The official 21-man squads for all 16 clubs for this week's matches, updated with 19-man line-ups 24 hours before each game and with the final 17-man sides one hour before kick-off.

Round 18 team lists

Broncos v Bulldogs, Thursday 7.50pm at Suncorp Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Broncos is number 1 Anthony Milford
    Fullback for Bulldogs is number 1 Dallin Watene-Zelezniak
  • Winger for Broncos is number 2 Corey Oates
    Winger for Bulldogs is number 2 Nick Meaney
  • Centre for Broncos is number 3 Kotoni Staggs
    Centre for Bulldogs is number 3 Marcelo Montoya
  • Centre for Broncos is number 16 David Fifita
    Centre for Bulldogs is number 4 Will Hopoate
  • Winger for Broncos is number 5 Jamayne Isaako
    Winger for Bulldogs is number 5 Reimis Smith
  • Five-Eighth for Broncos is number 6 Darius Boyd
    Five-Eighth for Bulldogs is number 6 Brandon Wakeham
  • Halfback for Broncos is number 7 Jake Turpin
    Halfback for Bulldogs is number 7 Jack Cogger

Forwards

  • Prop for Broncos is number 8 Matthew Lodge
    Prop for Bulldogs is number 8 Ofahiki Ogden
  • Hooker for Broncos is number 9 Andrew McCullough
    Hooker for Bulldogs is number 9 Michael Lichaa
  • Prop for Broncos is number 10 Payne Haas
    Prop for Bulldogs is number 10 Dylan Napa
  • 2nd Row for Broncos is number 11 Alex Glenn
    2nd Row for Bulldogs is number 11 Josh Jackson
  • 2nd Row for Broncos is number 12 Tevita Pangai Junior
    2nd Row for Bulldogs is number 12 Corey Harawira-Naera
  • Lock for Broncos is number 13 Thomas Flegler
    Lock for Bulldogs is number 13 Adam Elliott

Interchange

  • Interchange for Broncos is number 14 James Segeyaro
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 14 Jeremy Marshall-King
  • Interchange for Broncos is number 15 Joe Ofahengaue
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 15 Renouf Toomaga
  • Interchange for Broncos is number 17 Patrick Carrigan
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 16 Danny Fualalo
  • Interchange for Broncos is number 18 Rhys Kennedy
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 17 Chris Smith

Broncos: Rookie Herbie Farnworth drops out, with David Fifita named at centre and Rhys Kennedy joining the bench. Keenan Palasia dropped off the extended bench an hour before kick-off. Corey Oates returns on the right wing, with Jamayne Issako swapping to left wing. Xavier Coates was culled from the squad 24 hours out from kick-off along with Izaia Perese.

Bulldogs: The Bulldogs are 1-17, with Raymond Faitala-Mariner and Kerrod Holland dropped off the reserves list. Injuries to Aiden Tolman (ribs) and Sauaso Sue (knee) forced a reshuffle in the pack with Ofahiki Ogden coming into the starting side and Danny Fualalo joining the bench. Adam Elliott has been promoted to the starting side at lock and Chris Smith goes to the bench. Fa'amanu Brown and Kayne Kalache were omitted 24 hours before kick-off.

Warriors v Sharks, Friday 8pm NZ, 6pm AEST at Westpac Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Warriors is number 1 Roger Tuivasa-Sheck
    Fullback for Sharks is number 1 Matt Moylan
  • Winger for Warriors is number 18 Adam Pompey
    Winger for Sharks is number 2 Sosaia Feki
  • Centre for Warriors is number 3 Peta Hiku
    Centre for Sharks is number 3 Bronson Xerri
  • Centre for Warriors is number 4 Gerard Beale
    Centre for Sharks is number 4 Kurt Capewell
  • Winger for Warriors is number 21 Blake Ayshford
    Winger for Sharks is number 21 Ronaldo Mulitalo
  • Five-Eighth for Warriors is number 6 Kodi Nikorima
    Five-Eighth for Sharks is number 6 Shaun Johnson
  • Halfback for Warriors is number 7 Blake Green
    Halfback for Sharks is number 7 Chad Townsend

