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It's Teamlist Tuesday for Round 6 of the 2018 NRL Telstra Premiership! Around 4pm AEST every Tuesday, the full teams and officials for each NRL round will be posted right here, with squad updates 24 hours before kickoff and late mail updated all round.
All times are listed in AEST (NSW/QLD/VIC/ACT) unless otherwise noted.
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1. James Tedesco 2. Reece Robinson 3. Latrell Mitchell 4. Joseph Manu 5. Blake Ferguson 6. Luke Keary 7. Cooper Cronk 14. Jared Waerea-Hargreaves 9. Jake Friend 10. Dylan Napa 11. Boyd Cordner 12. Ryan Matterson 13. Isaac Liu 18. Nat Butcher 15. Zane Tetevano 16. Mitchell Aubusson 17. Victor Radley
Teamlist Tuesday: No changes for the Roosters.
24 hours to go: Mitch Cornish & Frank-Paul Nuuausala drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
1. Alex Johnston 2. Richard Kennar 3. Greg Inglis 4. Dane Gagai 5. Robert Jennings 6. Cody Walker 7. Adam Reynolds 8. Thomas Burgess 9. Damien Cook 10. George Burgess 11. John Sutton 12. Angus Crichton 16. Jason Clark 14. Adam Doueihi 15. Mark Nicholls 17. Tevita Tatola 21. Kyle Turner
Teamlist Tuesday: Richie Kennar return from injury, that shifts Dane Gagai to the centres and Hymel Hunt off to the reserves list.
24 hours to go: Lock Cameron Murray drops out through injury (hamstring). Jason Clark is named at lock. Farah is the other player omitted.
LATE MAIL: Clark's vacant bench spot goes to Kyle Turner.
Match Officials | Referees: Grant Atkins, Alan Shortall;Sideline Officials: Nick Beashel, Kasey Badger;Video Referees: Jared Maxwell, Luke Patten;
1. Billy Slater 2. Suliasi Vunivalu 3. Young Tonumaipea 4. Curtis Scott 5. Josh Addo-Carr 6. Cameron Munster 7. Ryley Jacks 8. Jesse Bromwich 9. Cameron Smith 10. Nelson Asofa-Solomona 11. Felise Kaufusi 12. Ryan Hoffman 15. Tim Glasby 18. Brandon Smith 15. Kenneath Bromwich 16. Christian Welch 17. Sam Kasiano
Teamlist Tuesday: Croft is out, dropped to the reserves. In comes Ryley Jacks to partner Munster in the halves. K Bromwich promoted to starting lock with Glasby benched.
24 hours to go: Croft and Patrick Kaufusi are omitted.
LATE MAIL: Glasby starts at lock again, with Kenny Bromwich benched.
1. Kalyn Ponga 2. Shaun Kenny-dowall 3. Sione Mata'utia 4. Nathan Ross 5. Ken Sio 6. Brock Lamb 7. Mitchell Pearce 8. Daniel Saifiti 9. Slade Griffin 10. Jacob Lillyman 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon 12. Aidan Guerra 13. Herman Ese'ese 14. Danny Levi 15. Chris Heighington 16. Jamie Buhrer 17. Jacob Saifiti
Teamlist Tuesday: The suspension of Mitch Barnett for a dangerous throw brings a change to the forward pack. Herman Ese'ese moves to lock as cover for Barnett, Daniel Saifiti is named to start up front in place of Ese'ese. Daniel's brother Jacob is added to the interchange with Josh King the new man on the reserves list.
24 hours to go: Cory Denniss and Jack Cogger drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
Match Officials | Referees: Gerard Sutton, Peter Gough;Sideline Officials: Tim Roby, Belinda Sleeman;Video Referees: Steve Chiddy, Luke Patten;
1. Matthew Dufty 2. Nene Macdonald 3. Euan Aitken 4. Timoteo Lafai 5. Jason Nightingale 6. Gareth Widdop 7. Ben Hunt 8. James Graham 9. Cameron McInnes 10. Paul Vaughan 11. Tyson Frizell 12. Tariq Sims 13. Jack de Belin 14. Jeremy Latimore 15. Kurt Mann 16. Leeson Ah Mau 17. Hame Sele
Teamlist Tuesday: Hame Sele is named on the bench - this time Luciano Leilua is left out.
24 hours to go: Blake Lawrie & Reece Robson omitted.
LATE MAIL: 1-17
1. Matt Moylan 2. Edrick Lee 3. Josh Dugan 4. Ricky Leutele 5. Valentine Holmes 6. Trent Hodkinson 7. Chad Townsend 8. Andrew Fifita 9. Jayden Brailey 10. Matt Prior 11. Luke Lewis 12. Wade Graham 13. Paul Gallen 14. Kurt Capewell 15. Kurt Dillon 16. Ava Seumanufagai 17. Joseph Paulo
Teamlist Tuesday: Dugan returns with Jesse Ramien demoted to the reserves list. Moylan stays at fullback with Hodkinson remaining in the halves. Feki and Segeyaro are out, replaced by Lee (wing) and Dillon (interchange). Sorensen and Flanagan are the new reserves listed.
