Updated: Round 18 Team Lists
All the official team lists from Round 18 of the NRL season, now updated with the Friday late mail.
Warriors v Gold Coast Titans at Mt Smart Stadium, 8.30pm
Warriors: Kevin Locke, Bill Tupou, Lewis Brown, Shaun Berrigan, Manu Vatuvei, James Maloney, Shaun Johnson, Russell Packer, Aaron Heremaia, Jacob Lillyman, Feleti Mateo, Simon Mannering (c), Micheal Luck. Interchange (from): Lance Hohaia, Sam Rapira, Ben Matulino, Elijah Taylor, Steve Rapira.
Late Mail: Steve Rapira is expected to be left off the bench.
Titans: Jordan Rankin, Steve Michaels, Clinton Toopi, TBC, David Mead, William Zillman, Scott Prince, Luke Bailey, Matt Srama, Michael Henderson, Anthony Laffranchi, Mark Minichiello, Ashley Harrison. Interchange (from): Matt White, Brenton Lawrence, Bodene Thompson, Luke O'Dwyer, Mat Rogers, Dominique Peyroux.
Late Mail: Greg Bird is out after pulling up sore from Origin III. Esi Tonga is also out with a groin injury. The returning Mat Rogers and new face Dominique Peyroux are a chance to play after being added to the squad.
Parramatta Eels v Wests Tigers at Parramatta Stadium, 7.35pm
Eels: Jarryd Hayne, Luke Burt, Ryan Morgan, Ben Smith, Jordan Atkins, Casey McGuire, Jeff Robson, Tim Mannah, Matt Keating, Fuifui Moimoi, Nathan Hindmarsh, Taniela Lasalo, Justin Horo. Interchange: Shane Shackleton, Mitchell Allgood, Manase Manuokafoa, Reni Maitua.
Late Mail: Jeff Robson faces a fitness test over a hamstring injury. If he is out, Reni Maitua is likely to start in the halves with Daniel Mortimer an outside chance of a bench spot.
Tigers: Wade McKinnon, Beau Ryan, Blake Ayshford, Chris Lawrence, Mitch Brown, Jacob Miller, Robert Lui, Bryce Gibbs, (c) Robbie Farah, Keith Galloway, Ben Murdoch-Masila, Gareth Ellis, Chris Heighington. Interchange: Tim Moltzen, Todd Payten, Aaron Woods, Andrew Fifita.
Cronulla Sharks v Canberra Raiders at Toyota Stadium, 5.30pm
Sharks: Nathan Gardner, Matthew Wright, Ben Pomeroy, Colin Best, Nathan Stapleton, Wade Graham, Chad Townsend, Kade Snowden, John Morris, Luke Douglas, Jeremy Smith, Jayson Bukuya, Paul Gallen (c). Interchange (from): Anthony Tupou, Sam Tagataese, Stuart Flanagan, Taulima Tautai, Johnny Mannah, Josh Cordoba.
Late Mail: Paul Gallen is in doubt with cheek, leg and rib injuries picked up in Origin III. Kade Snowden remains in doubt with a neck injury. Taulima Tautai and Josh Corboda are on standby.
Raiders: Nathan Massey, Blake Ferguson, Jarrod Croker, Joel Thompson, Reece Robinson, Josh McCrone, Sam Williams, Brett White, Alan Tongue (c), Dane Tilse, Joe Picker, Josh Papalii, Shaun Fensom. Interchange: Glen Buttriss, Bronson Harrison, Trevor Thurling, Josh Miller, Sam Mataora.
Late Mail: Josh Dugan is a chance of returning from injury. Sam Mataora has been added to the bench.
Canterbury Bulldogs v Melbourne Storm at Adelaide Oval, 7.00pm
Bulldogs: Ben Barba, Steve Turner, Josh Morris, Jamal Idris, Jonathan Wright, Kris Keating, Trent Hodkinson, Aiden Tolman, TBC, Sam Kasiano, Frank Pritchard, Andrew Ryan, David Stagg. Interchange: Greg Eastwood, Martin Taupau, Corey Payne, Dene Halatau, Ben Roberts.
