Canberra names its first team of the year.
The Canberra Raiders have unveiled the official team list on raiders.com.au (3rd March, 2015), for the round 1 clash of the 2015 season against the Cronulla Sharks at Remondis Stadium on Sunday night.
Change is definitely the theme for the first squad of the year, with new players and combinations to be found throughout the list. New signings including Sisa Waqa and Josh Hodgson immediately take up starting positions, and a new halves pairing of Mitch Cornish and Blake Austin will be steering the ship.
The full team list is below:
1. Jack Wighton, 2. Sisa Waqa, 3. Jarrod Croker ©, 4. Edrick Lee, 5. Jordan Rapana, 6. Blake Austin, 7. Mitch Cornish, 8. David Shillington, 9. Josh Hodgson, 10. Dane Tilse, 11. Josh Papalii, 12. Iosia Soliola, 13. Shaun Fensom
14. Josh McCrone, 15. Frank-Paul Nuuausala, 16. Paul Vaughan, 17. Shannon Boyd
Coach: Ricky Stuart
Will the new-look roster be effective in round 1?