Newcastle Knights utility Rory Kostjasyn has suffered a throat injury following accidental contact at training on Saturday.

Kostjasyn was hospitalised however he has been discharged today (Monday).

The 29-year-old will be reassessed in four to six weeks to determine a return date to training. At this stage, Kostjasyn is expected to be out for a minimum of six to eight weeks.

The Club will continue to provide any further updates when appropriate.