Johnathan Thurston

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Johnathan Thurston, Michael Morgan face a nervous night against the Canberra Raiders in the NRL

Michael Morgan Cowboys

Laine Clark If you think Johnathan Thurston is nervous before his rematch with Josh Papalii, spare a thought for Michael Morgan.

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Jack Wighton to take on Johnathan Thurston in round one

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Portrait of The Canberra Raiders' Jack Wighton
Filed: Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:26:00 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Chris Wilson Raiders sensation Jack Wighton faces the ultimate NRL test in his top-grade debut at No. 6 - Johnathan Thurston.

Johnathan Thurston wins second Golden Boot

Ian Laybourn Australian Johnathan Thurston has joined Andrew Johns and Darren Lockyer as only the third player to win Rugby League World's coveted Golden Boot twice.

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League

World Cup the tonic for Johnathan Thurston after difficult season

Johnathan Thurston.

Michael Carayannis It was the day Johnathan Thurston lost his trademark laugh. Rewind to the week after the Cowboys were bundled out of the NRL finals for the second successive season on the back of controversial...

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Billy Slater fighting fit for Rugby League World Cup final, says Johnathan Thurston

Billy Slater

Playmaker Johnathan Thurston expects Billy Slater to play in the Rugby League World Cup final after the Kangaroos fullback trained strongly again on Friday.

League

Johnathan Thurston hits out after early ASADA visit

Thurston

Megan Levy Rugby league star Johnathan Thurston has lashed out at the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority, claiming officers were "bashing down the front door" at 6am to give him a drug test.

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League

Early debate over NSW halves 'crazy': Peter Sterling

Jon Tuxworth Halves battle between Jarrod Mullen and Terry Campese shapes as crucial in Saturday afternoon's clash.

Wests Tigers v North Queensland Cowboys

Robbie Farah

Phil Mitchell Live coverage as the Wests Tigers take on the North Queensland Cowboys.

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Robbie Farah injured as Wests Tigers defeat Cowboys

Captain's knock: Robbie Farah crosses for a try in the Tigers win over the Cowboys.

Brad Walter Skipper Robbie Farah dislocated his elbow as Wests Tigers continued their impressive start to the season with a 16-4 win over North Queensland in what may have been one of the joint-venture club's...

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The best NRL buys of 2014

80-minute man: Nathan Peats is thriving at Parramatta.

Daniel Lane and Adrian Proszenko They may not be the biggest names in the game, but each has added a new dimension to his team after having arrived at new locations.

League

Talkin' Teams and Ultimate League

Josh Papalii.

Chris Boulous Join Chris Boulous for the NRL team news as it comes as well as plenty of Ultimate League chat.

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Ultimate league: The real reason Queensland rules

Wests Tigers hooker Robbie Farah has been the best performer in Ultimate League this season.

Chris Boulous Do you want to know the reason Queensland have won eight State of Origins in a row?

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Wests Tigers v North Queensland Cowboys

Campbelltown Stadium, Saturday 7.30pm (AEST)

League

North Queensland Cowboys cruise to victory over Newcastle Knights

Matthew Wright celebrates his try with Brent Tate in North Queensland's thumping win over Newcastle in Townsville on Monday night.

Brett Keeble North Queensland have kick-started their NRL premiership campaign with an emphatic win over Newcastle in Townsville on Monday night.

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For Wests Tigers Blake Austin training starts long before he gets to Concord

On track: New Wests Tigers five-eighth Blake Austin.

Daniel Lane Depending on his training schedule new Wests Tigers five-eighth Blake Austin normally starts his work day by catching the 6.

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Cowboys v Knights

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: There'll be a lot of emotion around this game for Newcastle, as there will be for the rest of the season without Alex McKinnon.

The Fitz Files

The Fitz Files: NRL doctors do little about concussion

Delicate subject: Comparing injury rates across sports is dangerous given there is no accepted definition of concussion.

Peter FitzSimons Dr Sam Sorrenti, spokesman for NRL club doctors, was quoted this week downplaying the effects of concussion and the claims of Ian Roberts, in particular, that he had suffered brain damage.

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Gold Coast Titans v North Queensland Cowboys

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Richard Blackburn Gold Coast Titans v North Queensland Cowboys

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Gold Coast Titans topple North Queensland Cowboys in slippery conditions

Kevin Gordon.

Ed Jackson Monday’s clash between the Titans and Cowboys at Robina Stadium may have been won by the home team in an arm wrestle but it was a creature with no limbs which stole the show.

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Gold Coast Titans v North Queensland Cowboys

GOLD COAST TITANS v NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS at Cbus Super Stadium, 6.30pm.