24 hours to go: Ramien & Flanagan omitted.
LATE MAIL: 1-17
Match Officials | Referees: Ashley Klein, Gavin Badger;Sideline Officials: Brett Suttor, Rohan Best;Video Referees: Jared Maxwell, Bryan Norrie;
1. Roger Tuivasa-sheck 2. David Fusitua 3. Peta Hiku 4. Solomone Kata 5. Ken Maumalo 6. Blake Green 7. Shaun Johnson 15. Sam Lisone 9. Issac Luke 10. Agnatius Paasi 11. Leivaha Pulu 12. Tohu Harris 13. Adam Blair 8. Bunty Afoa 14. Jazz Tevaga 16. Simon Mannering 17. Anthony Gelling
Teamlist Tuesday: No changes to the first seventeen players that took down the Cowboys last weekend, although there are a couple of returning faces on the long bench with Sam Cook and Isaiah Papali'i listed.
24 hours to go: Cook and Mason Lino drop out.
LATE MAIL: One small change with Sam Lisone to start in the front row, Bunty Afoa will instead come off the bench.
1. Darius Boyd 2. Corey Oates 3. James Roberts 18. Tom Opacic 5. Jamayne Isaako 6. Anthony Milford 4. Jack Bird 8. Matthew Lodge 9. Andrew McCullough 14. Sam Thaiday 11. Alex Glenn 16. Korbin Sims 13. Josh Mcguire 10. Tevita Pangai Junior 15. Joe Ofahengaue 17. Jaydn Su'a 20. Sam Tagataese
Teamlist Tuesday: Glenn returns which means Su'A is benched and Opacic drops to the reserves list, to which Troy Dargan is added.
24 hours to go: Woooo boy, where to start? Gillett (neck) is out. Nikorima hasn't trained most of the week so he's pushed to the reserves. Bird moves to the halves, Opacic promoted to the centres, Su'A replaces Gillett in the back row, and Tagataese joins the bench. The NRL have allowed Brisbane to add Jonus Pearson to the reserves as cover while Troy Dargan is omitted.
LATE MAIL: Two final changes - Korbin Sims start in Gillett's place, Su'A reverts to the bench. Thaiday starts up front with Pangai Junior benched. Pearson drops out.
Match Officials | Referees: Adam Gee, Ziggy Przeklasa-Adamski;Sideline Officials: Chris McMillan, Clayton Sharpe;Video Referees: Steve Chiddy, Ben Galea;
1. Lachlan Coote 2. Kyle Feldt 3. Justin O'Neill 4. Ben Hampton 5. Antonio Winterstein 6. Michael Morgan 7. Johnathan Thurston 8. Matthew Scott 9. Jake Granville 10. Scott Bolton 11. Gavin Cooper 12. Coen Hess 13. Jason Taumalolo 14. Te Maire Martin 15. John Asiata 16. Corey Jensen 17. Ethan Lowe
Teamlist Tuesday: Coote finally returns at fullback with Hampton moving into the centres with Javid Bowen demoted to the reserves. Jake Clifford is added to the reserves as well.
24 hours to go: Bowen and Clifford drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
1. Moses Mbye 2. Brett Morris 3. Josh Morris 4. William Hopoate 5. Marcelo Montoya 6. Jeremy Marshall-King 7. Kieran Foran 8. Aaron Woods 9. Michael Lichaa 10. David Klemmer 11. Josh Jackson 12. Raymond Faitala-Mariner 13. Adam Elliot 14. Asipeli Fine 15. Danny Fualalo 16. Greg Eastwood 17. Kerrod Holland
Teamlist Tuesday: No changes with Jackson fighting his charge at the judiciary tonight. Rhyse Martin and Renouf To'omaga shape as bench replacements if he's out with either Fualalo or Eastwood to start in the back row.
24 hours to go: Jackson's judiciary downgrade means he's free to play. Martin and Matt Frawley drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
Match Officials | Referees: Henry Perenara, Jon Stone;Sideline Officials: Nick Morel, Jarrod Cole;Video Referees: Luke Patten, Steve Chiddy;
1. Jack Wighton 2. Nick Cotric 3. Jarrod Croker 4. Joseph Leilua 5. Jordan Rapana 6. Blake Austin 7. Aidan Sezer 8. Iosia Soliola 9. Siliva Havili 10. Junior Paulo 11. Joseph Tapine 12. Elliot Whitehead 13. Luke Bateman 14. Ata Hingano 15. Shannon Boyd 16. Josh Papalii 17. Dunamis Lui
Teamlist Tuesday: Wighton is named despite his off-field dramas. Cotric goes back to the wing with Wighton at fullback, and Oldfield pushes back to the reserves. Austin comes in for the injured Williams to partner Sezer in the halves while Papali'i comes back into the side as a bench player.
