Competition - NRL. Round - Round 2. Teams - Newcastle Knights v Gold Coast Titans. Date - 11th of March 2017. Venue - MacDonald Jones Stadium

Reserve grade coach Simon Woolford has named a 20-man squad for the side's Round 3 match against the North Sydney Bears.

Tyler Randell moves from hooker to halfback, with 18-year-old Tom Starling being named in both reserve grade and NYC at dummy-half.

Meanwhile, Jacob Gagan moves into the centres to replace the injured Chanel Mata'utia, with promising youngster Kainoa Gudgeon coming up from NYC side to be named on the wing.

Josh King and Jamayne Taunoa-Brown will start in the front row, with Mickey Paea and Sam Mataora ruled out through injury.

The match kicks off at 2.15pm at McDonald Jones Stadium.

RESERVE GRADE SQUAD

1. Nick Meaney
2. Cory Denniss
3. Tom Hughes
4. Jacob Gagan
5. Kainoa Gudgeon
6. Will Pearsall
7. Tyler Randell
8. Josh King
9. Tom Starling
10. Jamayne Taunoa-Brown
11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon
12. Joe Wardle
13. Anthony Tupou
Interchange
14. Braden Robson
15. David Bhana
16. Sam Bernstrom
17. Pat Mata'utia
18. Faitotoa Faitotoa
19. Jake McNamara
20. Tyrone Amey

Meanwhile, NYC coach Todd Lowrie has named a 23-man squad following his side's narrow loss to the Gold Coast Titans last Saturday.

The starting 13 is unchanged, save for Gudgeon who has moved up to reserve grade. His place is taken by Dean Kouka-Smith

The match kicks off at 12.15pm at McDonald Jones Stadium.

NYC SQUAD

1. Matt Cooper
2. Mitch Andrews
3. Brayden Musgrove
4. Heath Gibbs
5. Dean Kouka-Smith
6. Jack Johns
7. Hayden Loughrey
8. Viko Puliuvea
9. Tom Starling
10. Cameron King
11. Zac Hosking
12. Sam McIntyre
13. Kurtis Dark
Interchange
14. Dylan Clark
15. Will Davies
16. Keanu Dawson
17. Eddy Tuilotolava
18. Lachlan Farr
19. Nash Birch
20. Tavita Fesolai
21. Jayden Hocking
22. Brendan O'Hagan
23. Kye Hopwood