Late Mail: Michael Ennis is out with bleeding on the lung suffered on Wednesday. Kris Keating or Dene Halatau will start at hooker. Ben Roberts has been added to the squad, while Josh Reynolds may come into the side.
Storm: Billy Slater, Matt Duffie, Dane Nielsen, Maurice Blair, Sisa Waqa, Gareth Widdop, Cooper Cronk, Jesse Bromwich, Cameron Smith (c), Bryan Norrie, Adam Blair, Kevin Proctor, Ryan Hinchcliffe. Interchange (from): Rory Kostjasyn, Sika Manu, Adam Woolnough, Jaiman Lowe, Anthony Quinn, Justin O'Neill, Beau Champion.
Late Mail: All three Origin big guns are expected to back up.
Sydney Roosters v Penrith Panthers at Sydney Football Stadium, 2.00pm
Roosters: Anthony Minichiello, Sam Perrett, Kane Linnett, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Joseph 'BJ' Leilua, Todd Carney, Mitchell Pearce, Jason Ryles, Jake Friend, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, Braith Anasta (c), Frank Paul Nuuausala, Nate Myles. Interchange (from): Anthony Mitchell, Mose Masoe, Brad Takairangi, Aidan Guerra, Tom Symonds.
Late Mail: Minichiello, Myles and Pearce should all back up from Origin. Myles's inclusion means Tom Symonds is likely to be left off the bench.
Panthers: Lachlan Coote, David Simmons, Junior Vai Vai, Brad Tighe, Adrian Purtell, Travis Burns, Luke Walsh, Sam McKendry, Kevin Kingston, Tim Grant, Trent Waterhouse (c), Nigel Plum, Nathan Smith. Interchange: Nafe Seluini, Dayne Weston, Matthew Bell, Sarafu Fatiaki, Luke Lewis, Petero Civoniceva, Michael Jennings.
Late Mail: No decision yet on whether Petero Civoniceva or Luke Lewis will back up from Origin. Michael Jennings could also come into the side.
Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles v South Sydney Rabbitohs at Brookvale Oval, 3.00pm
Sea Eagles: Brett Stewart, Michael Robertson, Jamie Lyon (c), Michael Oldfield, David Williams, Kieran Foran, Daly Cherry-Evans, Jason King (c), Matt Ballin, Brent Kite, Anthony Watmough, Joe Galuvao, Glenn Stewart. Interchange (from): Vic Mauro, Jamie Buhrer, Shane Rodney, George Rose, Tim Robinson, Darcy Lussick.
Newcastle Knights v North Queensland Cowboys at Ausgrid Stadium, 7.00pm
Knights: Wes Naiqama, James McManus, Tafeaga Junior Sa'u, Adam MacDougall, Akuila Uate, Kurt Gidley, Jarrod Mullen, Lisiate Richie Fa'aoso, Matt Hilder, Evarn Tuimavave, Chris Houston, Joel Edwards, Steve Southern. Interchange (from): Ryan Sitg, Antonio Kaufusi, Cameron Ciraldo, Dan Tolar, Mark Taufua, Tyrone Roberts.
Cowboys: Matthew Bowen, Ashley Graham, Will Tupou, TBC, Kalifa Faifai Loa, Ray Thompson, TBC, Matthew Scott, Aaron Payne, James Tamou, Gavin Cooper, Glenn Hall, Dallas Johnson. Interchange (from): James Segeyaro, Joel Riethmuller, Ashton Sims, Leeson Ah Mau, Cory Paterson.
Late Mail: Johnathan Thurston is out for 5-6 weeks with a medial ligament injury suffered in Origin III. Aaron Payne is a serious doubt with a finger injury. Michael Morgan and Ben Jones are expected to come in for Thurston and Payne. Willie Tonga is out with a torn bicep. Gavin Cooper is likely to move into the centres, with recent signing Cory Paterson a chance of a Cowboys debut.