Competition - NRL Premiership Round - Round 08 Teams - Newcastle Knights v Manly Sea Eagles - 25th of April 2016 Venue - Hunter Stadium, Broadmeadow, NSW, Photographer - Paul Barkley

Players' Player: Round 8

Milestone man Jeremy Smith was Players' Player in Round 8, the veteran Kiwi putting in a typically energetic performance on ANZAC Day.

While the match was a frustrating one for the team, Smith conceded no penalties, had 91% tackle accuracy and made no handling errors.

He was strong in defence as well, plugging defensive holes in the middle of the Knights' line when necessary to halt opposition linebreaks.

STATS

. 66 minutes
. 9 runs
. 79 metres
. 28 tackles
. 91% tackle accuracy