Phil Lutton Injuries to force Queensland to bring in fresh faces for game three.
Phil Lutton Queensland will ensure Trent Hodkinson gets an 80-minute examination of his Origin credentials as the Blues halfback comes under the microscope a day out from the series opener in Brisbane.
Phil Lutton The Broncos could miss out on the signature of Australian captain Cameron Smith as speculation mounts the Storm rake will elect to play out his career in Melbourne.
Phil Lutton Cameron Smith commands a great deal of respect in Queensland but can't command the Origin crowd to stay in their seat as Paul Gallen triumphantly hoists the shield.
Phil Lutton After eight serene years of being able to create and execute seemingly at will, Queensland's State of Origin dynasty ended in a moment of fruitless frustration, the kind of pointless arm-waving that...
Phil Lutton Queensland had to wait for one halfback prior to game two. Now they will sweat on another as Cooper Cronk makes an audacious bid to come back in time to help save the Maroons from a demoralising...
Phil Lutton Cooper Cronk has been named to make his return from a broken arm and Corey Parker returns from a facial injury as the Maroons bolster their Origin squad for game three of the series.
Phil Lutton State of Origin Live: Game two from Sydney
Phil Lutton Meninga doesn't believe NSW will target Cherry-Evans' injured knee.
Phil Lutton Sam Thaiday will miss the Origin opener and Roosters backrower Aidan Guerra will make his debut as Queensland reshuffle their backrow ahead of the first game at Suncorp Stadium.
Phil Lutton Sydney Roosters backrower Aidan Guerra is the only new face in the Queensland State of Origin side after coach Mal Meninga unveiled the squad that will take aim at a ninth-consecutive series victory.
Phil Lutton Mal Meninga has started the Origin campaign on the front foot, saying his players value their place in the Queensland side as NSW continues to wrestle with the fallout of Mitchell Pearce's boozy...
Phil Lutton Roleplayers just as important as superstars for Meninga's Maroons.
Phil Lutton In an era of contrived sporting rivalries, Cameron Smith says State of Origin is keeping it real. No matter how many things change, Queensland will always hate NSW and the Blues despise the Maroons.
Phil Lutton Mal Meninga has declared his Origin skipper Cameron Smith the best hooker that's ever played the game and wished the Blues good luck in curtailing his influence in the Origin opener.
Phil Lutton Queensland selectors will resist the urge to shake up their Origin side and give injured stars like Greg Inglis and Billy Slater every opportunity to prove their fitness before game two in Sydney...
Phil Lutton Find out the winners and losers on an epic night of Origin football in Brisbane.
Phil Lutton Queensland have named a 22-man squad for Origin II due to the high number of players under an injury cloud.