Newcastle Knights

Last updated: 10 March, 2017

Newcastle KnightsThe Newcastle Knights entered the competition in 1988, and are best known for a dominant stretch in the late 90s and early 2000s that saw them claim two premierships. The Knights have struggled since that era however, making just four finals appearances in the past 13 seasons.

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2016 was easily the worst season Newcastle have ever endured. The Knights were beyond appalling, winning one game across the entire season, leading to a second consecutive last place finish and the departure of former club legend Danny Buderus as coach.

Senior coach: Nathan Brown
Captain: Trent Hodkinson
2016 finish: 16th
Premierships: 1997, 2001

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2017 Team List
Mitch Barnett, Jamie Buhrer, Brendan Elliot, Jaelen Feeney, Dane Gagai, Trent Hodkinson, Josh King, Rory Kostjasyn, Brock Lamb, Daniel Levi, Chanel Mata’utia, Peter Mata’utia, Sione Mata’utia, Pauli Pauli, Dylan Phythian, Tyler Randell, Nathan Ross, Daniel Saifiti, Jacob Saifiti, Ken Sio, Bradie Smith, Josh Starling, Jack Stockwell, Sam Stone, Anthony Tupou, Luke Yates

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Newcastle Knights Articles

Panthers hold Newcastle scoreless with 40-point win

Panthers hold Newcastle scoreless with 40-point win

by , 24 Mar 2017

The Penrith Panthers have put on a dominant display to record their biggest ever win over the Newcastle Knights, who they held scoreless at Pepper Stadium.

Penrith Panthers vs Newcastle Knights: NRL live scores, blog

Penrith Panthers vs Newcastle Knights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 24 Mar 2017 Video

The Penrith Panthers will be out to make a statement when they host the always brave Newcastle Knights. Join The Roar for all the action from 6pm (AEDT).

Highlights: Souths scrape in a win over Knights 24-18

Highlights: Souths scrape in a win over Knights 24-18

by , 18 Mar 2017

The South Sydney Rabbitohs have overcome an error-riddled and ill-disciplined first half to beat a spirited Newcastle Knights team 24-18 in Newcastle.

Newcastle Knights vs South Sydney Rabbitohs: NRL live scores, blog

Newcastle Knights vs South Sydney Rabbitohs: NRL live scores, blog

by , 18 Mar 2017 Popular article!

Match result: The South Sydney Rabbitohs have overcome an error-riddled and ill-disciplined first half to beat a spirited Newcastle Knights team 24-18 in Newcastle.

Rugby league belongs to the fans: Now let’s find out what you think

Rugby league belongs to the fans: Now let’s find out what you think

by , 16 Mar 2017

At the end of the day, the National Rugby League is 100 per cent reliant on one thing: you.

Highlights: Knights break 19-game NRL losing streak

Highlights: Knights break 19-game NRL losing streak

by , 11 Mar 2017

The Knights finally ended a 19-match winless streak by securing an eight-point win over the gallant but injury-ravaged Titans this afternoon.

Newcastle Knights vs Gold Coast Titans Highlights: NRL live score, blog

Newcastle Knights vs Gold Coast Titans Highlights: NRL live score, blog

by , 11 Mar 2017 Popular article!

Match result: The Knights finally ended a 19-match winless streak by securing an eight-point win over the gallant but injury-ravaged Titans this afternoon.

Mullen faces lengthy ban after testing positive to anabolic steroid

Mullen faces lengthy ban after testing positive to anabolic steroid

by , 8 Mar 2017

Jarrod Mullen is set to face a maximum four-year ban after his B-sample came back positive for the banned anabolic steroid Drostanolone.

Knights suffer 19th straight NRL loss

Knights suffer 19th straight NRL loss

by , 5 Mar 2017

Warriors second-rower Ryan Hoffman has scored a late winner for a 26-22 first-round win over Newcastle in Auckland, with the hapless Knights suffering their 19th-straight NRL loss.

New Zealand Warriors vs Newcastle Knights highlights: NRL scores, blog

New Zealand Warriors vs Newcastle Knights highlights: NRL scores, blog

by , 5 Mar 2017 Popular article!

Match result: A late winner from Ryan Hoffman has seen the New Zealand Warriors consign the Newcastle Knights to their 19th straight loss.


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