Bulldogs Name NRL Auckland Nines Squad

The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have announced an 18-man squad for the NRL Auckland Nines, to be played at Eden Park on Saturday, 31 January and Sunday, 1 February.

Of the 18-men selected, eight played in the competition last year. Moses Mbye, Sam Perrett, Lloyd Perrett, Tyrone Phillips, Corey Thompson and Tony Williams all played in the blue and white whilst new recruit Michael Lichaa played for his former club (Sharks) and fellow new squad member Curtis Rona was a part of the victorious Cowboys squad.

The Bulldogs have been grouped in the PIHA pool and will come up against the Roosters, Broncos and Sharks with the top two teams advancing to the finals.

The squad is as follows:

Tim Browne

Damien Cook

Levi Dodd

Adam Elliott

Herman Eseā€™ese

Antonio Kaufusi

Shaun Lane

Michael Lichaa

Moses Mbye

Josh Morris

Sam Perrett

Lloyd Perrett

Tyrone Phillips

Frank Pritchard

Curtis Rona

Corey Thompson

Aiden Tolman

Tony Williams