Wests Tigers NYC captain Manaia Cherrington spoke from the sheds after his side's thrilling 24-22 win over the Melbourne Storm in their Round 21 clash.

The day was also extra special for the Junior Kiwis hooker as he celebrated his 20th birthday in style thanks to a winning penalty goal from Eli Levido.

Click here to read the full match report from yesterday's thrilling NYC win.

Check out what Manaia had to say about the game in the video above.

Get your tickets to our Simon Dwyer Tribute match in Round 21 here. $5 from every adult and family ticket will go to Simon.