The North Queensland Cowboys have fought back in the second half to claim a 20-18 win over Newcastle..
Johnathan Thurston inspired the comeback, scoring once and setting up three tries in the clash..
The win snaps a five-game home losing streak for the Cowboys side.
In the other NRL game, the Bulldogs pummelled the Wests Tigers 16 – 4..
This afternoon the Sea Eagles host the Panthers, the Rabbitohs face the Eels, and the Storm battle the Raiders.