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Sharks captain Paul Gallen against the Storm in Round 26.

The Raiders and Sharks have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their qualifying final clash at GIO Stadium on Saturday night.

There are no late changes for the home side, with the Raiders 1-17. Paul Vaughan drops off the extended bench named mid-week.

In a huge blow for the Sharks, captain Paul Gallen has been ruled out with a back injury. Jayson Bukuya will start at lock, with Kurt Capewell coming onto the final bench.


Canberra Raiders

1 Jack Wighton
2 Edrick Lee
3 Jarrod Croker (c)
4 Joseph Leilua
5 Jordan Rapana
6 Sam Williams
7 Aidan Sezer
8 Junior Paulo
9 Josh Hodgson
10 Shannon Boyd
11 Josh Papalii
12 Elliott Whitehead
13 Iosia Soliola

14 Kurt Baptiste
15 Luke Bateman
16 Clay Priest
17 Joseph Tapine

Coach: Ricky Stuart

Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks

1 Ben Barba
2 Sosaia Feki
3 Jack Bird
4 Ricky Leutele
5 Valentine Holmes
6 James Maloney
7 Chad Townsend
8 Andrew Fifita
9 Michael Ennis
10 Matt Prior
11 Luke Lewis
12 Wade Graham
17 Jayson Bukuya

14 Gerard Beale
15 Chris Heighington
16 Jesse Sene-Lefao
18 Kurt Capewell

Coach: Shane Flanagan

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