LATE MAIL | Sharks v Cowboys

Sharks skipper Paul Gallen, originally named in jersey 18, didn’t make the trip to Townsville and wont play against the Cowboys at 1300SMILES Stadium today.

Gallen has a rib cartilage injury and will be racing the clock to be fit for the third and deciding State Origin match on Wednesday week.

The rest of the Sharks side however has arrived fit and ready to go, with no changes to the selected line up.

Blake Ayshford, missing last weekend due to a back injury, has travelled with the team as 18th man.

The Sharks team to take on the Cowboys is as follows;

NRL Team List – Round 16

Sharks v Cowboys 

Saturday, June 27

1-300 SMILES Stadium

Kick-off – 5.30pm

1                   Michael Gordon


2                   Sosaia Feki


3                   Gerard Beale


4                   Ricky Leutele
            

5                   Valentine Holmes
            

6                   Jack Bird             

7                   Jeff Robson           

8                   Andrew Fifita             

9                   Michael Ennis          

10               Matt Prior          

11               Luke Lewis          

12               Wade Graham (c)          

13               Chris Heighington


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14               Jayson Bukuya


15               Ben Barba


16               David Fifita         

17               Sam Tagataese