OFFICIAL: Brad Fittler Names The NSW Blues Origin Side For Game 1


OFFICIAL: Brad Fittler Names The NSW Blues Origin Side For Game 1 NSWRL

Brad Fittler has named the official NSW Blues Origin side to take on Queensland in Game 1 of the State of Origin series.

A whopping 11 debutants headline Freddy's first-ever Origin side as a coach, with four of those set to line-up in the backline. 

There's only six survivors from the 2017 Origin squad that lost the decider at Suncorp Stadium; James Tedesco, James Maloney, David Kelmmer, Boyd Cordner, Tyson Frizell and Jake Trbojevic have all been included.  

The entire NSW team picked for Game 1 has a combined Origin experience of 40 games, compared to Queensland's 110-game experience. 

NSW Blues For Game 1: 

  1. James Tedesco (Sydney Roosters)
  2. Tom Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
  3. Latrell Mitchell (Sydney Roosters)
  4. James Roberts (Brisbane Broncos)
  5. Josh Addo-Carr (Melbourne Storm)
  6. James Maloney (Penrith Panthers)
  7. Nathan Cleary (Penrith Panthers)
  8. David Klemmer (Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs)
  9. Damien Cook (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
  10. Reagan Campbell-Gillard (Penrith Panthers)
  11. Boyd Cordner (c) (Sydney Roosters)
  12. Tyson Frizell (St George Illawarra Dragons)
  13. Jack de Belin (St George Illawarra Dragons)
  14. Paul Vaughan (St George Illawarra Dragons)
  15. Jake Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
  16. Angus Crichton (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
  17. Tyrone Peachey (Penrith Panthers)
  18. Tariq Sims (St George Illawarra Dragons)
  19. Nick Cotric (Canberra Raiders)