TEAM NEWS: Mitch Moses is a mystery omission with no injury mentioned by the Eels. Jakob Arthur again takes his spot at halfback. Blake Ferguson is recalled on the wing after six weeks in NRL exile, replacing Haze Dunster. Young gun Will Penisini earns a centre spot with Tom Opacic rested. Junior Paulo is a key inclusion up front after being rested post Origin. Marata Niukore reverts to the bench and Bryce Cartwright drops out.
RAIDERS: 1. Jordan Rapana, 2. Harley Smith-Shields, 3. Jarrod Croker, 4. Sebastian Kris, 5. Semi Valemei, 6. Matt Frawley, 7. Sam Williams, 8. Josh Papalii, 9. Josh Hodgson, 10. Emre Guler, 11. Corey Harawira-Naera, 12. Hudson Young, 13. Ryan Sutton
Bench: 14. Tom Starling, 15. Matthew Timoko, 16. Iosia Soliola 17. Joseph Tapine
TEAM NEWS: Two big injury blows with young gun Xavier Savage (shoulder) out for the season and Origin star Jack Wighton (ribs) out for a week. Jordan Rapana switches to fullback for Savage with Harley Smith-Shields moving from the forwards to the wing. Matt Frawley replaces Wighton at five-eighth. Matt Timoko earns a bench spot ahead of Ryan James.
ROOSTERS V KNIGHTS
Friday 23 July, Sunshine Coast Stadium, 6:00pm
ROOSTERS: 1. James Tedesco, 2. Daniel Tupou, 3. Billy Smith, 4. Joey Manu, 5. Matt Ikuvalu, 6. Drew Hutchison, 7. Sam Walker, 8. Jared Waerea-Hargreave, 9. Sam Verrills, 10. Isaac Liu, 11. Angus Crichton, 12. Sitili Tupouniua, 13. Victor Radley
Reserves: 18. Adam Keighran, 19. Fletcher Baker, 20. Josh Morris, 21. Ben Thomas
TEAM NEWS: Trent Robinson has pulled a significant shock by dropping veteran Josh Morris. James Tedesco is back after a post Origin rest, pushing Joseph Manu back to centre and Morris out of the side, with youngster Billy Smith retained as the other centre. Siosiua Taukeiaho (hamstring) is a welcome inclusion on the bench in place of Fletcher Baker. Angus Crichton returns to the starting side after playing from the bench last week with Nat Butcher dropping to the interchange.
Bench: 14. Sauaso Sue, 15. David Klemmer, 16. Josh King, 17. Brodie Jones
Reserves: 18. Jack Johns, 19. Simi Sasagi, 20. Tex Hoy 21. Lachlan Fitzgibbon
TEAM NEWS: Origin star Daniel Saifiti (ribs) is a big inclusion at prop. David Klemmer drops to the bench and Jack Johns drops out of the 17. Jacob Saifiti (ankle), Kalyn Ponga and Klemmer (both concussion) have been named but must pass fitness tests later in the week. Lachlan Fitzgibbon drops from the starting second row back to the reserves list with Mitch Barnett taking his spot on the edge and Connor Watson promoted from the bench to lock.
COWBOYS V STORM
Friday 23 July, Queensland Country Bank Stadium, 7:55pm
Cowboys: 1. Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow, 2. Kyle Feldt, 3. Murray Taulagi, 4. Connelly Lemuelu, 5. Kane Bradley, 6. Scott Drinkwater, 7. Tom Dearden, 8. Francis Molo, 9. Reece Robson, 10. Jordan McLean, 11. Shane Wright, 12. Mitchell Dunn, 13. Jason Taumalolo
Reserves: 18. Moses Suli, 19. Cade Cust, 20. Jack Gosiewski, 21. Kurt De Luis
Tigers: 1. Daine Laurie, 2. David Nofoaluma, 3. Junior Pauga, 4. Tommy Talau, 5. Ken Maumalo, 6. Adam Doueihi, 7. Luke Brooks, 8. Stefano Utoikamanu, 9. Jacob Liddle, 10. James Tamou, 11. Luke Garner, 12. Luciano Leilua, 13. Thomas Mikaele
Bench: 14. Joe Ofahengaue, 15. Alex Twal, 16. Tukimihia Simpkins, 17. Moses Mbye
Reserves: 18. Michael Chee Kam, 19. Jake Simpkin, 20. Alex Seyfarth, 21. Shawn Blore