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2nd half 'bombing run' keeps The Jets in Finals contention...just!

The slim Finals hopes of the Ipswich Jets have been kept alive, after a tense, nail-biting win over Norths Devils at the weekend.   Ranked 12th and 13th on the local footy ladder, Norths took the early lead..before the Jets 'flew in' with two second half tries to seal a tight 16...

Big pay makes Jason's Day...according to Forbes list.

Beaudesert golfer Jason Day has become Australia's highest earning sports-person, while soccer stars Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have taken over the top two spots in the annual Forbes rich list of athletes.   Day's brilliant golf form has helped put the 28-year-old among the world's top 100 earners for the first...

Toowoomba hockey ace may not be heading to Rio.

Darling Downs hockey champ Kiel Brown's hopes of heading to the Olympics remain in doubt, after missing out on playing in the men's 2016 Champions Trophy in the U.K.   Instead, the Toowoomba talent now faces a nervous wait at home, with no more opportunities to impress in the green and gold...

The Mountaineers to have the Chinese jumping through hoops.

All eyes will be on the Toowoomba Mountaineers, when they take on the Chinese-B team later this week.   It's expected to be a tough challenge for the Mountaineers, with the international team just missing out on Olympics selection for the Rio games.   The event takes place at U.S.Q’s Clive Berghofer Recreation Centre...

Logan's Lionheart pays tribute to Ali...the Greatest.

Australia's former world heavyweight contender and Logan boxing identity, Alex Leapai, has paid tribute to the late Muhammad Ali... saying he inspired him and many others in the wider sporting community.   Ali, who was nicknamed "The Greatest" for his many boxing feats, including winning three World titles, died over the weekend...

Will 'Power's on with victory at the Detroit Indy Cars.

Toowoomba’s Will Power has taken out the Grand Prix Indy Car race, at the Belle Isle course in Detroit.   Power took the chequered flag less than a second in front of Simon Peganaud, after an action-packed race – the second of two in the so-called 'Duel In Detroit' Series.   The win is...

Indigenous All-stars footy could kick off in Toowoomba.

There's a push to stage a Toowoomba Rugby League Indigeneous All-stars game next year.    The plan is to have an indigenous team made up of players from across the Darling Downs, to take on a T.R.L All-Stars team..made-up with non-indigenous players.   Clive Berghofer Stadium has been booked for February 25th, and officials...

Fingers crossed for Toowoomba Paralympian's bid for Rio.

Toowoomba wheelchair racer, Sam Carter, will now have to wait to see if he's been selected for the Rio Paralympics, after finishing 11th during latest round of qualifying.   Carter failed to improve on his previous T.54 men's 100 metre competition, with a time of 14.82 seconds at the Paralympic Grand Prix...

Big Mal declares his Origin view as 'neutral'...

Former Queensland State of Origin coach, Mal Meninga, is sitting on the fence - ahead of the series opener tonight.   This time last year, Big Mal was leading the Maroons to their 19th State Of Origin series win.   But more recently, he's been attending a New South Wales training session in his...

No podium finish this time for Power at Indianapolis.

Toowoomba's motor-racing champ, Will Power, failed to improve on last year's performance, at the Indianapolis 500.   The local hope came 10th at the 100th running of the race..while the day belonged to American, Alexander Rossi.   (Image courtesy of www.motorsport.com)    
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