Forwards

  • Prop for Warriors is number 8 Agnatius Paasi
    Prop for Sharks is number 8 Andrew Fifita
  • Hooker for Warriors is number 9 Issac Luke
    Hooker for Sharks is number 9 Jayden Brailey
  • Prop for Warriors is number 10 Leeson Ah Mau
    Prop for Sharks is number 10 Aaron Woods
  • 2nd Row for Warriors is number 11 Adam Blair
    2nd Row for Sharks is number 11 Briton Nikora
  • 2nd Row for Warriors is number 12 Isaiah Papali'i
    2nd Row for Sharks is number 12 Scott Sorensen
  • Lock for Warriors is number 13 Jazz Tevaga
    Lock for Sharks is number 13 Paul Gallen

Interchange

  • Interchange for Warriors is number 14 Lachlan Burr
    Interchange for Sharks is number 14 Blayke Brailey
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 15 Sam Lisone
    Interchange for Sharks is number 15 Jack Williams
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 16 Bunty Afoa
    Interchange for Sharks is number 16 Braden Hamlin-Uele
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 17 Chanel Harris-Tavita
    Interchange for Sharks is number 17 Matt Prior

Warriors: Both regular wingers are out. Adam Pompey came in for David Fusitu'a (hamstring) when final teams were announced after Ken Maumalo (concussion) was replaced by Blayke Ashford earlier. Ligi Sao was the other player to drop out of the final 17 after Chris Satae was cut on Thursday.

Sharks: Billy Magoulias and William Kennedy are the final cuts for Cronulla. Aaron Gray (knee) is out with Ronaldo Mulitalo into the side on the wing while Kyle Flanagan also dropped out of the 19-man squad 24 hours before kick-off. Shaun Johnson (ankle) is fit to play but Josh Morris (broken nose) and Josh Dugan (hamstring) are sidelined. Matt Moylan returns from a hamstring injury at fullback and Kurt Capewell will play centre. Paul Gallen returns from injury at lock and Scott Sorensen is in the second row. Matt Prior goes back to the bench and Jayson Bukuya goes out. 

Panthers v Dragons, Friday 7.55pm at Panthers Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Panthers is number 1 Dylan Edwards
    Fullback for Dragons is number 1 Matthew Dufty
  • Winger for Panthers is number 2 Josh Mansour
    Winger for Dragons is number 2 Jonus Pearson
  • Centre for Panthers is number 3 Dean Whare
    Centre for Dragons is number 3 Euan Aitken
  • Centre for Panthers is number 4 Brent Naden
    Centre for Dragons is number 4 Timoteo Lafai
  • Winger for Panthers is number 5 Brian To'o
    Winger for Dragons is number 5 Mikaele Ravalawa
  • Five-Eighth for Panthers is number 6 James Maloney
    Five-Eighth for Dragons is number 6 Corey Norman
  • Halfback for Panthers is number 7 Nathan Cleary
    Halfback for Dragons is number 7 Darren Nicholls

Forwards

  • Prop for Panthers is number 8 James Tamou
    Prop for Dragons is number 8 Blake Lawrie
  • Hooker for Panthers is number 9 Mitchell Kenny
    Hooker for Dragons is number 9 Cameron McInnes
  • Prop for Panthers is number 10 James Fisher-Harris
    Prop for Dragons is number 10 Paul Vaughan
  • 2nd Row for Panthers is number 11 Viliame Kikau
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 11 Tyson Frizell
  • 2nd Row for Panthers is number 12 Frank Winterstein
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 12 Tariq Sims
  • Lock for Panthers is number 13 Isaah Yeo
    Lock for Dragons is number 13 James Graham

Interchange

  • Interchange for Panthers is number 14 Wayde Egan
    Interchange for Dragons is number 14 Josh Kerr
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 15 Jarome Luai
    Interchange for Dragons is number 15 Korbin Sims
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 16 Moses Leota
    Interchange for Dragons is number 16 Patrick Kaufusi
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 17 Reagan Campbell-Gillard
    Interchange for Dragons is number 17 Luciano Leilua

Panthers: Nathan Cleary returns to a team chasing its seventh consecutive win. Jarome Luai moves to the bench. Kaide Ellis and Stephen Crichton were omitted 24 hours before kick-off while Hame Sele and Jed Cartwright were the last two to drop out an hour before game time.

