New York Knights

  • Team NameNew York Knights
  • CaptainCJ Cortalano
  • CEOMatt Astill / Rob Balachandran
  • Founded2001
  • Home StadiumThe Castle Pier 40
  • Head CoachGuillaume Cieutat

Originally the New York Broncos, the Knights was founded and joined the AMNRL for its inaugural 1998 season. They adopted their current name in 2001 after forming a team partnership with the NewCastle Knights of Australia’s National Rugby League. Since their inception the team has made a numerous of playoff appearances, and won the AMNRL Grand Final in 2002, 2009, 2011 and 2012.  After being away from Rugby League in 2014, the New York Knights look forward to getting back on the pitch as a new addition to the USARL.


Date Time Match Venue Score
Sun, Jun 05 6:00 pm (H) Brooklyn Kings vs
(A) New York Knights
Bushwick Inlet Park, Brooklyn 24-26
Sat, Jun 11 5:00 pm (H) Rhode Island Rebellion vs
(A) New York Knights
Brown University 10-46
Sat, Jun 18 6:00 pm (H) New York Knights vs
(A) Boston 13s
Randalls Island 42-6
Sat, Jun 25 6:30 pm (H) New York Knights vs
(A) Delaware Black Foxes
Pier 40 - NYC. 82-24
Sat, Jul 09 5:00 pm (H) Philadelphia Fight vs
(A) New York Knights
A. A. Garthwaite Stadium 30-22
Sat, Jul 16 (H) New York Knights vs
(A) Rhode Island Rebellion
Sat, Jul 23 12:00 pm (H) White Plains Wombats vs
(A) New York Knights
SUNY Purchase College 12-62
Sat, Jul 30 (H) New York Knights vs
(A) Brooklyn Kings