Friday 15 December 2017 / 03:20 PM

NRL ROUND 16 TEAM LISTS

Panthers v Rabbitohs

Fri, June 24, 7.50pm (AEST) @ Pepper Stadium

Panthers: 1 Matthew Moylan 2 Joshua Mansour 3 Waqa Blake 4 Tyrone Peachey 5 Dallin Watene-Zelezniak 6 Bryce Cartwright 7 Nathan Cleary 8 Leilani Latu 9 Peter Wallace 10 Reagan Campbell-Gillard 11 Isaah Yeo 12 Trent Merrin 13 Suaia Matagi. Interchange: 14 Sitaleki Akauola 15 Jeremy Latimore 16 Christopher Grevsmuhl 17 Moses Leota

*The Panthers are unchanged from their last outing in Round 14.

Rabbitohs: 1 Cody Walker 2 Alexander Johnston 3 Greg Inglis 4 Aaron Gray 5 Tautalatasi Tasi 6 Luke Keary 7 Adam Reynolds 8 Thomas Burgess 9 Cameron McInnes 10 Nathan Brown 11 John Sutton 12 Kyle Turner 13 Samuel Burgess. Interchange: 14 Jason Clark 15 Patrice Siolo 16 Jack Gosiewski 17 David Tyrrell 18 Damien Cook 19 Edward Murphy

*Greg Inglis will return from Origin duty in the centres, with Luke Keary named in the halves alongside Adam Reynolds. Cody Walker returns to fullback and Alex Johnston to the wing. Tautalatasi Tasi has been named to debut on the other flank. Paul Carter is out suspended, while Jack Gosiewski, Patrice Siolo and Ed Murphy join an extended bench.

 

Knights v Dragons

Sat, June 25, 3.00pm (AEST) @ Hunter Stadium

Knights: 1 Dane Gagai 2 Nathan Ross 3 Sione Mata’utia 4 Peter Mata’utia 5 Brendan Elliot 6 Jack Cogger 7 Trent Hodkinson 8 Sam Mataora 9 Danny Levi 10 Korbin Sims 11 Jacob Saifiti 12 Mitchell Barnett 13 Jeremy Smith. Interchange: 14 Tyler Randell 15 Robert Rochow 16 Daniel Saifiti 17 Mickey Paea 18 Joshua King 19 Chanel Mata’utia 24 Pauli Pauli

*Jake Mamo (ankle) is out, but Nathan Ross and Peter Mata’utia return to the backline. Robbie Rochow is back from a long injury layoff.

Dragons: 1 Jason Nightingale 2 Kalifa Faifai Loa 3 Euan Aitken 4 Timoteo Lafai 5 Kurt Mann 6 Gareth Widdop 7 Benji Marshall 8 Leeson Ah Mau 9 Mitch Rein 10 Russell Packer 11 Jacob Host 12 Joel Thompson 13 Michael Cooper. Interchange: 14 Jack De Belin 15 Will Matthews 16 Dunamis Lui 17 Jacob Marketo

*Mid-season recruit Tariq Sims has a clause in his release preventing him from playing against the Knights, so Dunamis Lui takes his place in the squad. Origin debutant Tyson Frizell has not been named, while Josh Dugan is still on the injured list.

 

Sharks v Warriors

Sat, June 25, 5.30pm (AEST) @ Southern Cross Group Stadium

Sharks: 1 Ben Barba 2 Sosaia Feki 3 Jack Bird 4 Gerard Beale 5 Valentine Holmes 6 James Maloney 7 Chad Townsend 8 Andrew Fifita 9 Michael Ennis 10 Sam Tagataese 11 Luke Lewis 12 Wade Graham 13 Paul Gallen. Interchange: 14 Ricky Leutele 15 Chris Heighington 16 Matt Prior 17 Jayson Bukuya 18 Joseph Paulo

*Sosaia Feki has been named to return from injury, with Ricky Leutele dropping back to the bench.

Warriors: 1 Tuimoala Lolohea, 2 David Fusitu’a, 3 Blake Ayshford, 4 Solomone Kata, 5 Ken Maumalo, 6 Thomas Leulua, 7 Shaun Johnson, 8 Jacob Lillyman, 9 Issac Luke, 10 Albert Vete, 11 Bodene Thompson, 12 Ryan Hoffman (c), 13 Simon Mannering. Interchange: 14 Nathaniel Roache, 15 Sam Lisone, 16 Ben Matulino, 17 Charlie Gubb, 18 Ata Hingano, 20 Toafofoa Sipley

*Queensland prop Jacob Lillyman has been named to return. Ata Hingano has been added to an extended bench, presumably as cover for Thomas Leuluai.

 

Bulldogs v Broncos

Sat, June 25, 7.30pm (AEST) @ ANZ Stadium

Bulldogs: 1 William Hopoate 2 Curtis Rona 3 Josh Morris 4 Kerrod Holland 5 Sam Perrett 6 Josh Reynolds 7 Moses Mbye 8 Aiden Tolman 9 Michael Lichaa 10 James Graham 11 Joshua Jackson 12 Raymond Faitala 13 David Klemmer. Interchange: 14 Sam Kasiano 15 Tony Williams 16 Danny Fualalo 17 Craig Garvey 19 Lloyd Perrett

*Josh Morris has been named despite pulling on of Origin II with injury. Lloyd Perrett and Danny Fualalo have been added to a bench that is missing Tim Browne.

