Tag: North Queensland Cowboys

North Queensland and Canberra win but is task too tough for Ricky Stuart’s Raiders?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The North Queensland Cowboys and Canberra Raiders are still alive in 2017 with victories on Friday Night Football. Paul Green’s Cowboys left their run late scoring three tries in the final 12 minutes against WestsTigers at Campbelltown Stadium. It may have been local hero James Tedesco’s final game at the ground […]

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Things are going to get worse before they get better for Cowboys: Hodges

Queensland legend Justin Hodges says he is worried about the North Queensland Cowboys and were struggling long before Johnathan Thurston’s calf injury. Writing for NRL.com, Hodges believes things will get a lot worse before Thurston returns from injury. “The Cowboys have already been knocked around with injury this year with Matty Scott, Lachlan Coote and […]

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Cowboys blowout wishful thinking from Scott as another Queensland classic looms

Veteran North Queensland prop Matt Scott doesn’t want a close contest tonight against Brisbane after an enthralling golden point win over Canberra in round one. But it may be wishful thinking from Scott as the Broncos and Cowboys only deal in nail biters. “They’re typically close contests of late between the sides because you’ve got […]

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2017 Predictions: North Queensland Cowboys

BY CURTIS WOODWARD North Queensland Cowboys Coach: Paul Green Pre-season: Auckland Nines February 4th and 5th, v Roosters February 11th, v Wests Tigers February 17th   What they’ll get right: There is too much class in this team not to make the playoffs. They’ll still be a real force at home and will look like […]

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Cowboys legend Matt Scott says he would happily leave the club if the price was right

One of North Queensland’s favourite sons says he is willing to leave the club if the price is right. Cowboys legend Matt Scott has told Fox Sports he could finish his career at a rival club if it meant setting himself up financially. It would be a weird sight seeing the Australian and Queensland prop […]

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Kalyn Ponga’s father slams Cowboys for turning their back on his son

Kalyn Ponga’s father has sensationally told The Sunday Telegraph that North Queensland refused to support his son’s wishes to further his studies outside of football. Ponga turned down a contract extension from the Cowboys earlier in the season and that’s where the club turned their back on Ponga’s education according to Andre Ponga. The 18-year-old […]

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