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Blackhawks thrash Cutters

THE Townsville Blackhawks have announced themselves as the team to beat in the Queensland Cup this season after thumping the Mackay Cutters 56-12 in their opening game in Mackay on Saturday night.

Female footballers set to shine

FEMALE football will be in the spotlight at Brolga Park tomorrow as the North Queensland United women’s team takes on the NQ Football All Stars as part of the Female Football Week celebrations.