North Queensland Cowboys

North Queensland CowboysThe North Queensland Cowboys were introduced to the NRL in 1995, and play their home matches in Townsville, the region’s largest city. After being anchored near the bottom of ladder for their first nine years, the Cowboys have enjoyed regular finals appearances since, including a maiden NRL premiership in 2015.

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North Queensland backed up their premiership win with a strong campaign in 2016. 17 wins saw them finish inside the NRL’s top four and while they were able to rebound from a qualifying loss to Melbourne with a semi final win over arch-rivals Brisbane, a preliminary final loss to Cronulla ended their title defense.

Senior coach: Paul Green
Captains: Jonathon Thurston, Matthew Scott
2016 finish: 4th
Premierships: 2015

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2017 Team List
John Asiata, Scott Bolton, Javid Bowen, Josh Chudleigh, Gavin Cooper, Lachlan Coote, Kyle Feldt, Shaun Fensom, Gideon Gela-Mosby, Jake Granville, Ben Hampton, Coen Hess, Sam Hoare, Shaun Hudson, Corey Jensen, Marcus Jensen, Patrick Kaufusi, Kyle Laybutt, Kane Linnett, Ethan Lowe, Patrick Mago, Michael Morgan, Justin O’Neill, Kalyn Ponga, Matthew Scott, Ben Spina, Jason Taumalolo, Ray Thompson, Johnathan Thurston, Braden Uele, Antonio Winterstein, Shane Wright

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Last updated: 10 March, 2017

North Queensland Cowboys Articles

Cronulla Sharks vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL live scores, blog

Cronulla Sharks vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 18 May 2017

The Cronulla Sharks might be winning, but they haven’t been anywhere near their best and that will need to change when they play a fast-improving North Queensland Cowboys outfit. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:50pm (AEST).

No Thurston, no worries as Cowboys beat hapless Bulldogs

No Thurston, no worries as Cowboys beat hapless Bulldogs

by , 11 May 2017

Michael Morgan put on a masterclass to lead the North Queensland Cowboys to a 16-point victory over the Canterbury Bulldogs in the opening game of Round 10 at ANZ Stadium.

Canterbury Bulldogs vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL scores, blog

Canterbury Bulldogs vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL scores, blog

by , 11 May 2017

The Canterbury Bulldogs will be looking to cement their position inside the top eight after the representative break when they host a North Queensland Cowboys side still without Johnathan Thurston. Join The Roar for live scores7:50pm (AEST).

The show most go on after tumultuous Rep Round

The show most go on after tumultuous Rep Round

by , 9 May 2017

Representative Round drew to a close on a picturesque afternoon in Mudgee, with Country going down to City in what was touted as the final fixture between these two after more than 100 years.

Anzac Test shoulder injury could ruin Thurston’s season

Anzac Test shoulder injury could ruin Thurston’s season

by , 6 May 2017

The NRL’s best player Johnathan Thurston has picked up a shoulder injury during Friday night’s Anzac Test, with varying reports coming to light about the seriousness as he went for a scan on Saturday.

Johnathan Thurston set to play in Anzac Test despite injury concerns

Johnathan Thurston set to play in Anzac Test despite injury concerns

by , 3 May 2017

Johnathan Thurston’s representative farewell tour is set to kick off with Australia’s rugby league Test in Canberra on Friday night, teammate Cooper Cronk has declared.

North Queensland Cowboys vs Parramatta Eels: NRL live scores, blog

North Queensland Cowboys vs Parramatta Eels: NRL live scores, blog

by , 28 Apr 2017

The Parramatta Eels will attempt to turn their woeful record in Townsville around when they face the North Queensland Cowboys, who could be boosted by the return of Johnathan Thurston. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:50pm (AEST).

Cowboys conquer courageous Knights

Cowboys conquer courageous Knights

by , 22 Apr 2017

The North Queensland Cowboys have defeated a hard-working and determined Newcastle Knights outfit this Saturday afternoon in Townsville.

North Queensland Cowboys vs Newcastle Knights Highlights: NRL scores, blog

North Queensland Cowboys vs Newcastle Knights Highlights: NRL scores, blog

by , 22 Apr 2017

Match result: The North Queensland Cowboys have defeated a hard-working and determined Newcastle Knights outfit this Saturday afternoon in Townsville.

St George Dragons vs North Queensland Cowboys Highlights: NRL scores, blog

St George Dragons vs North Queensland Cowboys Highlights: NRL scores, blog

by , 15 Apr 2017 Popular article!

Match result: The St George Illawarra Dragons have continued their excellent form with a six-point win over the North Queensland Cowboys.


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