Round 16 Canterbury Cup team

Rory Kostjasyn has named Jacob Gagai at fullback for Newcastle's Round 16 Canterbury Cup NSW clash with the Warriors on Saturday.

Chris Randall slots into the halves alongside 20s playmaker Bayden Searle with Zac Woolford promoted from the bench and into the No.9.

The Knights face the Warriors on Saturday July 6 from 5.20pm at McDonald Jones Stadium.

CANTERBURY CUP TEAM

1. Jacob Gagai 2. Kiah Cooper, 3. Tautau Moga, 4. Mitch Andrews, 5. Toby Marks, 6. Chris Randall, 7. Bayden Searle 8. Jirah Momoisea, 9. Zac Woolford, 10. Tevita Alifa 11. Ben Talty, 12. Brodie Jones, 13. Zac Hosking. Interchange: 14. Dylan Lucas, 15. Lewis Hamilton, 16. Jack Cameron, 17. Daniel Ticehurst, 18. Elijah Rasiga

Meanwhile, Jersey Flegg have the weekend off with a bye.