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Panthers 'no-names' will be stars

Panthers 'no-names' will be stars

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.

Fri 30 Jan 2015, 10:05AMChris Kennedy, National Correspondent

Johnson never considered skipping Nines

Johnson never considered skipping Nines

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.

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

Nines set to give Sopoaga inside running

Nines set to give Sopoaga inside running

Penrith recruit Tupou Sopoaga is ready to grab his opportune selection at the Auckland Nines with both hands.

Thu 29 Jan 2015, 5:30PMJack Brady

NRL Fan Day hits Auckland's Aotea Square

NRL Fan Day hits Auckland's Aotea Square

Rugby league fans have the chance to meet players from all 16 clubs at a massive fan day in Auckland on Friday.

Thu 29 Jan 2015, 9:30AM

2015 Auckland Nines squad lists

2015 Auckland Nines squad lists

All 16 squads for the 2015 Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines this weekend.

Thu 29 Jan 2015, 9:20AM

Warriors to take pressure off Johnson

Warriors to take pressure off Johnson

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.

Thu 29 Jan 2015, 7:05AMCorey Rosser, NZ Correspondent

Taylor's tackling bag ready for NRL

Taylor's tackling bag ready for NRL

Titans teammate Dave Taylor believes it is Kane Elgey's defence that proves he is ready for a shot in the NRL.

Thu 29 Jan 2015, 6:00AMTony Webeck, Chief Queensland Correspondent

Nines a dream come true for new Knight Ross

Nines a dream come true for new Knight Ross

After getting his first chance to take on some of the best in the NRL at the Auckland Nines, Newcastle fullback Nathan Ross is chasing a first-grade call-up.

Wed 28 Jan 2015, 4:00PMJack Brady

Burr's NRL push to start at Nines

Burr's NRL push to start at Nines

Lachlan Burr's hunger to secure an NRL spot makes the Titans' back row rotation the most contentious position at the club.

Wed 28 Jan 2015, 6:00AMTony Webeck, Chief Queensland Correspondent

#Top10Tuesday: Rookies set to shine at Nines

#Top10Tuesday: Rookies set to shine at Nines

By the time the Auckland Nines draws to a close on Sunday, these kids could be among the most talked about talents in the game.

Tue 27 Jan 2015, 4:00PMBy Tony Webeck and Jack Brady