Thursday – Early news
Round 20 teamsheets have dropped! Early news, Its looking likely that Cerra and Cripps are back in for the Blues, and Laird is also lookinga likely inclusion for the Showdown in Adelaide. Unfortunately Ashcroft will be getting a knee recognstructiuon and ruckman Sean Darcy has been ruled out for the remainder of the year. Sam Walsh has been listed as 2-3 for his hamstring injury, and Jordan Ridley looks unlikely to play again this season with a quad injury.
Important times to remember:
Weekend Teamsheets ~6:20pm EST Thurs
Sunday games Extended bench selection ~5:00pm EST Friday
Game 1: Collingwood vs. Carlton
Fri July 28, 7:50pm AEST, MCG
Notes: As expected, Adam Cerra and Patrick Cripps are back in for the Blues, and we knew Walsh was out with a hamstring injury.
|INS||None||INS||P.Cripps, J.Martin, M.Owies, M.Pittonet, A.Cerra, C.Marchbank|
|OUTS||B.Hill (illness)||OUTS||L.Cowan (omitted), P.Dow (omitted), J.Honey (omitted), E.Curnow (omitted), S.Walsh (hamstring), J.Silvagni (knee), Le.Young (sub)|
Game 2: Geelong vs. Fremantle
Sat July 29, 1:45pm AEST, GMHBA Stadium
Notes: Matthew Johnson is out for Fremantle if you still have him. Oisin Mullin out as sub and a chance as sub again
|OUTS||O.Mullin (sub), M.O’Connor (omitted)||OUTS||M.Johnson (managed), E.Stanley (sub)|
Game 3: Western Bulldogs vs. GWS
Sat July 29, 1:45pm AEST, MARS Stadium
Notes: Not much to note here other than the return of Jason Johannisen from injury.
|OUTS||O.Baker (omitted), R.West (sub), B.Khamis (omitted)||OUTS||N.Haynes (omitted), J.Fahey (sub)|
Game 4: Gold Coast vs. Brisbane
Sat July 29, 4:35pm AEST, Heritage Bank Stadium
Notes: We already knew rookie gun Will Ashcroft was out with an injury.
|OUTS||B.Long (omitted), H.Oea (omitted), J.Farrar (sub)||OUTS||W.Ashcroft (knee)|
Game 5: Essendon vs. Sydney
Sat July 29, 7:25pm AEST, Marvel Stadium
Notes: Ridley is out with a Quad injury.
|OUTS||J.Ridley (quad), J.Stringer (foot)||OUTS||R.Clarke (sub)|
Game 6: Adelaide vs. Port Adelaide
Sat July 29, 7:10pm ACST, Adelaide Oval
Notes: Laird is officially back in. Ruck rookie Dante Visentini gets another run for Port with Scott Lycett being managed.
|INS||M.Keane, M.Michalanney, R.Laird||INS||D.Byrne-Jones, D.Visentini|
|OUTS||B.Cook (omitted), N.Murray (knee), I.Rankine (hamstring), J.Hately (sub)||OUTS||T.Boak (managed), W.Rioli (suspension), S.Lycett (managed)|
Game 7: Hawthorn vs. St Kilda
Sun July 30, 1:10pm AEST, Marvel Stadium
Notes: Please Check extended bench selection ~5pm Friday. Tom Campbell is on the extended bench, if he makes the cut could be a red flag for Rowan Marshall. Brandon Ryan is a potential debut on hawks extended bench.
|INS||L.Meek, F.Greene, C.Mackenzie, J.Blanck, B.Ryan, L.Bramble||INS||R.Byrnes, Z.Cordy, L.Stocker, T.Campbell, T.Highmore|
|OUTS||K.Amon (injured), D.Grainger-Barras (omitted), N.Reeves (suspension)||OUTS||D.Howard (hand), B.Hill (lungs)|
Game 8: Richmond vs. Melbourne
Sun July 30, 3:20pm AEST, MCG
Notes: Please Check extended bench selection ~5pm Friday. Brodie Grundy is named on the extended bench, as is Jayden Short who is possibly back in for te tigers..
|INS||N.Cumberland, J.Short, S.Ryan||INS||J.Harmes, C.Spargo, M.Hibberd, H.Petty, B.Grundy|
|OUTS||None||OUTS||T.Sparrow (injured), B.Brown (omitted)|
Game 9: West Coast vs. North Melbourne
Sun July 30, 2:40pm AWST, Optus Stadium
Notes: Please Check extended bench selection ~5pm Friday. A possible debut for North with Robert Hansen Jr named on extended bench. Check if other rookies like Harvey make the cut as well.
|West Coast||North Melbourne|
|INS||L.Edwards, E.Yeo, J.Rotham, G.Clark, C.Jamieson||INS||J.Simpkin, H.Greenwood, K.Turner, R.Hansen Jr|
|OUTS||L.Shuey (hamstring), S.Petrevski-Seton (suspension)||OUTS||L.Shiels (calf)|