TROPHY TOUR: The NRL grand final trophy will make its way to Rockhampton, but no players are coming with it. Cowboys’ co-captains Matt Scott and Johnathan Thurston are pictured in Mackay.
TROPHY TOUR: The NRL grand final trophy will make its way to Rockhampton, but no players are coming with it. Cowboys’ co-captains Matt Scott and Johnathan Thurston are pictured in Mackay. Lee Constable

Cowboys club explains why trophy and no players to visit

THE NRL grand final trophy will be making its way to Rockhampton, but the players won't be coming with it.

A Cowboys spokesperson said the trophy, won by the Cowboys after beating the Broncos in the final last month, will come to town on November 29 accompanied by CEO Greg Tonner.

However, the players will not make it, as they start their pre-season training the next day.

Rockhampton will be as far as the trophy tour will go; it has also headed as far west as Winton and Longreach.

Would you attend a parade/ special event to see the trophy if no players are with it?

This poll ended on 06 November 2015.

Current Results

Yes

10%

No

89%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.



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