NRL 2018: Representative Round Injury Ward

RealSport takes its weekly look through all the ins and outs for your favourite rugby league side and for those playing Supercoach/NRL fantasy.

  1. 1 Brisbane Broncos



    Expected Return

    Andre Savelio



    Matt GillettNeckRound 17-18
    Payne HaasShoulderIndefinite
    Jack BirdSternumRound 15
    Korbin SimsJawRound 16-18
    Tevita PangaiRibsTBC

    Tevita Pangai's return is yet unknown and Gillett's return has been pushed back a week.

  2. 2 Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs



    Expected Return

    Kieran Foran


    Round 16-18

    Josh MorrisKneeRound 19
    Danny FualaloAnkleRound 16-19

    No new injury news

  3. 3 North Queensland Cowboys



    Expected Return

    Josh Chudleigh



    John Asiata


    Round 18

    Jordan McLeanFootRound 16
    Michael MorganBicepsSeason
    Sam HoareKneeTBC

    Morgan will not return for the Cowboys this season and Hoare is also out for an extended time.

  4. 4 St. George Illawarra Dragons

    No injuries reported

  5. 5 Parramatta Eels



    Expected Return

    Tepai Moeroa


    Round 18

    Tony WilliamsKnee Season
    Will SmithHamstringRound 16
    Kaysa PritchardGroinRound 16
    Beau ScottKnee Season
    Nathan BrownArmTBC

    Mitchell Moses, Marita Niukore and Greg Leleisiuao have all made successful recoveries from injury.

  6. 6 Newcastle Knights

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Tautau MogaKneeSeason
    Mitchell PearcePectoralRound 18-19
    Jacob SaifitiShoulderRound 24
    Daniel SaifitiFootRound 18-20
    Jamie BuhrerKneeSeason
    Nathan RossGroin Round 16-18

    No new injury news.

  7. 7 Penrith Panthers



    Expected Return

    Sam McKendryKneeSeason
    Waqa BlakeAnkleRound 17
    Josh MansourCheekboneIndefinite
    Dylan EdwardsShoulderSeason
    Moses LeotaPectoralRound 16
    Peter WallaceShoulderRetired
    Viliame KikauKneeRound 16
    Reagan Campbell-GillardJawRound 22

    Look set to welcome back Leota and Kikau after the representative round.

  8. 8 Canberra Raiders

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Junior PauloFootRound 18
    Jordan RapanaHamstringRound 22

    Josh Hodgson made a highly successful return on the weekend and will back up next week.

  9. 9 South Sydney Rabbitohs

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Braidon BurnsKneeIndefinite
    Richie KennarAnkleRound 14

    No new injury news

  10. 10 Sydney Roosters

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Ryan MattersonConcussionRound 16
    Bernard LewisACLSeason
    Dylan NapaAnkle Round 16

    Napa should be fit for Origin on Sunday, otherwise there are no more injuries to report on.

  11. 11 Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Curtis SironenKneeSeason
    Kelepi TanginoaKneeSeason
    Lachlan CrokerACLSeason
    Dylan WalkerFacial InjuryRound 18
    Jack GosiewskiBroken ArmTBC
    Apisai KoroisauFootRound 22-24
    Moses SuliSternumRound 16

    Suli will likely return immediately from what was an expected long-term injury on the weekend.

  12. 12 Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Josh DuganStress Fracture FibulaRound 16
    Luke LewisCalfTBC

    Lewis is a chance to play the Warriors after the break.

  13. 13 Melbourne Storm

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Dale FinucaneThumbRound 18
    Jesse BromwichHamstringRound 18-20

    No new injury news.

  14. 14 Gold Coast Titans

    Player Injury Expected Return
    Max KingShoulderSeason

    Max King is out for the season.

  15. 15 New Zealand Warriors

    PlayerInjuryExpected Return
    Nathaniel RoacheBack Season
    Leivaha PuluFootRound 20
    Junior PaugaKneeRound 14

    No new injury news.

  16. 16 Wests Tigers

    Player Injury Expected Return
    David NofoalumaCalfTBC
    Benji MarshallCalfRound 20
    Mahe FonuaBroken ArmRound 21-25
    Josh ReynoldsHamstringRound 16

    Fonua is out for a month minimum and Reynolds likely to return after the representative round after withdrawing late from the Raiders game with injury.

Look out each week for returning stars and recent (fingers crossed there are only a few) injuries that will affect your side and your super-coach or fantasy teams.

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