Wests Tigers will face the Brisbane Broncos, Melbourne Storm and Newcastle Knights at the 2017 Auckland Nines after again being drawn in the Rangitoto Pool.

The tournament will be played at Eden Park in Auckland on February 4-5, 2017.

While final squads for the tournament won't be confirmed until January next year, take a quick look at the teams we'll be coming up against in the group stage of the competition!

For the full draw and pool groups of the 2017 Auckland Nines, click here.

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BRISBANE BRONCOS

Coach: Wayne Bennett

History: Runners-Up (2014), Group Stage (2015), Group Stage (2016)

Nines Head-to-Head: Yet to play each other at the Nines

Possible Players to Watch: Anthony Milford, James Roberts, Matt Gillett

 

MELBOURNE STORM

Coach: Craig Bellamy

History: Group Stage (2014), Group Stage (2015), Semi Finals (2016)

Nines Head-to-Head: Yet to play each other at the Nines

Possible Players to Watch: Cameron Munster, Tohu Harris, Cooper Cronk

 

NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS

Coach: Nathan Brown

History: Quarter Finals (2014), Quarter Finals (2015), Quarter Finals (2016)

Nines Head-to-Head: Played 2, Knights 2, Wests Tigers 0 

Possible Players to Watch: Dane Gagai, Nathan Ross, Rory Kostjasyn