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Origin Game 1: Queensland report card - Chinchilla News;

Origin Game 1: Queensland report card - Chinchilla News

Chinchilla NewsOrigin Game 1: Queensland report cardChinchilla NewsWhat coach Kevin Walters does next will determine whether it's the definitive end to the single greatest era Origin has seen. Because wherever he looked across the board, it wasn't pretty. Not least the seismic calls made by the coach himself 10 days ...and more »

STATE OF ORIGIN 2017: GAME 1 WRAP - Commentary Box Sports

STATE OF ORIGIN 2017: GAME 1 WRAPCommentary Box SportsTo open the game, the first five minutes showed us what what've been seeing for a better part of a decade. The Blues throwing themselves into an unbothered Queensland defence, finishing with an average kick that started a Queensland set that would end ...and more »

State of Origin: NSW v Queensland game one highlights - Wide World of Sports;

State of Origin: NSW v Queensland game one highlights - Wide World of Sports

Wide World of SportsState of Origin: NSW v Queensland game one highlightsWide World of SportsThe opening State of Origin match between Queensland and New South Wales at Suncorp Stadium had more than its fair share of memorable moments. The two teams turned on an epic struggle in the first half that was punctuated by some big hits and some ...and more »

Tedesco proud of dazzling Origin I display - Yahoo7 Sport;

Tedesco proud of dazzling Origin I display - Yahoo7 Sport

Yahoo7 SportTedesco proud of dazzling Origin I displayYahoo7 SportThe NSW fullback might be struggling for form with the Wests Tigers but turned in a faultless display in Wednesday night's 28-4 State of Origin win over Queensland. Tedesco busted 13 tackles, ran for 199 metres and scored a wonder try early in the ...and more »

An unforgettable night of Origin that Mitchell Pearce can't remember - Stuff.co.nz;

An unforgettable night of Origin that Mitchell Pearce can't remember - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzAn unforgettable night of Origin that Mitchell Pearce can't rememberStuff.co.nzMitchell Pearce was so badly concussed after a hit from Will Chambers he can't remember the first State of Origin match. Mitchell Pearce finally delivered a blinder in a NSW jumper but will have to hunt down a tape of State of Origin I in order to ...and more »

'This is what you live for' - Andrew Fifita on Blues' dominant win over Maroons - TVNZ

'This is what you live for' - Andrew Fifita on Blues' dominant win over MaroonsTVNZAndrew Fifita of NSW attacks during Game 1 of the State of Origin rugby league against Queensland. Source: Photosport. The NSW and Cronulla wrecking ball reinforced why he is fast building a reputation as one of the NRL's premier big-game players after ...and more »

State of Origin: Andrew Fifita stars as New South Wales rout Queensland - Stuff.co.nz;

State of Origin: Andrew Fifita stars as New South Wales rout Queensland - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzState of Origin: Andrew Fifita stars as New South Wales rout QueenslandStuff.co.nzAndrew Fifita, take a bow. It was the night the controversial prop finally stamped his authority on the Origin arena. With a performance Arthur Beetson would have been proud of, Fifita solidified his place as the game's premier front-rower – producing ...and more »

Will Walters wield axe after Queensland's huge loss? - The Satellite;

Will Walters wield axe after Queensland's huge loss? - The Satellite

The SatelliteWill Walters wield axe after Queensland's huge loss?The SatelliteQUEENSLAND coach Kevin Walters is under pressure to wield the axe after an Andrew Fifita-inspired NSW consigned the aging Maroons to their worst Origin defeat at Suncorp Stadium. The jubilation over Cameron Smith's record 40th Origin game turned to ...and more »

Qld pack under scrutiny ahead of Origin II - SBS

Qld pack under scrutiny ahead of Origin IISBSAn ageing Queensland pack is set to come under scrutiny after exciting rookie Dylan Napa could not stop NSW's record 28-4 State of Origin game one win. Source: AAP. 1 Jun 2017 - 4:34 AM UPDATED 43 MINS AGO ...and more »

The Liebke Ratings: State of Origin 1 - The Roar;

The Liebke Ratings: State of Origin 1 - The Roar

The RoarThe Liebke Ratings: State of Origin 1The RoarIt's State of Origin time. The most senselessly violent time of the year when 34 men, encompassing almost 9000 hectares of tattooed flesh between them, divvy themselves up by meaningless geographical borders and play some rugby league football.and more »

State of Origin player ratings - New Zealand Herald

State of Origin player ratingsNew Zealand HeraldMitchell Pearce of the Blues is congratulated by team mates after scoring a try. Photo / Getty. Player ratings of State of Origin I where New South Wales thrashed Queensland to take a 1-0 lead in thes series.and more »

Blues smash Queensland like Queensland used to smash them - The Roar;

Blues smash Queensland like Queensland used to smash them - The Roar

The RoarBlues smash Queensland like Queensland used to smash themThe RoarNew South Wales have gleefully pantsed Queensland to take a 1-0 State of Origin lead, in the process extending their oppressive reign of terror over the hapless defending champions to two consecutive matches. The 28-4 clattering at Suncorp Stadium was ...and more »

Slater and Thurston must be rushed back for Game 2 - The Roar;

Slater and Thurston must be rushed back for Game 2 - The Roar

The RoarSlater and Thurston must be rushed back for Game 2The RoarAnthony Milford of the Queensland Maroons is dejected following a NSW try during Game 1 of the State of Origin series at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt) ...and more »

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

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

The RoarBlues deliver the most exciting Origin game in yearsThe RoarThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

The RoarWalters out-coached, outdone and soon to be on the runThe RoarFirst 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 ...and more »

Blues crush Maroons in Origin I - Inside Sport;

Blues crush Maroons in Origin I - Inside Sport

Inside SportBlues crush Maroons in Origin IInside SportNew 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 ...and more »

Chambers to miss a game for Pearce tackle - SBS

Chambers to miss a game for Pearce tackleSBSMelbourne and Queensland centre Will Chambers is set to miss a game for his high shot on Mitchell Pearce in State of Origin I. Source: AAP. 1 Jun 2017 - 12:14 AM UPDATED 1 HOUR AGO. Tweet. Will Chambers is set to miss Melbourne's NRL clash with ...and more »

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

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

Fox SportsState of Origin 1 2017: who was man of the match? Channel 9, selectorsFox SportsBRISBANE - 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 ...and more »

Napa shows enough for future - Gold Coast Bulletin;

Napa shows enough for future - Gold Coast Bulletin

Gold Coast BulletinNapa shows enough for futureGold Coast BulletinDYLAN Napa's very first taste of State of Origin football was enough to prove it's not all doom and gloom for Queensland. In an ultra-aggressive 22-minute opening stint, the firebrand debutant firmly stuck his hand up to be the man to lead the pack of ...and more »

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

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

The AustralianState of Origin: Blues on brink of a new era as Maroons stare into abyssThe AustralianIt 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 ...and more »