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It's Teamlist Tuesday for Round 14 of the 2017 NRL Season! Around 4pm AEST every Tuesday, the full teams and officials for each NRL round will be posted right here! Check back across the round as clubs update their squads ahead of kickoff.
All times are listed in AEST (NSW/QLD/VIC/ACT) unless otherwise noted.
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1. Valentine Holmes 2. Sosaia Feki 3. Jack Bird 4. Ricky Leutele 5. Gerard Beale 6. James Maloney 7. Chad Townsend 8. Andrew Fifita 9. Jayden Brailey 10. Matt Prior 11. Luke Lewis 12. Wade Graham 13. Paul Gallen 14. Jayson Bukuya 15. Chris Heighington 16. Sam Tagataese 17. Joseph Paulo
Bird, Maloney, Fifita & Graham are back from Origin duty. Segeyaro listed on the extended reserves.
Wednesday: Brown & Segeyaro drop out.
Final 17: No changes.
1. Billy Slater 2. Suliasi Vunivalu 3. William Chambers 4. Cheyse Blair 5. Josh Addo-Carr 6. Cameron Munster 21. Ryley Jacks 8. Jesse Bromwich 9. Cameron Smith 15. Tim Glasby 11. Felise Kaufusi 12. Tohu Harris 13. Dale Finucane 10. Jordan McLean 14. Slade Griffin 16. Kenneath Bromwich 17. Nelson Asofa-Solomona
Smith returns at hooker. Brandon Smith drops back to the lower grades with Griffin benched.
Wednesday: Cooper Cronk is OUT, being rested during due to workload over Origin. Harris moves to halfback with Kenny Bromwich promoted to the second row.
Final 17: Harris goes back into the second row with Ryley Jacks to come in at half. McLean meanwhile is benched with Glasby to start.
Referees: Matt Cecchin, Gavin Badger;Sideline Officials: Brett Suttor, Nick Beashel;Video Referees: Bernard Sutton, Luke Patten;
21. Tom Trbojevic 1. Matthew Wright 3. Dylan Walker 4. Brian Kelly 5. Akuila Uate 6. Blake Green 7. Daly Cherry-Evans 8. Brenton Lawrence 9. Apisai Koroisau 10. Martin Taupau 11. Frank Winterstein 12. Curtis Sironen 13. Jake Trbojevic 14. Lewis Brown 15. Lloyd Perrett 16. Jackson Hastings 17. Addin Fonua-blake
Jono Wright earns a promotion for Taufua with the latter to miss the season with an ACL injury. No other changes, although Tom Trbojevic features in the reserves as a long shot at returning.
Thursday: Cullen and Lane drop out.
Final 17: Tom Trbojevic cleared to play. He goes to the fullback position with Jono Wright out and Matt Wright shifting to the wing.
1. Dane Gagai 2. Ken Sio 18. Brendan Elliott 4. Peter Mata'utia 5. Nathan Ross 6. Brock Lamb 7. Jaelen Feeney 8. Daniel Saifiti 9. Danny Levi 10. Josh Starling 11. Sione Mata'utia 12. Lachlan Fitzgibbon 13. Mitchell Barnett 14. Luke Yates 15. Josh King 16. Tyler Randell 17. Jacob Saifiti
Positional switches with Barnett to start and Yates benched. Stone is out with King coming onto the interchange.
Thursday: Wardle is ruled out. Elliot comes into the centres with Hodkinson also omitted.
Final 17: No further changes to the alteration made Thursday.
Referees: Ashley Klein, Jon Stone;Sideline Officials: Russell Turner, Jarrod Cole;Video Referees: Jared Maxwell, Ben Galea;
1. Darius Boyd 2. Corey Oates 3. James Roberts 4. Tautau Moga 5. Jordan Kahu 6. Anthony Milford 17. Kodi Nikorima 8. Korbin Sims 9. Andrew McCullough 10. Adam Blair 14. Alex Glenn 12. Matt Gillett 13. Josh Mcguire 11. Sam Thaiday 15. Tevita Pangai 18. Joe Ofahengaue 19. Benji Marshall
Milford is back with Marshall pushed back to the reserves. Nikorima is also back on the interchange.
Thursday: Hunt has been dropped to the Intrust Super Cup. Nikorima moves to half. Ese'ese is the other player to drop out.
Final 17: Some extra changes see Thaiday benched with Glenn starting in the second row. Ofahengaue and Marshall take the spots vacated by Nikorima & Ese'ese on the bench.
