NRL Late Changes: Round 15

NRL Late Changes: Round 15

Wests Tigers Head Coach Ivan Cleary has finalised his side to take on the Canberra Raiders for their Round 15 clash today at Campbelltown Sports Stadium.

Kickoff for the match is at 4:10pm AEST with live coverage via Channel 9 and FOX League.

Cleary has confirmed the debut of young gun five-eighth Tyson Gamble, with the 21-year-old to play his first NRL game in place of Josh Reynolds who has been ruled out with a hamstring injury.

Reynolds will miss today's game but is not expected to miss any further game time with the injury.

Gamble will partner Brooks in the halves while Matt McIlwrick will also start in place of Elijah Taylor.

Corey Thompson starts the match at fullback in what will be his 50th NRL appearance.

WESTS TIGERS

1. Corey Thompson
2. Malakai Watene-Zelezniak
3. Esan Marsters
4. Mahe Fonua
5. Kevin Naiqama
19. Tyson Gamble
7. Luke Brooks
8. Russell Packer (capt.)
15. Matt McIlwrick
10. Ben Matulino
11. Chris Lawrence
12. Robbie Rochow
13. Matt Eisenhuth

Interchange:
9. Elijah Taylor
14. Alex Twal
16. Josh Aloiai
17. Tim Grant

Coach: Ivan Cleary

 

CANBERRA RAIDERS

1. Jack Wighton
2. Nick Cotric
3. Jarrod Croker (capt.)
4. Joey Leilua
5. Michael Oldfield
6. Blake Austin
7. Aidan Sezer
16. Dunamis Lui
14. Siliva Havili
10. Shannon Boyd
11. Joe Tapine
12. Elliott Whitehead
13. Josh Papalii

Interchange:
9. Josh Hodgson
15. Luke Bateman
8. Sia Soliola
17. Liam Knight

Coach: Ricky Stuart