Knights v Dragons

20 Sep 20 0 Comments

Written by Adam Whitelock

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Sunday, 20th of September, 4:05 PM, NRL Round 19, McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle, Newcastle Knights versus St George Illawarra Dragons NRL Match Fixture

Last week the Knights were hammered by defending premiers the Roosters, while the Dragons copped a flogging at the hands the Raiders. Newcastle will need to bounce back and will be out to win their two remaining games before the finals, whilst the Dragons players will be looking to impress new incoming coach Anthony Griffin and show why they should remain at the club after an average season.

The Newcastle Knights

Hymel Hunt Edrick Lee
Kalyn Ponga Kurt Mann
Mitchell Barnett Tex Hoy
Phoenix Crossland
Tautau Moga

Newcastle Knights 2020 squad list excluding above changes below;

1. Kalyn Ponga 2. Edrick Lee 3. Enari Tuala 4. Hymel Hunt 5. Starford To’a 6. Tex Hoy 7. Mitchell Pearce 8. David Klemmer 9. Chris Randall 10. Daniel Saifiti 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon 12. Aidan Guerra 13. Mitchell Barnett

Reserves: 14. Phoenix Crossland 15. Jacob Saifiti 16. Herman Ese’ese 17. Sione Mata’utia 18. Josh King 19. Pasami Saulo 20. Mason Lino 21. Tautau Moga

Coach: Adam O’Brien

The St George Illawarra Dragons

Brayden Wiliame Adam Clune
Eddie Blacker Billy Brittain
Jayden Sullivan Euan Aitken
Max Feagai
Tariq Sims

St George Illawarra Dragons 2020 squad list excluding above changes below;

1. Matthew Dufty 2. Jordan Pereira 3. Euan Aitken 4. Zac Lomax 5. Cody Ramsey 6. Corey Norman 7. Adam Clune 8. Kaide Ellis 9. Ben Hunt 10. Paul Vaughan 11. Tyson Frizell 12. Jackson Ford 13. Cameron McInnes

Reserves: 14. Tariq Sims 15. Josh Kerr 16. Blake Lawrie 17. Max Feagai 18. Eddie Blacker 19. Tyrell Fuimaono 20. Brayden Wiliame 21. Jayden Sullivan

Coach: Dean Young


The last time these two teams met the Knights walloped the Dragons 45-12, Previously, in earlier years and most recent form, 39 matches played between the Knights and the Dragons favouring the Dragons winning 27, all other statistics suggest the Knights take care of business!



Newcastle Knights by 18

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