Halifax Panthers head coach Simon Grix has unveiled his 21-man squad ahead of their upcoming match against Toulouse Olympique this Saturday. Grix has made several changes to his lineup, with Jacob Fairbank serving a suspension and Ben Kavanagh ruled out due to a failed Head Injury Assessment (HIA) at the Summer Bash. However, there are a couple of notable returns and a new addition to the squad.

Will Maher makes a comeback to the team, boosting their forward pack with his presence. Additionally, Alex Sutcliffe will join the squad on a dual-registration arrangement from Castleford Tigers, adding depth to the side.

The confirmed squad for the Championship Round Thirteen clash against Toulouse Olympique is as follows:

  1. James Woodburn-Hall
  2. Lachlan Walmsley
  3. Zack McComb
  4. Ben Tibbs
  5. James Saltonstall
  6. Louis Jouffret
  7. Adam Tangata
  8. Brandon Moore
  9. Dan Murray
  10. Ben Kavanagh
  11. Matty Gee
  12. Jacob Fairbank
  13. Kyle Wood
  14. Will Maher
  15. Will Calcott
  16. Brandon Pickersgill
  17. Ryan Lannon
  18. Tom Inman
  19. Eribe Doro
  20. Jake Maizen
  21. Dan Fleming
  22. Kevin Larroyer Dual Registration – Alex Sutcliffe

Grix expressed his confidence in the selected squad, acknowledging the absence of Fairbank and Kavanagh but emphasising the strength and depth within the team. He believes the players chosen have the necessary skills and determination to secure a positive result in the upcoming match.

The encounter between Halifax Panthers and Toulouse Olympique is anticipated to be an intense battle, with both teams eager to secure victory. Fans can expect an exciting clash as the two sides go head-to-head in their quest for crucial Championship points.

The match is scheduled for Saturday, providing an opportunity for Halifax Panthers to showcase their talent and determination on the field. Fans and supporters will be eagerly waiting to see if the selected squad can rise to the challenge and secure a memorable victory against Toulouse Olympique.