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It's been hailed as one of the biggest deciders in Origin history, but there's added emotion fuelling tonight's game.
Injury has forced Johnathan Thurston to spend the rest of 2017 on the sideline, and he's confirmed that this will be his final year of rep footy despite the fact that he'll be unable to run out for a proper farewell.
The NRL has posted this ripper of a tribute video on social media, and we reckon even the most devout NSW fans will be a bit emotional after watching this clip. Watch the video below.