Updated: Round 18 Official NRL Team Lists

The Official NRL team lists for Round 18 of the Telstra Premiership, now updated with the Friday late mail.

FRIDAY

Wests Tigers v Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs at Allianz Stadium, 7:45pm (local). #NRLWSTCBY

TIGERS: Beau Ryan, Matt Utai, Blake Ayshford, Chris Lawrence, Lote Tuqiri, Curtis Sironen, Benji Marshall, Aaron Woods, TBC, Keith Galloway, Adam Blair, Liam Fulton, Chris Heighington. Interchange (from): Tom Humble, Ben Murdoch-Masila, Ray Cashmere, Matt Bell, Masada Iosefa, Joel Reddy

Late Mail: Robbie Farah is out after suffering concussion on Wednesday night. Either Masada Iosefa or Tom Humble will replace Farah at hooker, with the other to come off the bench. Joel Reddy is likely to drop off the bench.

BULLDOGS: Ben Barba Sam Perrett, Josh Morris, Krisnan Inu, Jonathan Wright, Josh Reynolds, Kris Keating, Aiden Tolman, Michael Ennis, Sam Kasiano, Frank Pritchard, Dene Halatau, Greg Eastwood. Interchange (from): James Graham, Dale Finucane, Corey Payne, David Stagg, Josh Jackson, Luke MacDougall

Late Mail: Josh Morris has been cleared to play.


SATURDAY

Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders at AAMI Park, 5:30pm (local). #NRLMELCAN

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

Late Mail: Queensland stars Cameron Smith, Cooper Cronk and Dane Nielsen are expected to play.

RAIDERS: Reece Robinson, Sandor Earl, Jarrod Croker, Blake Ferguson, Edrick Lee, Josh McCrone, Sam Williams, David Shillington, Travis Waddell, Dane Tilse, Josh Papalii, Joel Thompson, Shaun Fensom, Interchange (from): Matt McIlwrick, Joe Picker, Sam Mataora, Tom Learoyd-Lahrs, Mark Nicholls

Late Mail: Sam Mataora is in doubt with a back injury. Mark Nicholls is on standby. Joel Thompson has been cleared to play despite a hand injury.


Gold Coast Titans v Warriors at Skilled Park, 7:30pm (local). #NRLGLDWAR

TITANS: William Zillman, Kevin Gordon, Jamal Idris, Beau Champion, David Mead, Aidan Sezer, Scott Prince, TBC, Matt Srama, Luke Douglas, TBC, Mark Minichiello, TBC. Interchange: Matt White, Brenton Lawrence, Ben Ridge, Luke O’Dwyer, Michael Henderson Ryan James

Late Mail: Greg Bird is out with a pectoral injury he re-injured in Origin III. Nate Myles is also out with a strernum injury, while Luke Bailey is out with a ribs injury.

WARRIORS: Kevin Locke, Bill Tupou, Ben Henry, Konrad Hurrell, Omar Slaimankhel, James Maloney, Shaun Johnson, Russell Packer, Nathan Friend, Ben Matulino, Feleti Mateo, Simon Mannering, Elijah Taylor. Interchange: Lewis Brown, Sione Lousi, Jacob Lillyman, Steve Rapira


SUNDAY

South Sydney Rabbitohs v Newcastle Knights at ANZ Stadium, 2:00pm (local). #NRLSOUNEW

RABBITOHS: Greg Inglis, Nathan Merritt, Andrew Everingham, Dylan Farrell, Justin Hunt, John Sutton, Adam Reynolds, Luke Burgess, Issac Luke, Sam Burgess, Chris McQueen, Dave Taylor, Michael Croker. Interchange (from): Jason Clark, Dave Tyrrell, Ben Lowe, Nathan Peats, George Burgess, Shaune Corrigan

Late Mail: Greg Inglis and Dave Taylor are fit to play. Eddy Pettybourne and Matt King could be late inclusions. George Burgess and Shaune Corrigan are likely to drop off the bench, while King would replace Justin Hunt on the wing if fit to play.

KNIGHTS: Darius Boyd, James McManus, Dane Gagai, Timana Tahu, Akuila Uate, Jarrod Mullen, Tyrone Roberts, Zeb Taia, Danny Buderus, Willie Mason, Chris Houston, Joel Edwards, Neville Costigan. Interchange (from): Chris Adams, Zane Tetevano, Adam Cuthbertson, Alex McKinnon, Kyle O’Donnell


Manly Sea Eagles v Parramatta Eels at Brookvale Oval, 3:00pm (local). #NRLMANPAR

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

Late Mail: Tony Williams is in some doubt with a recurring back injury. There is also some doubt over Anthony Watmough as well as Glenn Stewart, who missed Origin through injury.

EELS: Jake Mullaney, Luke Burt, Cheyse Blair, Ryan Morgan, Ken Sio, Luke Kelly, Chris Sandow, Tim Mannah, Matt Keating, Justin Poore, Nathan Hindmarsh, Matthew Ryan, Ben Smith. Interchange (from): Joseph Paulo, Fuifui Moimoi, Mitchell Allgood, Reni Maitua, Willie Tonga

Late Mail: Jarryd Hayne is out with a foot injury and could miss a fortnight. Jake Mullaney is set to make his debut as Hayne's replacement.


MONDAY

Cronulla Sharks v Sydney Roosters at Toyota Stadium, 7:00pm (local). #NRLCROSYD

SHARKS: Matthew Wright, Isaac Gordon, Ben Pomeroy, Colin Best, Nathan Stapleton, Todd Carney, Jeff Robson, Bryce Gibbs, Isaac De Gois, Ben Ross, Wade Graham, Jayson Bukuya, Paul Gallen. Interchange (from): Andrew Fifita, Tyson Frizell, John Morris, Mark Taufua, Jon Green, Anthony Tupou

Late Mail: Paul Gallen and Todd Carney are expected to back up from Origin.

ROOSTERS: Anthony Minichiello, Joseph 'BJ' Leilua, Mitchell Aubusson, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Tautau Moga, Braith Anasta, Mitchell Pearce, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, Jake Friend, Martin Kennedy, Aidan Guerra, Boyd Cordner, Frank Paul Nuuausala. Interchange: Daniel Mortimer, Tinirau Arona, Lama Tasi, Mose Masoe

Late Mail: NSW halfback Mitchell Pearce is expected to play.


BYE: PANTHERS, COWBOYS, BRONCOS, DRAGONS