The NRL has confirmed the times and venues for weeks two and three of the Telstra Premiership Finals Series, which will begin with the knockout semi-final between the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys and Brisbane Broncos at 1300SMILES Stadium on Friday night.
The Cowboys NYC team will play Wests Tigers in the NRL curtain-raiser, after North Queensland were defeated 34-30 in golden point by the Dragons at Suncorp Stadium in week one.
Tickets for Friday night's game are on sale through Ticketek from 10am Monday to ticketed members, and from 10am Tuesday for the general public.
The winner from the Queensland derby blockbuster will advance to play the Sharks on Friday 23 September at Allianz Stadium in week three.
NRL TELSTRA PREMIERSHIP FINALS SERIES
1st Semi-Final: Friday 16 September, 7.55pm, 1300SMILES Stadium
NRL: North Queensland Cowboys v Brisbane Broncos
NYC: North Queensland Cowboys v Wests Tigers; 5.15pm
2nd Semi-Final: Saturday 17 September, 7.40pm, GIO Stadium
NRL: Canberra Raiders v Penrith Panthers
NYC: Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks v Sydney Roosters, 5pm
Preliminary Final: Friday 23 September, 7.55pm, Allianz Stadium
NRL: Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks v Winner of Cowboys v Broncos
NYC: St George Illawarra Dragons v Winner of Sharks v Roosters, 5.15pm
NYC: Penrith Panthers v Winner of Cowboys v Tigers, 2.55pm
Preliminary Final: Saturday 24 September, 7.40pm, AAMI Park
NRL: Melbourne Storm v Winner of Raiders v Panthers
• Ticketed members: 10am-8pm Monday 12 Sep
• Non-ticketed members: 4pm, Monday 12 Sep - 8am, Tuesday 13 Sep
• General public: From 10am, Tuesday 13 Sep
• Ticketek – ticketing & car park sales – online, in person or call centre (132 849)
• Cowboys membership team – member enquiries – 1300 462 692 (option 1)
Fans will be able to purchase a limited number of NRL Telstra Premiership Finals Series tickets from $20 for NRL club ticketed members and $25 for the general public.
For more information, visit nrl.com/tickets.