Tonight’s NRL match for Round 4 is between Newcastle Knights and Canberra Raiders. The game is to be played at Hunter Stadium with the opening kick set to commence at 6:30pm local time. The odds have Newcastle as the $1.42 favourites ahead of the traveling team at $2.95. View our live scores and results for the game between Newcastle Knights and Canberra Raiders.
WHERE AND WHEN: Hunter Stadium, Sunday @ 18:30
Darius Boyd, James McManus, Anthony Quinn, Alex McKinnon, Akuila Uate, Jarrod Mullen, Tyrone Roberts, Kade Snowden, Danny Buderus, David Fa’alogo, Robbie Rochow, Chris Houston (capt), Jeremy Smith
Interchange: Timana Tahu, Neville Costigan, Adam Cuthbertson, Korbin Sims
Raiders: Reece Robinson, Sandor Earl, Jarrod Croker, Blake Ferguson, Jack Wighton, Josh McCrone (capt), Sam Williams, David Shillington (capt), Glen Buttriss, Brett White, Josh Papalii, Joel Edwards, Shaun Fensom
Interchange: Shaun Berrigan, Joe Picker, Dane Tilse, Tom Learoyd-Lahrs, Matt McIlwrick (one to be omitted)
The History: Played 38; Canberra 20, Newcastle 16, drawn 2. The Raiders may have the edge overall but they have a terrible record in the Hunter, claiming just five wins from 17 starts. The last eight matches are split four apiece. Despite the even spread of results the individual games haven’t been close – in those eight contests the victors have run away with it by more than 22 points per game!