NORTH Queensland will be out to prove they are more than a two-man team when they confront Cronulla without Matt Bowen and Test halfback Johnathan Thurston.
NORTH Queensland received a welcome boost for their NRL match against Cronulla with lock Luke O'Donnell set to play earlier than expected after a hip operation.
THE South Sydney Rabbitohs have sprung the biggest upset of the season by beating North Queensland Cowboys 28-24 and end their run of defeats this year.
INJURIES have rocked the Cowboys under-20 side ahead of their clash with South Sydney on Sunday.
SOUTH Sydney are winless and have dumped four players, but North Queensland, their NRL opponents at ANZ Stadium on Sunday, are still wary.
NORTH Queensland fullback Matt Bowen has been ruled out of the Cowboys clash with winless South Sydney at ANZ Stadium on Sunday due to a knee injury.
TEST selection may have upped the ante in the hunt for Carl Webb, but North Qld boss Peter Parr says it won't change the terms.
THE Melbourne Storm have travelled to Townsville to score a hard fought 12-10 victory over the North Queensland Cowboys tonight.
NORTH Queensland coach Graham Murray says the Cowboys were quietly confident of halting the Melbourne juggernaut in Saturday night's NRL clash at Townsville.
A full preview of the upcoming Storm v Cowboys clash at Dairy Framers Stadium, plus other facts and news from the Melbourne media desk.