24 hours to go: Brad Abbey and Jack Murchie drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
1. Clint Gutherson 2. George Jennings 3. Michael Jennings 4. Kirisome Auva'a 5. Bevan French 6. Corey Norman 7. Mitchell Moses 8. Peni Terepo 9. Kaysa Pritchard 10. Tim Mannah 11. Manu Ma'u 17. Tony Williams 13. Tepai Moeroa 14. Beau Scott 15. Kenny Edwards 16. Daniel Alvaro 18. Kane Evans
Teamlist Tuesday: Gutho is back! The fullback is named in the side and Bevan French also returns. This pushes Will Smith and Josh Hoffman to the reserves.
24 hours to go: Hoffman and Suaia Matagi drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17
Match Officials | Referees: Matt Cecchin, Phil Henderson;Sideline Officials: Michael Wise, Drew Oultram;Video Referees: Ashley Klein, Ben Galea;
1. Dylan Edwards 2. Josh Mansour 3. Isaah Yeo 4. Dean Whare 5. Christian Crichton 6. Tyrone Peachey 7. James Maloney 8. Trent Merrin 9. Peter Wallace 10. Reagan Campbell-Gillard 11. Viliame Kikau 12. Corey Harawera Naera 13. James Fisher-Harris 15. Kaide Ellis 16. Moses Leota 17. James Tamou 20. Sione Katoa
Teamlist Tuesday: Yeo moves into the backline with Waqa Blake out injured. Harawira-Naera starts in Yeo's place and Ellis come on to the interchange, with Jack Hetherington added to the reserves.
24 hours to go: Jarome Luai and Hetherington are the omissions.
LATE MAIL: Egan makes way for Katoa on the bench in the only change to the Panthers' 17.
1. Michael Gordon 2. Anthony Don 3. Dale Copley 4. Konrad Hurrell 5. Phillip Sami 6. Kane Elgey 7. Ashley Taylor 8. Jarrod Wallace 9. Nathan Peats 10. Max King 11. Kevin Proctor 12. Will Matthews 13. Jai Arrow 14. Mitch Rein 16. Bryce Cartwright 17. Jack Stockwell 18. Ryan Simpkins
Teamlist Tuesday: James is suspended which sees King shift to prop and Will Matthews return in King's place at back rower. Stockwell comes onto the interchange for Hipgrave.
24 hours to go: Tyronne Roberts-Davis and Hipgrave are omitted.
LATE MAIL: 1-17.
Match Officials | Referees: Chris Sutton, Chris Butler;Sideline Officials: Ricky MacFarlane, Todd Smith;Video Referees: Luke Patten, Steve Chiddy;
1. Tom Trbojevic 2. Brad Parker 3. Dylan Walker 4. Brian Kelly 5. Akuila Uate 6. Lachlan Croker 7. Daly Cherry-Evans 8. Addin Fonua-blake 9. Apisai Koroisau 10. Martin Taupau 11. Joel Thompson 12. Jack Gosiewski 13. Jake Trbojevic 15. Shaun Lane 16. Lloyd Perrett 18. Matthew Wright 21. Taniela Paseka
Teamlist Tuesday: Tom Trbojevic is named to return at fullback. Parker returns to the starting wing spot with both the Wright boys pushed to the reserves list. Gosiewski starts in the second row with Winterstein benched.
24 hours to go: Jackson Hastings and Tofoafoa Sipley are out.
LATE MAIL: Paseka and Matt Wright take the last two bench spots with Winterstein left out of the side.
1. Corey Thompson 2. David Nofoaluma 3. Esan Marsters 4. Kevin Naiqama 5. Malakai Watene-Zelezniak 6. Benji Marshall 7. Luke Brooks 15. Josh Aloiai 9. Jacob Liddle 10. Ben Matulino 11. Chris Lawrence 12. Robert Rochow 13. Matt Eisenhuth 8. Alex Twal 14. Josh Reynolds 16. Michael Chee Kam 17. Sauaso Sue
Teamlist Tuesday: Josh Reynolds is named to return as the Tigers' bench utility. Pita Godinet isn't named which brings Jacob Liddle in at hooker. Lolohea is out replaced by Thompson at the back and Nofoaluma returns on the wing. Packer's omission brings Twal in at prop and Sue joins the bench.
24 hours to go: Tuimoala Lolohea & Chris McQueen drop out.
LATE MAIL: 1-17 but Alex Twal is benched with Josh Aloiai to start.
Match Officials | Referees: Ben Cummins, Matt Noyen;Sideline Officials: Jeff Younis, Drew Gough;Video Referees: Ashley Klein, Ben Galea;