The desperate Newcastle Knights host the North Queensland Cowboys in need of a change in fortune.
Where: Hunter Stadium, Newcastle
When: 5.00am Saturday 25 April (2.00pm local)
Watch live: Premier Sports
The Knights couldn’t hold on against Parramatta in round 7 and are in a real funk at the moment. After a good start to the season they are floundering.
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The Cowboys are the complete opposite. They were terrible in the first few rounds but now seem unstoppable.
Something will have to give.
Rick Stone has decided against weilding the axe and has named an unchanged team from the Eels game. Paul Green has also gone with an unchanged 17, rewarding his charges for their string of victories.