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NRL Round 18 Team Lists

Raiders v Knights – 7.45pm (AEST), Friday, July 10 @ GIO Stadium

Raiders

1 Jack Wighton

2 Edrick Lee

3 Jarrod Croker (c)

4 Sisa Waqa

5 Jordan Rapana

6 Blake Austin

7 Sam Williams

8 Paul Vaughan

9 Josh Hodgson

10 David Shillington

11 Josh Papalii

12 Iosia Soliola

13 Shaun Fensom

Interchange

14 Kurt Baptiste

15 Jarrad Kennedy

16 Frank-Paul Nuuausala

17 Shannon Boyd

Coach: Ricky Stuart

Notes: Joey Leilua is out – per the conditions of his mid-season move to the Raiders – as Jarrad Kennedy returns off the bench.

Knights

1 Kurt Gidley (c)

2 James McManus

3 Sione Mata’utia

4 Dane Gagai

5 Akuila Uate

6 Jarrod Mullen

7 Tyrone Roberts

8 Kade Snowden

9 Tyler Randell

10 Korbin Sims

11 Beau Scott

12 Tariq Sims

13 Jeremy Smith

Interchange

14 Danny Levi

15 David Fa’alogo

16 Joe Tapine

17 Sam Mataora

18 Paterika Vaivai

19 Chanel Mata’utia

Coach: Rick Stone

Notes: Jarrod Mullen and Tyrone Roberts return in the halves meaning Kurt Gidley shifts to fullback while Jake Mamo and Carlos Tuimavave return to NSW Cup. Kade Snowden returns from suspension at prop with Paterika Vaivai dropping back to 18th man. Jeremy Smith returns from a sternum injury for Robbie Rochow (broken arm) while David Fa’alogo returns from a hamstring complaint in place of Clint Newton.

Panthers v Roosters – 5.30pm (AEST), Saturday, July 11 @ Pepper Stadium

Panthers

1 Dallin Watene Zelezniak

2 Waqa Blake

3 Dean Whare

4 Isaah Yeo

5 David Simmons

6 Jamie Soward

7 Peter Wallace (c)

8 Nigel Plum

9 Apisai Koroisau

10 Reagan Campell-Gillard

11 Sika Manu

12 Bryce Cartwright

13 Elijah Taylor

Interchange

14 Lewis Brown

15 Jeremy Latimore

16 Sam McKendry

17 Tyrone Peachey

Coach: Ivan Cleary

Notes: Unchanged from their shock win over the Rabbitohs last Friday night.

Roosters

1 Roger Tuivasa-Sheck

2 Daniel Tupou

3 Michael Jennings

4 Blake Ferguson

5 Shaun Kenny-Dowall

6 James Maloney

7 Mitchell Pearce (c)

8 Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

9 Jake Friend (c)

10 Dylan Napa

11 Boyd Cordner

12 Mitchell Aubusson

13 Isaac Liu

Interchange

14 Sam Moa

15 Aidan Guerra

16 Kane Evans

17 Sio Siua Taukeiaho

18 Jackson Hastings

Coach: Trent Robinson

Notes: Unchanged from their last-start victory over the Titans.

Bulldogs v Broncos – 7.30pm (AEST), Saturday, July 11 @ ANZ Stadium

Bulldogs

1 Brett Morris

2 Curtis Rona

3 Josh Morris

4 Tim Lafai

5 Sam Perrett

6 Moses Mbye

7 Trent Hodkinson

8 Aiden Tolman (c)

9 Michael Lichaa

10 David Klemmer

11 Josh Jackson

12 Frank Pritchard

13 Greg Eastwood

Interchange

14 Sam Kasiano

15 Lloyd Perrett

16 Tim Browne

17 Josh Reynolds

23 Shaun Lane

Coach: Des Hasler

Notes: Josh Jackson returns from suspension in the back row in a move which sees last start Man of the Match Shaun Lane drop back to 18th man.

Broncos

1 Darius Boyd

2 Lachlan Maranta

3 Jack Reed

4 Jordan Kahu

5 Daniel Vidot

6 Anthony Milford

7 Ben Hunt

8 Sam Thaiday

9 Andrew McCullough

10 Adam Blair

11 Alex Glenn

12 Matt Gillett

13 Corey Parker (c)

Interchange

14 Jarrod Wallace

15 Mitchell Dodds

16 Corey Oates

17 Matt Parcell

Coach:  Wayne Bennett

Notes: Daniel Vidot’s return on the wing means Corey Oates drops back to the bench in place of Dale Copley. Justin Hodges is also rested, with Jack Reed returning in the centres. Sam Thaiday also comes in for Josh McGuire (Achilles) who is out for the season. 

