NRL line-ups revealed for Round Two

All 16 NRL clubs have confirmed their 21-man squads for this weekend’s second round of the 2021 season.

Round One saw major success for the Roosters, who put 46 points past Manly, while the Panthers and Raiders claimed convincing victories over the Cowboys and Tigers respectively.

The Broncos meanwhile, who took last year’s wooden spoon, relinquished a 16-point lead to lose 24-16 to Parramatta.

This weekend sees the Eels host Melbourne Storm, with both sides coming off the back of opening round wins. The game kicks off at 9:05am (UK time) on Thursday at Bankwest Stadium.

Here’s a full list of the games and who’ll be lining up for each team:

Thursday 18 March

Parramatta Eels v Melbourne Storm (Bankwest Stadium – KO 9:05am – live on Sky Sports Arena)

Eels: 1 Clinton Gutherson, 2 Maika Sivo, 3 Tom Opacic, 17 Marata Niukore, 5 Blake Ferguson, 6 Dylan Brown, 7 Mitchell Moses, 8 Reagan Campbell-Gillard, 9 Reed Mahoney, 10 Junior Paulo, 11 Shaun Lane, 12 Ryan Matterson, 13 Nathan Brown. Subs: 14 Oregon Kaufusi, 15 Isaiah Papali’i, 16 Will Smith18 Keegan Hipgrave.

Storm: 1 Ryan Papenhuyzen, 2 George Jennings, 3 Reimis Smith, 4 Justin Olam, 5 Josh Addo-Carr, 6 Cameron Munster, 7 Jahrome Hughes, 8 Jesse Bromwich, 9 Brandon Smith, 10 Christian Welch, 11 Felise Kaufusi, 12 Kenneath Bromwich, 13 Nelson Asofa-Solomona. Subs: 14 Tyson Smoothy, 15 Tui Kamikamica, 16 Tom Eisenhuth, 17 Chris Lewis.

Friday 19 March

New Zealand Warriors v Newcastle Knights (Central Coast Stadium – KO 7:00am)

Warriors: 1 Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, 2 David Fusitu’a, 3 Adam Pompey, 4 Peta Hiku, 5 Ken Maumalo, 6 Kodi Nikorima, 7 Chanel Harris-Tavita, 8 Addin Fonua-Blake, 9 Wayde Egan, 10 Jamayne Taunoa-Brown, 11 Eliesa Katoa, 12 Bayley Sironen, 13 Tohu Harris. Subs: 14 Jazz Tevaga, 15 Ben Murdoch-Masila, 16 Leeson Ah Mau, 17 Bunty Afoa.

Knights: 1 Tex Hoy, 2 Starford To’a, 3 Enari Tuala, 4 Bradman Best, 5 Hymel Hunt, 18 Phoenix Crossland, 7 Mitchell Pearce, 8 David Klemmer, 9 Jayden Brailey, 10 Daniel Saifiti, 11 Tyson Frizell, 12 Mitchell Barnett, 14 Sauaso Sue. Subs: 13 Connor Watson, 15 Jacob Saifiti, 16 Josh King, 17 Brodie Jones.

Gold Coast Titans v Brisbane Broncos (Cbus Super Stadium – KO 9:05am – live on Sky Sports Arena)

Titans: 1 Alexander Brimson, 2 Anthony Don, 3 Phillip Sami, 4 Patrick Herbert, 5 Corey Thompson, 6 Ashley Taylor, 7 Jamal Fogarty, 8 Jarrod Wallace, 9 Mitch Rein, 10 Moeaki Fotuaika, 11 Kevin Proctor, 12 David Fifita, 13 Tino Fa’asuamaleaui. Subs: 14 Tyrone Peachey, 15 Sam Lisone, 16 Jaimin Jolliffe, 17 Erin Clark.

Broncos: 1 Jamayne Isaako, 2 Xavier Coates, 3 Herbie Farnworth, 4 Tesi Niu, 5 David Mead, 6 Anthony Milford, 7 Brodie Croft, 8 Tevita Pangai Jnr, 9 Jake Turpin, 10 Thomas Flegler, 11 Alex Glenn, 12 Jordan Riki, 13 Patrick Carrigan. Subs: 14 John Asiata, 15 Rhys Kennedy, 16 Ethan Bullemor, 17 Ben Te’o.

Saturday 20 March

Canterbury Bulldogs v Penrith Panthers (Bankwest Stadium – KO 4:00am)

Bulldogs: 1 Corey Allan, 2 Nick Meaney, 3 Will Hopoate, 4 Nick Cotric, 5 Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, 6 Jake Averillo, 7 Kyle Flanagan, 8 Ofahiki Ogden, 9 Sione Katoa, 10 Jack Hetherington, 11 Adam Elliott, 12 Raymond Faitala-Mariner, 13 Josh Jackson. Subs: 14 Jeremy Marshall-King, 15 Renouf Atoni, 16 Corey Waddell, 17 Dylan Napa.