Dragons: Ben Hunt has been rested and replaced at halfback by Darren Nicholls, while James Graham is named to start at lock in his first game back from a long injury lay-off. Blake Lawrie shifts to prop for Jeremy Latimore (knee). Patrick Kaufusi and Josh Kerr are the new faces on the bench. Jacob Host and Jason Saab were the men omitted from the extended squad on Thursday. Reece Robson and Tristan Sailor made way an hour before kick-off.

Roosters v Knights, Saturday 3pm at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Roosters is number 1 James Tedesco
    Fullback for Knights is number 1 Kalyn Ponga
  • Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel Tupou
    Winger for Knights is number 2 Hymel Hunt
  • Centre for Roosters is number 3 Latrell Mitchell
    Centre for Knights is number 3 Tautau Moga
  • Centre for Roosters is number 17 Brett Morris
    Centre for Knights is number 4 Jesse Ramien
  • Winger for Roosters is number 5 Ryan Hall
    Winger for Knights is number 5 Shaun Kenny-Dowall
  • Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Luke Keary
    Five-Eighth for Knights is number 6 Kurt Mann
  • Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Cooper Cronk
    Halfback for Knights is number 7 Mitchell Pearce

Forwards

  • Prop for Roosters is number 8 Jared Waerea-Hargreaves
    Prop for Knights is number 8 Daniel Saifiti
  • Hooker for Roosters is number 9 Jake Friend
    Hooker for Knights is number 9 Danny Levi
  • Prop for Roosters is number 10 Siosiua Taukeiaho
    Prop for Knights is number 10 David Klemmer
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Boyd Cordner
    2nd Row for Knights is number 11 Mitchell Barnett
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Mitchell Aubusson
    2nd Row for Knights is number 12 Sione Mata'utia
  • Lock for Roosters is number 13 Victor Radley
    Lock for Knights is number 13 Tim Glasby

Interchange

  • Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Nat Butcher
    Interchange for Knights is number 14 Connor Watson
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 16 Angus Crichton
    Interchange for Knights is number 15 James Gavet
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 19 Sitili Tupouniua
    Interchange for Knights is number 16 Herman Ese'ese
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 20 Poasa Faamausili
    Interchange for Knights is number 17 Jamie Buhrer

Roosters: Joseph Manu is out, replaced in the centres by Brett Morris. James Tedesco and Boyd Cordner return as the Roosters look to get back on track after a shock loss to the Cowboys. Cordner's return sees Nat Butcher drop to the bench. Jake Friend moves to the starting side in his second game back from injury which allows Victor Radley to revert to lock. Jared Waerea-Hargreaves was cleared by the NRL judiciary on Tuesday night. Lachlan Lam was cut an hour out from kick-off, while Isaac Liu and Lindsay Collins were omitted on Friday.

Knights: The Knights will line up 1-17 as selected on Tuesday. Some key alterations to last week's team, first and foremost with Kalyn Ponga returning at fullback. Kurt Mann moves to five-eighth, Tautau Moga starts in the centres and David Klemmer moves back into the starting side. Tim Glasby goes back to lock and Mitch Barnett returns from suspension in the back-row. Connor Watson, Herman Ese'ese and Jamie Buhrer all switch to the bench. Mason Lino and Jacob Saifiti were trimmed from the reserves on game day, while Aidan Guerra and Josh King were dropped from the squad 24 hours before kick-off.

