Two changes for Warriors ahead of Knights match

Veteran hooker Issac Luke and middle forward Lachlan Burr return to the bench for the Warriors’ 16th-round NRL clash against the in-form Newcastle Knights at McDonald Jones Stadium on Saturday. (Photo credit: Lex Wright). The 32-year-old Luke comes in for Nate Roache, whose season has been tragically ended by an anterior cruciate ligament injury in […]


Waterview Laundromat local Q&A – Kararaina Wira-Kohu

Fresh after she played a starring role in Papakura’s Auckland Women’s Premiership Grand Final victory over Richmond last Sunday, we chat to to Kararaina Wira-Kohu. A bit of time has passed since the Grand Final win, how does it feel now? I’m not sure there’s one word to describe it, but I guess it was a […]


I was Kiwi #597 – Dean Lonergan

One of the few New Zealand league players who is better-known in retirement than he was as a player. These days he’s the driving force behind Duco Events, the NRL Auckland Nines and Joseph Parker, but in the 1980s and ’90s Lonergan was a terrorising figure for opposing forwards in the Auckland competition, where he played […]