"Unbelievable," Nathan Cleary said. "A dream come true."
The 20-year-old Blues halfback certainly sounded emotional as the siren sounded at the MCG but nothing could have topped the moment he got to hug his father, Ivan Cleary, after NSW took the first game of the 2018 State of Origin series.
It certainly was an incredible moment, and Triple M chatted to Cleary as he tried to put in to words how much tonight's win means to him.
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