Raiders v Wests Tigers, Saturday 5.30pm at GIO Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Raiders is number 1 Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad
    Fullback for Wests Tigers is number 3 Moses Mbye
  • Winger for Raiders is number 2 Bailey Simonsson
    Winger for Wests Tigers is number 2 Paul Momirovski
  • Centre for Raiders is number 3 Jarrod Croker
    Centre for Wests Tigers is number 17 Michael Chee-Kam
  • Centre for Raiders is number 4 Michael Oldfield
    Centre for Wests Tigers is number 4 Esan Marsters
  • Winger for Raiders is number 5 Jordan Rapana
    Winger for Wests Tigers is number 5 David Nofoaluma
  • Five-Eighth for Raiders is number 6 Jack Wighton
    Five-Eighth for Wests Tigers is number 6 Benji Marshall
  • Halfback for Raiders is number 7 Aidan Sezer
    Halfback for Wests Tigers is number 7 Luke Brooks

Forwards

  • Prop for Raiders is number 16 Iosia Soliola
    Prop for Wests Tigers is number 8 Josh Aloiai
  • Hooker for Raiders is number 9 Josh Hodgson
    Hooker for Wests Tigers is number 9 Robbie Farah
  • Prop for Raiders is number 10 Dunamis Lui
    Prop for Wests Tigers is number 10 Alex Twal
  • 2nd Row for Raiders is number 11 John Bateman
    2nd Row for Wests Tigers is number 11 Ryan Matterson
  • 2nd Row for Raiders is number 12 Elliott Whitehead
    2nd Row for Wests Tigers is number 12 Chris Lawrence
  • Lock for Raiders is number 13 Joseph Tapine
    Lock for Wests Tigers is number 13 Matthew Eisenhuth

Interchange

  • Interchange for Raiders is number 8 Josh Papalii
    Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 14 Jacob Liddle
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 14 Siliva Havili
    Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 15 Thomas Mikaele
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 15 Corey Horsburgh
    Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 16 Elijah Taylor
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 17 Emre Guler
    Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 20 Luke Garner

Raiders: Iosia Soliola starts with Josh Papalii to come off the bench. Sam Williams and JJ Collins dropped off the extended bench on game day. Michael Oldfield comes into the centres to replace the suspended Nick Cotric. Royce Hunt and Jack Murchie were omitted from the extended squad 24 hours before kick-off. 

Wests Tigers: Paul Momirovski replaces Robert Jennings on the wing with the former Rabbitoh dropped to Canterbury Cup. Another change in the backline on Friday with Corey Thompson ruled out with an ankle injury and Moses Mbye shifting to fullback. Michael Chee Kam moves from the bench to the centres and Luke Garner is promoted to the bench. Rookie Tommy Talau and experienced Chris McQueen dropped off the reserves an hour before kick-off.

Cowboys v Rabbitohs, Saturday 7.35pm at 1300Smiles Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Cowboys is number 1 Scott Drinkwater
    Fullback for Rabbitohs is number 1 Adam Doueihi
  • Winger for Cowboys is number 2 Kyle Feldt
    Winger for Rabbitohs is number 2 Dane Gagai
  • Centre for Cowboys is number 3 Javid Bowen
    Centre for Rabbitohs is number 3 James Roberts
  • Centre for Cowboys is number 4 Tom Opacic
    Centre for Rabbitohs is number 4 Braidon Burns
  • Winger for Cowboys is number 5 Murray Taulagi
    Winger for Rabbitohs is number 5 Campbell Graham
  • Five-Eighth for Cowboys is number 6 John Asiata
    Five-Eighth for Rabbitohs is number 6 Cody Walker
  • Halfback for Cowboys is number 7 Jake Clifford
    Halfback for Rabbitohs is number 7 Adam Reynolds

