You have skipped the navigation, tab for page content speaks with Warriors hooker Manaia Cherrington following his side's 38-12 loss to the Newtown Jets at Henson Park in Round 20 of the Intrust Super Premiership NSW.

Starting the 2017 with the Newtown Jets alongside NRL-affiliated club the Cronulla Sharks, Cherrington says it was a bittersweet return to Sydney's Inner West, seeing his former teammates succeed to his own downfall.

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