Newcastle Knights coach Brian Smith has named his side that will back up against the Bulldogs this Sunday in their Round 8 clash at Telstra Stadium. Kick off is at 3:00pm, the match shown on delay on Channel 9 - check local guides.
The side is:
Kurt Gidley James McManus Adam MacDougall Brad Tighe Todd Polglase Daniel Abraham Jarrod Mullen Josh Perry Danny Buderus Adam Woolnough Steve Simpson Clint Newton Kirk Reynoldson
Riley Brown Matthew White Cory Paterson Kade Snowden Jesse Royal Michael Young