Updated: Round 9 Official NRL Team Lists

The official NRL team lists for Round 9 of the Telstra Premiership, announced first on NRL.com, now updated with the Friday late mail.

FRIDAY

Parramatta Eels v Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium, 7:35pm (local). #NRLPARCBY

EELS: Jarryd Hayne, Luke Burt, Ryan Morgan, Willie Tonga, Ken Sio, Ben Roberts, Casey McGuire, Tim Mannah, Matthew Keating, Matt Ryan, Nathan Hindmarsh (c), Joseph Paulo, Reni Maitua. Interchange: Chris Sandow, Fuifui Moimoi, Justin Poore, Mitchell Allgood

Late Mail: Chris Sandow is likely to start on the bench as named.

BULLDOGS: Ben Barba, Jonathan Wright, Josh Morris, Timoteo Lafai, Bryson Goodwin, Josh Reynolds, Kris Keating, Aiden Tolman, Michael Ennis, Sam Kasiano, Frank Pritchard, Dene Halatau, Greg Eastwood. Interchange (from): James Graham, David Stagg, Corey Payne, Joel Romelo, Martin Taupau


North Queensland Cowboys v St George Illawarra Dragons at Dairy Farmers Stadium, 7:35pm (local). #NRLNQLSTI

COWBOYS: Matthew Bowen, Ashley Graham, Brent Tate, Antonio Winterstein, Kalifa Faifai Loa, Johnathan Thurston (c), Ray Thompson, Ashton Sims, Aaron Payne, James Tamou, Gavin Cooper, Tariq Sims, Dallas Johnson. Interchange (from): James Segeyaro, Scott Bolton, Ricky Thorby, Jason Taumalolo, Glenn Hall, Matt Scott

Late Mail: Matt Scott is a good chance of being a late inclusion for the Cowboys. He will have a fitness test on his foot injury on Friday, while Kane Linnett will also have a test on his hamstring injury.

DRAGONS: Brett Morris, Daniel Vidot, Kyle Stanley, Matt Cooper, Jason Nightingale, Jamie Soward, Ben Hornby (c), Dan Hunt, Mitch Rein, Michael Weyman, Matt Prior, Ben Creagh, Dean Young. Interchange: Nathan Fien, Jeremy Latimore, Trent Merrin, Jack de Belin

Late Mail: David Gower and Jack Stockwell have travelled with the squad as cover, but the Dragons are expected to line up 1-17.


SATURDAY

Warriors v Brisbane Broncos at Mt Smart Stadium, 7:30pm (local). #NRLWARBRI

WARRIORS: Jerome Ropati, Bill Tupou, Ben Henry, Konrad Hurrell, Manu Vatuvei, James Maloney, Shaun Johnson, Russell Packer, Nathan Friend, Ben Matulino, Elijah Taylor, Simon Mannering (C), Feleti Mateo. Interchange (from): Lewis Brown, Ukuma Ta’Ai, Sione Lousi, Pita Godinet, Krisnan Inu, Jacob Lillyman

Late Mail: Jacob Lillyman has been added to the Warriors side after recovering from a biceps injury. The Warriors are yet to decide who will drop off the extended bench.

BRONCOS: Josh Hoffman, Gerard Beale, Jack Reed, Justin Hodges, Dale Copley, Corey Norman, Peter Wallace, Ben Hannant, Andrew McCullough, Petero Civoniceva, Alex Glenn, Sam Thaiday (c), Corey Parker. Interchange: Ben Hunt, Josh McGuire, Matt Gillett, Ben Te'o


Gold Coast Titans v Wests Tigers at Skilled Park, 7:30pm (local). #NRLGLDWST

TITANS: Phil Graham, Kevin Gordon, Jamal Idris, Dominique Peyroux, David Mead, William Zillman, Aidan Sezer, Luke Bailey, Matt Srama, Nate Myles, Greg Bird, Luke O’Dwyer, Ashley Harrison. Interchange (from): Matthew White, Luke Douglas, Mark Minichiello, Bodene Thompson, Michael Henderson

Late Mail: Titans halves Aidan Sezer (buttocks) and William Zillman (hamstring) are both in doubt, and both face fitness tests. If they are ruled out, Jordan Rankin and Greg Bird are their likely replacements in the halves.

