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GIDLEY ENDS SPECULATION ABOUT HIS FUTURE

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He made his NRL debut in 2001 – and went on to captain his state, and play for his country. But today Knights skipper Kurt Gidley ended speculation about his future, announcing he’ll head to England at the end of the season. Read More »

GIDLEY TO PLAY IN ENGLISH SUPER LEAGUE

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Newcastle Knights skipper Kurt Gidley has announced he’s signed a one-year contract with the Warrington Wolves in the English Super League. The Newcastle local has played 236 NRL games, in a career spanning 15 years. Gidley also boasts an impressive representative track record, including 12 appearances in the NSW State of Origin and 12 for Australia. “I have been lucky, to grow up in Newcastle, to have my family’s support and to play for this great Club,” he said. The 32-year-old says the decision to leave was a difficult one. “I have felt sad about leaving, I have felt excited about a new challenge but I am mostly relieved that I have reached the stage of making this decision.” “It was a tough one. Newcastle people have been great; they are very supportive, both in good times and in bad,” ... Read More »

BEAU SCOTT TO RETURN FROM INJURY

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The Knights have received a major boost ahead of their clash with Manly. Newcastle’s rep players came through their respective games unscathed, while Beau Scott has been cleared to return from an ankle injury. Read More »

GIDLEY AND LEILUA REPORTEDLY SET TO LEAVE NEWCASTLE

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There’s speculation Newcastle skipper Kurt Gidley will finish his career in the English Super League with the Warrington Wolves next season. It comes amid reports centre Joey Leilua will ask the Knights for a release, to play with the Canberra Raiders in 2016. Read More »

KNIGHTS GET A WEEK OFF AFTER COWBOYS LOSS

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The Knights’ New South Wales Cup side beat the Bulldogs 20 points to 12 this afternoon, with Mata’utai brothers Pat and Chanel scoring three tries between them. Meanwhile Newcastle’s NRL side has been given the week off from training because of the representative round. Coach Rick Stone hopes the break will help his players rediscover their focus, following a fourth straight loss. Read More »

KORBIN SIMS TELLS THE COWBOYS TO BRING IT ON

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Korbin Sims says the Knights don’t fear a fired-up North Queensland outfit as they prepare to do battle this Saturday. The Cowboys say they’re coming to Hunter Stadium to exact revenge for Newcastle’s alleged rough treatment of Johnathan Thurston in round two. Read More »

KNIGHTS CONFIRM BEAU SCOTT WILL LEAVE AT THE END OF THE SEASON

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The Knights have released Beau Scott from the final two years of his contract on compassionate grounds. The rep forward – who’s currently sidelined with an ankle injury – will link with the Eels next season. Read More »

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY AS EELS BEAT KNIGHTS

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The Eels dug deep for what was only their third victory of the season. The final score, 28-22 – leaving Newcastle in a slump, after winning the first four in a row. Read More »

COMMUNICATION KEY TO SUCCESS

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The Knights’ halves say communication will be the key against Parramatta on Sunday. Newcastle is looking to arrest a two-game losing streak. Read More »

KNIGHTS LINE-UP UNCHANGED FOR EELS CLASH

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Despite losing two on the trot, there have been no changes to the Knights squad for their round seven match against Paramatta. Jarrod Mullen and Tariq Sims have been named, with both recovering well from shoulder injuries – while Dane Gagai has extra reason to smile this week. Read More »

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