Blake Austin of the Raiders during the Round 25 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Penrith Panthers at GIO Stadium on August 31, 2015 in Canberra, Australia. Digital Image by Mark Nolan.

Injury Report: Round 25

Injury Report - Round 26

Blake Austin's tremendous 2015 season is over after the star five-eighth was ruled to have sustained a labral tear in his right shoulder.

Austin will undergo surgery on the injury tomorrow, so he's ready for the start of the 2016 season. Austin will not do any contact until after the Christmas break, but will be available for the Raiders before round one 2016. 

In positive news, front-rower Frank-Paul Nuuausala has been cleared to face the Eels on Sunday after recieving a poke in the eye against the Panthers in Ronnd 25 which forced him to leave the field.

Jordan Rapana returns from uspension this week, while Jack WIghton misses one match after taking the early plea on a grade two careless high tackle. 


NAME: 
Blake Austin

INJURY: Shoulder

DUE BACK: Season

NOTE: Austin will undergo surgery for a shoulder injury.  

 

NAME: Sia Soliola

INJURY: Cheekbone

DUE BACK: Season

NOTE: Soliola has undergone surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2015 season. 

 

NAME: Jack Wighton

INJURY: Suspended

DUE BACK: Season

NOTE: Wighton misses the last match through suspension

 

NAME: Joey Leilua

INJURY: Suspended

DUE BACK: Season

NOTE: Leilua will miss two matches which will end his season