Blues deliver the most exciting Origin game in years - The Roar

The Blues have played their best game of football in ten years, delivering a decisive victory – perhaps their only really decisive victory – since the current Queensland dynasty came of age. While commentators might bemoan the absence of Johnathan ...

Walters out-coached, outdone and soon to be on the run - The Roar

First off, what a win for New South Wales. For so many years, as a Queensland fan, I thought they had the players for State of Origin but just weren't selecting them correctly. On Wednesday night, Laurie Daley and his selection panel got it right, and ...

Blues crush Maroons in Origin I - Inside Sport

New South Wales are on track to break Queensland's State of Origin domination after a 28-4 game one win over the Maroons at Suncorp Stadium on Wednesday night. Queensland have won 10 of the past 11 State of Origin series but have a mountain to ...

State of Origin 1 2017: who was man of the match? Channel 9, selectors - Fox Sports

BRISBANE - NSW Blues prop Andrew Fifita has won the man-of-the-match award in Game I of the State of Origin after a dominant display from the Sharks behemoth. Fifita scored a second-half try, set up James Maloney to score the opening try of the match ...

State of Origin: Blues on brink of a new era as Maroons stare into abyss - The Australian

It was a night of records and redemption for NSW. A night when the Blues stormed Suncorp Stadium and departed with one hand on the State of Origin shield thanks to their greatest victory win at a ground that has been a graveyard. A night when the guard ...