Forwards

  • Prop for Cowboys is number 8 Josh McGuire
    Prop for Rabbitohs is number 8 Tevita Tatola
  • Hooker for Cowboys is number 9 Jake Granville
    Hooker for Rabbitohs is number 9 Damien Cook
  • Prop for Cowboys is number 10 Jordan McLean
    Prop for Rabbitohs is number 19 Dean Britt
  • 2nd Row for Cowboys is number 11 Gavin Cooper
    2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 11 John Sutton
  • 2nd Row for Cowboys is number 12 Shane Wright
    2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 12 Ethan Lowe
  • Lock for Cowboys is number 13 Jason Taumalolo
    Lock for Rabbitohs is number 13 Cameron Murray

Interchange

  • Interchange for Cowboys is number 14 Coen Hess
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 14 Tom Amone
  • Interchange for Cowboys is number 15 Matthew Scott
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 15 Mark Nicholls
  • Interchange for Cowboys is number 16 Scott Bolton
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 16 Jaydn Su'A
  • Interchange for Cowboys is number 17 Francis Molo
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 17 Kyle Turner

Cowboys: Only one change to the team which stunned the Roosters in Gosford last weekend with Javid Bowen shifting from wing to centre to replace Jordan Kahu (eye socket) and Murray Taulagi comes onto the wing for his NRL debut. Skipper Michael Morgan (concussion) and Dan Russell were omitted 24 hours before kick-off and Corey Jensen and Reuben Cotter were the last two to drop off an hour before game time. 

Rabbitohs: Maroons forward Ethan Lowe returns after being rested last week and slots in to the back row with Dean Britt moving to prop to fill the hole left by Liam Knight (suspended). Mark Nicholls has been added to the bench and Bayley Sironen is out. Still no sign of Sam Burgess after he suffered a setback in his recovery from shoulder surgery. Connor Tracey was the other 24-hour cut.

Titans v Storm, Sunday 2pm at Cbus Super Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Titans is number 1 Alexander Brimson
    Fullback for Storm is number 1 Jahrome Hughes
  • Winger for Titans is number 2 Dale Copley
    Winger for Storm is number 2 Suliasi Vunivalu
  • Centre for Titans is number 3 Brenko Lee
    Centre for Storm is number 3 Marion Seve
  • Centre for Titans is number 4 Brian Kelly
    Centre for Storm is number 4 Justin Olam
  • Winger for Titans is number 5 Phillip Sami
    Winger for Storm is number 5 Sandor Earl
  • Five-Eighth for Titans is number 6 Tyrone Roberts
    Five-Eighth for Storm is number 17 Ryan Papenhuyzen
  • Halfback for Titans is number 7 Ryley Jacks
    Halfback for Storm is number 7 Brodie Croft

Forwards

  • Prop for Titans is number 8 Jarrod Wallace
    Prop for Storm is number 8 Jesse Bromwich
  • Hooker for Titans is number 9 Nathan Peats
    Hooker for Storm is number 9 Cameron Smith
  • Prop for Titans is number 10 Jack Stockwell
    Prop for Storm is number 10 Nelson Asofa-Solomona
  • 2nd Row for Titans is number 11 Kevin Proctor
    2nd Row for Storm is number 6 Joe Stimson
  • 2nd Row for Titans is number 12 Bryce Cartwright
    2nd Row for Storm is number 12 Kenneath Bromwich
  • Lock for Titans is number 13 Jai Whitbread
    Lock for Storm is number 13 Dale Finucane

Interchange

  • Interchange for Titans is number 14 Michael Gordon
    Interchange for Storm is number 11 Tui Kamikamica
  • Interchange for Titans is number 15 Moeaki Fotuaika
    Interchange for Storm is number 14 Brandon Smith
  • Interchange for Titans is number 16 Leilani Latu
    Interchange for Storm is number 15 Tino Faasuamaleaui
  • Interchange for Titans is number 17 Sam Stone
    Interchange for Storm is number 16 Tom Eisenhuth

Titans: A host of changes to the side beaten by the Panthers as the post-Brennan era begins. On the plus side, veteran fullback Michael Gordon has been named on the bench for his first game since round nine. Anthony Don has been replaced on the wing by Dale Copley and Brenko Lee comes into the centres. Jarrod Wallace moves from lock to prop and Jai Whitbread is the new lock. Moeaki Fotuaika goes back to the bench. Leilani Latu and Sam Stone are the new faces on the bench. Shannon Boyd (arm) is out while Mitch Rein and Will Matthews were cut from the reserves on Saturday. Tanah Boyd and Don were omitted an hour before kick-off.

