Round 1 Canterbury Cup Late Mail v Warriors

Canterbury Cup Coach Brad Henderson has confirmed his 17 for today's opening game of the 2019 season against the New Zealand Warriors.

Nick Meaney has been named at fullback, while Chris Smith comes into the starting side in jersey 20 after both players were named on the extended bench for the NRL side earlier in the week.

The Bulldogs opening game of the season will be broadcast live on Fox League at 12.45pm Saturday March 16.

TEAM:

19. Nick Meaney

2. Tui Katoa

3. Morgan Harper

4. John Olive

5. Jayden Okunbor

6. Jesse Marschke

7. Jack Cogger

8. Francis Tualau

9. Ben Marschke

10. Ofahiki Ogden

11. Bronson Garlick

12. Rhyse Martin

20. Chris Smith

INTERCHANGE:

13. James Roumanos

14. Jack Nelson

15. Sam Radovu

17. Jesse Martin

COACH: Brad Henderson