Beale called in for Knights encounter

Kiwi international Gerard Beale has been brought into the centres for the Vodafone Warriors’ 16th-round NRL clash against the Newcastle Knights at McDonald Jones Stadium tonight (7.35 kick-off local time; 9.35 NZT).

The 28-year-old Beale is a late replacement for rookie Patrick Herbert (22) who has been ruled out with a hamstring injury.

Beale will be making his sixth appearance of the season and the 182nd of his career after last lining up against Melbourne in round 13.

The rest of the line-up is as selected.

 

VODAFONE WARRIORS v NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS

7.35pm, Saturday, July 6, 2019

Mc Donald Jones Stadium, Newcastle

Referees: Adam Gee and Gavin Badger

 

VODAFONE WARRIORS

1 ROGER TUIVASA-SHECK (c)

2 DAVID FUSITU’A

3 PETA HIKU

18 GERARD BEALE

5 KEN MAUMALO

6 KODI NIKORIMA

7 BLAKE GREEN

8 AGNASTIUS PAASI

9 KARL LAWTON

10 LEESON AH MAU

11 ADAM BLAIR

12 ISAIAH PAPALI’I

13 JAZZ TEVAGA

Interchange:

14 ISSAC LUKE

15 BUNTY AFOA 

16 SAM LISONE

17 LACHLAN BURR

HEAD COACH | STEPHEN KEARNEY