Squad update: Utility and centre replaced for Tigers

Nathan Brown has cut two players from his squad ahead of the nib Newcastle Knights’ Round 23 clash against the Wests Tigers.

Tautau Moga, who has 69 NRL games to his name, will miss the game due to a hamstring niggle.

This will see Bradman Best come into the team to make his NRL debut.

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The other change sees, 106 game veteran, Kurt Mann drop out of the side.

Tim Glasby comes onto the bench with Jamie Buhrer and Chris Randall remaining of the reserves list. 

Coach Brown will finalise his final 17 one hour prior to kick-off.

TEAM

1. Kalyn Ponga, 2. Hymel Hunt, 3. Sione Mata'utia,  20. Bradman Best, 5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall, 6. Mason Lino, 7. Mitchell Pearce, 8. David Klemmer, 9. Danny Levi, 10. Daniel Saifiti, 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon, 12. Mitch Barnett, 13. Josh King. Interchange: 15. Herman Ese'ese, 16. Jacob Saifiti, 17. Aidan Guerra, 21. Tim Glasby, 18. Jamie Buhrer, 19. Chris Randall

DETAILS

Saturday, August 24 at Campbelltown Stadium 

NRL kick-off: 5.30pm