Storm: Craig Bellamy has decided the time is right to rest his Origin stars, barring lock Dale Finucane. His other Origin rep, Christian Welch, is suspended. Marion Seve starts at centre for Will Chambers, Sandor Earl comes in for Josh Addo-Carr, Joe Stimson was named to take Cameron Munster's place. Bellamy trimmed Max King and Isaac Lumelume from his squad on Saturday. Bellamy announced on Sunday that Ryan Papenhuyzen had been elevated to the starting side at five-eighth with Stimson switching to the second row and Tui Kamikamica reverting to the interchange.

Sea Eagles v Eels, Sunday 4.05pm at Lottoland

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Sea Eagles is number 1 Tom Trbojevic
    Fullback for Eels is number 1 Clinton Gutherson
  • Winger for Sea Eagles is number 2 Jorge Taufua
    Winger for Eels is number 2 Maika Sivo
  • Centre for Sea Eagles is number 18 Brad Parker
    Centre for Eels is number 3 Brad Takairangi
  • Centre for Sea Eagles is number 4 Moses Suli
    Centre for Eels is number 4 Josh Hoffman
  • Winger for Sea Eagles is number 5 Reuben Garrick
    Winger for Eels is number 21 Ethan Parry
  • Five-Eighth for Sea Eagles is number 3 Dylan Walker
    Five-Eighth for Eels is number 6 Dylan Brown
  • Halfback for Sea Eagles is number 7 Daly Cherry-Evans
    Halfback for Eels is number 7 Mitchell Moses

Forwards

  • Prop for Sea Eagles is number 8 Addin Fonua-Blake
    Prop for Eels is number 8 Kane Evans
  • Hooker for Sea Eagles is number 9 Manase Fainu
    Hooker for Eels is number 9 Reed Mahoney
  • Prop for Sea Eagles is number 10 Martin Taupau
    Prop for Eels is number 10 Junior Paulo
  • 2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 11 Joel Thompson
    2nd Row for Eels is number 11 Shaun Lane
  • 2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 12 Curtis Sironen
    2nd Row for Eels is number 12 Manu Ma'u
  • Lock for Sea Eagles is number 13 Jake Trbojevic
    Lock for Eels is number 13 Nathan Brown

Interchange

  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 14 Lachlan Croker
    Interchange for Eels is number 14 Jaeman Salmon
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 15 Corey Waddell
    Interchange for Eels is number 15 Marata Niukore
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 16 Morgan Boyle
    Interchange for Eels is number 16 David Gower
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 17 Taniela Paseka
    Interchange for Eels is number 17 Tepai Moeroa

Sea Eagles: Manly were forced to reshuffle their halves after five-eighth Cade Cust wasn't able to pass his concussion tests. That brings centre Dylan Walker to five-eighth and Brad Parker from the extended bench into the starting side. NSW Origin fullback Tom Trbojevic also returns from a week's rest. Haumole Olakau'atu and Lloyd Perrett were trimmed from the reserves on Saturday, with Brendan Elliot dropped an hour before kick-off.

Eels: Blake Ferguson is out after undergoing minor knee surgery and been replaced on the wing by rookie Ethan Parry. Aside from that, Brad Arthur saw no need to tinker with a winning formula as the Eels head to Brookvale for a mouth-watering clash with old rivals Manly. Oregon Kaufusi was omitted from the squad on Saturday. Daniel Alvaro and Will Smith were left out an hour before kick-off.