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Wests Tigers edge out Newcastle Knights despite Akuila Uate hat-trick

Robert Dillon The forgotten man of Origin, Knights flyer Akuila Uate, scored a hat-trick and broke a club record in vain on Sunday as Newcastle lost their sixth straight game, 23-20 to Wests Tigers at Hunter...

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Akuila Uate ready to break out for Fiji

Ben Horne A fired-up Jarryd Hayne propelled Fiji into the semi-finals of the 2008 World Cup and now it's Akuila Uate's turn to take over as the Bati star with a point to prove.

Akuila Uate not bitter about Kangaroos snub

Akuila Uate.

Liam FitzGibbon Akuila Uate has no hard feelings over his representative snubbing for Australia and NSW but the Fijian flyer would still like to prove a point at the Rugby League World Cup.

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Terry Campese a no-show at Canberra Raiders presentation

Raiders captain Terry Campese playing for the Mounties in the NSW Cup.

Chris Wilson Canberra Raiders captain Terry Campese has gone AWOL.

Blake Austin set to join Canberra Raiders

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 30:  Blake Austin of the Tigers makes a break to score during the round 25 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Wests Tigers at GIO Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Renee McKay/Getty Images)

Michael Carayannis Blake Austin is set to quit the Wests Tigers and link with Canberra on a multi-year deal with the Raiders now turning their attention to Newcastle flyer Akuila Uate.

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Blake Austin ready to quit Wests Tigers for Canberra Raiders

Blake Austin has reportedly asked for a release from the Tigers.

Chris Wilson, Michael Carayannis The Tigers stole back James Tedesco from Canberra's clutches, now the Raiders are set on Blake Austin.

Broncos coach Anthony Griffin shows Wayne Bennett what his men can do

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 23: Ben Barba of the Broncos celebrates after scoring a try during the round 24 NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Newcastle Knights at Suncorp Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Robert Dillon Anthony Griffin might be out of a job at the end of the season and his team still need a minor miracle to reach the NRL play-offs.

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Sisa Waqa promises Canberra Raiders he won't backflip for French rugby

Raiders scare: Sisa Waqa has assured the Canberra club he will be in the capital in 2015.

Chris Wilson Winger rings Raiders to douse social media rumours he was planning to renege on his two-year deal.

Newcastle Knights beat Melbourne Storm as Kurt Gidley scores with post-siren goal in NRL thriller

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Robert Dillon Newcastle skipper Kurt Gidley kicked a goal after the siren to give Newcastle a stunning 32-30 win against Melbourne at Hunter Stadium on Saturday night.

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Knights v Warriors

Michael Carayannis Newcastle v Warriors at Hunter Stadium, Sunday 2pm

Sione Mata'utia scores three tries as Newcastle Knights topple New Zealand Warriors

Defence: The Warriors get a rare hand on Newcastle's Sione Mata'utia, who scored three tries in yesterday's tight encounter.

Robert Dillon Teenage tyro Sione Mata'utia scored a sensational hat-trick as the Newcastle Knights ambushed the Warriors 28-22 at Hunter Stadium on Sunday.

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Talkin' Teams and Ultimate League round 23

Month on the sidelines: Sonny Bill Williams fractured his thumb against Newcastle on Friday night.

Chris Boulous Join Chris Boulous for the NRL team news as it comes as well as plenty of Ultimate League chat.

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Melbourne Storm prop Jordan McLean ruled out of Newcastle game

Scratched: Jordan McLean.

Roy Ward Melbourne Storm prop Jordan McLean will not face Newcastle Knights at Hunter Stadium on Saturday after a hamstring injury forced him out of the side.

Knights v Storm

Michael Chammas Newcastle v Melbourne at Hunter Stadium, Saturday 5.30pm

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Talkin' teams and Ultimate League (round 20)

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 27:  Paul Gallen of the Sharks celebrates victory with fans after the round 16 NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Cronulla Sharks at Suncorp Stadium on June 27, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Chris Boulous Join Chris Boulous for the NRL team news as it comes as well as plenty of Ultimate League chat.

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Late mail: Newcastle Knights hand Mata'utia brothers dream debuts

In focus: Chanel and Sione Mata'utia on Thursday.

Michael Carayannis Brothers Sione and Chanel Mata'utia will make their NRL debuts together for Newcastle as late replacements for Darius Boyd and Akuila Uate against the Roosters at Hunter Stadium on Friday night.

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Knights to remember: How Newcastle recorded a win for the ages

Phil Gould dinkus

Phil Gould Well, one thing we learned on Friday night is that there is definitely no “give-up” in the Newcastle Knights.

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Newcastle Knights v Sydney Roosters

Hunter Stadium, Newcastle, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)

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Sione and Chanel Mata’utia first brothers to make their debuts in same game for 70 years

Oh brother: Chanel and Sione Mata’utia prepare for their top-grade debuts.

Brett Keeble Sione and Chanel Mata’utia will become the first brothers in more than 70 years to make their first-grade debuts in the same game when they run on for the Newcastle Knights against defending...

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Newcastle Knights v Sydney Roosters

Sonny Bill Williams tackled by the Knights defence.

Andrew Sonter Can the Knights upset the Roosters at Hunter Stadium?

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