He may wear green and gold, but star Kangaroos forward's passport remains black with a silver fern.
Australia doesn't expect New Zealand to be affected by the off-field prescription drugs scandal.
It might be all for nothing even if Parramatta get themselves under the salary cap.
Celebrations erupt as the Storm players find out one of their own will be Kiwi captain on Friday.
Anyone criticising Greg Inglis does so at their own peril, says the veteran Broncos forward.
"Think before you post", says sister of Bodene Thompson in light of "hateful" comments.
OPINION: The Eels are facing their darkest hour – but in Brad Arthur they have the right man to steer them out of the mess.
A look at the three key players from each side ahead of Friday's Anzac Test.
The former Warriors coach has been signed up by the NRL to refs and the review committee.
It may not be televised on Sky but New Zealand league fans will be able to watch Friday's trans-Tasman test.
After twice being denied a starting spot, Watene-Zelezniak can't wait to run out for the Kiwis.
Broncos forward admits he's lucky to be selected by Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga for the Kiwis test.
Experienced winger's part in Warriors scandal doesn't go with personality, says former Kiwis teammate.
Manu Ma'u is focusing on his NZ debut, but he's confident the Eels will bounce back.
The only way to stop criticism is to win games, Warriors forward says.
Former Storm boss asks why Parramatta can play on for NRL points when Melbourne couldn't following cap breach.
Australian forward says Kangaroos need more than an Anzac test win over the Kiwis to be world No. 1.
NRL investigators were poring over more than 750,000 Eels documents when they discovered the explosive recordings.
OPINION: An overheated market and lack of transparency to blame for the NRL's salary cap drama.
Kiwis utility's value again takes centre stage as he moves to five-eighth for Aussie test.
OPINION: NRL chief steps up to the plate as a leader.
Kangaroos debutant Josh McGuire is mindful of facing his NRL club team-mate Adam Blair in Kiwis clash.
Five Parramatta board members and club officials win injunction over deregistration from NRL.
Kangaroos halfback reveals why he's made up for Storm team-mate Jesse Bromwich.
Mixing prescription drugs with energy drinks is a growing problem in the NRL, and in society.
Warriors winger among six players who breached team protocol on a night out.
Australia's Fijian winger wants to be the best league player his home country's ever produced.
Disrupted build-up not an issue for Kiwis as they focus on toppling Kangaroos.
The Warriors halfback is now free to play for the Kiwis against the Kangaroos on Friday.
Under-20s Cronulla Sharks player Jayden Walker has been stood down for three months.