1. Cody Walker 2. Alex Johnston 3. Hymel Hunt 4. Bryson Goodwin 5. Aaron Gray 6. John Sutton 7. Adam Reynolds 8. Thomas Burgess 9. Robbie Farah 10. George Burgess 15. Tyrell Fuimaono 12. Angus Crichton 13. Sam Burgess 14. Damien Cook 11. Kyle Turner 17. Zane Musgrove 20. Robbie Rochow
Goodwin back at centre, Fuimaono goes back to the interchange. Rochow pushed out to the reserves.
Thursday: Burns and Tyrrell drop out.
Final 17: Turner drops to the interchange with Fuimaono to start in the second row. Rochow comes onto the interchange.
Referees: Gerard Sutton, Peter Gough;Sideline Officials: Belinda Sleeman, Michael Wise;Video Referees: Bernard Sutton, Bryan Norrie;
1. Jarryd Hayne 2. Anthony Don 3. Dale Copley 4. Konrad Hurrell 5. William Zillman 6. Kane Elgey 7. Ashley Taylor 8. Jarrod Wallace 9. Nathan Peats 10. Ryan James 15. Morgan Boyle 12. Joe Greenwood 11. Chris McQueen 13. Leivaha Pulu 14. Karl Lawton 19. Nathaniel Peteru 20. Max King
Peats is back after missing Round 13. Hayne goes to fullback with Roberts benched and Zillman named on the wing.
Friday: Vaivai and Paasi drop off the reserves.
Final 17: Pettybourne and Roberts drop out. Boyle is promoted to the starting pack with McQueen shifting to lock and Pulu benched.
1. Roger Tuivasa-sheck 2. David Fusitua 3. Blake Ayshford 4. Solomone Kata 5. Ken Maumalo 6. Kieran Foran 7. Shaun Johnson 8. Jacob Lillyman 9. Issac Luke 10. Ben Matulino 11. Bodene Thompson 12. Ryan Hoffman 13. Simon Mannering 15. Sam Lisone 16. Albert Vete 17. Bunty Afoa 22. Mafoa'aeata Hingano
James Gavet is out which sees Lillyman and Matulino pack into the front row.
Friday: Roache and Sipley drop off the reserves.
Final 17: Sao & Nicoll-Klokstad drop out which allows Hingano to fill the remaining interchange vacancy.
Referees: Dave Munro, Chris Sutton;Sideline Officials: Ricky MacFarlane, Nick Morel;Video Referees: Jared Maxwell, Ben Galea;
1. Dylan Edwards 2. Josh Mansour 3. Dean Whare 4. Waqa Blake 5. Dallin Watene Zelezniak 6. Matt Moylan 7. Nathan Cleary 8. James Tamou 9. Mitch Rein 10. Regan Campbell-Gillard 11. Corey Harawira 12. Isaah Yeo 13. Trent Merrin 14. Tyrone Peachey 15. Leilani Latu 16. Tim Browne 17. Viliame Kikau
Why change a 38-0 winning side? No changes here.
Friday: Leota & Akauola drop out.
Final 17: as per program.
1. Jack Wighton 2. Nick Cotric 3. Jarrod Croker 4. Joseph Leilua 5. Jordan Rapana 6. Blake Austin 7. Aidan Sezer 8. Junior Paulo 9. Josh Hodgson 10. Iosia Soliola 11. Josh Papalii 12. Elliot Whitehead 13. Luke Bateman 15. Royce Hunt 16. Clay Priest 17. Joseph Tapine 21. Kurt Baptiste
Boyd & Lui are out which brings Soliola in at prop and Bateman at lock. Hunt is promoted to the interchange.
Friday: Naden & Clydsdale drop out.
Final 17: Sorensen & Taylor drop out giving Baptiste the final interchange spot.
Referees: Henry Perenara, Chris James;Sideline Officials: Rohan Best, Tim Roby;Video Referees: Bernard Sutton, Bryan Norrie;
1. Bevan French 2. Semi Radradra 3. Brad Takairangi 6. Clint Gutherson 5. Nathan Davis 21. Corey Norman 7. Mitchell Moses 15. Daniel Alvaro 9. Kaysa Pritchard 10. Tim Mannah 11. Manu Ma'u 12. Tepai Moeroa 13. Nathan Brown 8. Suaia Matagi 14. Beau Scott 16. Kenny Edwards 17. Will Smith
Hoffman & Gower out. Davis comes in on the wing, Mannah returns at prop. Norman a chance at a return, named in 21 on the reserves.
Friday: Norman is a confirmed starter. He goes to five-eighth with Gutherson moving to the centres and Kirisome Auva'a dropping out of the side. Siosaia Vave is the other player omitted.
