Gold Coast Titans vs Newcastle Knights Tips and Odds – NRL 2021

Robina Stadium will play host to Saturday's Round 5 NRL game between Gold Coast Titans and Newcastle Knights. The game kicks off at 3:00 pm with Gold Coast Titans heading into the game as favourites with the bookmakers. Continue reading for our in-depth preview of the Gold Coast Titans vs. Newcastle Knights game and give you our free tips and bets.

When: Saturday April 10, 2021 at 3:00 pm

Where: Robina Stadium

Bet: Bet On This Match HERE

Gold Coast Titans vs Newcastle Knights Odds

Gold Coast Titans vs Newcastle Knights Preview

The Gold Coast Titans are 2-2 and one of the NRL’s up-and-coming teams, but they’re yet to really hit their straps after falling to the Raiders in Round 4. The Newcastle Knights, on the other hand, haven’t been given the chance. Just as they started to look somewhat healthy, Tex Hoy, Kurt Mann and Mitchell Pearce all failed to finish their 22-13 loss to the Dragons. None of the injured trio have been named for this week. However, there is some positive news.

Kalyn Ponga has been named for the first time this season, while Blake Green will be better for the 30 minutes last week. Connor Watson is familiar with the five-eighth role too. Chris Randall, Pasami Saulo and Brodie Jones are new names on the interchange bench. Justin Holbrook welcomes back Brian Kelly to the centres. His decision on who to replace him with has been made easy, though. With Anthony Don ruled out with a hip injury, Phillip Sami makes way for Kelly by moving to the bench.

Provided David Klemmer gets over his knee injury to play on Saturday, the Knights have come out of Round 4’s injury hit relatively well. Their pack can still compete with the Titans through the middle. With Green and Ponga back, there is an argument there for the Knights having the better of the two spines. It’s asking a lot of Green and Ponga to manufacture points in their first hit-out of the season together, but Jayden Brailey’s fine form will help things. Few teams are positon to handle David Fifita on the edge too. While the Titans deserve to be favourites, the Knights aren’t too far behind if this 17 lasts through to Saturday.

Content provided by p

Head To Head Bet

Gold Coast Titans
Bet Now

We're tipping Gold Coast Titans to win at $1.31 odds.

First Try Scorer

Phillip Sami
Bet Now

First Try Scorer: Phillip Sami at $9.50.

Gold Coast Titans vs Newcastle Knights Teams

Titans team: 1. Alexander Brimson 2. Phillip Sami 3. Brian Kelly 4. Patrick Herbert 5. Corey Thompson 6. Tanah Boyd 7. Jamal Fogarty 8. Jarrod Wallace 9. Mitch Rein 10. Tino Fa’asuamaleaui 11. Kevin Proctor 12. David Fifita 13. Tyrone Peachey 14. Moeaki Fotuaika 15. Sam Lisone 16. Jaimin Jolliffe 17. Erin Clark 18. Beau Fermor 19. Herman Ese’ese 20. Sam McIntyre 21. Ashley Taylor

Knights team: 1. Kalyn Ponga 2. Starford To’a 3. Enari Tuala 4. Gehamat Shibasaki 5. Hymel Hunt 6. Connor Watson 7. Blake Green 8. David Klemmer 9. Jayden Brailey 10. Daniel Saifiti 11. Tyson Frizell 12. Mitchell Barnett 13. Sauaso Sue 14. Chris Randall 15. Pasami Saulo 16. Josh King 17. Brodie Jones 18. Jack Johns 19. Brayden Musgrove 20. Simi Sasagi 21. Garrett Smith