The Sydney Roosters are set for their first battle in Townsville since 2016 when they take on the North Queensland Cowboys for the first time at Queensland Country Bank Stadium.
Here's what you need to know heading into kick off.
Match: Cowboys v Roosters
Round 9 -
Venue: Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville
Cowboys v Roosters
Thursday, July 9th
Queensland Country Bank Stadium
Kick off: 7:50pm
HASHTAGS: #ShowYourTricolours #EastsToWin #NRLCowboysRoosters
BROADCAST: Channel Nine, Fox League (502 on Foxtel), Kayo Sports, NRL App
EASTS LEAGUES ARE BACK
The proud homes of the Sydney Roosters are back in action, with Bondi Junction, Kingswood and Berkeley Easts Leagues Clubs all up-and-running.
Enjoy your Roosters on the big screen as they take on the Cowboys on Thursday night and take advantage of the $15 meal deals available all day long.
10:00am - 06:00am, 7 days
12:00pm – till late 7 days
GAME DAY CONTENT
The best way to follow your Roosters and to get exclusive content on game day and during the lead up is through the Roosters website and app.
We'll post everything from exclusive player and coach chats, while analysing the match-ups, the last time we met and much more.
On game day, our Facebook will give a snapshot of the day, our Twitter will give live updates on the match and all surrounding content, while our Instagram will feature the best pictures from the day.
There are a few different ways that fans can watch our Round 9 match.
The broadcast will run through Channel Nine and Fox League, while fans with Kayo Sports will be able to stream the match on their preferred device.
Coverage will kick off from 7:30pm on Channel Nine, while Fox League's pre-match will start at 7pm.
Telstra customers will have FREE access to all matches of the NRL Telstra Premiership on the NRL App.
Non-Telstra customers may access live streaming and premium content, via an NRL Live Pass, for a recurring subscription fee of $3.99 per week, $14.99 per month or $99.99 per year (365 days).
New customers can enjoy a free two week trial with a Weekly, Monthly or Annual subscription.