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Daniel Saifiti

Prop

Knights

Player Bio

Height:
195 cm
Weight:
121 kg
Age:
22
Date of Birth:
01 May 1996
Birthplace:
Newcastle, NSW
Nickname:
DSaf
Debut Club:
Newcastle Knights
Opposition:
Gold Coast Titans
Date:
06 March 2016
Round:
1
Previous Club:
-
Junior Club:
The Entrance Tigers
Biography:

Last season was a breakout year for the prop.

Regarded as a future Australian representative according to Andrew Johns, Saifiti is only getting better with age.

The towering forward, who is signed on at the Knights until at least the end of 2020, is a direct player who takes good metres after contact and helps the team to go forward early in sets.

The local junior made has represented Fiji alongside his twin brother Jacob and was selected for the Emerging Blues squad in 2018.

Saifiti averaged 113.2 running metres for 2018.

Career

Appearances
68
Tries
6

2019 Season

Appearances
4

Scoring

Tries
0

Attack

Tackle Breaks
1
Average Hit Ups
7.8
Post Contact Metres
108.3

Passing

Offloads
0

Defence

Tackles Made
90
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
85.6
Total Running Metres
342

Fantasy

Total Points
102
Average Points
25

2019 Season - By Round

2019 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
1 Sharks Won 14 - 8 Interchange 23 - - - - - 1 28 - 8 12 3 68 61 6
4 Dragons Lost 12 - 13 Interchange 51 - - - - - - 21 - 10 24 2 81 61 19
5 Sea Eagles Lost 18 - 26 Interchange 53 - - - - - - 36 - 14 30 1 130 106 23
6 Titans Lost 38 - 14 Interchange 45 - - - - - - 23 - 9 24 3 62 40 21

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Forced Drop Outs Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Knights 2016 20 1 19 - 5% 1 - 4 - - - 28 715 15 492 39 2,091 104.59 240 708 35.4
Knights 2017 23 5 18 - 22% 2 - 8 18 0.77 1 35 994 12 514 46 2,700 117.39 433 823 35.8
Knights 2018 21 9 12 - 43% 3 - 12 - - - 26 875 12 532 50 2,376 113.18 539 752 35.0
Knights 2019 4 1 3 - 25% - - - - - - 1 108 - 90 9 342 85.58 71 102 25.0

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Knights 2016 2018 68 16 52 - - 6 - 24 27 0.40 90 2,692 39 1,628 144 7,502 110.00 1,284 2,393 35.2

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