Honey Hireme was caught off-guard by the Duke's greeting.
The league legend got to rub shoulders with Prince Harry.
The former All Black was named in Toronto's squad for a pre-season match against Castleford.
Prince Harry conducted the draw at Buckingham Palace.
The NRL star is distancing himself from comparisons to Greg Inglis.
The tournament draw will be his first appearance since stepping back from the Royals.
Mose Masoe suffered a neck injury playing in the Super League pre-season.
The Rabbitohs have added the star centre on a one-year NRL deal.
Te Maire Martin has announced his immediate retirement from rugby league, aged 24.
The 22-year-old Roosters centre looks set to join a rival Sydney NRL club.
The Auckland NRL club is taking its time filling its final roster spot.
The former All Black will turn out for the Toronto Wolfpack in 2020.
The NRL star won't be required at team training this pre-season.
The 33-year-old will take up a part-time coaching role with the club he used to captain.
The Canadian based rugby league club say they won't take a stance on political issues but don't have a problem with Williams speaking out.
"We're firmly opposed to any attempts to sabotage China's sovereignty."
The dual code international has followed Arsenal player Mesut Ozil by showing support.
Young forward Tino Fa'asuamaleaui will instead play for Gold Coast from 2021.
High Performance Sport NZ has announced its 2020 investment programme.
Teenager Tino Fa'asuamaleaui may be on his way to the Auckland NRL club.