NRL TEAMS & FIXTURES - ROUND 24

TELSTRA PREMIERSHIP: Round 24 (Teams subject to change) 20 August ? 22 August 2004 Fri 7:30: KNIGHTS V DRAGONS Sat 5:30: BRONCOS V WESTS TIGERS Sat 7:30: EELS V WARRIORS Sat 7:30: PANTHERS V COWBOYS Sun 2:30: RAIDERS V ROOSTERS Sun 3:00: RABBITOHS V SEA EAGLES Sun 3:00: STORM V BULLDOGS FOR SCORE UPDATES, CLICK ON THE LINKS=>

LEAGUE TEAMS

Friday 20th August 2004 NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS v ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS EnergyAustralia Stadium @ 7:30pm Referee: Tim Mander KNIGHTS: Robbie O'Davis, Craig Hall, Matt Gidley, George Carmont, Anthony Quinn, Kurt Gidley, Steve Witt, Michael Ennis, Ben Kennedy, Clint Newton, Adam Woolnough, Danny Buderus (c) Josh Perry. Res: Andrew Price, Regan Tanner, Daniel Abraham, Matt Parsons. DRAGONS: Ben Hornby, Nick Youngquest, John Carlaw, Matt Cooper, Reece Simmonds, Trent Barrett (c), Matthew Head, Shaun Timmins, Dean Young, Justin Poore, Jason Ryles, Mark Riddell, Brent Kite. Res: Michael Henderson, Ashton Sims, Ben Creagh, Lincoln Withers, Lance Thompson (one to be omitted). Last clash: Dragons 48-2 (Rnd 4, Wollongong) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Dragons by 14.

Saturday 21st August 2004 BRISBANE BRONCOS v WESTS TIGERS Suncorp Stadium @ 5:30pm Referee: Paul Simpkins BRONCOS: Karmichael Hunt, Scott Minto, Brent Tate, Shaun Berrigan, Stuart Kelly, Ben Ikin, Casey McGuire, Tonie Carroll, Dane Carlaw, Gorden Tallis (c), Petero Civoniceva, Neville Costigan, Carl Webb. Res: Darren Mapp, Corey Parker, Brad Meyers, Sam Thaiday, Paul Green. TIGERS: Brett Hodgson, Jason Moodie, Daniel Fitzhenry, Shane Elford, Pat Richards, Michael Buettner, Scott Prince, Scott Sattler, Mark O'Neill, Ben Galea, Anthony Laffranchi, Darren Senter (c), Todd Payten. Res: Dene Halatau, Bryce Gibbs, Robert Mears, Chris Paterson, Liam Fulton (one to be omitted). Last clash: Broncos 32-24 (Rnd 3, Campbelltown) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Broncos by 18.

PARRAMATTA EELS v NEW ZEALAND WARRIORS Parramatta Stadium @ 7.30pm Referee: Tony Archer EELS: Wade McKinnon, Ashley Graham, Junior Langi, Luke Burt, Matt Peterson, Chris Thorman, Michael Witt, Daniel Wagon (c), Craig Stapleton, Nathan Hindmarsh, Michael Vella, Lee Hopkins, Corey Pearson. Res: Justin Tsoulos, Dean Widders, Adam Peek, James Webster, Adam Dykes (one to be omitted). WARRIORS: Brent Webb, Clinton Toopi, Vinnie Anderson, Tony Martin, Francis Meli, Jerome Ropati, Stacey Jones, Wairangi Koopu, Awen Guttenbeil, Louis Anderson, Richard Villasanti, Monty Betham (c), Iefeta Paleaaesina. Res: Karl Temata, Evarn Tuimavave, Lance Hohaia, Sione Faumuina,Thomas Leuluai (one to be omitted). Last clash: Warriors 20-10 (Rnd 17, Ericsson) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Eels by 8.

