Junior Kiwis win a nailbiter

Match Summary The Junior Kiwis have escaped with a 24-22 victory over the Junior Kangaroos in an exciting encounter at Westpac Stadium in Wellington today.

Both sides kicked off by showed plenty of attacking flair with the ball in hand, and the Junior Kangaroos made the most of their early chances to jump out to a 12-0 lead thanks to tries for NRL first-grade regulars Michael Jennings and Chris Lawrence. They couldn