Jonathan Thurston out after torn ligament

North Queensland Cowboys co-captain Johnathan Thurston will be out for up to six weeks, after he was diagnosed with a grade-two medial ligament tear in his left knee. Thurston, who left the field during the second half of Queensland’s 34-24 victory in the State of Origin decider, met with noted knee surgeon Dr Peter Meyers … [Read the full story]

Can Prince William squeeze in a game of rugby

The prince is scheduled to arrive in Australia on Saturday to inspect the damage caused by Cyclone Yasi. He has made it clear he wants to meet people affected and also personally thank those who helped the region through a very difficult time. Cowboys chief executive Peter Jourdain, who sent the invitation on Monday, expects … [Read the full story]