Bodene Thompson during a Vodafone Warriors training session. NRL Rugby League. Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. 28 April 2016. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

Coach Stacey Jones is able to call on an all-NRL starting pack for today’s ninth-round Intrust Super Premiership clash against Canterbury-Bankstown at Mount Smart Stadium (11.45am kick-off).

First-grade veteran Ben Matulino teams up in the front row with hooker Nathaniel Roache and Albert Vete with Ligi Sao, Bodene Thompson and Sam Lisone in the back row.

Manu Vatuvei starts on the wing in jersey #22.

The Vodafone Warriors are seeking their third successive win after victories against North Sydney and Newcastle. They had a bye last week.

 

VODAFONE WARRIORS v CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN

Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland

11.45am, Sunday, May 1

Referee: Jamal Thompson

 

VODAFONE WARRIORS

1 HENARE WELLS  

22 MANU VATUVEI

3 KONRAD HURRELL

5 CHARNZE NICOLL-KLOKSTAD

5 TOMAS AOAKE

6 ATA HINGANO

14 MASON LINO

20 BEN MATULINO

9 NATHANIEL ROACHE

16 ALBERT VETE

13 LIGI SAO

23 BODENE THOMPSON

21 SAM LISONE

Interchange:

11 ALI LAUITIITI (c)

15 UPU POCHING

17 JAMES BELL

25 ERIN CLARK

COACH | STACEY JONES