TIGERS: Tim Moltzen, Beau Ryan, Joel Reddy, Chris Lawrence, Lote Tuqiri, Benji Marshall, Tom Humble, Aaron Woods, Robbie Farah, Keith Galloway, Adam Blair, Liam Fulton, Matt Bell. Interchange: Ben Murdoch-Masila, Blake Ayshford, Ray Cashmere, Junior Moors


Penrith Panthers v Melbourne Storm at Centrebet Stadium, 7:30pm (local). #NRLPENMEL

PANTHERS: Lachlan Coote, David Simmons, Michael Jennings, Geoff Daniela, Brad Tighe, Blake Austin, Travis Burns, Sam Mckendry, TBA, Tim Grant, Cameron Ciraldo, Danny Galea, Luke Lewis (c). Interchange (from): Ryan Simpkins, Dayne Weston, Clint Newton, Matt Robinson, Chris Armit

Late Mail: Travis Burns is likely to play at halfback after Luke Walsh was ruled out with a knee injury. Nafe Seluini or Ryan Simpkins are likely to start at hooker, with Kevin Kingston a slight chance of coming back from an elbow injury.

STORM: Billy Slater, Matt Duffie, Dane Nielsen, Will Chambers, Justin O'Neill, Gareth Widdop, Cooper Cronk, Jesse Bromwich, Cameron Smith, Bryan Norrie, Kevin Proctor, Ryan Hoffman, Todd Lowrie. Interchange (from): Ryan Hinchcliffe, Rory Kostjasyn, Siosaia Vave, Jason Ryles, Anthony Quinn, Jaiman Lowe


SUNDAY

Manly Sea Eagles v Canberra Raiders at Brookvale Oval, 2:00pm (local). #NRLMANCAN

SEA EAGLES: Brett Stewart, Jorge Taufua, Jamie Lyon (c), Steve Matai, David Williams, Liam Foran, Daly Cherry-Evans, Jason King (c), Matt Ballin, Brent Kite, Anthony Watmough, Jamie Buhrer, Glenn Stewart. Interchange (from): Vic Mauro, Joe Galuvao, Darcy Lussick, George Rose, Daniel Harrison

RAIDERS: Josh Dugan, Blake Ferguson, Jarrod Croker, Shaun Berrigan, Reece Robinson, Josh McCrone, Sam Williams, David Shillington, Travis Waddell, Tom Learoyd-Lahrs, Josh Papalii, Joel Thompson, Shaun Fensom. Interchange (from): Joe Picker, Bronson Harrison, Sam Mataora, Dane Tilse, Jack Wighton, Matt McIlwrick


Sydney Roosters v Newcastle Knights at Allianz Stadium, 3:00pm (local). #NRLSYDNEW

ROOSTERS: Anthony Minichiello, Peni Tagive, Joseph 'BJ' Leilua, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Sam Perrett, Braith Anasta, Mitchell Pearce, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, Jake Friend, Martin Kennedy, Aidan Guerra, Mitchell Aubusson, Tinirau Arona. Interchange (from): Jack Bosden, Lama Tasi, Brad Takairangi, Mose Masoe, Boyd Cordner

Late Mail: Boyd Cordner has trained this week but may still drop off the bench.

KNIGHTS: Darius Boyd, James McManus, Wes Naiqama, Timana Tahu, Akuila Uate, Jarrod Mullen, Tyrone Roberts, Kade Snowden, Matt Hilder, Evarn Tuimavave, Chris Houston, Zeb Taia, Neville Costigan. Interchange: Joel Edwards, Willie Mason, Alex McKinnon, TBA

Late Mail: Matt Hilder will start at hooker in place of the injured Danny Buderus, who is out for a month with an Achilles injury. Neville Costigan may also spend some time at hooker. Hilder's replacement on the bench has yet to be named.


MONDAY

South Sydney Rabbitohs v Cronulla Sharks at ANZ Stadium, 7:00pm (local). #NRLSOUCRO

RABBITOHS: Greg Inglis, Andrew Everingham, Matt King, Dylan  Farrell, Nathan Merritt, John Sutton, Adam Reynolds, Scott Geddes, Issac Luke, David Tyrrell, Eddy Pettybourne, David Taylor, Michael Crocker. Interchange (from): Jason Clark, Ben Lowe, Josh Starling, Chris McQueen, Shaune Corrigan

Late Mail: Sam Burgess is a slight chance of returning to the Rabbitohs' line-up, but is more likely to come back in Round 11, following next week's bye.

SHARKS: Matthew Wright, Stewart Mills, Ben Pomeroy, Colin Best, John Williams, Todd Carney, Jeff Robson, Bryce Gibbs, Isaac De Gois, Ben Ross, Jeremy Smith, Jayson Bukuya, Paul Gallen. Interchange (from): Andrew Fifita, Wade Graham, John Morris, Sam Tagataese, Mark Taufua