Akuila Uate

Newcastle Knights winger Akuila Uate has had knee surgery that rules him out for the remainder of the season.

Uate had been in and out of the team due to ongoing issues with his left knee, before it was decided to have surgery last week.

Surgery allows the 26-year-old to resume pre-season training with the team later in the year.

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