Panthers: 1 Dylan Edwards, 2 Charlie Staines, 3 Paul Momirovski, 4 Stephen Crichton, 5 Brian To’o, 6 Jarome Luai, 7 Nathan Cleary, 8 Moses Leota, 21 Mitch Kenny, 10 James Fisher-Harris, 11 Viliame Kikau, 12 Kurt Capewell, 13 Isaah Yeo. Subs: 14 Tyrone May, 15 Spencer Leniu, 16 Matthew Eisenhuth, 17 Liam Martin.

Manly Sea Eagles v South Sydney Rabbitohs (Lottoland – KO 6:30am)

Sea Eagles: 1 Dylan Walker, 2 Jason Saab, 3 Brad Parker, 4 Moses Suli, 5 Reuben Garrick, 6 Kieran Foran, 7 Daly Cherry-Evans, 17 Taniela Paseka, 9 Lachlan Croker, 10 Martin Taupau, 11 Andrew Davey, 15 Jack Gosiewski, 13 Jake Trbojevic. Subs: 8 Josh Aloiai, 14 Cade Cust, 16 Sean Keppie, 18 Josh Schuster.

Rabbitohs: 1 Latrell Mitchell, 2 Alex Johnston, 3 Dane Gagai, 4 Campbell Graham, 5 Jaxson Paulo, 6 Cody Walker, 7 Adam Reynolds, 8 Thomas Burgess, 9 Damien Cook, 10 Tevita Tatola, 11 Keaon Koloamatangi, 12 Jaydn Su’A, 13 Cameron Murray. Subs: 14 Benji Marshall, 15 Mark Nicholls, 16 Patrick Mago, 17 Jai Arrow.

North Queensland Cowboys v St George Illawarra Dragons (Queensland Country Bank Stadium – KO 8:35am)

Cowboys: 1 Scott Drinkwater, 2 Kyle Feldt, 3 Esan Marsters, 4 Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow, 5 Valentine Holmes, 6 Michael Morgan, 7 Jake Clifford, 8 Francis Molo, 9 Reece Robson, 10 Jordan McLean, 11 Mitchell Dunn, 12 Coen Hess, 17 Reuben Cotter. Subs: 14 Jake Granville, 15 Josh McGuire, 16 Corey Jensen, 18 Lachlan Burr.

Dragons: 1 Matthew Dufty, 2 Cody Ramsey, 3 Jack Bird, 4 Zac Lomax, 5 Mikaele Ravalawa, 6 Corey Norman, 7 Ben Hunt, 8 Blake Lawrie, 9 Andrew McCullough, 10 Paul Vaughan, 11 Josh Kerr, 12 Tariq Sims, 13 Tyrell Fuimaono. Subs: 14 Poasa Faamausili, 15 Trent Merrin, 16 Daniel Alvaro, 17 Brayden Wiliame.

Sunday 21 March

Wests Tigers v Sydney Roosters (Campbelltown Sports Stadium – KO 5:05am)

Tigers: 1 Daine Laurie, 2 David Nofoaluma, 17 Tommy Talau, 4 Joseph Leilua, 5 Asu Kepaoa, 6 Adam Doueihi, 7 Luke Brooks, 8 James Tamou, 9 Jacob Liddle, 10 Joe Ofahengaue, 11 Luciano Leilua, 12 Luke Garner, 13 Alex Twal, 14 Moses Mbye, 15 Thomas Mikaele, 16 Stefano Utoikamanu, 20 Michael Chee-Kam, 18 Russell Packer, 19 Alex Seyfarth.

Roosters: 1 James Tedesco, 2 Daniel Tupou, 3 Josh Morris, 4 Joseph Manu, 5 Brett Morris, 6 Lachlan Lam, 7 Luke Keary, 8 Lindsay Collins, 9 Freddy Lussick, 10 Siosiua Taukeiaho, 11 Nat Butcher, 12 Sitili Tupouniua, 13 Isaac Liu, 14 Drew Hutchison, 15 Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, 16 Fletcher Baker, 17 Daniel Suluka-Fifita, 19 Egan Butcher, 20 Sam Walker.

Cronulla Sharks v Canberra Raiders (Netstrata Jubilee Stadium – KO 7:15am – live on Sky Sports Main Event and Arena)

Sharks: 1 Will Kennedy, 2 Sione Katoa, 3 Josh Dugan, 4 Mawene Hiroti, 5 Ronaldo Mulitalo, 6 Matt Moylan, 7 Chad Townsend, 8 Braden Hamlin-Uele, 9 Blayke Brailey, 10 Aaron Woods, 11 Briton Nikora, 12 Wade Graham, 13 Toby Rudolf, 14 Connor Tracey, 15 Aiden Tolman, 16 Jack Williams, 17 Billy Magoulias, 18 Nene Macdonald, 19 Teig Wilton.

Raiders: 1 Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad, 2 Bailey Simonsson, 3 Sebastian Kris, 4 Curtis Scott, 5 Jordan Rapana, 6 Jack Wighton, 7 George Williams, 8 Josh Papalii, 9 Josh Hodgson, 10 Dunamis Lui, 11 Hudson Young, 12 Elliott Whitehead, 13 Joseph Tapine, 14 Siliva Havili, 15 Ryan Sutton, 16 Iosia Soliola, 17 Ryan James, 18 Sam Williams, 21 Harley Smith-Shields.

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