LATE MAIL: Broncos v Knights

Newcastle Knights coach Nathan Brown has finalised his 17-man team for Saturday's round seven match against the Brisbane Broncos at Suncorp Stadium.

Josh King makes his NRL debut, becoming player number 273, while David Bhana makes a return from an ankle injury.

Jeremy Smith (knee) and Will Pearsall (omitted) miss the Round 7 match.

Knights

1. Dane Gagai, 2. Nathan Ross, 3. Sione Mata’utia, 4. Pat Mata’utia, 5. Akuila Uate, 6. Jarrod Mullen, 7. Trent Hodkinson (c), 8. Sam Mataora, 9. Tyler Randell, 10. Jack Stockwell, 11. Tariq Sims (c), 12. Korbin Sims, 18. David Bhana. Interchange: 15. Daniel Saifiti, 16. Jacob Saifiti, 17. Pauli Pauli, 20. Josh King.

Broncos

1. Darius Boyd, 2. Corey Oates, 3. Jack Reed, 4. James Roberts, 5. Jordan Kahu, 6. Anthony Milford, 7. Ben Hunt, 8. Josh McGuire, 9. Andrew McCullough, 10. Adam Blair, 11. Alex Glenn, 12. Matt Gillett, 13. Corey Parker (c). Interchange: 14. Jarrod Wallace, 15. Sam Thaiday, 16. Joe Ofahengaue, 17. Kodi Nikorima.

The match kicks off at 7.30pm.