XXXX Queensland Residents team

Queensland Rugby League (QRL) Chairman Peter Betros has today announced the XXXX Queensland Residents team to play NSW in Brisbane next Sunday.

XXXX Queensland Residents:

  1. Jahrome Hughes

Townsville Blackhawks

  2. Sami Sauiluma

Burleigh Bears

  3. Nemani Valekapa

Ipswich Jets

  4. Aaron Whitchurch

Redcliffe Dolphins

  5. Linc Port

Northern Pride

  6. Cameron Cullen

Burleigh Bears

  7. Darren Nicholls

Redcliffe Dolphins

  8. Sam Anderson

Redcliffe Dolphins

  9. Anthony Mitchell

Townsville Blackhawks

10. Herman Ese’ese

Souths Logan Magpies

11. Jack Svendsen

Northern Pride

12. Brett Greinke

Norths Devils

13. Jai Arrow

Norths Devils

14. Mitch Cronin

Wynnum Manly Seagulls

15. Corey Jensen

Townsville Blackhawks

16. David Murphy

Northern Pride

17. Francis Tualau

Easts Tigers

18. Ryley Jacks

Sunshine Coast Falcons

Coach: Aaron Zimmerle (Tweed Heads Seagulls)

The Queensland team enters camp at Royal Pines on the Gold Coast this Tuesday.

Queensland is chasing a third-straight win in the annual representative fixture following last year’s 36-32 victory over NSW in which current NRL contracted players Kyle Feldt, Javid Bowen, Mitchell Frei, Ben Spina and Matt Parcell were all leading performers.

Ten Intrust Super Cup clubs have supplied one or more players to this year’s Queensland team.

The strong form of the Townsville & Districts Blackhawks and Redcliffe Dolphins has been recognised with three players from each club selected in Aaron Zimmerle’s team.

XXXX Queensland Residents v Intrust Super Premiership NSW Residents

Sunday, May 8 – Suzuki Stadium, Langlands Park; 1.40pm* (Live on Channel 9; QLD, NSW)

9am: Gates Open

10am: Cyril Connell Cup Final

11.45am: Mal Meninga Cup Final

Admission: Adults $10 (free entry for all mums as part of the Mother’s Day celebrations!)

Concession: $5

Children free.