Wests Tigers have confirmed their side for the opening round of the Tarsha Gale Nines tournament this weekend.

The brand new womens competition officially kicks off on Saturday, with Wests Tigers set to field their first ever female side against Penrith.

Wests Tigers will host the Panthers at Hillier Oval in Liverpool, with kick-off set for 7:45am.

Nine team will compete in the competition which runs through until May, with other sides including Canterbury, Parramatta, Sydney Indigenous Academy, Canberra, Illawarra and South Sydney.

For more information on Tarsha Gale Nines, click here or to view the full 2017 Tarsha Gale Nines draw, click here.

Wests Tigers Tarsha Gale Nines – Round 1

1. Amber Xuereb-Whitmore

2. Kiara-Arii Saunders

3. Pauline Lee

4. Lili'A Misi

5. Ebonie Rowland

6. Cassandra Knight

7. Gemma Gardner

8. Sees Danford

9. Jailene Nia

10. Charisse Deabreu

11. Ada Totasi

12. Rebecca Scott

13. Sue-Anne Leiataua

14. Louisa Taia

17. Jemimah Tatupu

18. Rose-marie Katu       

Coach: Drew Dalton 

MATCH DETAILS:

Wests Tigers vs. Penrith Panthers

Tarsha Gale Nines - Round 1

Hiller Oval (Hoxton Park Rd, Liverpool)

7:45am - Saturday, February 11