Final 17: Matagi is benched with Alvaro to start up front.
1. Lachlan Coote 2. Kyle Feldt 3. Justin O'Neill 4. Kane Linnett 5. Antonio Winterstein 19. Johnathan Thurston 7. Michael Morgan 8. John Asiata 9. Jake Granville 10. Scott Bolton 11. Gavin Cooper 12. Ethan Lowe 13. Jason Taumalolo 14. Ben Hampton 15. Coen Hess 16. Shaun Fensom 17. Ben Spina
O'Neill back after missing Round 13. Laybutt named at 6 with Thompson omitted and Bowen pushed to the reserves. Thurston remains a reserve and an outside chance of playing.
Friday: Ponga & Bowen drop out. Saturday: The Cowboys have confirmed Thurston is cleared to play. Kyle Laybutt will likely miss out.
Final 17: As expected Laybutt drops out. Morgan shifts to five-eighth to accommodate JT at half.
Referees: Adam Gee, Gavin Reynolds;Sideline Officials: Jason Walsh, Clayton Sharpe;Video Referees: Ashley Klein, Luke Patten;
1. James Tedesco 2. David Nofoaluma 3. Michael Chee-Kam 4. Moses Suli 5. Kevin Naiqama 6. Tuimoala Lolohea 7. Jack Littlejohn 8. Aaron Woods 9. Matt McIlwrick 10. Ava Seumanufagai 11. Sauaso Sue 12. Kyle Lovett 13. Elijah Taylor 14. Tim Grant 15. Jj Felise 16. Esan Marsters 17. Jacob Liddle
Lawrence out, replaced by Sauaso Sue in the second row.
Saturday: Eisenhuth & Rankin drop out.
Final 17: as per program.
1. Michael Gordon 3. Latrell Mitchell 12. Mitchell Aubusson 4. Joseph Manu 5. Blake Ferguson 6. Luke Keary 7. Mitchell Pearce 8. Jared Waerea-Hargreaves 9. Jake Friend 10. Dylan Napa 16. Ryan Matterson 15. Aidan Guerra 13. Sio Siua Taukeiaho 14. Isaac Liu 17. Connor Watson 18. Zane Tetevano 19. Kane Evans
Pearce returns at half. Watson goes back to the interchange with Tetevano out to the reserves.
Saturday: Daniel Tupou has been omitted which has a domino effect. Mitchell takes his spot on the wing with Aubusson moving to the centres and Guerra to play 2nd row. Cornish is the other player to drop out.
Final 17: Cordner also comes out of the side, with Matterson to start in the second row in his place. Tetevano & Evans come onto the bench with Chris Smith dropping off.
Referees: Grant Atkins, Alan Shortall;Sideline Officials: Dave Ryan, Chris McMillan;Video Referees: Bernard Sutton, Ben Galea;
1. William Hopoate 2. Brett Morris 3. Josh Morris 4. Chase Stanley 5. Marcelo Montoya 17. Matt Frawley 7. Moses Mbye 8. Aiden Tolman 9. Michael Lichaa 10. James Graham 11. Josh Jackson 12. Adam Elliot 13. David Klemmer 14. Sam Kasiano 15. Danny Fualalo 16. Greg Eastwood 20. Kerrod Holland
Big changes with Brett Morris returning - and two backs demoted. Lee and Holland are moved to the reserves with Chase Stanley promoted in the centres and Montoya maintaining a spot on the wing. Josh Reynolds (five-eighth) returns with Mbye alongside at half, Frawley benched and of course captain James Graham returns at prop, pushing Kasiano back to the bench as well. Tualau is back on the reserves list and Garvey out completely.
Sunday: Reynolds is ruled out! Frawley comes into the halves for the Doggies' #6, Holland comes in on the bench. Fine drops off the reserves.
1. Josh Dugan 2. Nene Macdonald 3. Kurt Mann 4. Timoteo Lafai 5. Jason Nightingale 6. Gareth Widdop 7. Josh McCrone 8. Russell Packer 9. Cameron McInnes 10. Paul Vaughan 11. Tyson Frizell 12. Joel Thompson 13. Jack de Belin 14. Tariq Sims 15. Leeson Ah Mau 16. Hame Sele 17. Taane Milne
After getting a host of stars back and Frizell cleared of serious injury, the Dragons go into Round 14 unchanged.
Sunday: Faifai Loa and Lawrie drop off the reserves.
Referees: Ben Cummins, Gavin Badger;Sideline Officials: Dave Munro, Chris Butler;Video Referees: Jared Maxwell, Luke Patten;