NSW Set To 7-Year Partnership

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NSW Set To 7-Year Partnership

The NSW State of Origin team will reportedly lose their annual $1 million VB sponsorship after this series, ending a seven-year association with the Blues.

The Daily Telegraph reports VB are stepping down, with rival brewers Lion Nathan - who have Tooheys - set to join the Blues.

However, it’s not sure who will actually replace VB on the front of the jersey, with an official announcement due shortly.

“There was a suggestion it could be The Star, already a commercial partner with the Blues. NSW players will stay at The Star before game two in Sydney,” read the report on www.dailytelegraph.com.au.