Digital Image by Robb Cox © nrlphotos.com : Josh Papalii leaves the field injured : NRL Rugby League - Round 2 - Newcastle Knights V Canberra Raiders at Hunter Stadium, Sunday the 16th of March 2014.

Raiders NRL Injury List - Round 2

Josh Papalii will miss 4-6 weeks after scans revealed a syndesmosis injury to his right ankle. 

Papalii is in a protective booty and will be monitored by Raiders mediacal staff over the next few weeks. 

David Shillington makes his return this week from a rib injury in the NRL team on the bench, while Tom Learoyd-Lahrs has commenced running on his ankle but is still expected to miss another game. 

NAME: Josh Papalii

INJURY: Ankle

DUE BACK: Round 6-8

NOTE: Papalii has suffered ankle Syndesmosis and will miss 4-6 weeks.  

 

NAME: Tom Learoyd-Lahrs

INJURY: Ankle

DUE BACK: Round 3-5

NOTE: Learoyd-Lahrs has injured his syndesmosis. If his recovery goes to plan, he will be back for the Raiders in Round 3.

 

NAME: Jeff Lynch

INJURY: Knee

DUE BACK: Season

NOTE: Lynch ruptured his ACL in a trial for Mounties. The injury will unfortunately see him miss the rest of the season.