defence that proves he is ready for a shot in the NRL.