NRL Late Mail: Round 4
All the latest changes and injury rumours heading into the fourth round of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Eels v Rabbitohs
Eels: David Gower moves into the second row with Tepai Moeroa a late scratching. Peni Terepo comes onto the bench.
Rabbitohs: Daryl Millard replaces the injured Dylan Walker, who will miss a month with a broken hand. Tim Grant and Chris McQueen will start in the second row.
Wests Tigers v Bulldogs
Wests Tigers: Forwards Dene Halatau (quad) and Aaron Woods (knee) have both been ruled out. Rookie forward Lamar Liolevave has been called in to the side to make his debut, while Kyle Lovett will play off the bench. Pat Richards' suspension means Delouise Hoeter will play on the wing while Mitchell Moses will kick goals.
Bulldogs: Plenty of changes before kick-off. Brett Morris and Tim Lafai ruled out. Josh Jackson named at five-eighth, Moses Mbye in the centres. Frank Pritchard stars and Antonio Kaufusi plays his first game in the blue and white.
Knights v Panthers
Knights: Kade Snowden is in some doubt with a cork, with Joseph Tapine on standby. David Fa'alogo will start in place of suspended Korbin Sims, Paterika Vaivai is on the bench, while Sione Mata'utia has been named 18th man but is again likely to be included on the bench at the expense of Tyler Randell.
Panthers: UPDATE: James Segeyaro is out of the Panthers side after suffering a badly cut lip last week, with Api Koroisau starting at hooker.
Sharks v Titans
Sharks: Wade Graham moves to five-eighth for the suspended Ben Barba, Anthony Tupou will start for Sam Tagataese, while Chris Heighington will play his 250th NRL game. Either Matt Prior or Tinirau Arona are likely to drop off the interchange, with Jack Bird to make his NRL debut from the bench.
Titans: Former under 20s player of the year Kane Elgey comes into the halves to partner Aidan Sezer, replacing Daniel Mortimer (wrist injury).
Dragons v Sea Eagles
Dragons: Trent Merrin finally moves in the starting side at lock, Jack de Belin drops back to the bench. George Rose could be a late inclusion in the 17 after missing last week's game due to the birth of his child.
Sea Eagles: Steve Matai (shoulder) will be given until Friday to prove his fitness, while Kieran Foran will make his return provided he gets through training on Friday.
Warriors v Broncos
Warriors: Sam Tomkins is out for six weeks with a knee injury. Tuimoala Lolohea returns to the fullback role, with Matt Allwood making his Warriors debut in the centres.
Broncos: Unchanged from last week's big victory over the Cowboys.
Roosters v Raiders
Roosters: The Roosters have named the same side for the first four rounds of the NRL, with Sam Moa free to play after being cleared at the judiciary on Wednesday.
Raiders: Jack Wighton returns to fullback pushing Jordan Rapana to the wing. Glen Buttriss will play the utility role on the bench replacing Josh McCrone. Shaun Fensom will play after being cleared at the judiciary.
Cowboys v Storm
Cowboys: Both wingers have been replaced this week, with Matthew Wright and Antonio Winterstein coming into the team in place of Justin O'Neil and Kyle Feldt.
Storm: Melbourne are unchanged from the side that beat the Sharks.