Penrith Panthers v Newcastle Knights Stats

The Penrith Panthers and Newcastle Knights have played each other on 50 occasions; the Panthers have won 22 games, the Knights and have won 24 games and there have been four draws.

The Newcastle Knights need to score just nine points to record 1000 total points against the Penrith Panthers.

The Newcastle Knights did not win a game against the Penrith Panthers until the 1992 season (6L, 2D prior to the opening win).

The Penrith Panthers have won nine of the last twelve games between the two sides (9W, 2L & 1D).

The Penrith Panthers have won just nine of twenty-five games at Panthers Stadium against the Newcastle Knights, though they have won four of the last five at the venue.

The first game played between the two sides was a 14-8 win to the Penrith Panthers in round 5, 1988.

Biggest Wins

The Penrith Panthers’ biggest win over the Newcastle Knights was a 54-10 demolition in round 25, 2019.

The Newcastle Knights’ biggest win over the Penrith Panthers was a 60-18 rout in round 26, 2001.

Former Newcastle Knights utility Kurt Gidley

Top try-scorer in this clash

Kurt Gidley (NEW) – 9
Akuila Uate (NEW) – 9
Timana Tahu (NEW) – 7
Josh Mansour (PEN) – 7

Most prolific point-scorer in this clash

Andrew Johns (NEW) – 5 tries, 50 goals & 2 field goals (122 pts)
Kurt Gidley (NEW) – 9 tries & 29 goals (94 pts)
Nathan Cleary (PEN) – 5 tries & 31 goals (82 pts)
Ryan Girdler (PEN) – 2 tries & 21 goals (50 pts)

Players to have played for both sides from this clash

  1. Glenn Miller – 1986-1987 (PEN) & 1988-1992 (NEW)
  2. Tony Butterfield – 1985-1987 (PEN) & 1988-2000 (NEW)
  3. Graham Settree – 1989 (PEN) & 1990 (NEW)
  4. Ashley Gordon – 1989-1992 & 1995 (NEW) & 1993 (PEN)
  5. Matthew Rodwell – 1990 & 1992-1993 (NEW) & 2000-2001 (PEN)
  6. Nathan Barnes – 1992-1993 (PEN) & 1994-1995 (NEW)
  7. Craig Gower – 1996-2007 (PEN) & 2013 (NEW)
  8. Peter Shiels – 1993 (PEN) & 1998-2000 (NEW)
  9. Adam Woolnough – 2002-2007 (NEW) & 2008-2009 (PEN)
  10. Clint Newton – 2001-2007 & 2014-2015 (NEW) & 2012-2013 (PEN)
  11. Timana Tahu – 1999-2004 & 2012-2014 (NEW) & 2011 (PEN)
  12. Ben Rogers – 2004-2005 (PEN) & 2009-2011 (NEW)
  13. Brad Tighe – 2005-2007 (NEW) & 2008-2013 (PEN)
  14. Brendan Worth – 2005 (NEW) & 2007-2008 (PEN)
  15. Luke Walsh – 2007 (NEW) & 2009-2013 (PEN)
  16. Richie Fa’aoso – 2004 (PEN) & 2008-2012 (NEW)
  17. Wes Naiqama – 2008-2012 (NEW) & 2013 (PEN)
  18. Cameron Ciraldo – 2008-2011 (NEW) & 2012-2013 (PEN)

Players to have been sin-binned/sent-off from this clash

No players were sin-binned or sent-off in this clash.

Players to have scored three or more tries in one game in this clash

  1. Graham Mackay (PEN) scored three tries in round 17, 1991.
  2. Adam MacDougall (NEW) scored three tries in round 26, 2001.
  3. Robbie O’Davis (NEW) scored three tries in round 26, 2001.
  4. Timana Tahu (NEW) scored three tries in round 19, 2003.
  5. Michael Jennings (PEN) scored three tries in round 23, 2007.
  6. Frank Pritchard (PEN) scored three tries in round 23, 2007.
  7. Akuila Uate (NEW) scored three tries in round 4, 2010.

Head Coaching Records

Ron Willey (PEN) – 4/4 (100%)
Anthony Griffin (PEN) – 4/4 (100%)
Michael Hagan (NEW) – 7/9 (77.8%)
Warren Ryan (NEW) – 3/4 (75%)
Rick Stone (NEW) – 4/6 (66.7%)
Malcolm Reilly (NEW) – 2/3 (66.7%) (1 draw)
David Waite (NEW) – 3/5 (60%)
Wayne Bennett (NEW) – 3/5 (60%)
Ivan Cleary (PEN) – 5/10 (50%) (1 draw)
Brian Smith (NEW) – 1/2 (50%)
Matthew Elliott (PEN) – 3/7 (42.9%)
Phil Gould (PEN) – 3/8 (37.5%) (2 draws)
John Lang (PEN) – 2/7 (28.6%)
Nathan Brown (NEW) – 1/6 (16.7%)
Royce Simmons (PEN) – 1/9 (11.1%) (1 draw)
Cameron Ciraldo (PEN) – 0/1 (0%)
Danny Buderus (NEW) – 0/1 (0%)
Kristian Woolf (NEW) – 0/1 (0%)
Adam O’Brien (NEW) – 0/1 (0%)
Allan McMahon (NEW) – 0/7 (0%) (2 draws)

 

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