South Sydney are sweating on scans of a neck damage to Cameron Murray after the Rabbitohs captain wasn’t named in Jason Demetriou’s squad for his or her round-10 NRL conflict with the Warriors.
Murray’s standing was not included in a membership medical replace launched on Tuesday, however the no-nonsense lock is more likely to miss the subsequent month of motion.
It leaves the 24-year-old racing the clock to be match for the primary State of Origin recreation on June 8.
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Following the Warriors recreation at Magic Spherical, Souths face Canberra, the Wests Tigers and have been given a bye earlier than Origin I.
Cody Walker has been named captain, whereas Jai Arrow will play lock in opposition to the Warriors.
NSW teammate Brian To’o informed reporters at Penrith coaching on Tuesday that Murray’s absence from Brad Fittler’s aspect can be sizable.
“He is clearly been among the best Blues gamers, (he’s) very constant even with the Bunnies,” To’o mentioned.
“He at all times leads by instance and works onerous for the boys and he at all times places the boys first.”