The South Sydney Rabbitohs are pleased to announce their teams for round 26 of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership, against the Sydney Roosters in the second leg of the Ron Coote Cup for 2015, to be played at Allianz Stadium on Friday 4 September at 7:45pm.

The Rabbitohs have named Chris McQueen in the second row to replace the injured John Sutton, with Cameron McInnes being named at hooker to replace the suspended Issac Luke.

Rabbitohs prop Thomas Burgess will play his 50th NRL game this Friday night, having made his NRL debut against the Parramatta Eels in round 15, 2013. Burgess also played 46 games in the English Super League with the Bradford Bulls before joining South Sydney.

The Rabbitohs Holden Cup team for round 26 is:

1)     Jordie Hedges

2)     Devon Makoare-Boyce

3)     Haimona Hiroti

4)     Tevita Cottrell

5)     Damon Goolagong

6)     Chad O’Donnell

7)     Eli Levido

8)     Treyvon Leuluai

9)     Aaron Booth

10)  Tim Davis

11)  Wallace Tangiiti

12)  Jacob McCudden

13)  Hayden Preece

Interchange:

14)  Liam Coleman

15)  Josh Ellison

16)  Gabe Hamlin

17)  Joe Gardiner

18)  Joe Besgrove

Coach – Troy Finch

 

Don’t forget, the North Sydney Bears will open their 2015 NSW Cup Finals campaign against the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs this Saturday at Belmore Sports Ground. Kick-off is at 6pm.

The North Sydney Bears’ NSW Cup team for Week One of the Finals is:

1)     Daryl Millard

2)     Irae Simone

3)     John Olive

4)     Ed Murphy

5)     Bernard Gregorius

6)     Cody Walker

7)     Darren Nicholls

8)     Nathan Brown

9)     Scott Sorensen

10)  Zane Musgrove

11)  Tulsa Saumamao

12)  Jack Gosiewski

13)  Jesse Roberts

Interchange:

14)  Matt Hyland

15)  Clayton Williams

16)  Angus Crichton

17)  Latrell Schaumkel

Head Coach – Ben Gardiner