Warriors book another match at Eden Park

Last updated 14:37 19/10/2012

Relevant offers

League

NRL to investigate Ryan Hoffman concussion Brisbane eye Willie Mason as big threat NRL dismisses Dragons' demand for two points James Maloney vows to star for the Roosters Peta Hiku turns down move to NZ Warriors Joel Edwards extending Canberra Raiders stay Jarrod Mullen to stay at Newcastle Knights Dragons boss demands game points from NRL NZ Warriors send Hurrell back to reserve grade NRL refs boss admits Dragons were wronged

The Warriors will play a game at Eden Park again next year and intend taking one of their official NRL home games on the road, either within New Zealand or possibly in Australia.

Warriors chief executive Wayne Scurrah said 10 regular season home games would be played at Mt Smart Stadium with another confirmed for Eden Park early in the campaign.

He said the venue for the 12th regular season game would be announced soon.

"The NRL has indicated it wants to see a number of clubs' games played away from traditional home grounds next year," he said.

"With this in mind, we're working with the NRL in assessing a number of options to play our 12th match at a venue either elsewhere in New Zealand or in Australia.

"A survey of our members earlier this year has also provided really positive support for us hosting a game outside Auckland."

The Warriors have played two rpevious matches at Eden Park, drawing big crowds but losing both games. The club also announced earlier this week they will play the Brisbane Broncos in a pre-season match in Dunedin in February.

Ad Feedback

- © Fairfax NZ News

Special offers
Opinion poll

After their heavy first round loss, where do you expect the NZ Warriors to finish in the NRL regular season?

1-4

5-8

9-12

13-16

Vote Result

Related story: (See story)

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content