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The Canberra Raiders have named their team for the round six match against the North Queensland Cowboys at GIO Stadium on Thursday night. 

NRL Teams: Raiders v Cowboys

Raiders Captain Elliott Whitehead will play his 150th match for the club and he will start in the second row, with Ryan Sutton named to start at lock.

Xavier Savage has been named on the interchange bench to play his first NRL match in 2022. 

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Raiders is number 1 Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad
    Fullback for Cowboys is number 1 Scott Drinkwater
  • Winger for Raiders is number 2 Nick Cotric
    Winger for Cowboys is number 2 Kyle Feldt
  • Centre for Raiders is number 3 Matthew Timoko
    Centre for Cowboys is number 3 Valentine Holmes
  • Centre for Raiders is number 4 Semi Valemei
    Centre for Cowboys is number 4 Peta Hiku
  • Winger for Raiders is number 5 Jordan Rapana
    Winger for Cowboys is number 5 Murray Taulagi
  • Five-Eighth for Raiders is number 6 Jack Wighton
    Five-Eighth for Cowboys is number 6 Tom Dearden
  • Halfback for Raiders is number 7 Brad Schneider
    Halfback for Cowboys is number 7 Chad Townsend

Forwards

  • Prop for Raiders is number 8 Josh Papalii
    Prop for Cowboys is number 10 Coen Hess
  • Hooker for Raiders is number 9 Tom Starling
    Hooker for Cowboys is number 9 Reece Robson
  • Prop for Raiders is number 10 Joseph Tapine
    Prop for Cowboys is number 16 Reuben Cotter
  • 2nd Row for Raiders is number 11 Corey Harawira-Naera
    2nd Row for Cowboys is number 12 Jeremiah Nanai
  • 2nd Row for Raiders is number 12 Elliott Whitehead
    2nd Row for Cowboys is number 15 Heilum Luki
  • Lock for Raiders is number 13 Ryan Sutton
    Lock for Cowboys is number 13 Jason Taumalolo

Interchange

  • Interchange for Raiders is number 14 Xavier Savage
    Interchange for Cowboys is number 8 Jordan McLean
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 15 Emre Guler
    Interchange for Cowboys is number 11 Tom Gilbert
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 16 Adam Elliott
    Interchange for Cowboys is number 14 Jake Granville
  • Interchange for Raiders is number 17 Corey Horsburgh
    Interchange for Cowboys is number 17 Connelly Lemuelu

Reserves

  • Replacement for Raiders is number 18 Sebastian Kris
    Replacement for Cowboys is number 23 Ben Hampton

Match Officials

  • Referee: Ashley Klein
  • Touch Judge: Jon Stone
  • Touch Judge: Drew Oultram
  • Senior Review Official: Grant Atkins

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Canberra Raiders v North Queensland Cowboys
Thursday April 14, 7.50pm, GIO Stadium

1. Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad
2. Nick Cotric
3. Matt Timoko
4. Semi Valemei
5. Jordan Rapana
6. Jack Wighton
7. Brad Schneider
8. Josh Papalii
9. Tom Starling
10. Joe Tapine
11. Corey Harawira-Naera
12. Elliott Whitehead (C)
13. Ryan Sutton

14. Xavier Savage
15. Emre Guler
16. Adam Elliott
17. Corey Horsburgh
18. Sebastian Kris
19. Hudson Young
20. Matt Frawley
21. Albert Hopoate
22. Jarrod Croker
23. Trey Mooney
24. Peter Hola

Injuries/Suspension

Jamal Fogarty – Knee – Round 15-17

Josh Hodgson – Knee – Season

Harley Smith-Shields – Knee – Season

Acknowledgement of Country

Canberra Raiders respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.