Former North Queensland Toyota Cowboys greats Matt Bowen and Glenn Hall will headline a star-studded basketball curtain-raiser prior to the Townsville Fire’s WNBL home opener on Friday night at Townsville Stadium.

Hall has named former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds and the Townsville Crocs all-time leader in games Peter Crawford in his line-up for the clash with the Fire Legends.

The curtain raiser tips off at 6pm, with the Townsville Fire taking on the Adelaide Lightning from 7pm.

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Townsville Celebrities

Glenn Hall (c), Matt Bowen, Andrew Symonds, Mayor Jenny Hill, Karina Bennett, Brady Ellis, Peter Crawford, Brigadier Scott Winter

Past Fire Players

Claudia Brassard (c), Tania Baxter, Cherie Gallagher, Julia Duroux, Aneka Davis, Simone Page, Aroon Edgar, Ainsley Walsh, Rebecca Vanderjagt