QLD Premier Rugby: Round 1 Wrap Up

UQ struck late, Wests ran wild, Souths scored possibly the try of the season (already) and Brothers proved that they'll be a different proposition in 2019. Catch up on all the action from the opening weekend of the QLD Premier Rugby season. UQ 38-12 Easts A four try onslaught in the final 20 minutes saw UQ open their season with a 38-12 win over Easts at St Lucia.  With the scores locked at 12-12 midway through the second half, the Students were too good for the Tigers late in the match.  Tries to Kye Oates and James Conville saw UQ lead 12-7 at the break before Matt Gordon barged over for Easts off the back of an attacking line out to level the scores early in the second half.  But from that point on it was all UQ.  The Red Heavies scrum began to dominate around the hour mark and UQ moved deep into Tigers territory.  Jock Campbell showed good footwork to split the defence and score soon after, then Adam Korczyk pounced on a loose ball a minute later and ra
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