Roger Tuivasa-Sheck to cross codes at end of season

Drew Darbyshire

The Warriors are without Roger Tuivasa-Sheck this week

New Zealand international Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has confirmed he will leave the Warriors at the end of the NRL season to switch codes to rugby union.

The 27-year-old has scored 54 tries in 178 NRL appearances for Sydney Roosters and New Zealand Warriors. He has earned 20 caps for the New Zealand Kiwis.

Tuivasa-Sheck, who won Dally M Player of the Year in 2018 and the Golden Boot in 2019, will aim to secure a spot in the All Blacks outfit ahead of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

Tuivasa-Sheck said: “This will be my last year with the club and yes, I will be moving to NZ rugby next year.