Gold Coast Breakers narrowly missed their opportunity to secure a win after Wests Bulldogs claimed a close 26-21 victory in round seven of Queensland Premier Rugby at Bond University.
Sunnybank have recorded another win on home turf, defeating Norths 54-29 in a relentless Queensland Premier Rugby clash at Oldmac Oval.
Seven St.George Queensland Reds representatives have been rewarded with selection in the Australia Rugby Union’s initial 25-man Test squad for their upcoming three-game series against The British and Irish Lions in June.
The St.George Queensland Reds will turn their attention to the Stormers after commencing their two-game South African campaign with a 27-13 loss to the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Sunday.
GPS as one of the oldest Rugby Clubs in Australia will celebrate their history as they play host to top of the table Brothers, in the third Queensland Premier Rugby Heritage Round at Yoku Road on Saturday.
St.George Queensland Reds captain James Horwill and fullback Luke Morahan return to the starting line-up for Sunday morning’s crucial Super Rugby contest against South Africa’s Cheetahs in Bloemfontein (kickoff 3:00am Qld time).
Queensland Premier Rugby heavyweights Brothers and GPS will vie for early season supremacy when the only two unbeaten teams do battle at Yoku Road on Saturday.
Queensland Country Rugby players will have the exclusive chance to represent their State at Hunter Stadium in Newcastle as the Queensland Country Heelers take on the NSW Country Cockatoos in the curtain raiser to the British and Irish Lions’ match against a combined Queensland and NSW Country side.