Newcastle Knights vs Newtown Jets
McDonald Jones Stadium
Friday 15 March, 3.45pm

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Knights is number 1 Tex Hoy
    Fullback for Jets is number 1 William Kennedy
  • Winger for Knights is number 2 Kiah Cooper
    Winger for Jets is number 2 Isaac Lumelume
  • Centre for Knights is number 3 Mitchell Andrews
    Centre for Jets is number 3 Jackson Ferris
  • Centre for Knights is number 4 Tautau Moga
    Centre for Jets is number 20 Bronson Xerri
  • Winger for Knights is number 5 Starford Toa
    Winger for Jets is number 4 Ronaldo Mulitalo
  • Five-Eighth for Knights is number 6 Chris Randall
    Five-Eighth for Jets is number 6 Jack A Williams
  • Halfback for Knights is number 7 Phoenix Crossland
    Halfback for Jets is number 5 Matt Evans

Forwards

  • Prop for Knights is number 8 Jirah Momoisea
    Prop for Jets is number 8 Jaimin Jolliffe
  • Hooker for Knights is number 9 Zac Woolford
    Hooker for Jets is number 9 Billy Magoulias
  • Prop for Knights is number 10 Josh King
    Prop for Jets is number 10 Braden Hamlin-Uele
  • 2nd Row for Knights is number 11 Beau Fermor
    2nd Row for Jets is number 16 Scott Sorensen
  • 2nd Row for Knights is number 12 Brodie Jones
    2nd Row for Jets is number 12 Anthony Moraitis
  • Lock for Knights is number 17 Herman Ese'ese
    Lock for Jets is number 13 Greg Eastwood

Interchange

  • Interchange for Knights is number 13 Zac Hosking
    Interchange for Jets is number 7 Braydon Trindall
  • Interchange for Knights is number 14 Jacob Gagai
    Interchange for Jets is number 17 Daniel Vasquez
  • Interchange for Knights is number 15 Sam Stone
    Interchange for Jets is number 21 Wesley Lolo
  • Interchange for Knights is number 16 Tevita Alifa
    Interchange for Jets is number 11 Siosifa Talakai

Knights: Prized NRL recruit Tautau Moga will make his comeback from a season-ending knee injury in the centres. Hooker Zac Woolford will make his club debut after his man-of-the-match performance in the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs’ Grand Final win over the Newtown Jets.

Jets: Greg Eastwood will make his highly anticipated debut for the Jets in back-row after signing from the Bulldogs in the off-season. Isaac Lumelume will take his place on the wing after graduating from the Sharks victorious Jersey Flegg Cup squad in 2018. 

Mounties v St George Illawarra Dragons
Aubrey Keech Reserve
Friday 15 March, 6pm

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Mounties is number 1 Brad Abbey
    Fullback for Dragons is number 1 Tristan Sailor
  • Winger for Mounties is number 2 Tony Satini
    Winger for Dragons is number 2 Lachlan Maranta
  • Centre for Mounties is number 3 Reubenn Rennie
    Centre for Dragons is number 3 Charly Runciman
  • Centre for Mounties is number 4 Sebastian Kris
    Centre for Dragons is number 4 Steven Marsters
  • Winger for Mounties is number 5 Andre Niko
    Winger for Dragons is number 5 Jonus Pearson
  • Five-Eighth for Mounties is number 6 Ata Hingano
    Five-Eighth for Dragons is number 6 Jai Field
  • Halfback for Mounties is number 7 Brendan O'Hagan
    Halfback for Dragons is number 7 Darren Nicholls

Forwards

  • Prop for Mounties is number 8 Emre Guler
    Prop for Dragons is number 8 Pio Sokobalavu
  • Hooker for Mounties is number 9 Tom Starling
    Hooker for Dragons is number 9 Reece Robson
  • Prop for Mounties is number 10 Royce Hunt
    Prop for Dragons is number 10 Lachlan Timm
  • 2nd Row for Mounties is number 11 Reuben Porter
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 11 Joe Lovodua
  • 2nd Row for Mounties is number 12 Hudson Young
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 12 Jackson Ford
  • Lock for Mounties is number 18 Luke Bateman
    Lock for Dragons is number 13 Mitchell Allgood

Interchange

  • Interchange for Mounties is number 13 Steve Tavita
    Interchange for Dragons is number 14 Hayden Lomax
  • Interchange for Mounties is number 15 Dean Matterson
    Interchange for Dragons is number 15 Ashleigh Nisbet
  • Interchange for Mounties is number 17 Dan Keir
    Interchange for Dragons is number 16 Eddie Blacker
  • Interchange for Mounties is number 19 JJ Collins
    Interchange for Dragons is number 18 Shaun Sauni-Esau

Mounties: More to come. 

Dragons: Tristan Sailor will take his place in the No.1 jersey with familiar faces Jai Field, Darren Nicholls and Reece Robson making up a rather new-look spine. Lachlan Maranta will make a long-awaited return to Rugby League after a stint with the Queensland Reds in the Super Rugby. 

