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Tag: Adam O'Brien

A GOOD SPORT: Knights stay solid… and it pays off

The Newcastle Knights are the darlings of the Hunter… after ignoring outside noise and staying loyal to head coach Adam O'Brien.

A GOOD SPORT: Humble pie tastes good when it involves the Matildas

To see the Matildas crush an opposition like Canada 4-0 to salvage its FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign was extraordinary.

Knights keen to help Clifford find form

Newcastle coach Adam O'Brien says benched playmaker Jake Clifford is down on confidence after the NRL side's horror stretch that has seen them slump to last.

Why Knights star Ponga snubbed the Dolphins

Newcastle star Kalyn Ponga turned down the chance to be a foundation player for the Dolphins by signing a new five-year deal with the Knights.

Knights coach O’Brien wants answers from NRL

Newcastle want answers from the NRL over a controversial late decision and a failure to gain a set restart in their 21-16 loss to St George Illawarra.

Ponga not distracted by contract talk: O’Brien

Newcastle coach Adam O'Brien doesn't have a problem with Kalyn Ponga's drawn-out contract discussions, saying they are not a distraction for his star fullback.

REAL NRL: Pathway to provide opportunities

Chairman John Crooks has high hopes for Tooheys Newcastle Rugby League (Real NRL) in 2022 – and beyond.

Knights find culture, attack: O’Brien

The Knights are on top of the NRL ladder off the back of a never-say-die culture and an improved attack, according to coach Adam O'Brien.
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