The injury news to come from day one of the 2017 Downer NRL Auckland Nines, including a knee injury to Rabbitohs outside back Aaron Gray.
It mightn't have been the result he was after but Warriors skipper Ruben Wiki was still chuffed about his return to the footy field at the age of 44.
Elgey's return a success, Tamou stars for his new club, Cherrington stakes his claim and Kasiano slims down for the wife.
Manly's new recruits shine, the Eels' star trio impress again and a Dragons youngster grabs the spotlight.
Dragons youngster Jai Field has done his NRL ambitions no harm after a stunning performance on day one of the Downer NRL Auckland Nines.
Who can still make the quarter-finals and who is already out of contention after day one of the 2017 Downer NRL Auckland Nines?
The Sydney Roosters defeat arch rivals the Rabbitohs 14-7 in the final game of the opening day of the 2017 Downer NRL Auckland Nines.
They're the tournament favourites for a reason and the North Queensland Cowboys piled on the tries in an emphatic win over the Canberra Raiders.
The Melbourne Storm claimed their first victory of the 2017 NRL Downer Auckland Nines with a 14-6 win over the Wests Tigers.
Warriors assistant coach Steve McNamara is hopeful rather than confident that Shaun Johnson will be fit to take on the Dragons on day two of the Auckland Nines.