Coach Nathan Brown has named his squad to take on the Melbourne Storm at McDonald Jones Stadium this Sunday.

With nib Newcastle Knights co-captain Jamie Buhrer sidelined with a knee injury, Brown has called on Luke Yates to join the bench.

Josh King starts in the front row with Daniel Saifiti sidelined with a foot injury.


1. Kalyn Ponga
2. Ken Sio
3. Sione Mata'utia
4. Cory Denniss
5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall
6. Connor Watson
7. Jack Cogger
8. Herman Ese'ese
9. Slade Griffin
10. Josh King
11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon
12. Mitch Barnett
13. Aidan Guerra ©

14. Danny Levi
15. Chris Heighington
16. Luke Yates
17. Jacob Lillyman

18. Nick Meaney
19. Sam Stone
20. Brock Lamb
21. Brent Naden

Sunday June 17 – Round 15
Kick-off: 2pm
Venue: McDonald Jones Stadium