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The Newcastle Knights have fallen on hard times since their stunning exploits in the early years of the NRL.

The Knights ended their finals drought at last in 2020, although they couldn’t make it past the first week of the postseason.

Can Newcastle climb the ladder in 2021? Let’s see where they sit with the bookies in the latest NRL outright betting markets.

About the Newcastle Knights

Established: 1987
Home ground: McDonald Jones Stadium
Coach: Adam O’Brien
Captain: Mitchell Pearce
Premierships: Two – 1997, 2001
2020 ladder finish: Seventh (11-1-8)

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Updated Newcastle Knights futures odds

2021 Premiership Make Finals Top Point Scorer
Feb $21 $2.10 K Ponga $17
Mar $21 $2.10 K Ponga $17
Apr $51 $2.50 K Ponga $51
May $101 $2.80
Jun $101 $3.50
Jul $67 $2.25
Aug $67 $2.40
Sep $67

Best Newcastle Knights bets for NRL 2021

There are dozens of NRL futures markets for Newcastle, but where are they likely to return some real value?

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2021 Newcastle Knights draw

Newcastle Knights NRL fixture
Round Opponent Venue Date Time (NSW)
1 Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs McDonald Jones Stadium Friday, March 12 6:00pm
2 New Zealand Warrirors Central Coast Stadium Friday, March 19 6:00pm
3 West Tigers McDonald Jones Stadium Sunday, March 28 4:05pm
4 St George Illawarra Dragons McDonald Jones Stadium Sunday, April 4 4:05pm
5 Gold Coast Titans CBUS Super Stadium Saturday, April 10 3:00pm
6 Cronulla Sharks McDonalds Jones Stadium Friday, April 16 6:00pm
7 Penrith Panthers Panthers Stadium Thursday, April 22 7:50pm
8 Sydney Roosters Suncorp Stadium Saturday, May 1 7:35pm
9 Canberra Raiders McDonalds Park Saturday, May 8 3:00pm
10 West Tigers Suncorp Stadium Friday, May 14 6:00pm
11 North Queensland Cowboys Queensland Country Bank Stadium Thursday, May 20 7:50pm
12 Manly Sea Eagles McDonald Jones Stadium Sunday, May 30 4:05pm
13 Parramatta Eels McDonald Jones Stadium Sunday, June 6 4:05pm
14 South Sydney Rabbtiohs Stadium Australia/td>

Saturday, June 12 5:30pm
15 New Zealand Warriors McDonald Jones Stadium Saturday, June 19 3:00pm
16 North Queensland Cowboys McDonald Jones Stadium Saturday, July, 3 7:35pm
17 BYE
18 Melbourne Storm AAMI Park Saturday, July 17 7:35pm
19 Sydney Roosters Sydney Cricket Ground Friday, July 23 6:00pm
20 Canberra Raiders McDonald Jones Stadium Saturday, July 31 5:30pm
21 Brisbane Broncos McDonald Jones Stadium Thursday, August 5 7:50pm
22 Cronulla Sharks Netstrata Jubilee Stadium Sunday, August 15 4:05pm
23 Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Stadium Australia Saturday, August 22 5:30pm
24 Gold Coast Titans McDonald Jones Stadium Thurday, August 26 7:50pm
25 Brisbane Broncos Suncorp Stadium Saturday, September 4 3:00pm

Knights players to watch in 2021

Newcastle Knights star Kalyn PongaKalyn Ponga
Born: 30/3/1998
Games: 68
Tries: 30
Position: Fullback

Ponga could play anywhere in the back half, but his influence from fullback was highlighted two years ago when he scored 11 tries in the space of 12 starts, then follows it up with 10 tries, 14 try assists, 112 tackle breaks and 12 line breaks in 19 games last year. A full campaign from the WA-born star will put the Knights right in the mix for another finals spot.


NRL star Mitchell PearceMitchell Pearce
Born: 7/4/1989
Games: 297
Tries: 73
Position: Halfback

Mitchell Pearce will be wanting to come out and prove himself this season after being stuck in the headlines all throughout the off season. They will still be looking to Mitchell Pearce to lead the team even without captaincy in his name. Expect him to come out firing to push the knights back into the top eight.


Knights recruit Bradman BestBradman Best
Born: 9/06/2001
Games: 14
Tries: 9
Position: Centre

This 19 year old has secured himself a starting spot in the Newcastle Knights squad. Best dominated his junior competition in 2019 scoring seven tries in five games to earn him a call up to start the 2020 season in the NRL. Bradman scored eight tries in his 11 appearances and will be looking at following it up with an even bigger season with the New South Wales jersey in his sights. Will be one to watch this year.

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