As it stated in Youthful North Queensland Cowboys hold off Gold Coast TitansBRADLEY KANARIS/GETTY IMAGES Kalyn Ponga celebrates with Gideon Gela-Mosby after a Cowboys try.
The class of 2017 graduated with flying colours for North Queensland as the injury-hit Cowboys held out the Gold Coast Titans for a 32-26 win in Saturday night’s NRL clash.
They may have worn out their welcome with the win but North Queensland aren’t leaving any time soon.
However, North Queensland still bounced back from last round’s flat 30-8 loss to Manly with a stirring display against an equally injury-riddled Titans outfit.
It marked North Queensland’s first win on the Gold Coast since Round 20, 2011.
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Especially after they combined to help Gold Coast break their winning duck in last round’s 26-14 upset over Parramatta.
North Queensland are hoping to bounce back from last round’s 30-8 home loss to Manly.
Ex-Sydney Roosters centre Dale Copley will also bolster a depleted backline after getting the green light to make his Gold Coast debut a week later than planned.
Titans co-captain and ex-Melbourne backrower Kevin Proctor had no complaints with his young halves three games into his Gold Coast career.
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referring to Source: Getty ImagesTaylor nailed the goal from touch to trail by four.
Source: Getty Images“It all comes down to the big boys getting quick play the balls,” Hess said.
Between them they scored four tries in North Queensland’s 32-26 win the Gold Coast at Cbus Super Stadium on Saturday night.
In his first touch for the Titans, new recruit Dale Copley dropped the ball and the Cowboys made them pay after four minutes.
Source: Getty ImagesTo add further insult, Ponga scored his first try in first grade, hitting a gaping hole off an inside ball form Thurston.
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