NRL Late Mail: Round 1

St George Illawarra Dragons Head Coach Steve Price has made several changes to the line-up against Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium, Olympic Park on Sunday.

Dragons new-recruit Mike Cooper will make his debut for the Red V after being named on the interchange bench.

The prop joins fellow forward Dan Hunt who drops to the bench in lieu of Tyson Frizell who starts alongside Jack de belin in the pack.

Bronson Harrison is the lone player to be omitted from the team.

1. Adam Quinlan

2. Brett Morris

3. Dylan Farrell

4. Gerard Beale

5. Jason Nightingale

6. Gareth Widdop

7. Michael Witt

8. Jack de Belin

9. Mitch Rein

17. Tyson Frizell

11. Leeson Ah Mau

12. Ben Creagh (c)

13. Trent Merrin

10. Dan Hunt

15. Kyle Stanley

16. Joel Thompson

20. Mike Cooper