The 30-year-old’s form had some arguing the ex-Canterbury and Wests Tigers back could have been a chance of getting a call-up for Queensland in this year’s State of Origin series.
His Maroons hopes have however been dashed by his injury news.
Gold Coast, who have slipped to a 3-5 record after blowing an early 22-0 lead to lose 36-28 to the Broncos, welcome back athletic backrower Tino Fa’asuamaleaui for Saturday’s game against Thompson’s former Tigers team.
The ex-Melbourne star missed the Titans’ past two matches due to suspension.
Gold Coast haven’t given up hope of ending an underwhelming NRL campaign with a finals berth as they chase some elusive consistency in the closing rounds. Their 2021 NRL season hasn’t panned out how they expected but the Titans haven’t given up hope of making a late charge to their finals. Last weekend’s 32-10 win […]
The Gold Coast Titans have absolutely run through the St George Illawarra Dragons thanks to an incredible performance from the Titans’ froward pack and a Dragons side that made 13 errors and missed nearly double the amount of tackles than the Gold Coast.
Queensland forward David Fifita is set to miss State of Origin game 3 under suspension but Valentine Holmes is free to play despite his tackle that left fellow Maroons star Kayln Ponga nursing a neck problem.