PENRITH PANTHERS v NTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS Penrith Stadium @ 7.30pm Referee: Stephen Clark PANTHERS: Rhys Wesser, Amos Roberts, Luke Lewis, Paul Whatuira, Luke Rooney, Preston Campbell, Craig Gower (c), Trent Waterhouse, Tony Puletua, Joe Galuvao, Martin Lang, Luke Priddis, Joel Clinton Res: Richard Fa'aoso, Shane Rodney, Danny Galea, Garret Crossman, Frank Prichard (one to be omitted). SEA EAGLES: Brett Stewart, Scott Donald, Chris Hicks, Albert Torrens, Nick Bradley-Qalilawa, Andrew Walker, Michael Monaghan (c); Steve Menzies, Sam Harris, Anthony Watmough, Jason King, Chad Randall, Daniel Heckenberg. Res: Kylie Leuluai, Luke Williamson, Solomon Haumono, Shayne Dunley. Last clash: Panthers 2-18 (Rnd 11, Townsville) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Panthers by 10.

Sunday 22nd August 2004 CANBERRA RAIDERS v SYDNEY ROOSTERS Canberra Stadium @ 2.30pm Referee: Jason Robinson RAIDERS: Clinton Schifcofske, Marshall Chalk, Matthew Gafa, Joel Monaghan, Michael Robertson; Mark McLinden, Brad Drew, Jason Croker, Ian Hindmarsh, Terry Martin, Troy Thompson, Simon Woolford (c), Ryan O'Hara. Res: Josh Miller, Kris Kahler, Mark Bryant, Alan Rothery, Todd Carney, Jason Bulgarell (two to be omitted). ROOSTERS: Anthony Minichiello, Shannon Hegarty, Ryan Cross, Justin Hodges, Chris Walker, Brad Fittler (c), Brett Finch, Luke Ricketson, Craig Fitzgibbon, Michael Crocker, Adrian Morley, Craig Wing, Jason Cayless. Res: Chris Flannery, Chad Robinson, Stuart Webb, Anthony Tupou. Last clash: Roosters 28-8 (Rnd 8, Aussie) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Roosters by 12.

STH SYDNEY RABBITOHS V MANLY SEA EAGLES North Sydney Oval @ 3:00pm Referee: Steve Lyons RABBITOHS: Roy Bell, Garth Wood, Lee Hookey, Shane Rigon, Shane Marteene; John Sutton, Joe Williams, Ashley Harrison, Mark Minichiello, Bryan Fletcher (c), Luke Stuart, Shane Walker, Scott Geddes. Res: David Fa'alogo, Brett Kearney, Justin Smith, Glenn Hall. SEA EAGLES: Brett Stewart, Scott Donald, Paul Stephenson, Albert Torrens, Nick Bradley-Qalilawa, Andrew Walker, Michael Monaghan (c), Steve Menzies, Sam Harris, Anthony Watmough, Jason King, Chad Randall, Daniel Heckenberg. Res: Kylie Leuluai, Luke Williamson, Solomon Haumono, Shayne Dunley, Glenn Stewart (one to be omitted). Last clash: Rabbitohs 34-30 (Rnd 15, Brookvale) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Sea Eagles by 6.

MELBOURNE STORM V CANTERBURY BULLDOGS Olympic Park Melbourne @ 3:00pm Referee: Sean Hampstead STORM: Billy Slater, Matt Geyer, Steve Bell, Ben MacDougall, Matt King; Scott Hill, Matt Orford, Dallas Johnson, Stephen Kearney (c), David Kidwell, Rodney Howe, Cameron Smith, Robbie Kearns. Res: Ryan Hoffman, Glen Turner, Dustin Cooper, Jeremy Smith, Cooper Cronk (one to be omitted). BULLDOGS: Luke Patten, Hazem El Masri, Ben Harris, Willie Tonga, Matt Utai; Braith Anasta, Brent Sherwin, Tony Grimaldi, Andrew Ryan, Willie Mason, Mark O'Meley Adam Perry, Steve Price (c). Res: Dennis Scott, Corey Hughes, Roy Asotasi, Sonny Bill Williams. Last clash: Bulldogs 25-18 (Rnd 18, Sydney Showground) Leagueunlimited.com tip: Bulldogs by 12.

CRONULLA SHARKS have the bye.