North Queensland Toyota Cowboys prop Matt Scott has been rested for today’s round 22 NRL match against the Cronulla Sharks at Remondis Stadium.

Scott didn’t travel with the team to Sydney, with Ben Hannant to move into a starting prop’s position where he will partner New South Wales representative James Tamou, while Sam Hoare comes on to the bench after originally being named as 18th man.

The match kicks off at Remondis Stadium at 5.30pm.

COWBOYS SQUAD: 1 Lachlan Coote, 2 Matthew Wright, 3 Justin O’Neill, 4 Kane Linnett, 5 Antonio Winterstein, 6 Michael Morgan, 7 Johnathan Thurston, 17 Ben Hannant, 9 Jake Granville, 10 James Tamou, 11 Gavin Cooper, 12 Ethan Lowe, 13 Jason Taumalolo. Interchange: 14 Rory Kostjasyn, 15 John Asiata, 16 Scott Bolton, 18 Sam Hoare.