At the age of 34, veteran Jeff Lima will be making his first appearance at the Auckland Nines this weekend. 

Given his experience, it was no surprise that Lima was made captain of the Raiders team for the tournament. 

Hear from Lima in the video above as he talks about leading the Raiders young team around and what he expects from the fast and furious format. 

Lima also discusses how the Nines is a great option to impress the coaches and break back into the Raiders top 17.