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Warriors to play in Palmerston North

NZ NewswireNZ Newswire 22/09/2016

Simon Mannering of the Warriors the round 22 NRL match against the Gold Coast Titans on August 7, 2016 © Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images Simon Mannering of the Warriors the round 22 NRL match against the Gold Coast Titans on August 7, 2016 The Warriors have announced a pre-season fixture next year against the Gold Coast Titans in Palmerston North.

The city will host the team for the first time since a warm-up game in the club's inaugural season in 1995.

The match on February 19 will be the Warriors' only pre-season game on home soil next year.

It will be the second game in charge for new coach Stephen Kearney, with an opening pre-season match against yet to be determined opponents scheduled to be played in Australia the previous weekend.

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