NRL Team: Round 7 v Cowboys

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor has named his mandatory 21-man squad for the Dragons' Round 7 clash against the North Queensland Cowboys at WIN Stadium, Wollongong this Saturday, April 15.

The Dragons are unchanged following their huge 35-10 win over the Sea Eagles at Lottoland in Round 6 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

While Tyson Frizell suffered an oblique muscle strain against the Sea Eagles, he has been named in the back row to face the Cowboys.

NRL Squad for Round 7 v North Queensland Cowboys:

1. Jason Nightingale
2. Nene Macdonald
3. Euan Aitken
4. Tim Lafai
5. Kurt Mann
6. Gareth Widdop (c)
7. Josh McCrone
8. Russell Packer
9. Cameron McInnes
10. Paul Vaughan
11. Tyson Frizell
12. Joel Thompson
13. Jack de Belin
Interchange:
14. Tariq Sims
15. Leeson Ah Mau
16. Hame Sele
17. Taane Milne
18. Blake Lawrie
19. Kalifa Faifai Loa
20. Luciano Leilua
21. Jacob Host

Players unavailable:

Will Matthews (hip) – indefinite

Kiti Glymin (shoulder) – indefinite

Drew Hutchison (knee) – season

Levi Dodd (knee) – season

Josh Dugan (hamstring) – Round 8