Rugby League

Calf injury sits Sims out of pre-season match

February 15, 2023 4:20 pm

Tariq Sims

Former Fiji Bati forward Tariq Sims will miss the Storm’s NRL pre-season challenge clash against the Warriors this weekend.

Sims is nursing a calf injury is currently undergoing rehab, building towards a return to full training.

He should be available in the early rounds of the season.

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Melbourne also confirms start fullback Ryan Papenhuyzen will miss at least the opening six rounds as he continues his recovery from a knee injury.

The Storm will take on the Warriors on Sunday at 1.50pm.