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The footy is back on Triple M. It all starts with the Auckland Nines. We've got all the matches all 16 NRL teams battling for more than $2 million in prize money.
Triple M NRL call team includes Jamie Soward, Paul Gallen, Jimmy Smith, Maroon, Mat Thompson and Dan Ginnane. Click here to listen live.
The NRL champs Cronulla is grouped with Panthers, Bulldogs and Jarryd Hayne's Titans.
Johnathan Thurston will turn out for the Cowboys and they are up against the Roosters, Raiders and Rabbitohs. See the full list below.
Piha Pool: Dragons, Eels, Sea Eagles, Warriors
Hanua Pool: Cowboys, Roosters, Raiders, Rabbitohs
Rangitoto Pool: Knights, Wests Tigers, Broncos, Storm
Waiheke Pool: Sharks, Titans, Panthers, Bulldogs
Jarryd Hayne joins Johnathan Thurston and Warriors superstars Shaun Johnson, Issac Luke and Roger Tuivasa-Sheck as names confirmed for the NRL pre-season tournament on February 4-5 at Eden Park.
NRL Auckland Nines Tournament Details
The 2017 Auckland Nines is at Eden Park on Saturday, Feb 4 and Sunday, Feb 5.
The two-day tournament kicks off the NRL pre-season schedule.
NRL Auckland Nines Fun Facts
• All 16 NRL clubs together in Auckland
• Featuring 288+ star players
• 31 action packed games
• 9 players per team, 9 minute halves
• NZ $2.6 million dollars + in prize money
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