Warriors vs Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs
Mt Smart Stadium
Saturday 16 March 2.45pm (12.45pm AEDT)
Broadcast live on FOX League

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Warriors is number 18 Patrick Herbert
    Fullback for Bulldogs is number 19 Nick Meaney
  • Winger for Warriors is number 2 Edward Kosi
    Winger for Bulldogs is number 2 Tuipulotu Katoa
  • Centre for Warriors is number 3 Gerard Beale
    Centre for Bulldogs is number 3 Morgan Harper
  • Centre for Warriors is number 4 Adam Pompey
    Centre for Bulldogs is number 4 John Olive
  • Winger for Warriors is number 5 Lewis Soosemea
    Winger for Bulldogs is number 5 Jayden Okunbor
  • Five-Eighth for Warriors is number 6 Hayze Perham
    Five-Eighth for Bulldogs is number 6 Jesse Marschke
  • Halfback for Warriors is number 7 Chanel Harris-Tavita
    Halfback for Bulldogs is number 7 Jack Cogger

Forwards

  • Prop for Warriors is number 8 Chris Satae
    Prop for Bulldogs is number 8 Francis Tualau
  • Hooker for Warriors is number 9 Karl Lawton
    Hooker for Bulldogs is number 9 Ben Marschke
  • Prop for Warriors is number 10 Clayton Williams
    Prop for Bulldogs is number 10 Ofahiki Ogden
  • 2nd Row for Warriors is number 11 Ligi Sao
    2nd Row for Bulldogs is number 11 Bronson Garlick
  • 2nd Row for Warriors is number 12 Leivaha Pulu
    2nd Row for Bulldogs is number 12 Rhyse Martin
  • Lock for Warriors is number 13 Tom Ale
    Lock for Bulldogs is number 20 Chris Smith

Interchange

  • Interchange for Warriors is number 14 Sam Cook
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 13 James Roumanos
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 15 Paulos Latu
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 14 Jack Nelson
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 16 Preston Riki
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 15 Samuel Radovu
  • Interchange for Warriors is number 17 Phillip Makatoa
    Interchange for Bulldogs is number 17 Jesse Martin

Warriors: More to come.

Bulldogs: Backrower Rhyse Martin had a breakout season for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs in the NRL in 2018 but will start this year in the Canterbury Cup NSW. Brothers Jesse and Ben Marschke are set to line-up at halfback and hooker respectively. 

Western Suburbs Magpies vs Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles
Leichhardt Oval
Saturday 16 March, 3.15pm

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Magpies is number 1 Dylan Smith
    Fullback for Sea Eagles is number 1 Leva Li
  • Winger for Magpies is number 2 Harrison O'Toole
    Winger for Sea Eagles is number 2 Abbas Miski
  • Centre for Magpies is number 3 Watson Heleta
    Centre for Sea Eagles is number 3 Dane Aukafolau
  • Centre for Magpies is number 4 Kane McQuiggin
    Centre for Sea Eagles is number 4 Alfred Smalley
  • Winger for Magpies is number 5 Bilal Maarbani
    Winger for Sea Eagles is number 5 John Tohi
  • Five-Eighth for Magpies is number 6 Tyson Gamble
    Five-Eighth for Sea Eagles is number 6 Luke Metcalf
  • Halfback for Magpies is number 7 Kauri Aupouri-Puketapu
    Halfback for Sea Eagles is number 7 Cade Cust

Forwards

  • Prop for Magpies is number 8 Oliver Clark
    Prop for Sea Eagles is number 8 Andy Saunders
  • Hooker for Magpies is number 23 Jacob Liddle
    Hooker for Sea Eagles is number 19 Zach Dockar-Clay
  • Prop for Magpies is number 10 Elia Faatui
    Prop for Sea Eagles is number 10 Kurt De Luis
  • 2nd Row for Magpies is number 11 Sam McIntyre
    2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 11 Tyler Cassel
  • 2nd Row for Magpies is number 25 Chris McQueen
    2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 12 Josh Martin
  • Lock for Magpies is number 13 Robbie Rochow
    Lock for Sea Eagles is number 13 Sean Keppie

Interchange

  • Interchange for Magpies is number 9 Braden Robson
    Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 17 Charles Shepherd
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 12 Jack Miller
    Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 18 Fred Junior Mauala
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 14 Patrice Siolo
    Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 22 Keith Titmuss
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 21 Joseph Ratuvakacereivalu
    Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 24 Denzal Tonise

Western Suburbs: Kauri Aupouri-Puketapu joins Western Suburbs from the Wentworthville Magpies and will partner Tyson Gamble in the halves. Dylan Smith has been named at fullback. 

Sea Eagles: Zach Docker-Clay makes a welcome return to the Canterbury Cup after previous stints with the Eels, Panthers, and Hull KR. Abbas Miski will make his club debut on the wing after signing from Wentworthville Magpies.

