Jeff Dickinson-Fox reviews the campaign which saw Melbourne Storm crowned premiers in 2017.
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The "sold out" sign has been erected outside Auckland's Mt Smart Stadium for a second time this season with tickets for Friday's New Zealand Warriors' qualifying final against Parramatta quickly being snapped up.
A 14,000-seat allocation issued on general sale at the ground plus other outlets in the city and the internet was exhausted within an hour.
A crowd of 29,000 will be at the ground, a capacity slightly increased from the final regular season match against Manly that attracted a crowd of 26,672 on August 26.