Raiders forward Joe Tapine has received some positive news surrounding a thumb injury.
After consultations with medical staff Tapine won't require surgery on his injured thumb and will miss between 1-2 matches.
Raiders outside back Michael Oldfield continues to work on his return from a groin injury.
NAME: Joe Tapine
EXPECTED RETURN: Round 4-5
NOTE: Tapine will not require surgery on an injured thumb and will miss 1-2 weeks.
NAME: Michael Oldfield
EXPECTED RETURN: Round 4-6
NOTE: Oldfield picked up a groin injury at training and will continue to be assessed by the Canberra Raiders rehabilitation staff.