In a late out, Captain Paul Gallen will not take to the field against the Dragons tonight, ruled out in the side's warm up prior to kick off.

In his place, Jesse Sene-Lefao comes into the 17, with Jayson Bukuya elevated to the starting side.

Matt Prior will start the match as per recent weeks however with Sam Tagataese sidelined with a shoulder injury, will wear the no. 10 jersey for the clash.

Having missed the last five rounds of football, Ricky Leutele will come into the bench tonight and will provide Shane Flanagan with extra attack in the match day 17.

 

NRL TEAM LIST – Round 23

Sharks v Dragons

Saturday, August 13

UOW Jubilee Oval

Kick-off – 7.30pm

 

1 Ben Barba

2 Sosaia Feki

3 Jack Bird

4 Gerard Beale

5 Valentine Holmes

6 James Maloney

7 Chad Townsend

8 Andrew Fifita

9 Michael Ennis

10 Matt Prior

11 Luke Lewis

12 Wade Graham

16 Jayson Bukuya

 

Interchange

 

14 Ricky Leutele

15 Chris Heighington

17 Joseph Paulo

18 Jesse Sene-Lefao