21 Sep 2011

Taylor back for Warriors NRL preliminary final

6:54 am on 21 September 2011

The backrower Elijah Taylor will return to the Warriors' line-up for their National Rugby League preliminary final against minor premiers the Melbourne Storm in Melbourne on Saturday night.

Taylor's been named on the interchange bench, coming in for Ukuma Ta'ai, who was used as a starting second rower in last Friday night's semi-final win over the Wests Tigers.

The match will be standoff James Maloney's 50th for the club, becoming the sixth player achieve the milestone this season.