TV highlight for Cowboys
THE North Queensland Cowboys will take on reigning NRL champions and 2011 premiership favourites St George Illawarra in a rare Sunday afternoon free-to-air game for the club. Wayne Bennett’s men will host the Cowboys in round nine on May 8 at WIN Jubilee Oval at 3pm, with the game to be screened on free-to-air at 4pm. The announcement comes after scheduling for rounds eight and nine was released by the NRL yesterday. In round eight the Cowboys play Manly at Dairy Farmers Stadium on Saturday, with kick-off at 7.30pm. The Dragons game will come two days after the Australia-New Zealand Test on the Gold Coast and the City versus Country game in Albury.