Warriors v Storm – 2.00pm (AEST), Sunday, July 12 @ Mt Smart Stadium

Warriors

1 Sam Tomkins

2 Tuimoala Lolohea

3 Konrad Hurrell

4 Solomone Kata

5 Manu Vatuvei

6 Chad Townsend

7 Shaun Johnson

8 Jacob Lillyman

9 Nathan Friend

10 Ben Matulino

11 Bodene Thompson

12 Ryan Hoffman

13 Simon Mannering (c)

Interchange

14 Siliva Havili

15 Raymond Faitala-Mariner

16 Charlie Gubb

17 Albert Vete

18 David Fusitu’a

Coach: Andrew McFadden

Notes: The Warriors are unchanged from their win over the Raiders a fortnight ago. David Fusitu’a is 18th man. 

Storm

1 Cameron Munster

2 Marika Koroibete

3 Will Chambers

4 Hymel Hunt

5 Richard Kennar

6 Blake Green

7 Cooper Cronk

8 Jesse Bromwich

9 Cameron Smith (c)

10 Tim Glasby

11 Kevin Proctor

12 Tohu Harris

13 Dale Finucane

Interchange

14 Ryan Hinchcliffe

15 Kenny Bromwich

16 Ben Hampton

17 Felise Kaufusi

Coach: Craig Bellamy

Notes: Jordan McLean is out. His omission sees Ben Hampton move to the bench and Cooper Cronk return from both a knee injury and Origin duty at halfback.

Sharks v Dragons – 4.00pm (AEST), Sunday, July 12 @ Remondis Stadium

Sharks

1 Michael Gordon

2 Sosaia Feki

3 Gerard Beale

4 Ricky Leutele

5 Valentine Holmes

6 Jack Bird

7 Jeff Robson

8 Andrew Fifita

9 Michael Ennis

10 Matt Prior

11 Luke Lewis

12 Wade Graham

13 Paul Gallen (c)

Interchange

14 Jayson Bukuya

15 Ben Barba

16 David Fifita

17 Sam Tagataese

20 Chris Heighington

Coach: Shane Flanagan

Notes: Paul Gallen and Michael Ennis have been both named for the Sharks in place of Pat Politoni and Chris Heighington (18th man), with the latter set to fight his one-week suspension on Thursday night.

Dragons

1 Josh Dugan

2 Justin Hunt

3 Euan Aitken

4 Peter Mata’utia

5 Jason Nightingale

6 Gareth Widdop

7 Benji Marshall

8 Leeson Ah Mau

9 Mitch Rein

10 Ben Creagh (c)

11 Will Matthews

12 Joel Thompson

13 Mike Cooper

Interchange

14 George Rose

15 Trent Merrin

16 Jake Marketo

17 Heath L’Estrange

24 Mark Ioane

Coach: Paul McGregor

Notes: Josh Dugan’s return from Origin means Justin Hunt shifts to the wing in place of Kiti Glymin. Jason Nightingale also returns on the wing in place of Charly Runciman. Will Matthews and Joel Thompson return from suspension and injury respectively in a move which sees Jake Marketo drop to the bench and Luke Page and Nathan Green drop out of the team. Heath L’Estrange and Trent Merrin also replace Craig Garvey and Mark Ioane (18th man) on the bench. 

Titans v Sea Eagles – 7.00pm (AEST), Monday, July 13 @ Cbus Super Stadium

Titans

1 David Mead

2 Anthony Don

3 James Roberts

4 Nene Macdonald

5 Kevin Gordon

6 Josh Hoffman

7 Daniel Mortimer

8 Luke Douglas

9 Chad Redman

10 Nate Myles (c)

11 Ryan James

12 Agnatius Paasi

13 Edward Pettybourne

Interchange

14 David Taylor

15 Matt White

16 Lachlan Burr

17 Matt Robinson

18 Ben Ridge

Coach: Neil Henry

Notes: James Roberts returns to the centres as Josh Hoffman moves back to five-eighth, Daniel Mortimer shifts to halfback, Chad Redman starts at hooker and Dave Taylor goes back to the bench. Ryan James returns from a shoulder injury in the back row as Matt Robinson drops back to the bench for Mark Ioane following his move to the Dragons.

Sea Eagles

1 Brett Stewart

2 Jorge Taufua

3 Jamie Lyon (c)

4 Steve Matai

5 Tom Trbojevic

6 Kieran Foran

7 Daly Cherry-Evans

8 Jake Trbojevic

9 Matt Ballin

10 Willie Mason

11 Feleti Mateo

12 Tom Symonds

13 Dunamis Lui

Interchange

14 Luke Burgess

15 Josh Starling

16 Justin Horo

17 Ligi Sao

19 Jayden Hodges

Coach: Geoff Toovey

Notes: Justin Horo returns to a five-man bench in an otherwise unchanged team from their last-start win over the Sharks.

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