The Newcastle Knights have named Ben Kennedy at lock for the Knights clash with South Sydney while Josh Perry returns to the front row after serving his one week suspension.
Matt Parsons has put off back surgery for the time being and will wait until the Knights welcome back most of their injured players, including Steve Simpson and Robbie O'Davis.
NEWCASTLE v SOUTH SYDNEY ROUND 9 AT ENERGYAUSTRALIA STADIUM
3.00PM SUNDAY 11th May 2003
Coach: Michael Hagan
Mark Hughes Anthony Quinn Matthew Gidley Timana Tahu Craig Hall Sean Rudder Danny Buderus Josh Perry Luke Quigley Matt Parsons ? Matthew Jobson Daniel Abraham Ben Kennedy
Andrew Price Clint Newton Blake Mueller Reegan TannerLike