They're not the first team to lose in Townsvielle but the Bulldogs are still shattered by their efforts against the Cowboys in Round 20.
It was billed as a Thursday night blockbuster that had top-four implications, yet only one side showed up.
Johnathan Thurston gave his home fans a 45-minute clinic before succumbing to a hamstring injury on Thursday night, with the result already beyond doubt.
The North Queensland Cowboys have strolled to a 36-0 win over the Bulldogs after a dominant first-half performance led by Johnathan Thurston.
The North Queensland Cowboys and Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have finalised their teams for Thursday night's Round 20 clash at 1300Smiles Stadium.
North Queensland's Gavin Cooper and Canterbury's Josh Jackson go head-to-head in Round 20 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
Two monstrous forward packs go head-to-head in what looms as a crucial battle in the race for the top four.
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Every player in the Bulldogs Under 20s programme is chasing the dream of one day reaching the top grade, but also ensuring they've got a focus outside of footy.
Chase Stanley's wretched run with injuries has continued with the Canterbury centre ruled out for the rest of the NRL season.