Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Stone Delays the No.7 Call

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Stone Delays the No.7 Call

Article excerpt

NEWCASTLE coach Rick Stone will decide later this week whether skipper Kurt Gidley will move into halfback for what could be the remainder of the NRL season after Jarrod Mullen tore his pectoral muscle in Saturday's 8-6 win over Parramatta.

Mullen sustained the injury tackling Jeff Robson late in the first half and the Knights fear the worst, with recovery rate from the injury usually in the region of four to six months.

The injury marred the Knights' win, to end a run of three successive defeats, in a match played in wet conditions at Ausgrid Stadium in front of a crowd of 18,723.

C[pounds sterling]After the last few weeks it would have been very easy to throw in the towel, especially after losing Jarrod in the first half. It made things very tough, but we fought hard and I am very pleased with the win,C[yen] Stone said. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.