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs North Sydney Bears
Metricon High Performance Centre
Sunday 17 March, 1.10pm
Broadcast live on Channel Nine and 9Now

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Rabbitohs is number 1 Corey Allan
    Fullback for Bears is number 1 Kieren Moss
  • Winger for Rabbitohs is number 2 Mawene Hiroti
    Winger for Bears is number 2 Asu Kepaoa
  • Centre for Rabbitohs is number 3 Jacob Gagan
    Centre for Bears is number 3 Ed Murphy
  • Centre for Rabbitohs is number 4 Cory Denniss
    Centre for Bears is number 4 Matt Ikuvalu
  • Winger for Rabbitohs is number 5 Leigh Higgins
    Winger for Bears is number 5 Bernard Lewis
  • Five-Eighth for Rabbitohs is number 6 Bayley Sironen
    Five-Eighth for Bears is number 6 Lachlan Lam
  • Halfback for Rabbitohs is number 7 Connor Tracey
    Halfback for Bears is number 7 Brock Lamb

Forwards

  • Prop for Rabbitohs is number 8 Tom Amone
    Prop for Bears is number 8 Poasa Faamausili
  • Hooker for Rabbitohs is number 9 Billy Brittain
    Hooker for Bears is number 9 Bradley Deitz
  • Prop for Rabbitohs is number 10 Rhys Kennedy
    Prop for Bears is number 10 Setefano Hala
  • 2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 11 Kyle Turner
    2nd Row for Bears is number 11 Sitili Tupouniua
  • 2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 12 Dean Britt
    2nd Row for Bears is number 12 Josh Curran
  • Lock for Rabbitohs is number 13 Keaon Koloamatangi
    Lock for Bears is number 13 Nat Butcher

Interchange

  • Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 14 Jack Johns
    Interchange for Bears is number 14 Sam Verrills
  • Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 15 Yileen Gordon
    Interchange for Bears is number 15 Max Bailey
  • Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 16 Brock Gray
    Interchange for Bears is number 16 Drew Hutchison
  • Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 17 Ky Rodwell
    Interchange for Bears is number 17 Fletcher Baker

Rabbitohs: Prop Tom Amone will start for the Rabbitohs in their return to the Canterbury Cup NSW. The 22-year-old has been a standout in the competition for the last three seasons playing for Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles and Wentworthville Magpies. Bayley Sironen, the son of former Balmain Tigers legend Paul Sironen, plays his first game for his new club at five-eighth.

Bears: Lachlan Lam will start at No.6 for the Bears fresh off playing a starring role for the Sydney Roosters in their recent trial loss to Manly. Brock Lamb will be his halves partner after joining the Roosters from the Newcastle Knights. Former Dragon Drew Hutchison has been named on the bench.

Penrith Panthers vs Wentworthville Magpies
Panthers Stadium
Sunday 17 March 1.50pm

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Panthers is number 1 Caleb Aekins
    Fullback for Magpies is number 19 Bevan French
  • Winger for Panthers is number 2 Malakai Watene-Zelezniak
    Winger for Magpies is number 1 Josh Bergamin
  • Centre for Panthers is number 3 Jed Cartwright
    Centre for Magpies is number 2 Ethan Parry
  • Centre for Panthers is number 4 Tyrone Phillips
    Centre for Magpies is number 20 Josh Hoffman
  • Winger for Panthers is number 5 Brian To'o
    Winger for Magpies is number 5 Greg Leleisiuao
  • Five-Eighth for Panthers is number 9 Isaac Thompson
    Five-Eighth for Magpies is number 6 Dylan Izzard
  • Halfback for Panthers is number 7 Liam Coleman
    Halfback for Magpies is number 24 Henry Raiwalui

Forwards

  • Prop for Panthers is number 15 Tim Grant
    Prop for Magpies is number 8 Mitchell Butfield
  • Hooker for Panthers is number 13 Mitchell Kenny
    Hooker for Magpies is number 9 Brad Keighran
  • Prop for Panthers is number 10 Paea Pua
    Prop for Magpies is number 21 Oregon Kaufusi
  • 2nd Row for Panthers is number 18 Liam Martin
    2nd Row for Magpies is number 22 Salesi Fainga'a
  • 2nd Row for Panthers is number 16 Frank Winterstein
    2nd Row for Magpies is number 23 Andrew Davey
  • Lock for Panthers is number 8 Kaide Ellis
    Lock for Magpies is number 13 Ray Stone

Interchange

  • Interchange for Panthers is number 11 Matheson Johns
    Interchange for Magpies is number 4 Josh Minhinnick
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 12 William Burns
    Interchange for Magpies is number 10 Tekina Vailea
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 14 Nick Lui-Toso
    Interchange for Magpies is number 16 Haimona Hiroti
  • Interchange for Panthers is number 17 Reed Izzard
    Interchange for Magpies is number 18 Jacob Esau

Panthers: Malakai Watene-Zelezniak, the brother of NRL winger Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, starts on the wing for the Panthers after a stint playing for Wests Tigers in the NRL. The other wing spot is filled by Brian Too, who played for the NSW under-20s last season. Fullback Caleb Aekins will be looking for another big season after taking out the award for Player of the Year in 2018.

Wentworthville: Joshua Bergamin lines up at fullback after signing with the Magpies from the Bulldogs while Charlton Schaafhausen will take his place in the centres after jumping ship from the Newtown Jets.