Knights v Warriors Round 8 NRL team

nib Newcastle Knights coach Nathan Brown has named his team for the Round 8 clash against the Warriors at Mt Smart Stadium on Sunday.

 

Like last week, Daniel Saifiti starts the game in the front row with James Gavet on the bench.

Kurt Mann remains in the mix for an NRL return after being named on the extended bench.

NRL TEAM 

1. Kalyn Ponga - Redicrete 

2. Edrick Lee - Wellman Strata

3. Hymel Hunt - BSC

4. Jesse Ramien - Newcastle Financial Planning Group

5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall - Triple M

6. Connor Watson - O'Bryan Electrical & Solar

7. Mitchell Pearce - Brydens Lawyers

8. David Klemmer - Jennings Print

9. Danny Levi - M&J Chickens

10. Daniel Saifiti - Kelly Trotter Motor Group

11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon - Port Hunter Conveyors

12. Mitch Barnett - NBN

13. Tim Glasby - Mine Super  

Interchange:

14. Sione Mata'utia - Triple M

15. Herman Ese'ese - Kelly Trotter Motor Group

16. James Gavet - O'Bryan Electrical & Solar

17. Josh King - Port Hunter Conveyors

18. Mason Lino

19. Kurt Mann

20. Jamie Buhrer

21. Pasami Saulo

DETAILS

Sunday, May 5 at Mt Smart Stadium 

NRL kick-off: 2pm (AEST - 4pm NZST)