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Panthers v Knights Round 17 NRL Team List

nib Newcastle Knights Head Coach, Adam O'Brien, has named his 22-man squad for our battle against the Penrith Panthers at BlueBet Stadium.

Greg Marzhew returns to the wing with Enari Tuala included in the extended bench along with Brodie Jones.

Phoenix Crossland will play his 50th NRL match, after progressing through our pathways system and debuting at just 19 years old in Round 16, 2019. 

Lachlan Fitzgibbon is unavailable for selection due a Category One concussion from last week's match against the Roosters.

NSW Blues backrower Tyson Frizell will be assessed following Origin tomorrow night.

See the team below:


1. Kalyn Ponga (C) - Hunter City Motor Group

2. Dom Young - M&J Chickens

3. Dane Gagai - PalmerBet

4. Bradman Best - Sydney Direct Fresh Produce 

5. Greg Marzhew - PKF

6. Tyson Gamble - Taylor's Outdoor Power Equipment

7. Jackson Hastings - Triple M

8. Daniel Saifiti - Hunter Imaging 

9. Phoenix Crossland - East Coast Building and Pest

10. Leo Thompson - Mobile Mouthguards

11. Tyson Frizell (C) - A Plus Contracting

12. Dylan Lucas - The Wests Group 

13. Adam Elliott - NBN


14. Kurt Mann - Greg Tapp Printing

15. Jacob Saifiti - Guardian Safety Solutions

16. Jack Hetherington - Bella Group Services

17. Mat Croker - Allara Learning

Extended Bench:

18. Brodie Jones

19. Enari Tuala

20. Lachlan Miller

21. Jack Johns

22. Adam Clune