Injuries force Titans changes

Injury has forced Jetstar Gold Coast Titans Coach John Cartwright to make several changes ahead of Monday night’s Round two clash against Cronulla at Gold Coast Stadium Carrara.

Chris Walker who starred for the Jetstar Titans with a personal haul of twelve points including two tries has undergone surgery today after fracturing a bone in his thumb late in the contest. His place will be taken by Mathew Petersen who scored three tries during a thirty minute burst for Queensland Cup side Tweed Heads Seagulls in the Curtain Raiser to the Titans debut.

Petersen was stretchered from the field after injuring his ankle, however has made a remarkable recovery to win his place in the starting line-up.

Josh Graham has replaced James Stosic on the bench with Stosic ruled out with a foot injury.

Graham was impressive during the Burleigh Bears Queensland Cup opener scoring a try and playing a vital role in several others.

Titans: Preston Campbell, Lelea Paea, Mat Rogers, Jake Webster, Matthew Petersen, Matthew Hilder, Scott Prince, Luke BAiley, Clint Amos, Kris Kahler, Anthony Laffranchi, Gavin Cooper, Luke Swain. Subs: Josh Graham, Michael Henderson, Mark Minichello, Nathan Friend.

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