Panthers coach Ivan Cleary has named his side to tackle St George-Illawarra Dragons at WIN Stadium on Thursday night. In his 250th first-grade game as coach, Cleary welcomes back Isaac John in the halves alongside Jamie Soward. Hooker Api Koroisau retains his starting spot while Sika Manu and Waqa Blake have been added to an extended bench.

1. Will SMITH
2. Josh MANSOUR
3. Lewis BROWN
4. Isaah YEO
5. David SIMMONS
6. Isaac JOHN
7. Jamie SOWARD
8. Sam McKENDRY
9. Api KOROISAU
10. Reagan CAMPBELL-GILLARD
11. Bryce CARTWRIGHT
12. Tyrone PEACHEY
13. Elijah TAYLOR ©

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14. James SEGEYARO
15. Jeremy LATIMORE
16. Leilani LATU
17. Tupou SOPOAGA
18. Waqa BLAKE
19. Sika MANU

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