Kick your Magic Weekend off with Thunder v Knights Friday night clash

Fans travelling up to the North East for the Rhinos much anticipated clash with Wigan at the Magic Weekend at St James’ Park can get their Rugby League action early with Newcastle Thunder taking on York City Knights at Kingston Park on the Friday night with big discounts for anyone with a Magic Weekend ticket.

The pair meet in an important Kingstone Press League One fixture on the 29th May, as they look to press their claims for a top five spot in the league and the chance to play off for promotion for next season. 

Thunder have moved from Gateshead to Kingston Park, the home of Aviva Premiership side Newcastle Falcons, and are coached by Papua New Guinean legend Stanley Gene. 

Any fans who already have a Magic Ticket can gain entry to the game on production of their Magic ticket for just £5 for adults and £2.50 kids. Kick off is 8pm.