The NRl Auckland Nines 2016 All 16 teams are split up into four equal groups where they will each play one another in the group stage. From there, the top two teams from each group will move on to the quarterfinals, where the winners from those eight games will play in a knockout format through to the Grand Final.Below are the four pool details.
Pool Hunua: Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs, Manly Sea Eagles, New Zealand Warriors, Brisbane Broncos
Pool Waiheke: Sydney Roosters, South Sydney Rabbitohs, Parramatta Eels, Melbourne Storm
Pool Rangitoto: Newcastle Knights, North Queensland Cowboys, Penrith Panthers, Wests Tigers
Pool Piha: St. George Illawarra Dragons, Canberra Raiders, Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, Gold Coast Titans