[Injury update] Trio expected to be available next week

Side-lined players Shaun Johnson, Tohu Harris and Solomone Kata are all expected to be available for the Vodafone Warriors' ninth-round NRL clash against Wests Tigers at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday, May 5 (7.30pm kick-off).

And centre Gerard Beale is on track to return to action a week later after recovering from his long lay-off since breaking his leg in the Kiwis' first match at the Rugby League World Cup against Toa Samoa last year.

Meanwhile, second rower Leivaha Pulu's foot injury will rule him until round 20.

INJURY LIST

Blake Ayshford | Back | TBC
Gerard Beale | Leg | Round 10
Tohu Harris | Concussion | Round 9
Shaun Johnson | Leg | Round 9
Solomone Kata | Ankle | Round 9
Junior Pauga | Knee | Mid-season
Leivaha Pulu | Foot | Round 20
Nathaniel Roache | Back | Season