NRL Teams, Finals Week 1

NRL Teams Finals Week 1 2008The NRL Top 8 Finals Series gets underway this Friday night with the Roosters squaring off against the Broncos; all team and squad lineups are below:

FRIDAY

SYDNEY ROOSTERS v BRISBANE BRONCOS at the Sydney Football Stadium, 7.45pm

ROOSTERS: Anthony Minichiello, Brent Grose, Setaimata Sa, Sia Soliola, Sam Perrett, Braith Anasta (capt), Mitchell Pearce, Mark O’Meley, Riley Brown, Lopini Paea, Nate Myles, Anthony Tupou, Craig Fitzgibbon. Interchange: Mickey Paea, David Shillington, Anthony Cherrington, James Aubusson, Mitchell Aubusson (one to be omitted)
BRONCOS: Karmichael Hunt, Darius Boyd, Joel Moon, Justin Hodges, Denan Kemp, Darren Lockyer (capt), Peter Wallace, Ben Hannant, Michael Ennis, Joel Clinton, Corey Parker, Sam Thaiday, Tonie Carroll. Interchange: David Stagg, Ashton Sims, Greg Eastwood, Nick Kenny
Referee: Tony Archer

SATURDAY

CRONULLA SHARKS v CANBERRA RAIDERS at Toyota Stadium, 6.30pm

SHARKS: Brett Kearney, Misi Taulapapa, Ben Pomeroy, David Simmons, Luke Covell, Brett Seymour, Brett Kimmorley, Ben Ross, Isaac De Gois, Adam Peek, Luke Douglas, Fraser Anderson, Paul Gallen (capt). Interchange: Danny Nutley, Bryan Norrie, Kade Snowden, Terence Seu Seu, Grant Millington, Blake Green (two to be omitted)
RAIDERS: David Milne, Adrian Purtell, Colin Best, Joel Monaghan, Brett Kelly, Terry Campese, Glenn Buttriss, Scott Logan, Ryan Hinchcliffe, Dane Tilse, Nigel Plum, Joe Picker, Alan Tongue (capt). Interchange: Josh Miller, Marshall Chalk, Neville Costigan, Trevor Thurling
Referee: Jared Maxwell

MANLY SEA EAGLES v ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS at Brookvale Oval, 8.30pm

SEA EAGLES: Brett Stewart, Michael Robertson, Steve Bell, Steve Matai, David Williams, Jamie Lyon, Matt Orford (capt), Brent Kite, Matt Ballin, Josh Perry, Anthony Watmough, Glenn Hall, Glenn Stewart. Interchange: Heath L’Estrange, Mark Bryant, Jason King, Steve Menzies, Adam Cuthbertson (one to be omitted)

DRAGONS: Jason Nightingale, Wendell Sailor, Mark Gasnier (capt), Matt Cooper, Josh Morris, Ben Rogers, Ben Hornby, Dan Hunt, Stuart Webb, Jason Ryles, Lagi Setu, Ben Creagh, Dean Young. Interchange: Matt Prior, Kirk Reynoldson, Beau Scott, Ben Ellis, Jarrod Saffy, Jamie Soward, Simon Woolford, Rangi Chase (four to be omitted)
Referee: Shayne Hayne

SUNDAY

MELBOURNE STORM v NEW ZEALAND WARRIORS at Olympic Park, 4pm

STORM: Billy Slater, Steve Turner, Matt Geyer, Israel Folau, Anthony Quinn, Greg Inglis, Cooper Cronk, Jeff Lima, Cameron Smith (capt), Brett White, Michael Crocker, Ryan Hoffman, Dallas Johnson. Interchange: Jeremy Smith, Adam Blair, Sika Manu, Antonio Kaufusi
WARRIORS: Lance Hohaia, Aiden Kirk, Brent Tate, Jerome Ropati, Manu Vatuvei, Michael Witt, Nathan Fien, Ruben Wiki, Ian Henderson, Steve Price (capt), Simon Mannering, Ben Matulino, Micheal Luck. Interchange: Grant Rovelli, Evarn Tuimavave, Sam Rapira, Logan Swann, Epalahame Lauaki (one to be omitted)
Referee: Jason Robinson

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