Coach Nathan Brown has finalised his team to take on the North Queensland Cowboys at 1300Smiles Stadium in Round 8.
The NYC Knights have been defeated 54-12 by the North Queensland Cowboys at 1300SMILES Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
For the NRL’s ANZAC Round this Saturday, the nib Newcastle Knights have been given extra motivation after a visit from Australian defence personnel.
The red and blues get back on the road in Round 8, making the trip north to take on the Cowboys in Townsville.
“Teams have been taking us through the middle so we really need to muscle up there, run hard and keep doing our jobs," Josh Starling said.
The Club traveled with an extended squad to Townsville on Thursday; the final 17-man team will be announced on Saturday.
“We are just trying to build on each performance each week and we’ve come up here confident and ready to go,” said Brendan Elliot.
All the best photos from our Captain's Run at Townsville Sports Complex.
David Bhana underwent the first operation of a two-stage knee reconstruction on Thursday.
“I think Taumalolo is the best player in the NRL, and we need to control their middles,” Jacob Saifiti told Knights TV.