Squad reduction: Round 6 team update

Nathan Brown has cut two players from his extended bench ahead of the nib Newcastle Knights’ Round 6 clash with the Gold Coast.

Sione Mata'utia has failed to overcome a shoulder complaint and drops out of the side. 

Brodie Jones played Canterbury Cup NSW on Friday and also drops off the bench.

TEAM

1. Kalyn Ponga, 2. Edrick Lee, 3. Hymel Hunt, 4. Jesse Ramien, 5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall, 6. Mason Lino, 7. Mitchell Pearce, 8. David Klemmer, 9. Danny Levi, 10. James Gavet, 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon, 12. Mitch Barnett, 13. Tim Glasby. Interchange: 14. Connor Watson, 15. Herman Ese'ese, 16. Daniel Saifiti, 17. Josh King, 19. Jamie Buhrer, 21. Tautau Moga

DETAILS

Sunday, April 21 at Cbus Super Stadium

NRL kick-off at 2pm