Broncos: 1 Darius Boyd 2 Corey Oates 3 Thomas Opacic 4 James Roberts 5 Gregory Eden 6 Anthony Milford 7 Ben Hunt 8 Josh McGuire 9 Travis Waddell 10 Jarrod Wallace 11 Sam Thaiday 12 Matthew Gillett 13 Corey Parker. Interchange: 14 Jaydn Su’a 15 Tevita Pangai 16 Adam Blair 17 Kodi Nikorima 18 Herman Ese’ese

*Jordan Kahu and Alex Glenn are both out through injury. Tom Opacic will debut in the centres, while Jadyn Su’a comes onto the bench. The Broncos’ six Origin players have all been named.

 

Titans v Raiders

Sun, June 26, 2.00pm (AEST) @ Cbus Super Stadium

Titans: 1 William Zillman 2 Anthony Don 3 Josh Hoffman 4 Nathan Davis 5 Nene MacDonald 6 Tyrone Roberts 7 Ashley Taylor 8 Luke Douglas 9 Nathan Peats 10 Ryan James 11 John Zebelon Taia 12 Chris McQueen 13 Greg Bird. Interchange: 14 Eddy Pettybourne 15 Leivaha Pulu 16 Agnatius Paasi 17 Nathan Friend 18 Ryan Simpkins

*Greg Bird returns from Origin duty, with Agnatius Paasi moving back to the bench.

Raiders: 1 Jack Wighton 2 Brenko Lee 3 Jarrod Croker 4 Joseph Leilua 5 Jordan Rapana 6 Blake Austin 7 Aidan Sezer 8 Junior Paulo 9 Josh Hodgson 10 Shannon Boyd 11 Josh Papalii 12 Elliot Whitehead 13 Luke Bateman. Interchange: 14 Kurt Baptiste 15 Iosia Soliola 16 Paul Vaughan 17 Joseph Tapine 18 Shaun Fensom

*Jack Wighton and Shannon Boyd return from suspension, which sees Zac Santo and Clay Priest dropping out of the side.

 

Storm v Tigers

Sun, June 26, 4.00pm (AEST) @ AAMI Park

Storm: 1 Cameron Munster 2 Suliasi Vunivalu 3 Cheyse Blair 4 Ryan Morgan 5 Marika Koroibete 6 Blake Green 7 Cooper Cronk 8 Jesse Bromwich 9 Cameron Smith 10 Jordan McLean 11 Kevin Proctor 12 Tohu Harris 13 Dale Finucane. Interchange: 14 Nelson Asofa-Solomona 15 Felise Kaufusi 16 Kenneth Bromwich 17 Benjamin Hampton 18 Matthew White 21 Christian Welch 22 Young Tonumaipea

*The Storm’s first-choice spine of Cameron Smith, Cooper Cronk, Blake Griffin and Cameron Munster have all been named to return. Tohu Harris reverts to the backrow.

Tigers: 1 James Tedesco 2 David Nofoaluma 3 Tim Simona 4 Kevin Naiqama 5 Jordan Rankin 6 Mitchell Moses 7 Luke Brooks 8 Aaron Woods 9 Dene Halatau 10 Sauaso Jesse Sue 11 Joshua Aloiai 12 Christopher Lawrence 13 Elijah Taylor. Interchange: 14 Tim Grant 15 Avagalu Seumanufagai 16 Robbie Farah 17 Kyle Lovett 18 Michael Chee Kam

*Jordan Rankin replaces Josh Addo-Carr on the wing in the only change to the Tigers’ line-up.

 

Cowboys v Sea Eagles

Mon, June 27, 7.00pm (AEST) @ 1300SMILES Stadium

Cowboys: 1 Lachlan Coote 2 Kyle Feldt 3 Justin O’Neill 4 Kane Linnett 5 Antonio Winterstein 6 Michael Morgan 7 Johnathan Thurston 8 Matt Scott 9 Jake Granville 10 James Tamou 11 Gavin Cooper 12 Ethan Lowe 13 Jason Taumalolo. Interchange: 14 Rory Kostjasyn 15 John Asiata 16 Scott Bolton 17 Ben Hannant

*The Cowboys are unchanged from their last-up loss to Cronulla.

Sea Eagles: 1 Brett Stewart 2 Jorge Taufua 3 Tom Trbojevic 4 Brayden Wiliame 5 Matthew Wright 6 Dylan Walker 7 Daly Cherry-Evans 8 Darcy Lussick 9 Apisai Koroisau 10 Martin Taupau 11 Nathan Green 12 Jamie Buhrer 13 Jake Trbojevic. Interchange: 14 Lewis Brown 15 Joshua Starling 16 Addin Fonua-Blake 17 Siosia Vave 18 Blake Leary

*Daly Cherry-Evans and Dylan Walker return in the halves. Matt Parcell is out injured and will be replaced at hooker by Apisai Koroisau.

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