Wests Tigers will play the Warriors at the Sydney Football Stadium on Friday, September 16, in Week 2 of the 2011 Telstra Premiership Finals Series.

The match will kick-off at 7.45pm.

For the first time in the history of the NRL’s McIntyre Finals system, the top four teams have all won their respective opening finals matches to set up two enthralling showdowns in Week 2.

Minor Premiers Melbourne Storm and Manly Sea Eagles have won through to Week 3 of the Telstra Premiership Series and will await the winners of this week’s Semi-Final matches to play-off for places in the 2011 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final.

The schedule for Week 2 Semi-Finals is:

1st Semi-Final: 7.45pm Friday, September 16, at Sydney Football Stadium

NRL: Wests Tigers (W4) v (L2) Warriors
Toyota Cup: Cronulla Sharks (W3) v (L1) Sydney Roosters, 5.15pm
Coca-Cola Cup Challenge: Bankstown Sports v Mounties, 4.05pm
Gates open 4pm

2nd Semi-Final: 6.45pm Saturday, September 17, at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane

NRL: Brisbane Broncos (W3) v (L1) St George Illawarra Dragons
Toyota Cup: Melbourne Storm (W4) v (L2) Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, 4.15pm. Gates Open 4pm

The schedule for Week 3 Preliminary Finals is:

Preliminary Final: Friday, September 23 (Kick-off TBC)
Venue: Either ANZ Stadium or Sydney Football Stadium
Manly Sea Eagles (W2) v Brisbane Broncos/St George Illawarra Dragons

Preliminary Final: Saturday, September 24 (Kick-off TBC)
Venue: Either AAMI Park or Etihad Stadium, Melbourne
Melbourne Storm (W1) v Wests Tigers/Warriors

The 2011 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final will be played at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium starting at 5pm on Sunday, October 2.

Wests Tigers wish to remind Members about the ticket purchase process for the second week of NRL Finals.

Ticketed Members will have first opportunity to secure the best seats with the first ticket purchase window exclusively available for 2011 Wests Tigers Members.

From 10am on Monday morning, ticketed Members will be able to purchase tickets through Ticketek utilising their Access Advantage Number (AAN). This number remains the same as the AAN that was used for last week’s first final.

Non-ticketed Members will have access to tickets from 8pm on Monday night.

At this stage it is likely that Members will be able to purchase 8-10 tickets per membership for this match. Confirmation of this limit will be made by the NRL.

General public will be able to purchase tickets from 10am Tuesday.

Another large crowd is expected and fans are encouraged to purchase tickets early in the week.

With Members receiving the best access to matches, now is the time to consider purchasing a Wests Tigers Membership for the 2012 season. With a great range of flexible options, there is a Membership package for every fan.

To enquire about a Membership package contact Wests Tigers Membership department on 02 8741 3300 or email membership@weststigers.com.aufor more information.

Members can purchase up to 10 tickets for this match/membership@weststigers.com.au