One team scored 50 last week. The other scored 0.
The Warriors are finally starting to look like the attacking force we all thought they could be, whereas the Roosters, last year’s Minor Premiers, find themselves in unfamiliar territory, languishing near the bottom of the ladder. They’ve had injuries to key players, unwanted canine-related incidents and now this week head to Mt Smart without their Origin representatives.
Done deal, right? Warriors bank the two points and move on.
On paper it seems that simple, but the big question remains: Can we fully trust this Warriors team? Continue reading Banana Skin
Go all the way, Tui! Go on!
There’s Roger, go Roger.
Go Roger! Go Roger!
Wooooooooooooooo!!!! YOU BEAUTY!
Continue reading That’s gold
Fresh off their first win of 2016, Warrior Nation has enjoyed one of the more pleasant weeks in recent memory. On Easter Monday, the men from Mt Smart finally remembered what it feels like to stand tall, to overcome the tricky seas of the NRL and catch a wave for long enough to secure the two points. Now, as they paddle back out past the breakers and wait for the next challenge to arrive, it’s important we all take an extra second to breathe, an extra moment to look out across the ocean, to marvel at its beauty and wonder what the next swell might bring. Continue reading Riding the Wave
With the Warriors reaching the dizzy heights of the Top 4, on the back of a three-game win streak, it’s time to start asking ourselves those hard but hopeful questions:
Can they sustain this form to finish out the regular season?
Do they have a serious shot at the title? Continue reading Déjà vu?